Images taken on the second day of Spring, 2nd March 2021. All images HelenBushe. Taken with iPhone 12ProMax and processed on iPad using Lightroom. High-key effect created by Serge Ramelli Landscape Preset “B&W Bleached” Thanks to Bren for her Mid-Week Monochrome #54 Challenge. Continue reading Mid-Week Monochrome #54: Our Local Countryside in Early Spring.
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.
During the period of very necessary lockdown and now restricted movement, we’ve taken a lot of walks from the house along village lanes. Living in the countryside there is always something new to see; things changing by the hour, by the day, the month or the season. In the last couple of weeks I’ve spent more time eyeballing sheep and their lambs than I normally … Continue reading Little Lambs have Short Coats and Short Legs.