On the Ouse at York


During our holiday in North Yorkshire, one day we decided to go to York. Now I don’t have sea-legs, and can feel sea-sick on a boating lake… so, when he suggested we take a river trip on as boat… I froze with fright.

With a lot of coaxing, I boarded the river cruise boat and sat by the life-jacket box πŸ˜€ πŸ˜€ Which by luck was at the very front of the boat… so, we got some great shots of York.

A photograph of the river Ouse at York.

Camera Settings

Camera: Canon EOS 70D
Lens: Canon EF-S18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 IS
F/Number: f/7.1
ISO: 100
Focal Distance: 35 mm

Shutter Speed: 1/13 sec
Photograph Date: 28.08.2018
Location: River Ouse, York.
Photographer: Ash
Software: Adobe Lightroom Classic and On1 Photo RAW 2023


The sky was very bland… not a cloud in the sky, just overcast and dismal. So, a quick trip into ON1 Photo RAW 2023 for a sky replacement and then back into Lightroom for my final edits.

Mind you, I have to say, as much as I am scared of water… I did enjoy that trip… but was glad when my feet were on firm ground again.

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19 responses to “On the Ouse at York”

  1. Glad you overcame any fear and took the boat ride. Enjoyed your photo of York. 😊

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  2. Nice sky replacement result and so happy to read that you enjoyed the boattrip, unless your fear.

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  3. You got lots of photographic dividends from your trip to Yorkshire. Hooray!

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    1. We really love it there xx

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  4. Arches really do something when water flows beneath.

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    1. They sure do…

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  5. Superb shot, Bren πŸ‘ That view hasn’t changed much in 40 years πŸ˜ƒ

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    1. I noticed all buildings that would have been factories or warehouses have been turned into flats. Mind you, I’m glad they converted them and still kept the character of the original building.

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      1. A very good use for the old building shells πŸ˜ƒ

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        1. Thing is these contractors do these conversations and then people struggle to get a mortgage on them. Or the rent is way too high xx

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  6. An interesting mix of old and new. You also found a nice sky to go with the featureless light. Well done.

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