Dovestones Reservoir


I was pleased to have a quick walk around Dovestone Reservoir on Saddleworth Moor near Manchester a couple of weekends ago.  It was one of those early spring days when the wind is low, the sun is out and the clouds are moving slowly.  The long exposure worked well here to emphasise the reflections in the water, and the slow moving clouds made dream-like.

Woodhead Pass



I drove home from Manchester the other day through the Woodhead Pass.  The snow had been on the ground for nearly a week, but the sun was shining and I guess the weather would be the archetypal “deep and crisp and even”