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More elephants!

I make no excuses for posting more photos of elephants – especially the new baby at Whipsnade Zoo. I love elephants – I always have. I think that they are the most wonderful creatures, beautiful to watch. 302 more words


Flat bread course; 8 November

Had a flurry of booking for this course so only one place left.  If you want to know how to make Panini imbottiti (Italian stuffed buns), stuffed and flavoured focaccias, calzone and Turkish Pide, book now.



High Speed HDR

A HDR image of Pendalino’s passing through Leighton Buzzard Station (not at the same time). This image is made up from a total of 6 images with a shutter speed slow enough to capture movement but fast enough to also allow for several shots of each train as they pass through – it only takes approx 8 seconds for the whole train to pass you.   24 more words


Autumn's On The Way

The leaves on the trees are starting to turn, and a little project I’m going to set myself it to capture the changing colours in this Linslade park over the next few weeks. 6 more words



The only rule at Y Spa at the Wyboston Lakes hotel in Bedfordshire is a bene placito, meaning ‘at one’s pleasure’. With mud rasul treatments, a hydrotherapy pool and a complete thermal experience, you’re bound to find something to please! 19 more words

Linslade in HDR

Limited by how far I can (or can’t walk) at the moment, I looked for inspiration on my doorstep one sunny day.  Leighton Buzzard & Linslade has some lovely old buildings and such were the shodows from the late morning sun, I’ve used HDR to bring out the details and experiment a bit. 6 more words



What could be more quintessentially English on a sunny Sunday afternoon than watching cricket on a village green?

The gentle “thwack” of leather on willow, the crisp whites and a pint of real ale. 581 more words