Posts about sunshine

Lac de Gruyères, Switzerland

Although a few others had ventured out across the large amounts of mud and small amounts of snow to get closer to the ice, I chose to use my drone to capture the cracked and slippery shore line of the frozen lake.

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Lac de Gruyères, Switzerland

The famous lake is frozen, despite the current spring-like temperatures, for a large expanse of its length. Here, near Corbières, I sent my drone out across the ice to capture a large, upright dead branch in the middle of the lake.

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Lichen-covered silver birch

Due to the exceptionally clean and humid air, I’m told. Near Strathpeffer in Scotland, photographed as the sun started to break through the rain.

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Coniston Water

In all the times I’ve visited the Cumbrian Lake District in the north of England, I’d only ever been to Coniston Water once before. After all of the dramatic, deep lakes lined with craggy fells and forests, the long, flat, placid body of water didn’t inspire me photographically and so I quickly passed on. However, […]

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Zermatt, Switzerland

Any photographer offering free photos should have a good reason for doing so. This is why I’ve chosen to make a large portion of my photographic archive available for free (within reason) on Flickr: permanenttourist.ch/blog/2011/03/free-photos-and-why-im-m…

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