Author Archives: Andy Gawthrope

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Snowdonia yet again…

Finding a suitable place to camp on the top of Glyder Fach was tricky as it’s just one mass of shattered, weathered rocks each way too big to move.  But after some searching I found […]

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Snowdonia again…

Soon after returning from my previous trip  – see here – to Snowdonia I knew I’d be returning again.  Last time we were just coming to the end of winter but with Spring, perhaps even […]

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Four Days in Snowdonia

For some time now I’ve been meaning to visit Snowdonia in North Wales.  Although it’s somewhere I’ve been climbing and walking over the years I’ve not been primarily for photography before.  All the images below […]

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Feather Tor, Dartmoor National Park

The cloud was forecast to clear about an hour before sunset as a high pressure system rolled-in.  My hope was that it wouldn’t completely clear leaving some nice thin clouds and making for a colourful […]

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Saddle Tor (Northern Quarries), Dartmoor National Park

By the last day of my recent trip to Dartmoor, the endless blue skies were starting to get tiresome.  O’ for a few wisps of cloud and some drama!  Spring was definitely announcing its imminent […]

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Leedon Tor, Dartmoor

As readers will know from the preceding post I’ve been exploring the Dartmoor National Park again 😉   There is an area to the South and West of Princetown bounded by Leedon Tor, Ingra Tor […]

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Hart Tor, Dartmoor National Park

At the end of February a large high pressure system parked itself over the UK for a few days giving some stable, sunny weather.  Hopefully it was the first of many yet to come but […]

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Second Severn Crossing

The Second Severn Crossing also known as the ‘new’ bridge was completed in 1996 and carries the M4 motorway between England and Wales over the river Severn.  Being close to home its something I’ve photographed […]

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Another grabbed opportunity!

Another break in the winter weather and another grabbed opportunity.  That seems to be how it is at the moment.  As I write this it’s almost Christmas, I’m sat in my comfy armchair near a […]

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Porlock Weir II

Seizing an opportunity between the incessant wind and rain over the Christmas 2018 period, I headed down to the small village of Porlock Weir. It’s situated just under the Exmoor hills on the North coast of […]