Tim's One Photograph a Day

King’s Norton Guillotine Lock, Stratford Canal.

Guillotine Lock, King’s Norton, North Stratford Canal. We have moved out of the city and are now heading down the Worces

Centenary Square Big Wheel, Birmingham.

Big Wheel, Birmingham. For the Festival season, Centenary Square in Birmingham is transformed. Over the last couple of years,

Entering Birmingham by Canal.

Entering Birmingham by Canal. We went out on a late afternoon cruise. After a trip down the Main Line (out via the Old, back a

Cambrian Wharf at Night, Birmingham.

Cambrian Wharf. As 2020 starts, I feel a desire to restart this project. So, after a 2 year break, this is the first photograp

Reflections in the Grand Central Shopping Centre.

Grand Central, Birmingham. As 2017 comes to an end, this is the final photograph of “One Photograph a Day”. I have

Birmingham New Street.

New Street, Birmingham. Capturing movement and colour. This scene in New Street, Birmingham, is slightly different to what it

Birmingham Old Turn Junction.

Old Turn Junction at Night. This was once the heart of the industrial canals of Birmingham. Now redeveloped into a leisure loc

Christmas Bauble.

Christmas Bauble. One for the Festive Season! A close up of the reflection in a Christmas Bauble on the tree. Capturing the sp

New Birmingham Library.

Birmingham Library. This is the distinctive Birmingham Library. We are moored on the canal just behind it, so have quite a goo

Selfridges, Bullring, Birmingham.

Selfridges, Bullring. Although I am not normally a fan of modern architecture, this is impressive by any standard. An iconic s

The Edgbaston Reservoir.

Edgbaston Reservoir. The canal in Birmingham, apart from a section on what is known as the “Old Main Line” is as h

Former Ahronsberg Brothers Factory

Ahronsberg Brothers The Jewellery Quarter of Birmingham has a large collection of former factories. This one was for the Ahron

The Chamberlain Clock.

The Chamberlain Clock, Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter. Dating back to 1903, the Chamberlain Clock commemorates the local

The Mailbox.

The Mailbox, Birmingham. A excellent example of new meets old. This is the historic Birmingham & Worcester Canal, with The

Going up Farmers Bridge Locks.

Farmers Bridge Locks, Birmingham. The approach to Birmingham from the north presents the daunting prospect of rising 81′

Old Canal Basins.

Canal Basins. Getting nearer into Birmingham, the environment becomes more industrial. Along the way, there are signs of forme

View from the Top of Knowle Locks.

Knowle Locks. By turning this into a sepia shot, this could almost be a timeless photograph. However, Knowle Locks were widene

Packwood House, Lapworth.

Packwood House. Our second National Trust property on consecutive days! This time is was Packwood House, not all that far from

Baddesley Clinton Manor House.

Baddesley Clinton. Today we decided to make use of our National Trust membership. Near to where we are moored in Lapworth is B

Shrewley Tunnel on the Grand Union Canal.

Shrewley Tunnel. This magnificent structure is on the former Warwick & Birmingham Canal. This was later to become part of