Posts tagged ‘Mark Simms’

Longleat Safari Park 1

Last year we enjoyed a week away in Bath, Somerset. Whilst we were there we had a day-out at Longleat, home to the Marquesses of Bath, with it’s magnificent Elizabethan House and famous Safarai Park.

Below is the first in a series of images depicting some of the birds and animals that live at Longleat:

Longleat, Warminster, Wiltshire

© Mark Simms Photography (2020)

Night Sky 6

Not the greatest shot of the Northern Lights in the world, but then it wasn’t the greatest display either. However it does at least prove that we saw them.

Interestingly, to the naked eye, the Aurora came across as a much paler green than this, more like a grey-green mist just above the horizon. It’s the camera that’s really picked up the luminous, glowing quality…..and I promise that I haven’t enhanced this too much in post-processing.

Inari, Lapland, Finland

© Mark Simms Photography (2020)

Firelight

The images below are from a night-time camp “expedition” on an island in frozen Lake Inari in northern Finland.

The light trail in the second image is from someone wearing a head-torch walking across the frame……one of those totally unintended pieces of good fortune that just happens to add a little something to the shot.

Inari, Lapland, Finland

Inari, Lapland, Finland

Inari, Lapland, Finland

Inari, Lapland, Finland

Inari, Lapland, Finland

© Mark Simms Photography (2020)

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