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Design, Photography and a bit of whinging.

STORY TIME – This one time, back in the Uni days, I designed shit posters for the local Wetherspoons

Wetherspoons Cocktail Poster

Alright! So this domain is getting some serious content update. Starting out with these since they’re probably the oldest commercial (well, I say commercial, but what I actually mean is paid for pints) works that I have done. The oldest […]

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URBEX – Grove Rake Mines

Control-tower-bw

During the Ushaw trip we also thought it would be a wicked idea to go to Grove Rake Mines (Bishop Auckland) as there is some abandoned mines (history below). Got there and the scenery was phenomenal – it was perfectly […]

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URBEX – White Scar Caves

Caves-Waterfall

Had an interesting little trip through to Ingleston (Inglesbury? Inglesdondonon? It was in the middle of nowhere) to come and see the White Scar Caves caves. Still have my kits lens which seriously didn’t like the low lighting inside. Could […]

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PHOTOGRAPHY – Landscape photography

Broken-Bridge

Some landscape photography! These were taken while en route / around Ushaw College field. Was some fantastic scenery on the drive through. Had to stop a fair few times to make sure we didn’t miss them. The bridge alone rocks. […]

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URBEX – Ushaw College & Surrounding Area

Ushaw-College-Angular

  So with my new playtoy, my D90, I just had to test it out at the abandoned Ushaw College. Unfortunately still stuck on the kit lens, but I made up for this with post-editing (I think?). Unfortunately didn’t get […]

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