Another Look

I've gone coast to coast, just to contemplate Joni Mitchell - Blue Motel Room No sooner had I basked in the Sandsend sunshine than it was time for me to return to Bootle, where the nearest interesting stretch of sand is to be found at Crosby, the beach where Antony Gormley's work Another Place stands … Continue reading Another Look

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Another Visit to Another Place (aka I Fall in Love Too Easily Part 2)

I wrote recently about my desire to shoot some of Anthony Gormley's sculptures on Crosby Beach, and though I was successful, I was disappointed with the outcome for two reasons; the light pushed me towards a high ISO setting that resulted in grainier pictures than I really wanted, and the fact that I was battling … Continue reading Another Visit to Another Place (aka I Fall in Love Too Easily Part 2)

You really got a hold on me

I mentioned a while back my desire to photograph Gormley's Another Place, so when I knew I was returning to Bootle, this time I set off in good time to get there before sunset.  Just. All the signs in the area direct you to Crosby Lakeside, which struck me as strange since the artwork is on … Continue reading You really got a hold on me

Time & Place

The last week has seen me making a few journeys cross-country, where I've been based in Aintree on Merseyside.  Of course I packed my camera, in the hope that I might have the opportunity to make a short detour to Crosby beach and find a new angle on Another Place, the collection (100 in all) of Antony … Continue reading Time & Place