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Friday, July 29, 2011

Bigger Trees

Bigger Trees
Bigger Trees, a photo by lincoln_eye on Flickr.

This gallery in Hull is currently displaying David Hockney's "Bigger Trees Near Warter" until September 18th.

Nerd statistics for the painting:
* Painted early 2007 at Warter nr Pocklington, East Yorkshire
* Belongs to Tate Britain
* 50 canvases
* Overall size 4.6m x 12m

Thursday, July 28, 2011

Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Sunday, July 24, 2011

Colossus

Colossus
Colossus, a photo by lincoln_eye on Flickr.

Statue of William Wilberforce in front of Hull College.

Statue nerd statistics: 31m high, first stone laid CLXXVII years ago.

Saturday, July 23, 2011

Queen's Gardens

Queen's Gardens
Queen's Gardens, a photo by lincoln_eye on Flickr.

Hull, East Yorkshire

Background: Maritime Museum, Princes Quay Shopping Centre

Thursday, July 21, 2011

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Monday, July 18, 2011

Saturday, July 16, 2011

Ghost Town

Ghost Town
Ghost Town, a photo by lincoln_eye on Flickr.

University of Lincoln halls of residence: mostly empty of students for the summer break.

Friday, July 15, 2011

Thursday, July 14, 2011

Tricolour

Tricolour
Tricolour, a photo by lincoln_eye on Flickr.

Homage to Bastille Day, 14 July 2011

Three scenes from the Lincolnshire coast.

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

High Bridge

High Bridge
High Bridge, a photo by lincoln_eye on Flickr.

The River Witham passes under the High St pedestrian precinct via the historic High Bridge, Lincoln city centre.

It's the oldest bridge in the UK that still has buildings on it, dating from 1160AD. The current row of shops, which exactly sits on the bridge, dates from 1550.

Sunday, July 10, 2011

Waddington Airshow

Waddington Airshow
Waddington Airshow, a photo by lincoln_eye on Flickr.

Lancaster bomber flies over B road near Waddington, Lincolnshire

Saturday, July 9, 2011

Bowling Green

Bowling Green
Bowling Green, a photo by lincoln_eye on Flickr.

Bowling green and beach huts at Sutton on Sea, Lincolnshire.

Friday, July 8, 2011

Thursday, July 7, 2011

The Prom

The Prom
The Prom, a photo by lincoln_eye on Flickr.

Sutton on Sea, Lincolnshire

The distant apartment building on the left is in Mablethorpe, 2 km up the coast.

Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Transmission

Transmission
Transmission, a photo by lincoln_eye on Flickr.

Your choice:
Transmission by Joy Division
Electricity by OMD

Taken near Branston, Lincolnshire

Monday, July 4, 2011

Thunderbirds Are Go

Thunderbirds Are Go
Thunderbirds Are Go, a photo by lincoln_eye on Flickr.

Waddington, Lincolnshire

This is my American themed photo for Independence Day. Pictured are four of the six Thunderbirds US Airforce display team in their signature diamond formation. Thunderbirds were one of many aircraft displays that shook the Waddington area to its foundations over the weekend (and set off car alarms and small children).

Sunday, July 3, 2011

Eyes Wide sHut

Eyes Wide sHut
Eyes Wide sHut, a photo by lincoln_eye on Flickr.

Mablethorpe, Lincolnshire

Five huts were commissioned for the modern beach hut competition as part of the Mablethorpe annual Bathing Beauties Festival in 2007. This hut won first prize. Large two way mirrors front and back give hut occupants panoramic views without onlookers seeing in.

Saturday, July 2, 2011

Friday, July 1, 2011

Beetle

Beetle
Beetle, a photo by lincoln_eye on Flickr.

Cecil St, Lincoln

Processed using the Shanz 3 action from the Adobe Marketplace.