Category Archives: Boats

My Photo won me some tickets on the London Eye!

I entered the Totally Thames Photo Competition with this photo & I won one of the runner-up prizes 🙂 I liked this one for the reflections on the water.  I’m very Chuffed! Here is the link to the website:  Totally … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Silhouette

I’m not usually up early enough to catch the sunrise, definitely not in summer! Thankfully for me I can capture silhouettes at sunset too!  Here is one I took of people fishing at sunset on a beach in Perth.

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Texture

I’ve been waiting for an opportunity to share this photo I took of the sea at dawn.  I wouldn’t have described the ripples as a texture, but when the sea looks like this it seems a lot more viscous than … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Zigzag

I’m sure I would be banned from Weybridge Sailing Club for using the word ‘Zigzag‘ to describe sailing dinghies tacking across the Thames!

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I won an award for my photo!

Yesterday we spent the evening in LV21, a converted Lightship in Gillingham in Kent.  One of my photos, ‘Sunrise on the Medway’ was placed in the Top 5 in an RSPB photography competition! I took this photo while on a … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge; On Top

I love watching these sailing hydrofoil boats flying along on top of the water!

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The Broadwater

We have been very lucky since we have come back from our holidays as the weather has been lovely & spring is most definitely here.  The sun has been shining & we have been out for some great walks.

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The River Thames in Flood; Weybridge & Walton, January 9th 2014

Today the sun shone so I took Wilson out and we took some photos of the floods.  The water is nearly as high as it was in 2003!   This is how high the water came in Weybridge. The river started … Continue reading

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River Levels Rising!

Our horrible wet weather is continuing (except mine & Peter’s weather will definitely improve from Tuesday!) There are flood warnings all over the country, and today there are 10 around the area of the Thames near where we live.

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My Best Photo of The Week

This photo is one I took a while ago in Lymington, in the New Forest.  I’m not sure what it is I like about this photo, but it is one of my favourites

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