Category Archives: Millstone Grit

UK Landscape Photographer: Pennine Gritstone and The Dark Peak

Early winter is the season I associate most with the Pennines, probably because my very earliest first forays into the Dark Peak with a camera always seemed to be during the shortest days of November.  Usually, I would be somewhere remote watching the light change on the landscape as the sun dipped. Invariably only half…

UK Landscape Photographer: Kinder Low, Peak District

If there is a prime example of upland peat erosion, the area surrounding the trig pillar on Kinder Low should be at the top of the list.  From it’s now lofty perch on a gritstone boulder, the trig pillar is high and dry compared to the current level.  Several feet of peat has disappeared and…