antmanbee: Pre 2006 blogs in original small formats: date: August 2005
antmanbee anthony felton photo diary

August 2005

1st Aug    DP2
Telegraph Pole

2nd Aug    Angel of The North
We travel to Gateshead to begin our holiday in the North East.

3rd Aug    The Baltic
There was a really good show of the work of Edward and Nancy Kienholz but photography was not allowed.

4th Aug    Tynemouth
With the ferry not due to leave we have time to explore Tynemouth and the surrounding area.

5th Aug    Princess of Scandinavia
Its a 24 hour sailing. The weather is good and the sea calm.

6th Aug    Gothenburg
The fountain in front of the Konstmuseet.

7th Aug    Bikes %26 Granite
We are camped a little way outside Gothenburg on the coast at Askim.

8th Aug    Angelholm
A long walk along the beach to a very quiet bar playing sweet soul music.

9th Aug    Nimis
Nimis is a 'living' sculpture built illegally by Lars Vilks (Professor of Art at Oslo University).

10th Aug    Swedish Style
.....and people have said that I use too much mortar !

11th Aug    Vasa Museet
The Vasa sunk in Stockholm harbour on her maiden voyage in 1628. She was perfectly preserved for 300 years, and salvaged in 1961.

12th Aug    Sunset
Sweden has big clouds, wide skies and beautiful sunsets.

13th Aug    Stockholm
Boats, water, islands, cobbles, bicycles and beautiful buildings.

14th Aug    Beach Shot
On the Island of Torso we try to replay the Cape Cod photograph.

15th Aug    Four Models
Back in Gothenburg we pass through the Nordstan shopping mall.

16th Aug    Lakeside Silhouette

17th Aug    Home Time
The princess of Scandinavia passes under the road bridge as we leave Sweden.

18th Aug    Killington Lake
This is the view you get from the Killington Lake motorway service station.

19th Aug    On the Phone
Jude has downloaded her films from Sweden. I have borrowed this one.

20th Aug    Clear Up Time
Air the tent, wash the groundsheet and put endless washing through the machine.

21st Aug    A Local Walk
We decided not to take the car today - Beautiful weather, wonderful landscape and a great pub lunch - just walk out your door. Thanks Dave!

22nd Aug    Scarred Bishop
Wells Cathedral

23rd Aug    Two Soldiers

24th Aug    Worn Steps
Wells Cathedral

25th Aug    Selected Banana
Packaging gone bananas. Morrisons opens in Street. Staff employed to turn cans so that the labels face the right way.

26th Aug    Sam %26 Dave
Dave cooks up two curries after a full day at the office - what a star!

27th Aug    Sean's Van

28th Aug    Ringstead Bay
It is the Sunday of a bank holiday weekend and there is not a cloud in the sky. (England also beat the Aussies at Trent Bridge)

29th Aug    Bank Holiday Monday

30th Aug    New Building
Back to work in our new building with its exposed ducting, piping and wiring and those beautiful Retro light fittings.

31st Aug    Chapter House
With a touch of Photoshop