Rhondda valley

Rhondda valley

Climbing and walking the hill around LLwynypia (Tonypandy, Rhondda valleys, South Wales, UK) 9 July 2019 Photos Sony A7 III + Laowa 105mm STF F2 manual lens   Read More »

Chasing the sunset

Chasing the sunset

– Chasing the sunset – (and trying not to fall down the cliffs) I discovered a new nice place in South Wales (July, 2019)   Read More »

Sgwd Clun-Gwyn Waterfall

Sgwd Clun-Gwyn Waterfall

Sgwd Clun-Gwyn Waterfall in Brecon Beacons national park Very close to my home in the valleys, I need to explore more around me đź™‚ 25 Feb 2019Wales, UK Read More »

The atlantic ocean

The atlantic ocean

The atlantic ocean View from Cabo de Roca –  the westernmost extent of mainland Portugal, continental Europe and the Eurasian landmass (from my trip to Portugal End of Nov 2018) Late evening, just after the sunset 28th of Nov 2018 Cabo da Roca, Portugal Camera used: Sony A7 III Lens used: Sony FE 50mm F/1.8 Read More »

– Cabo da Roca –

– Cabo da Roca –

– Cabo da Roca – 28 Nov 2018, late evening, just after sunset Camera used: Sony A7 III Lens: Sony FE 50mm F/1.8   Cabo da Roca is a wild and rugged headland that marks the most westerly point of mainland Europe. The windswept cliffs of Cabo de Roca were believed to be the edge ... Read More »

Greetings from Portugal

Greetings from Portugal

Greetings from Portugal Photo from my recent trip to Portugal. 27 – 29 Nov 2018 Camera used: Sony A7 III Lens: Sony FE 50mm F/1.8   Read More »

Nant Ddu cemetery

Nant Ddu cemetery

My second visit to the little known Nant Ddu cemetery in the Brecon Beacons national park Almost hidden, next to the main road with no signs. Nov 2018 Nant Ddu, Wales, UK Read More »

Brecon Beacons

Brecon Beacons

Brecon Beacons national park 22 Nov 2018 It was cold as usual, but at least was not raining. The time is just before sunset. and the place is around Nant Ddu in Breacon Beacons national park (Wales, UK) Shot with Sony A7 III + Tamron 28-75mm F/2.8         Read More »

My Garden

My Garden

My garden in Wales, UK     Testing my new Sony FE 50mm F/1.8 lens. The focus speed of this lens is definitely not it’s best side. It is not very fast focus. but it works. And could deliver good results. The photo below is wide open at F/1.8 Tested on Sony A7R II (ver ... Read More »

– Dark Green –

– Dark Green –

Testing my new Sony FE 50mm F/1.8 lens. The focus speed of this lens is definitely not it’s best side. It is not very fast focus. but it works. And could deliver good results. The photo below is wide open at F/1.8 Tested on Sony A7R II (ver 4.0) and lend ver 3.0 Rhondda valleys, ... Read More »

The Shrine of “Our Lady” (photo by phone) Nov 2018 (Wlaes, UK)     Legend tells that a statue of the Virgin Mary appeared in the branches of an oak tree near to the holy well. The statue was said to have been incredibly beautiful and a gift from heaven. Many people tried to remove ... Read More »

Blaencwm Wales

Blaencwm Wales

Blaencwm is a village in the county borough of Rhondda Cynon Taf, Wales, lying at the head the Rhondda Fawr valley. Two collieries were opened here during the Industrial Revolution, the Dunraven Colliery in 1865 and the Glenrhondda Colliery in 1911 Both had closed by 1966 and the sites have since been landscaped, leaving little ... Read More »

Tynewydd Rhondda valley

Tynewydd Rhondda valley

Tynewydd Rhondda valley Tynewydd is a village located in the County Borough of Rhondda Cynon Taf, south Wales. With Treherbert, Blaencwm, Blaenrhondda and Pen-yr-englyn it is part of a community of Treherbert. The village lies in the former industrial coal mining area at the head of Rhondda Fawr, the larger of the Rhondda Valleys. It ... Read More »

Rhigos Viewpoint

Rhigos Viewpoint

A view from Rhigos Viewpoint You can see Llyn Fawr lake: Location Rhigos, Cynon Valley, South Wales Valleys, Wales Lake type natural lake, reservoir Surface area 9.8 ha (24 acres) Surface elevation 368 m (1,207 ft) Llyn Fawr is a lake in the Cynon Valley (Welsh: Cwm Cynon), South Wales, that is best known as the ... Read More »

24mm Green

24mm Green

24mm Green Sony A7R II + Sigma MC-11 + Canon EF 24-70 F/2.8 L II Nov 2017 London, UK   Read More »

More of CONTAX 90MM F2.8 SONNAR

More of CONTAX 90MM F2.8 SONNAR

Contax 90mm F2.8 Sonnar   The place is Epping forest (London, UK): 10 August 2017 Sony A7R II + Metabones adapter + old manual Contax 90mm F2.8 Sonnar   Read More »

Contax 90mm F2.8 Sonnar

Contax 90mm F2.8 Sonnar

Contax 90mm F2.8 Sonnar 10 August 2017 The place is The Walnut tree Leytonstone (London, UK):       Sony A7R II + Metabones adapter + old manual Contax 90mm F2.8 Sonnar   Every time when I use this lens, I am amazed. Old, manual, small and always deliver very good results. Read More »

Furry gang

Furry gang

Furry gang Wanstead park London, UK 19 June 2017 Sony A6000 + Sony FE 55mm F/1.8   Read More »

Epping forest with Helios 44-2 old russian lens

Epping forest with Helios 44-2 old russian lens

Epping forest with Helios 44-2 old russian lens   23 May 2017 Hollow pond, Epping forest, London, UK Sony A7R II + Old Helios 44-2 manual russian lens (Adapted with cheap ebay adapter) If you have the patience to do the manual focus – Very capable old lens. Lots of flare and swirly bokeh.   ... Read More »

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