Category: Glastonbury Tor

Sunrise - From Glastonbury Tor, Somerset, UK. ID 824_1250

Glastonbury Sunrise

Before sunrise the lights shine across the Somerset Levels.  The weather forecast was for a clear morning.  Instead we got cloud.  Luckily there was a gap on the horizon that would let the dawn...

Morning Mist - From Glastonbury Tor, Somerset, UK. ID 823_6867

Glastonbury Tor

Forecast was for fog. Two places to go in thick fog – first is up the Mendip Hills looking towards Glastonbury Tor, second is up Glastonbury Tor looking everywhere else! Morning Mist Today I...

Watching the Sunrise on Glastonbury Tor - Somerset, UK. ID 823_6594

Glastonbury Sunrise

Recently I have been visting Glastonbury Tor as often as I can . Going up the hill on cold mornings to watch the sun rise over the Somerset Levels. The night before each visit I check...

Dawn before the storm - Glastonbury Tor, Somerset, UK. ID 823_5620

Dawn Before the Storm

Dawn on the day storm Ophelia was due to arrive.  I made the strange decision to head to the top of the highest peak in the area, Glastonbury Tor. In the distance a small patch...

Sunrise from Glastonbury Tor - Somerset, UK. ID 823_4992

Harvest Sun

After the excitement of the first October Harvest Moon for eight years I turned by camera 180 degrees to watch the sunrise – The Harvest Sun. Harvest Sun Watched by a tiny drone, hovering...

October Harvest Moon - Glastonbury Tor, Somerset, UK. ID 823_4840

Harvest Moon

The Harvest Moon is the full Moon nearest to the autumn equinox.  This year the equinox was on the September 22nd but we have had to wait until today for a full moon.  The last...

Sunrise over West Pennard - From Glastonbury Tor, Somerset, UK. ID 823_4567

Glastonbury Tor

My last few visits to Glastonbury Tor have been special – packed full of great characters accompanied by glorious weather. Today there we lots of colourful young women but the sky was a disappointing grey. Missile...

Autumn Equinox - Glastonbury Tor, Somerset, UK. ID 823_4079

Autumn Equinox

I’m usually the first to arrive at Glastonbury Tor but today is the autumn equinox and its was  going to be very popular. I was beaten to the top by the druids. But, I got...

Reflections of a Photographer - Glastonbury Tor, Somerset, UK. ID 823_3896

Glastonbury Tor

I could not resist going back up Glastonbury Tor.  This time with some friends who were very keen to get up early. Glastonbury Tor Even looking away from the sunrise the sky is full...

Misty Morning - Deerleap, Somerset, UK. ID 805_0476

Mendip Mists

The southern edge of the Mendip Hills is one of the best places to see the mists across the Somerset Levels.   Easy to reach view points such as the Deerleap picnic site offer...