Archive for July 18, 2015

One of the advantages of digital photography is the capability to take lots of shots and sometimes you don’t get it right. Things get in the way particularly if you are on a moving bus, like this unfortunate clash of signs from my recent trip to Newcastle.

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(For those not from the UK – the traffic sign means ‘No Entry’)

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As you travel around Newcastle there are many reminders of the historic importance of the city and as in many of our modern cities they sit alongside the modern developments. Some such as the Baltic Mill have found new leases of life very different to their original function.

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Baltic Mill - now an arts centre

Baltic Mill – now an arts centre

All that remains of the Castle

All that remains of the Castle

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A bar on the riverside

A bar on the riverside

The Sage, Gateshead ( an arts venue) seen from Newcastle river front

The Sage, Gateshead ( an arts venue) seen from Newcastle river front

The  castle keep surrounded by roads and rail

The castle keep surrounded by roads and rail