christmas

Christmas lights in London

Christmas lights in London

Another compilation of time-lapse sequences in London by Mattia Bicchi, which (as usual) makes me miss the city and encourage me to try and fit in a weekend there.

16th January 2017 | Read more »

Solothurn, Switzerland

Solothurn, Switzerland

Historic towns in Switzerland make the Christmas period especially magical for the photographer. In particular during the “blue hour”, between sunset and darkness.

28th May 2015 | Read more »

Misunderstood

Misunderstood

Just because we have a device in our hands, don’t assume that we’re not taking part. Merry Christmas.

18th December 2013 | Read more »

Jesuit Church of Solothurn

A winter visit to the baroque Jesuit church in Solothurn.

27th November 2010 | Read more »

Large Christmas tree, Spiez, Switzerland

Out in the cold

I pledge to take more winter landscape photos this year, after being out this evening to take some long-awaited photos of the Christmas lights in Spiez.

20th December 2009 | Read more »

Gaudy is Good

I love gaudiness in the U.K. at Christmas and revel in the blinking, multi-coloured tastefulness of it all. Just so long as it's someone else's home, not my own.

1st December 2009 | Read more »

Review of My Year 2008

2008 has been a great year for getting out and doing things. Jo and I are off to England and Wales later this week for our Christmas and New Year holiday, the fourth international trip this year, so I thought I'd post my end of year review ahead of schedule.

22nd December 2008 | Read more »

The Present Christmas

I remember the time when those planning on doing their Christmas shopping had no choice but to psych themselves up for a battle in the shopping centres of the world; mixing with other well-willed gift givers and spending as much time waiting in queues as actually selecting presents. Engaging in…

17th December 2008 | Read more »

FliCHristmas 2008

As in previous years, if you’re a Flickr photographer in Switzerland, please add a tag to your photos of Christmassy subjects to wish all of our “Switzerland fan” friends abroad a Merry Christmas! This year’s tag is __flichristmas2008__ and the slideshow is [here](http://www.flickr.com/photos/tags/flichristmas2008/show/)… or it will be, when there are…

3rd December 2008 | Read more »

Santas

27th December 2007 | Read more »

Christmas Cheer

26th November 2007 | Read more »

The Burning Bushes

More from this series – with Jo, Bruno, Nick and Ilona at Uetliberg and in Zürich over the weekend – in my flickr.com photo stream.

18th December 2006 | Read more »

Last Christmas

Wonderfully happy memories of flying to Scotland last Christmas, spending time with Jo’s parents and later waking up with my love for our first Christmas Day together, at my parents’ house in England. This shot – a wobbly long-exposure I took using a tripod kindly lent for the evening by…

12th December 2006 | Read more »

Twinkle Twinkle Little Star

Heaven is a warm, cosy home, with sparkling candles, a Christmas tree dusted with (fake) snow, and my love wrapped in a soft blanket with me, watching a good film after eating one of her delicious meals.

11th December 2006 | Read more »