The Lunar Eclipse

The Lunar Eclipse

Too much ambient light and cloud cover tonight with the moon a bit too low in the sky tonight (trees / buildings) but I did manage to get this shot before deciding to call it a night. I also made a new friend a friendly little...
Crescent Moon and Venus over Nantes

Crescent Moon and Venus over Nantes

If you look in the sky tonight you’ll see a beautiful crescent moon and below it  on the right you’ll see a pretty bright star … except that’s Venus. Beautiful to see. (Did I mention my...
Happy Easter 2018

Happy Easter 2018

Hope everyone has had / is having a Happy Easter / Easter weekend. Hopefully you get some down time to spend with family or friends. Val made this the other day with the kids and put it up on the outside of our door and I love it and so surprised it hasn’t been...
The Moon

The Moon

No matter how many time I shoot the moon in Nantes I never tire of taking it’s picture. With limited equipment for now I’m happy when I get something clear like the above. It’s taken with a Sigma 18 – 250mm lens so not really meant for...
Rock at the Castle

Rock at the Castle

I managed to get into town for a bit of a wander last night. I happily came upon the Rock projection on the Château des ducs de Bretagne so I had to take a few snaps. I think this is one of my favourite shots with the light trails in the sky. In case you’re...
Grue Titan

Grue Titan

I suspect this is one of my favourite shots I’ve taken in Nantes of the Grue Titan. I love taking the Navibus (TAN) across to Trentemoult. It’s kinda amazing to be able to just hop on a boat not to mention the kids love it. This shot was a bit of a case of...
Plane flying over La Tour Lu

Plane flying over La Tour Lu

If I’m heading into the office I’ll generally pass by the Lieu Unique and when I have my camera with me I’ve been known to take a photo or...
The setting sun at the Parc du Grand Blottereau

The setting sun at the Parc du Grand Blottereau

it’s nice living close to the Grand Blottereau. It’s the biggest park in the city I think. During the winter you get these amazing shots of the sun going down behind the trees casting some really cool...