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PHOTOGRAPHY – Mini-meet

Yo! Long time no type. Busy, lazy and procrastination lead to this being ignored. Not intentionally, but four hours of sleep a night turns your memory to a sieve! Aiit so, a few weeks back P, S and I hit […]

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PHOTOGRAPHY – And blog? A nostalgic gathering!

Self Portrait

¬†Finally got around to posting up photos from the weekend. Some douche thought a trip to Durham was a fantastic idea for a 11-8pm session. I’m pretty sure that douchebag was me too, hand in hand with these two beautiful […]

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PHOTOGRAPHY – Update with some awful shots

Chicken in coop

As stated here’s a quick update with some awful shots. Met some baby chicks and met a new frog friend. Winning. For real. Getting used to the 1.8 aperture is a lot harder than expected – a great learning experience […]

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URBEX – Wheelbirks Tuberculosis Sanatorium

Lots of cows coming out to play

Fresh from our adventure at Hexham Hospital, we still had the urge to explore. We cured this by visiting a nice little shack known as Wheelbirks Tuberculosis Sanatorium. I was reading the history for Wheelbirks Tuberculosis Sanatorium and damn, I […]

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URBEX – Abandoned Hexham Hospital

Ladder leading to the roof full of pigeons

¬†So this time we decided to visit the Abandoned Hexham Hospital was on the table. Up at 9am sharp, straight to McDonalds to catch the last of those deliciously calorific breakfast offers, stock up on petrol, grab a Starbucks for […]

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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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