From a medieval music score to a busker in Barcelona to a Victorian Opera House……. ……….are all here in my submission this week for Cee’s Black & White Challenge: Anything related to Music. First up is a medieval music score displayed in a glass case in Palma Cathedral: Perhaps these old tunes could be sung in Buxton’s Opera House…… ……or strummed on one of these … Continue reading Music in Monochrome.
I’ve neglected my Fuji xPro1 camera and its selection of lenses for so long that I’d all but forgotten how to use it. This week I went out and about with the xPro and 18mm lens. It wasn’t the grey and drizzly weather coupled with poor light that prevented me coming home with a good selection of images to work on……… …………oh no! It was … Continue reading Fuji xPro1: 18mm lens.
Ice Cream from Magic was the promise…….. ….and the Ice Cream Magician made it happen (with some Liquid Nitrogen and a great deal of flair) This post was inspired by Cee’s Black & White Challenge: Anything Hot or Cold Thank you for visiting MonoZone.Online Continue reading Ice Cream from Magic
Fields of Dreams….. …….or, more accurately Fields of Grass where you can dream if you feel like it. Dream on! I liked the symmetry of this field on a local walk: I looked for ages for this particular view of hay rolls and found it on a trip down the Ayrshire coast: This field is on Gibraltar Point Farm, the starting point for a favourite … Continue reading Fields of Dreams
All the leaves are brown And the sky is grey I’ve been for a walk On a winter’s day. – California Dreamin’ – The Mamas and The Papas I took these pictures in the charming old market town of Kirkby Lonsdale last week. (I’m dreaming’ of going there one day when it’s not raining). Please click on any image to view full-size or to view … Continue reading A Winter’s Day.
Where would you like to sit? At Ruskin’s View in Kirkby Lonsdale? : In a narrow street in Lisbon’s Alfama district? You’ll have to wait as they haven’t opened up yet : Perhaps you’d like a beer at a country pub in the Lake District? ….. ………or maybe coffee and cake at the Wolfhouse Gallery Coffeeshop? : There’s a couple … Continue reading Empty Seating.
Circles & Curves Cee’s Black & White Challenge: Circles & Curves In this gallery of circular or curvy things, you’ll find everything from a little candle in church to the Big Wheel on Blackpool Pier; from the rope on the prow of a narrowboat to a traction engine; from old cartwheels at a blacksmith’s forge to a mythical beach sculpture. I hope you enjoy the … Continue reading Circles and Curves