Sheep-Farming in Borrowdale, September 2020. These images were taken on our last trip to Borrowdale in England’s Lake District. Going there on a warm and sunny day shows the rural idyll at its finest. However, this part of England experiences the harshest of winters and both farmers and animals have to be very hardy to survive. Herdwick sheep are a strong and robust breed and … Continue reading Down on the Farm.
A Farm in the Borrowdale Valley. I’ve joined this challenge rather late in the year, having missed the previous forty-four weeks. In the spirit of “better late than never”, here is an image of a farmyard in the Borrowdale Valley in England’s Lake District, taken on our last trip of the year before Lockdown: Image ©HelenBushe Taken on iPhone 8Plus and processed using LUMINAR4. This … Continue reading Mid-Week Monochrome: Week 45.
Let’s go and find out what’s in the barn……. On a walk last week in the Borrowdale Valley, the track up to this farm looked interesting. I could see a barn at the top with what looked like………. ………..Yep! Washing hanging up to dry. There was a lot more to see around the corner, but that’s for another post. Thanks to Cee for her Black … Continue reading What’s in the Barn?
Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Ground: sand, dirt, grass, paths. I’ve put together a gallery of some well-trodden paths in the countryside of North-West England. I hope you enjoy viewing them. We certainly enjoyed walking them. Please click on any image to view full-size or for a slideshow: To see more Paths and Tracks from bloggers around the world, click on the icon below: Continue reading Countryside Paths