#395 – Upcoming talks in March – Huddersfield and Batley

A bit of early warning that I will be presenting my Mechanical Landscapes talk on the follwoing dates: Tuesday 10th March – Batley Camera Club Wednesday 18th March – Huddersfield Photo Imaging Club. I have no more talks scheduled currently, but will consider all offers. My preference is within a 6o minute drive from Chorley. This…

#394 – Photographs from Helmshore Exhibition!

Finally – a few snaps from my Shadows of the North exhibition at Helmshore Mills Textile Museum. It’s not the biggest exhibition you’ll see, and on reflection it would have been nice to have had an extra display board to space things out a bit but they only own two. I’m working on bringing it…

#392 – Library of Congress Images – River Steamers

  Harbor Springs, Mich., Str. North Land at dock Large river steamers were not unique to America, big Paddle Steamers carried day trippers on British rivers too. Steamers such as the PS Waverley were once a common site on the Clyde, Bristol Channel, and around Britain’s coasts. And, like America, by the 1960’s, their days of…