Photos from the collection getty

Enfola, Elba

The tiny, narrow headland where we spent time sunbathing and snorkelling. In the distance on the left of the photo, Napoleon’s hill fort "Villa Dei Mulini" sits atop the hill next to the main port, Portoferraio. Photographed during a hot and sweaty walk to the top of the hill at the far end of the […]

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Lugano and Monte Brè

Shooting into a scene with loads of glare; I’m buggered if I can get the colour balance right on this one: this is as close as I can manage.

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Bachsee/Bachalpsee, Bernese Oberland, Switzerland

Call it what you will: the small lake above Grindelwald-First is well worth a trip. Although Jo and I felt that we’d become fairly fit, having done some walking in the U.K. whilst on holiday, we underestimated the altitude difference and so the 50 minute walk to the lake from the top of the First […]

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On the way to Wrynose Pass, Cumbria, England

"I say old fellow, you haven’t seen a northern chappie with a black and white dog, have you? They got away from me a little while ago…." A version of this photo is available to order inexpensively as a greetings card, print or poster via RedBubble at www.redbubble.com/people/mhowellsmead.

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