Rochester Castle and Cathedral at Night
It is One Word Sunday again, and Debbie has chosen the ‘night‘ for her topic this week. So back to the archives again and I remember that one night we decided to head down to our local river and photograph Rochester’s Castle and Cathedral. The sky wasn’t that brilliant that night and was rather bland.…
Water Water Everywhere #124 – River Medway
Camera: Canon EOS 70DLens: Canon EF-S18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 ISF/Number: f/9ISO: 100 Focal Distance: 80 mmShutter Speed: 10 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom ClassicPhotographer: Ash Ryan Posted as Part of Jez’s Water Water Everywhere Photography Challenge.
A Photo a Week Challenge: Light the Night
Posted as Part of Nancy Merrill’s A Photo A Week Photography Challenge.
Lens-Artists Challenge #75 – Nostalgic
Nostalgic! What makes me nostalgic? Well, it has to be Rochester. For the first ten years of my life, I was born and raised in Rochester, and every time I drive over the bridge to Rochester… I feel as if I’m coming home. Memories of playing in the Castle gardens as a child, walking around…
A Photo a Week Challenge: Traditions
Nancy Merrill, last week, set the Photo A Week challenge as Tradition. One of the traditions this family has is at Christmas time we visit a Christmas Market and buy hot chestnuts. And we normally visit Rochester Christmas Dickens Festival where you see Miss Haversham stroll through the High Street. Just in front of the…
Mid-Week Monochrome – MWM -16 – Cathedral – From the Platform
Firstly my apologies for running late with this month’s Mid-Week Monochrome Challenge, but something came up yesterday and I simply didn’t have time to post this week’s image. The above image was photographed whilst standing on the Platform of Rochester Station, waiting for the train to arrive early in the morning. So for this month’s…
Lens-Artists Challenge #36 – Around the Neighborhood
The Lens-Artists Challenge #36 – Around the Neighborhood set by Tina, is about your neighbourhood and local to me is the historic city of Rochester. Rochester is renowned for its Cathedral and Castle. As well as the historic River Medway with its many boats that are moored on the River. Rochester is also renowned for…
Rochester Cathedral and Castle
A monochrome photograph of Rochester Castle and Cathedral, taken from across the River Medway at Strood.
Rochester Cathedral Catalpa Tree
Since I was knee-high to a grasshopper and living in Rochester, I can remember this tree… As we walked through the Vines in Rochester heading towards the Castle we would stop off and play around this wonderful. The Catalpa Tree (American Indian Bean Tree) was planted outside Rochester Cathedral was planted over 150…