Changing Times In The Largest Indoor Market In Europe

Kirkgate Market Kirkgate Market in the center of Leeds in Yorkshire in the north of England is the largest indoor market in Europe. There were five markets in Leeds at one time – some dating back to the Middle Ages – but as the city became richer and the middle of Leeds became ritzier, the […]

Going Back To Waterloo Lake

Back To Waterloo Lake I have been making some loose panoramas, including some of Waterloo Lake in Roundhay Park, Leeds. I call them ‘loose’ panoramas because of how I shoot them. Articles and tutorials on how to make panoramas by blending a number of photographs say you should place your camera on a tripod. Then […]

The Best Of Leeds: Poverty And Grandeur

A Very Brief Introduction Leeds is an industrial city – or it was before the destruction of British industry, Only a fool or a liar would say that Leeds is a beautiful city, but there are some beautiful buildings in it. So starting first by way of an introduction to some of the poorer areas […]

Lambing At Hurries Farm In The Yorkshire Dales

Newborn Lambs In Spring In early April the fields in the Yorkshire Dales are dotted with ewes and their newly born lambs. Most ewes give birth to two lambs and they are capable of giving birth unaided. However, David Wellock, the farmer here at Hurries Farm at Otterburn in the Yorkshire Dales National Park in […]