For this theme, I have chosen a view of Haddon Hall in Derbyshire, possibly the best current example of a medieval manor house in England. A place well worth a visit, if you enjoy viewing anything and everything to do with the middle ages…
I haven’t joined in here for a little while due to many commitments, but I saw this subject and was once again tempted to take part.
I’d like to introduce my readers to a highly valuable photographic accessory: An alarm clock. It’s also good to have handy a flask of tea or coffee, and some chocolate or other preferred energy food to sustain you at ridiculous o’clock. Oh, and you’ll need a tripod.
Plan an early-morning trip to a place of scenic beauty where you have a good Easterly view, and you can capture pictures like this:
I know this isn’t terribly original, but for me, few things are as conducive to feeling a sense of peace as entering an area of woodland on a warm day. This picture was taken on a warm August afternoon. With the peace came a sense of awe at the power and balance of nature.