Category Archives: Return to deep


The retreating tide.

Standing at the edge

Edge Mesmerised; this place of arriving and leaving. Soul kissed by water.


Whiteness, rising tide

I stood on the flat sand and made my exposure while the incoming waves petered out around me, the tripod legs cutting trails and swirls in the dying surges of water . On the horizon the wind was drawing clouds onto the sea and, as the breeze made me squint, the whole world seemed to […]


There is departing in all these comings and going is so much more start than stop.

The Link

I found this oddly shaped piece of driftwood on the rocky shore and placed it in a crack between two stones where it traced a connection between the earth and the sky. Standing by the water’s edge, mesmerised, the edges all seemed blurred. Do pebbles belong in the sea or on the land? Where does […]

The sea, the sky

Recently I have been experimenting with tone and, in particular, high-key. I don’t know why but despite my love of ethereal light tones I find myself ever drawn back to the dark, weighty bass of low-key and contrast. This panorama looks better big – click to enlarge it. Aberaeron beach, Wales.



Infinity’s edge

Playing in the shallows

Innocence at the edge of the deep.