Category Archives: Fen Landscape

Shutter Hub – Postcards from Great Britain

Further to posts on 28/11/19, 14/2/20, 15/3/20 and 18/6/20, I’ve submitted five more photographs to Shutter Hub’s Postcards From Great Britain project – today is the final deadline for entries. This set covers Fen landscape, which I’ve explained as follows: … Continue reading

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Fenscape Cottenham

Heavy rain as I was leaving for Cottenham yesterday. I should say, ‘More heavy rain’, as we seem to have it every day. The ground is sodden and wherever we walk the paths are muddy. More record breaking rain in … Continue reading

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Fen Landscape, Rampton

After a wet October and some miserable days in early November, Friday 13th shed its triskaidekaphobia image – bright and clear it was late autumn at its best. We walked Cow Lane from Rampton towards Willingham. I photographed again the … Continue reading

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Fen Landscape – Landbeach

On a walk at Landbeach, Cambridgeshire, 17th October 2020.

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Fen Landscape – Paul Hart

Paul Hart (see post 20th September 2020) has a very distinctive take on Fen landscape, published to great effect in his three books Drained, Farmed and Reclaimed.  But he’s not impartial.  He shows a controlled, ordered, utilitarian landscape, a social, … Continue reading

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Edgelands – Paul Hart

Press release about the new exhibition of work by Paul Hart at the Fen Ditton Gallery. ‘Few artist photographers have turned their critical lens on the Lincolnshire Fens: one of the most productive yet haunting agricultural landscapes in the UK. … Continue reading

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Fen Landscape 40

Quy Fen: nice oak; mythic dead wood; shame about the seat.

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Covid 19 Day 61 22nd May

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Covid 19 Day 52 13th May

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Covid 19 Day 48 9th May

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Covid 19 Day 47 8th May

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Covid19 Day 37 29th April

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Covid 19 Day 35 27th April

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Fen Landscape 39

View of Great North Fen from the embankment along Cottenham Lode yesterday.  A brilliant April day, sunshine with a cooling breeze.  Swallows skimmed over Lode Farm; a kestrel hunted, flap-glide-hover, along the Lode; a whitethroat sang its scratchy, cross, song … Continue reading

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Covid 19 Day 31 23rd April

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