Category Archives: Olympus E620

PhotoBuddies Walk

24-04-18

Had a PhotoBuddies walk arranged for today, but the weather was really grey and dull with added rain, so we spent most of the time in a coffee bar, which was OK by me as I had been out twice over the weekend to see bands, and consumed more than my total normal months beer intake. I took along my old Olympus E620 digital and a film camera, only used the Olympus.

PhotoBuddies
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Chevrons
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New Builds
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So much building work going on in the city.

G-rrrrrrrr
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Old
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With not so old TV aerial.

Eat – Drink – Furnish
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No more beer – please – The pub is named after Lady Jane Grey.

Spring On The High Street
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Was really good to get out of the house and meet the guys even if the weather was not being kind.

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Thursday Doors

My contribution to Thursday Doors over on  Norm 2.0  Some great doors over there today.

I took these few on my walk into town on Boxing Day.

Brassy #1
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Brassy #2
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Solicitors and Barristers certainly like their brass plaques.

I have wanted to get a shot of this door for some time but needed to stand in the middle of what is a very busy road to get it in frame, it was almost traffic free on Boxing day.

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This is what last weeks cement covered door looks like now
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It’s very close to the place where they found King Richard 111’s remains, the whole area is undergoing renovation so I have been photographing as many doors as I can.

Boxing Day Walk #2

I spotted this old car park ramp ages ago but there were always lots of cars and people about. So I thought maybe on Boxing Day it would be quiet and clear of vehicles, and it was. Not an easy thing to photograph so I think another visit is needed.



Some details from around the area of the ramp.



From the snaking car park ramp I walked down to the canal.



And then back on to the road via a bridge with some great heads.

Boxing Day Walk #1

It was a lovely bright day, a little bit cold, ideal walking weather. So off I set to town with my Olympus E620. According to my MSN health & fitness phone app I walked just over five and a half miles.

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I took with me 14-42mm and 40-150mm lenses with a polariser.