Category Archives: north carolina

old glory

old glory is the nickname given to the flag of the united states. old gory was actually the name of one flag in particular, that of captain william driver. it was given to him by his mother and the young … Continue reading

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rebel yell

marshall is the first township of madison county which was formed out of parts of buncombe county and yancey county in 1851. the county is named after president james madison (1809 – 1817) and after its previous incarnation as lapland … Continue reading

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25 to life

this is marshall north carolina the first township of madison county. originally known as lapland it sits along the banks of the french broad river. strategically positioned at the buncombe turnpike or old drovers road which ran from tennessee through … Continue reading

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its a cows breakfast

as i was wandering back to my bed for some more sleep i noticed a couple of cows down in the field already wide awake and cracking on with the days chores of eating grass. i thought i was the … Continue reading

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where i go when i’m dreaming

that bit of time before a day begins, a limbo between darkness and light, looking at this picture is like dreaming with my eyes open

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morning dew

the dew was cool and refreshing in the early morning air but didn’t hide the fact that it was gonna be another scorcher

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with a touch of modern

how modern? are we talking electric lights and central heating or free wifi and satellite tv? and only a touch of it? this sign raises more questions than it answers, its brilliant.

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dawn on dogwood

swannanoa north carolina in the foothills of the blue ridge mountains full of sweet sweet tea and southern hospitality. i’d flown in the day before and with my head full of jet lag i was out with my camera as … Continue reading

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day break jet lagged dog wood north carolina

first light is my favourite time for photographs, the temperature and texture of light is beautiful. Its also wonderfully quiet and peaceful and as everyone is still sleeping they don’t walk into your shot, perfect!

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