Category Archives: Photography Trips


Sunderland Astronomical Society Charity Ride

On the 8th June this year a crack squad of bedraggled unfit overweight lunatics will be jumping on their bicycles for a gruelling 28 mile ride from Derwent to the Cygnus Observatory in Washington. Their […]

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Jodrell Bank Visit

Off to Jodrell Bank tomorrow.  Going to take my Canon A3350 camera hoping to get a good tour, lecture and some nice pics.

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First Light Moon and Jupiter – 14th September 2011

Well, finally the cloud shifted and I was able to get the scope out.  This time though, I fancied a try at some visual work, as the Moon and Jupiter were well positioned, also my […]

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Bamburgh Castle Star Trail (Timelapse Video)

I went to Bamburgh Castle with my friend Mark to get some good photos of the stars.  The conditions were great, no moon, no city light pollution and -3 degrees C.  While I was there […]

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The Big Red Thing a.k.a Groyne Lighthouse

Had a pop to South Shields to photo Groyne Lighthouse.  Did you know that it was built in 1882?  It was the original lighthouse before the North and South Piers were built at the mouth […]

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