Category: Glastonbury

Glastonbury Spectre

Yesterday, during my visit to the top of Glastonbury Tor I saw something very strange. First I saw the shadow of the Tor on the top of the fog.  Then I noticed my own shadow on...

Yoga at Dawn - Glastonbury Tor, Somerset, UK. ID 823_3554

Glastonbury Tor

A couple of weeks ago I went up Wearyall Hill in Glastonbury to photograph the sun rise from behind the Tor.  From there, I could see tiny people a mile away high up on the...

Glastonbury Tor in Autumn Mist - Somerset, ID. 823_3249

Glastonbury Tor

I got up early to watch the sun rise behind Glastonbury Tor.  But after climbing to the top of Wearyall Hill there was no sign of the Tor.  It seemed that I should have just stayed in...

ISS over Glastonbury Tor - Somerset, UK. ID 810_5836

ISS Challenge

I won a photography competition.  The competition was for a picture of the International Space Station – the ISS.   Of course, I did not have access to a high powered NASA telescope so...

Glastonbury Tor at Night - Somerset, UK. ID 810_5831

Glastonbury Tor

After the carpets of wood anemone stars of the woodland floor, today I looked up to the stars above Glastonbury Tor. The Perfect Night I go work at 6am in the morning and for...

West Pennard and Glastonbury Tor - Somerset, UK. ID 808_0230

Equinox Sunset

This year the autumn equinox falls on the 22nd September.  I’m on holiday soon so today is as close to the equinox I am going to get.  My Lightrac iPad app showed that from West Pennard the sun...

West Pennard and Glastonbury Tor - 1/50th sec f/11

West Pennard Evening

This evening’s weather was looking good so I returned to West Pennard to photograph the scene I visited this morning.  My plan was to capture the sunset behind Glastonbury Tor.  As is often the case,...

Somerset Vale - West Pennard, UK. ID 808_0140

West Pennard Morning

This morning a thin layer of mist lay around the levels between Wells and Glastonbury in Somerset.  The fields on Pennard Hill provide a great view overlooking St Nicholas Parish Church towards Glastonbury Tor.  I...

Long Drove, Queens Sedge Moor, Glastonbury

Long Drove

I’m getting a bit behind is posting – the pressure of work and DIY. A few days ago I was looking at my Lightrac app to find a destination for dawn the next day....

Glastonbury Tor

Wearyall Hill

I wanted to view the sun rising behind Glastonbury Tor from Wearyall Hill. I knew it was a bit late in the year. But I knew the sun would rise to the left of the...