Here’s a different look at Harpers Ferry. This time round I hiked up Loudon Heights rather than Maryland Heights.While the walk up Maryland Heights is pretty much straight up (well round and round up I suppose) Loudon Heights is a bit more spread out. First you go up, then you walk along the spine of the mountain for a way.At … Continue reading Loudon Heights Overlook
I would love to claim that this was brilliant composition on my part, but in truth it was pure blind luck. The ray of sunshine effect really wasn’t that obvious from the viewfinder and I mainly took this shot to compare the how sunny the day was compared with the foggy images I had taken a couple of … Continue reading Ray of Sunshine
Well I did say that I keep coming back to this spot. Yes, it’s time for another panorama from the Harper’s Ferry Overlook on Maryland Heights. This time I’m looking up the Potomac with Harper’s Ferry off to the left. I’m almost convinced that it’s actually impossible to take a bad photo from this spot. Eoghann Irving Overly opinionated owner and … Continue reading Looking Down On The Potomac
Usually when you’re taking landscape photos you want to go as wide as you can and capture everything. Not always though. I thought it might be an interesting comparison to my Top Of The World photo from yesterday to show what the shot looked like before I zoomed my lens in. I don’t think this is a bad … Continue reading Top Of The World — Zoomed Out
Okay, not actually the top of the world. The headline is a lie! But it did feel like it. I took another walk up to the top of Maryland Heights this morning. And for the first time there wasn’t any cloud cover there so I could actually see (well occasionally in-between all the trees at least). This shot is … Continue reading Made It, Ma. Top Of The World!
Another photo from my walk along a foggy Maryland Heights. It occurred to me while editing this photo that this sort of landscape is very much how I mentally picture the Fog On The Barrow Downs chapter of The Lord Of The Rings. Eoghann Irving Overly opinionated owner and author of eoghann.com. You can get updated on his posts directly … Continue reading Fog On The Barrow Downs