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Black and White Sunday: After and Before

High tide in Porthleven

Does your focus change in one photo to the other? Does colour enhance the composition or distract you? What changes? I’d like to know your impressions. 16 more words


Coastal Contrasts

Cornish Coast

Porthleven Harbour

The sea cliffs at Mullion Cove show the work of the powerful Atlantic weather, while the harbour wall at Porthleven shows the need to protect the small harbour against the same forces of the sea.


Feel the love

Even a cold winter’s day ( 6°C) couldn’t deter these hardy surfers and paddleboarder from the water in Porthleven.


Winter Walks | Porthleven, Cornwall

Words & Images | Kieran Webber

Life in Cornwall can be dull, boring and bleak especially for teenagers and young adults. The lack of jobs, funding and public services is the laughing stock of the rest of country so one has to ask what brings people down here and why do people stay? 185 more words


436; cornish coast. september 2015.

1-3; mousehole.
4-6; porthleven.
7-8; perranporth.
9-12; st. ives.

cornwall, england, uk. september 2015.


Newlyn 2016 - Day 4

This was actually our last full day at Newlyn and the main event was a good lunch had been booked.

After a leisurely breakfast and a dog walking in dry conditions we set off to Porthleven a town a little way round Mounts Bay heading South towards the Lizard. 270 more words


Porthleven, Mullion Cove and Helston


Theory 1 – from the Cornish words “porth” meaning port and “leven” meaning smooth.
Theory 2. – from “porth” meaning port and “Elvan” from St Elvan the 5th century saint who landed on these shores to spread the word of Christianity.
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