Street photography in deserted streets on lockdown day 330.

Even idiots are allowed opinions. These days are difficult for us street photographers. There's nobody about. Well, thats technically not true, there are a few, but with most people observing lockdown measures it does make the art somewhat difficult. Never mind. So with layered clothing and gloves i had a walk around New Brighton today … Continue reading Street photography in deserted streets on lockdown day 330.

Hidden Victorian Gardens and Zoo

Todays post is a bit more upbeat, back to normal. Pics & stories not politics and opinions, although that will re-surface as this is all part of how photography is guiding me through an anxious world. Anyway, a few days ago, to ease the frustration of living in what felt like captivity, my wife and … Continue reading Hidden Victorian Gardens and Zoo

Covic cases dramatically falling locally

June 9th 2020 Lockdown Day 78 I have been monitoring the local data since this pandemic took hold in March and can report that new cases of coronavirus on the Wirral are now only 2 a day, from a daily peak of 68 on April 10th. This has been a fairly stable figure for over … Continue reading Covic cases dramatically falling locally

Lockdown Day 35 – high street panoramas.

Monday April 27, Lockdown Day 35. Tomorrow we start week 6 of the lockdown. In some ways its gone quick for me. Mainly because i've kept busy & to a routine. Every lunchtime i go out with my camera, as you followers know, and i try my best to document my local area. Something rather … Continue reading Lockdown Day 35 – high street panoramas.

Today in Lockdown – Day 30 – Wed April 22nd – keeping local businesses going.

I love gardening. Most people who know me know that. But today i ran out of compost right at the time that my veg and flowers need re-potting. Luckily a garden centre within a few miles of me is still open for business and they are selling in a very unique way. Over the phone … Continue reading Today in Lockdown – Day 30 – Wed April 22nd – keeping local businesses going.

Life behind the lockdown – post 2

Empty streets, empty motorways. My lunchtime walk today took me in the direction of my local motorway, normally a hotbed of activity. And i'm pleased to report that it was virtually empty. So were the streets and lanes i walked down despite the unseasonably high temperatures. Hopefully the Governments measures are starting to be listened … Continue reading Life behind the lockdown – post 2