Tag Archives: Bridge

Canal cruising – Photo by Rob Laynton

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License The history of the narrow boat is intertwined with the history of the canal system. Narrow boats were originally built as working boats in the 18th, 19th, and … Continue reading

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Canal at Great Haywood – Photo by Rob Laynton

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License A pleasant summer morning by the canal at Great Haywood in Staffordshire. Time to read before a cup of morning tea….

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Canal drawbridge – Photo by Rob Laynton

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. This form of canal drawbridge can be seen on the Caldon Canal in North Staffordshire. Sometimes the canal cuts across a farmer’s fields, and a drawbridge like this … Continue reading

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Winter canal – Photo by Rob Laynton

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. Frosty winter mornings provide good opportunities for a walk along a canal towpath, where the frozen ground is firm underfoot. Even in winter, canals have a beauty all … Continue reading

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English canal – Photo by Rob Laynton

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. Canal scene on a summers day. Something distinctively English – walking along the canal towpath on a sunny day…..

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Trent and Mersey Canal, Creating a painting from your digital photos – Photo by Rob Laynton

Art effect images like this can be created reasonably simply from your photos and digital images. Quite modest software can sometimes be used…you do not need high-end programs like Photoshop. One program that I like is ArcSoft PhotoImpression. It is … Continue reading

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