One to three Photo Challenge – November 2022

#1to3_tsc #Photochallenge For this month’s photo challenge, I took a walk down the road to the new home of BBC North – Mediacity UK, by the banks of the Manchester Ship Canal. Using the new bridge i took a couple of pics with my Nikon D3100 (it may be old – but it works!) Subject …

In this City

#writeclub #napowrimo They built a place by a running stream Technology basic but builders keen It was the beginning of the city Basic wells grew in size to the chieftains surprise and mud and straw to create huts were changed for stone – hewn and cut Houses needed food so they built some farms and …

Life in Boxes

I They’re everywhere in every street where there’s a spare space colourful boxes with fancy designs on them don’t be distressed this ain’t no graffiti it’s “State 0f the art livin'” in the “Modern metropolis” II Built up? Hardly Supersized sardine tins – stacked like jenga the occupants – can see for miles all the …

Foggy

Photo by Aleksandar Pasaric on Pexels.com #MLMM Up among the gods, those on the top floor could consider themselves lucky for while below, the people on the ground couldn’t see much through the blanket of fallen cloud those above it had a much clearer view with the marshmallow fog below the bluest of sky

Landmark

#Fowc #Landmark Look around and you will find them everywhere north to south distinct buildings, created for a purpose many come from far and wide just to see the architecture, while others like to look ’round the facilities, taking in all the history and artifacts kept within the walls of the building

Misinterpretation

The idea was unique enough The designer renowned The location perfect Time Tables agreed Schedules formed Site offices constructed The steel posts went in The concrete poured The building took shape The foremen looked a little disturbed Some doors didn’t hang right – Some windows didn’t fit The builders carried on unperturbed There were birds …

Patterns

#CFFC #Patterns Zigzag Patterns , Mediacity , Salford I like patterns you can find them all around you, whether its in nature , or in your home furnishings in a mural or a picture I Volunteer at Imperial War Museum North, in Manchester, and a key place you spot patterns are in the camouflaged objects …

Challenge 30 – No9

Older than me For this challenge, I scoured the archive of my photos looking for an old photo…..I didn’t find one (Ha Ha) but among my archive I did find this Stowell SpireThe old spire of Stowell Memorial Church Just up the road from where I live in Salford. It was built in the 19th …