Category Archives: Travels

Photographs taken during travels outside the UK and being collated into a photo book. Pictures included here are emerging from the selection process, but may not be included finally.

St Davids at Random

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Covid 19 Day 98 28th June 2020

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Take a Seat – Take a Moment 31

The draft of Take a Seat is complete and has gone to Blurb for printing. It is due back by the end of the month.

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The Acropolis

Black+White Photography magazine for February 2020 (No. 238) features photographs of the Acropolis by Tod Papageorge, under the title ‘Like Ancient Gods’.  The pictures were taken in 1983-84 and are from On the Acropolis by Papageorge, published by Stanley/Barker.  They … Continue reading

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Northumberland September 2019

Saturday 7th September  Leave home 9.00 am.  A14 then A1 north.  Coffee and croissant at Blyth Services.  Road signs define the north: Rotherham, Doncaster, Leeds, Harrogate, York, Ripon, Darlington, Middlesbrough, Durham, Sunderland, Gateshead, Newcastle – Upon –Tyne.  A gazetteer of … Continue reading

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Take a Seat – Take a Moment 18

This guardian looks as if she’s not just taking a moment: she has the air of a permanent fixture, someone for whom the moment has become a lifetime of dedication to the tranquil beauty of Agios Kapnikoreus amid the bustling … Continue reading

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Tablets on the Acropolis

TUI has provided its visitors to the Acropolis with tablets and handy sunshades.  Presumably a tablet avoids the need to look at the real thing, see and think.  Perhaps tourists now don’t even need to get off their air conditioned … Continue reading

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Take a Seat – Take a Moment 17

Taking a seat, taking a moment, is not always a solitary experience: sometimes a space is shared by choice, sometimes by necessity.  Here it’s a matter of necessity – like galleries, there are never enough seats on stations.  The space … Continue reading

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Trees Bend

The religious minded might imagine that these trees in the precincts of St David’s Cathedral are genuflecting as an act of religious observance and respect.  No, their lean is in submission to the wind, a bow to nature not the … Continue reading

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