Sep 22, 12 Welcome

Posted by in Featured Photo, Urbex

Title – “Welcome” Photographer name – Tim Knifton Description of place An abandoned convent in England (somewhere)- 6am and an early start – very dark and moody light made processing difficult. Technical information Camera – Canon EOS 5D Mark 2 Lens – Canon 17-40mm F4L HDR Software –  Photomatix 4.2.1 ISO...

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Gloucester Cathedral

Sep 14, 12 Gloucester Cathedral

Posted by in Old buildings, Photo Essays

Visited on 25th August with another HDR photographer and good friend of mine. A little bit of the history Gloucester Cathedral has been a place of Christian worship continuously for over 1300 years, since Osric, an Anglo-Saxon prince, founded a religious house here in 678-9 AD. Little is known for certain about the communities...

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Preparing for Sunrise photography

Aug 29, 12 Preparing for Sunrise photography

Posted by in Advice, Articles, What to take

As the old saying goes “you got to be in it to win it” definitely applies to sunrise photography. It can go your way or sometimes, more frequently (it feels), does not. I apologise in advance if I’m teaching you to suck eggs. This is just my take on what is important to remember. The only way to capture those great sunrises...

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Urbex Photo Essay – Furhouse Manor

Aug 17, 12 Urbex Photo Essay – Furhouse Manor

Posted by in Photo Essays, Urbex

This derelict manor house in England is an Urbexer’s paradise. This place was a real time capsule and lay untouched for many years. The beauty of decay was evident as we wandered around each room with the whispered sounds of “wow” as we literally couldn’t believe what we were seeing. A real sense of eerieness hung over the...

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