The ECO-Star helicopter that took us into the Canyon.
Las Vegas Strip at Night
Just a couple of shots of the Las Vegas Strip at night. This was before I was told that I wasn’t allowed to use a tripod on MGM property. Apparently a tripod indicates that you are a professional – if only it was that easy, tripod sales would be through the roof!
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
The Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area in Nevada is an area managed by the Bureau of Land Management as part of its National Landscape Conservation System, and protected as a National Conservation Area.
It is well worth a visit and an amazing contrast from the city in just a few miles. Bet you can’t guess why it’s called Red Rock Canyon?
An Amazing Trip
Some images from a recent trip to the Grand Canyon. The helicopter trip seems pricey but it is well worth it with amazing views and disbelief at the staggering scale of it. You’ll wish you had if you don’t!
Shot details: Apple iPhone 4 @ 1/950sec f/2.8 ISO 90
Location: Waiting between Lougher and Llanelli, South Wales
I was out on my bike doing my best to keep fit when I spotted a plume of steam rising from a railway cutting. Quite a surprise to see this fantastic looking steam train, Continue reading Duke of Gloucester Steam Locomotive
Shot details: Nikon D90 with Nikon 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 lens @ 300mm & 1/1000sec f/9 ISO 200
Location: Swansea Bay, Abertawe
Continue reading Red Arrows over Swansea Bay
Shot details: Nikon D90 with Sigma 10-20mm f/4.0-5.6 lens @ 13mm & 1/15sec f7.1 ISO 640
Location: L’église Sainte-Emerence in Rochemenier, France.
This photo is an HDR composite of 3 pictures, one at camera exposure and one 2 stops either side. Continue reading L’église Sainte-Emerence
Shot details: Nikon D90 with Sigma 10-20mm f/4.0-5.6 lens @ 12mm & 1/15sec @ f9 ISO 200
Location: Fontevraud Abbey, Fontevraud-l’Abbaye, France. Continue reading Grand-Moutier Cloister