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 … Continue reading Lens-Artists Challenge #75 – Nostalgic

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 … Continue reading A Photo a Week Challenge: Traditions

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 … Continue reading Mid-Week Monochrome – MWM -16 – Cathedral – From the Platform

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 … Continue reading Lens-Artists Challenge #36 – Around the Neighborhood

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 … Continue reading Rochester Cathedral Catalpa Tree