Tim's One Photograph a Day

Long Exposure

Canal & Railway at Horseley Fields Junction, Wolverhampton.

Horseley Fields Junction. Today’s view is where the BCN Main Line and the Wyrley & Essington Canals meet. Above is t

Internally Illuminated Sculpture in Broad Street Park, Wolverhampton.

Internally Illuminated Sculpture. Public works of art can be curious. This park has three, two of which are stone, which can b

Top of the Wolverhampton 21.

Wolverhampton. As they may be the last opportunity to get out with the camera for a while, I opted for a long exposure. We hav

The Black Country Living Museum at Night.

Black Country Living Museum. This is similar to a previous shot, for which I make no apology. That was daytime, this is night-

The Old Swan Inn, Halesowen Road, Netherton.

The Old Swan Inn, Netherton. This Grade II listed pub is probably one of the most famous in the Black Country. Dating back to

Pitchfork Bridge, Birmingham Old Main Line Canal, Tipton.

Pitchfork Bridge.   This is a scene which is nothing special to look at in the daytime, but is transformed by the colours

Mad O’Rourkes – The Pie Factory, Tipton.

Mad O’Rourkes. This is one of those destinations you just have to go to if you are in the Tipton area – especially

Birmingham Old Main Line, Tividale.

Tividale on the BCN. Moving outside from where last night’s photograph was taken, this is the wide expanse of the Birmin

Mooring in Tividale Quays / Dudley Port Basin.

Tividale Quays. Historically, this was Dudley Port Basin. An industrial area, where working boats would have been loaded and u

Top of the Malvern Hills.

Malvern Hills. This was not today’s intended photograph. I had spotted a wall which, for some bizarre reason, had taps e

CS Lewis – Malvern Gas lamp.

Gas lamp. The link may be a little tenuous. It may even be apocryphal. It is said, though, that CS Lewis, when walking home fr

View from the Malvern Hills.

Malvern Hills. There is something special about a landscape photograph that features rolling hills. Something rugged, even tim

Parry People Mover – The Stourbridge Shuttle.

Parry People Mover. Something a little different today. Probably the smallest train on Britain’s railway network is the

Langley Maltings, Titford Canal, Oldbury.

Langley Maltings. Today’s subject is a favourite one of mine. The Titford Canal is the highest level on the Birmingham C

Cobbs Engine House, Bumble Hole Nature Reserve.

Cobbs Engine House. Having mentioned yesterday that Windmill End was a busy mining area, today’s shot captures something

Dusk at Windmill End, Bumble Hole Nature Reserve.

Windmill End. We have moved again. This time we have gone through the Netherton Tunnel (built as a by-pass to the single-width

Wetherspoons The Court of Requests, Oldbury.

Court of Requests.   Love them or loathe them, Wetherspoons pubs have a character all of their own. Despite other pubs cl

Oldbury Locks Junction and Titford Canal under the M5.

Oldbury Locks Junction. This is still a continuing theme. Moving outside of Birmingham City Centre, the Old Main Line criss-cr

Oozells Street Loop at Night, Birmingham.

Oozells Street Loop. Continuing on from yesterday’s photograph of Sherborne Wharf. This is very near the same location,

The Train Approaching Platform 1 at Alvechurch Station.

Alvechurch Station.   A scene that would have been very different up until just 5 years ago. Built as a single platform o