Late afternoon on the eastern edge of the moors

Although the ankle is still not good I ventured out for some short strolls on the moors yesterday (with it strapped up). The eastern area of Dartmoor around Hey Tor and Widecombe does not have the wide open spaces of the central moors and tends to be a little crowded at the height of the …

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Sunset on Dartmoor

Looking to broaden the “ash plume sunset” images I headed up onto the moors yesterday evening.  I started off wandering around the Hey Tor area.  However the light was a bit glarey and lacked clarity (maybe an hour and a half before sunset) so I headed towards Honeybags/Chinkwell tors.  By the time I was there …

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Sunset on the coast

Trying to take advantage of both the weather and the presence of the volcanic ash cloud I headed for the coast for sunset last night.  This post might be a little rough as it has been a busy day and I am about to go out to catch sunset tonight.  However the images looked good …

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Ash plume sunsets

Most folk are probably aware that the UK and quite a large part of northern Europe are affected by the volcanic dust coming from the Icelandic volcano at present.  This has closed down airspace in the UK and other countries for a couple of days now.  One by product of this is that the sunsets …

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