Photos in Seaton

Bluebells at Holyford Woods

One of a series of abstract impressions of a beautiful English wood at bluebell time. This can only begin to convey the joy of spending time in this magical place as dusk descends: the heady scent of the flowers, the clear song of thrushes high in the canopy, and the feel of soft leafmould under […]

Tags: , , , , ; taken on Thursday, May 20th, 2010

Foxgloves at Holyford Woods

Holyford Woods is a local nature reserve, near Seaton. In early summer 2007, it had acres and acres of massed foxgloves (Digitalis purpurea) that had spring up after a large area of woodland was clear-felled – a quite remarkable sight. Even more surprising to think that all the seeds had been lying dormant in the […]

Tags: , , ; taken on Tuesday, June 5th, 2007


A flint pebble on the beach, casting its shadow on a weathered piece of driftwood. Scouring the tideline was something to do on a very cold day, while I was waiting for a car tyre to be replaced!

Tags: , , , ; taken on Saturday, January 4th, 2003