Llandaff Cathedral in Cardiff, Wales was constructed in the 12th Century on the site of an existing church. During World War 2 the cathedral suffered extensive damage when a parachute mine dropped nearby blew the roof off the nave and did damage to the spire and organ - only Coventry Cathedral suffered greater damage in the UK during this time.
Pathway to Tower Bridge, London, England - This path called More London Riverside runs from the Shard to London City Hall. I photographed this very early in the morning. Tower bridge (built in 1894) is a combined bascule and suspension bridge. The bridge is 800 feet long with the towers each 213 feet high. The span between the towers is 200 feet and can be raised to an angle of 86 degrees to allow boats to pass. Inside the bridge there's The Tower Bridge Exhibition, a major tourist attraction, with a glass floor across the high-level walkways connecting the two towers.
Sifting Tower, Elan Valley, Rhayader, Wales - Pen-y-gareg dam is the second dam up in the Elan Valley, Rhayader, Wales. There was fresh snow the morning I arrived making the area look absolutely beautiful. This dam is usually overflowing - the higher dam, Craig Goch, is often not so it's worth checking the Elan Valley facebook page before you head out.
Pen-y-gareg dam is the second dam up in the Elan Valley, Rhayader, Wales. There was fresh snow the morning I arrived making the area look absolutely beautiful. This dam is usually overflowing - the higher dam, Craig Goch, is often not so it's worth checking the Elan Valley facebook page before you head out.
Hyatt Regency, Atlanta, Georgia, America - For convenience I like to stay in downtown hotels when I'm doing photography. They're not all as nice as this one however! My two favourites both happen to be in Atlanta, this and and the Marriott Marquis - both exceptional for photography, take the widest lens you have!
Reflection, Padrão dos Descobrimentos, Monument to the Discoveries, Belem, Lisbon, Portugal - Padrão dos Descobrimentos is a monument on the northern bank of the Tagus River. The monument celebrates the Portuguese Age of Discovery (Age of Exploration) during the 15th and 16th centuries. The main statue is of Henry the Navigator, on the sides of the ramps are another 33 figures from the history of the Discoveries
Sunset at the Notre Dame, Paris, France - Notre-Dame de Paris, French for Our Lady of Paris is a medieval cathedral on the eastern half of the Île de la Cité in the fourth arrondissement. The cathedral is considered to be one of the finest examples of Gothic architecture, and it's one of the largest and most well-known church buildings in the world.
Black and White, Sky Walk at La Defense, Paris, France - I do very few black and white images, the reason I converted this was because it had little colour to begin with. Silver Efex by Nik/Google is a great black and white editing software, and Google has just recently made the entire suite available for free