Photographing the Peak District

Author: Chris Gilbert,Mick Ryan

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780992905156

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Page: 480

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If you are a keen photographer who can¿t miss a sunrise or are on holiday using a mobile phone camera, this guidebook will take you to the most beautiful and photogenic places in the Peak District. PHOTOGRAPHING THE PEAK DISTRICT is a photography-location and visitor guidebook. The Peak District is a beautiful upland area at the southern end of the Pennines stretching from Ashbourne in the south to the M62 in the north. The northern Dark Peak is an area of wild heather-clad moorland lined by gritstone edges and boulders that contrast with the limestone plateau and deep dales of the White Peak. Cut by sparkling rivers, populated with beautiful villages, a rich industrial heritage and home to Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall, the UK¿s first national park has photographic opportunities around every corner, all year round. FEATURING - 150 locations including all the classics - 750 photographs - Detailed maps, directions and co-ordinates for each location - Best seasons and time of day to visit - Sun compass - Accommodation and best pubs - Roadside and short walk locations - Longer photographic walks - Accessibility information.
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Photographing the Lake District

Author: Stuart Holmes

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780992905101

Category: Lake District (England)

Page: 320

View: 3673

'Photographing the Lake District' is a comprehensive photographic-location guidebook to the most beautiful places to take photographs in the English Lake District. The book guides the reader to beautiful places and gives advice on how to take the best photographs when there.
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Photographing Scotland

A Photo-Location and Visitor Guidebook

Author: Dougie Cunningham

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780992905170

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Page: 592

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PHOTOGRAPHING SCOTLAND is a photography-location and visitor guidebook. If you are a keen photographer who can¿t miss a sunrise or are on holiday using a mobile phone camera, this guidebook will take you to the most beautiful and photogenic places in Scotland. In this extensive photo-location and visitor guidebook, award winning Scottish photographer Dougie Cunningham explores and describes the most beautiful places in Scotland to visit and photograph. From Glencoe to Glen Torridon, Skye to Shetland, Callanish to Cairngorm, this guidebook reveals the islands and mountains, glens and lochs, rivers and coastline and visits ancient stone circles, fortified houses, medieval castles, crofts and peel towers. The classic views are included and many more lesser known and hidden gems amongst the Lowlands, Highlands and Islands of this spectacular country. Also included are photographic tours of Edinburgh and Glasgow, and a handy list of the best Scottish whiskey distilleries to visit. This book is divided into five sections LOWLANDS, EASTERN HIGHLANDS, WESTERN HIGHLANDS, WESTERN ISLES ¿ Inner and Outer Hebrides, THE FAR NORTH ¿ including the Orkney & Shetland Isles.
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Photographing South Wales

A Photo Location and Visitor Guidebook

Author: Drew Buckley

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780992905187

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Page: 448

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In this extensive photo-location and visitor guidebook, award winning landscape and wildlife photographer Drew Buckley describes the most beautiful places in South Wales to visit and photograph whether you are using a high-end DSLR or a mobile phone camera. PHOTOGRAPHING SOUTH WALES is a photography-location and visitor guidebook. An essential companion for anyone with a camera who is visiting South Wales. South Wales is a land of big skies above majestic mountains, lush green countryside, idyllic wooded river valleys and towering waterfalls, all fringed by a coastline of sea cliffs, golden beaches and turquoise waters. Explore the Brecon Beacons National Park and the coastline of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, home to quaint fishing harbours, secret coves, grey seals and puffins. Then venture to hidden spots on the Gower and South East Wales, and as far north as Ceredigion and Aberystwyth in Mid Wales. South Wales is rich with history, myths and legends. You will discover the remains of iron age forts, bronze age burial chambers and prehistoric stones with many medieval castles bringing drama to the picturesque landscape. FEATURING: 62 locations and over 500 beautiful photographs Topographic maps Sat nav and map co-ordinates Sun compass Best times to visit and seasonal highlights Photographic tips Accessibility notes Travel information The best places to stay, eat and drink
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Photographing North Wales: A Photo-Location Guidebook

Author: Simon Kitchin

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780992905118

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Page: 288

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Author and local North Wales photographer Simon Kitchin describes over 100 locations and several hundred viewpoints for the reader to visit. Each location chapter starts with an overview describing historical, literary, geological, and natural history features including the photographic potential of a location.
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Peak Landscape and Light

A Photographer's Guide to the Peak District

Author: Karen Frenkel

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780711230576

Category: Landscape photography

Page: 144

View: 6266

Aimed at photographers of all abilities who are keen to improve their landscape photography skills, Peak Landscape and Light showcases leading photographer Karen Frenkel’s stunning images of the Peak District, Britain’s first and most popular national park, and explains where to go and what to do to get that special, once-in-a-lifetime shot. Karen shares the technical and practical knowledge she has built up over many years of outstanding professional work. On a glorious journey through the ever-changing seasons of the Peak, this beautiful book shows which locations are at their best depending on the time of the year and under different lighting and weather conditions. Also included is information on the geology, history and wildlife of the area and detailed technical notes on the equipment and settings used for each photograph.
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The Photographer's Guide to Yosemite

Author: Michael Frye

Publisher: Yosemite Conservancy

ISBN: 1930238290

Category: Photography

Page: 144

View: 2379

Here is a comprehensive handbook designed to help all photographers — from beginners to experts — capture the landscape, flora, and fauna of one of the best places on earth. These tips and directions from Yosemite local Michael Frye are an indispensable resource for anyone who wants to take better pictures in Yosemite and elsewhere. Last updated over a decade ago, The Photographer’s Guide to Yosemite has been revised to include advice especially for digital photography, and includes new full-color reproductions of Frye’s own work to serve as examples and inspiration. Every aspect of photographing this magnificent park is covered, including: In-depth descriptions of nearly 40 outstanding locations Information on the best months and times of day for successful shots Detailed maps indicating prime viewpoints Tips on technique and equipment More than 100 stunning full-color photographs
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Peak District

Author: Fran Halsall

Publisher: Frances Lincoln

ISBN: 9780711228283

Category: Peak District (England)

Page: 128

View: 5826

Since the 1932 Mass Trespass of Kinder Scout, the Peak District has grown in popularity among walkers and ramblers to become the second most visited national park in the world, after Mount Fuji in Japan. Photographer Fran Halsall presents a stunning photographic portrait of its many moods through the seasons, from the heather moorland and exposed sandstone outcrops of the Dark Peak to the limestone hills and wildflower grasslands that characterise the White Peak. Her informed and inspirational text celebrates the Peak Park's beauty, heritage and drama and explores the relationship between Man and Nature in this changing and complex landscape.
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Secrets of the National Parks

The Experts' Guide to the Best Experiences Beyond the Tourist Trail

Author: National Geographic Society (U. S.)

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426210159

Category: Travel

Page: 270

View: 3239

Identifies hidden treasures and lesser-known points of interest in each of America's national parks.
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Photographing Dorset

Author: Mark Bauer

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780992905149

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Page: 256

View: 5936

PHOTOGRAPHING DORSET is a photography-location guidebook that guides the reader to the best places for photography in this beautiful county. Dorset is home to some of the most beautiful photographic locations in the UK. On its 95-mile long Jurassic Coast, a World Heritage Site, you will find the pinnacles of Old Harry Rocks and the famous arch of Durdle Door. Just inland is the 11th century Corfe Castle, the moored boats at Wareham harbour and the rolling hills and villages of Thomas Hardy's Wessex.
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Peak District Bouldering

Author: Rupert Davies,John Coefield,Jon Barton

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781906148270

Category: Peak District (England)

Page: 480

View: 8435

Bouldering is a branch of traditional rockclimbing which has become popular in recent years. The Peak District is the main UK destination for the activity, and this book provides hundreds of inspirational photos.
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Photographing Cornwall and Devon

Including Dartmoor and Exmoor

Author: Adam Burton

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780992905132

Category:

Page: 272

View: 5945

Boasting much of the UK¿s most spectacular coastline, together with endless rolling hills of patchwork countryside and the high moorland of Exmoor and Dartmoor, the South West is renowned for its beautiful landscapes and is rich with photographic potential. Author and professional photographer Adam Burton describes 70 of the best locations in Cornwall, Devon and West Somerset for photography in this lavishly illustrated photography-location guidebook featuring 300 stunning photographs, including detailed advice on how to take great photographs.
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Villager Jims Peak District

Landscapes, Country Lanes, Wildlife and Farm Life, Gardens

Author: Jim Villager

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781910240656

Category:

Page: 160

View: 6465

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Wild Guide

Scotland

Author: Kimberley Grant,David Cooper,Richard Gaston

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781910636121

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Page: 400

View: 4278

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Photographer's Guide to Yellowstone & the Tetons

Author: Joseph K. Lange

Publisher: Stackpole Books

ISBN: 0811743519

Category: Travel

Page: 128

View: 6627

Revised and updated edition with new photos and digital techniques. How to prepare for a photographic expedition through Yellowstone and Grand Tetons national parks. Includes products and services section to assist in planning a trip.
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Arches and Canyonlands National Parks: In the Land of Standing Rocks

Author: Mike Graf

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 0762794887

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 112

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In this latest installment of FalconGuides’ Adventures with the Parkers series, the Parkers, an intrepid family of four, journey to southeast Utah to see the “Land of Standing Rocks” and such prominent features as Delicate Arch, Landscape Arch, Park Avenue Skyline, the Needles, and much more. They encounter mountain lions, a dive-bombing blue jay, and wicked desert weather along the way, but it’s not until James makes a surprising discovery that they really connect with the region’s colorful history. Each book in the exciting Adventures with the Parkers series for kids 8–13 explores a popular national park and is packed with adventure as well as engaging and educational facts about nature, outdoor safety, and much more. Vacation has never been this fun! Books in the Adventures with the Parkers Series: Bryce Canyon and Zion National Parks: Danger in the Narrows Glacier National Park: Going to the Sun Grand Canyon National Park: Tail of the Scorpion Great Smoky Mountains National Park: Ridge Runner Rescue Mount Rushmore, Badlands, Wind Cave: Going Underground Olympic National Park: Touch of the Tide Pool, Crack of the Glacier Rocky Mountain National Park: Peril on Longs Peak Yellowstone National Park: Eye of the Grizzly Yosemite National Park: Harrowing Ascent of Half Dome
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Wild Guide Lake District and Yorkshire Dales

Author: Daniel Start

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781910636091

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Page: 256

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Guiding you to over 800 secret places, wild adventures, local food and beautiful accommodation, this book is perfect for those seeking new adventures with the family, or dreaming up the ultimate romantic weekend escape.
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Peak District

Author: Roland Smith,Gary Lloyd

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780749579456

Category:

Page: 288

View: 8258

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Ultimate Travelist

The 500 Best Places on the Planet.. Ranked

Author: Lonely Planet Publications

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781743607473

Category: Reference

Page: 328

View: 350

501 of the world's most unmissable sights and attractions Ranked by Lonely Planet's global community of travel experts Insightful write-ups, inspiring photography and lavish production make this the only bucket list you'll ever need
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