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17th May 2018

Time lapse video showing the tide coming in up the beach at Colwyn Bay on the North Wales coast as night falls

The North Wales coast is a great place for photography and time lapse, especially at times of extreme tidal range.

But on this particular evening earlier this month it took real dedication to stand over my camera for a couple of hours.

Click on the picture to read more and watch the video.

16th May 2018

Time lapse video showing a beautiful sunset with colourful clouds over Llandudno West Shore on the North Wales coast

A welcome change in the weather put some great high altitude clouds in the sky over the North Wales coast, so a visit to the West Shore at Llandudno to catch the sunset was a no-brainer.

Just click on the thumbnail to read more and watch the clip.

And don't forget that most of the hundreds of videos featured here at goHOWiE.com, are available for licensed use from the following stock libraries.

Link to my Pond5 stock media Link to my Videoblocks stock media Link to my Adobe Stock media Link to my Shutterstock Stock Media

11th May 2018

Time lapse video showing a beautiful sunset over Cemaes Bay on the Isle of Anglesey on the North Wales coast

Cemaes Bay on the beautiful Isle of Anglesey is a place that my wife Liz and I have often visited, but for some reason I'd never filmed a time lapse video here.

So it was high time to put that right.

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10th May 2018

Shaky time lapse video showing a beautiful sunset over the Irish Sea, as seen from Deganwy on the North Wales coast Time lapse video showing a beautiful sunset over the Irish Sea, as seen from Deganwy on the North Wales coast

Two seemingly identical time lapse videos showing a beautiful sunset over the North Wales coast as seen from Deganwy.

However, I consider one of them a failure.

A click on the thumbnails will take you to the individual video pages to read more and watch the clips.

9th May 2018

Time lapse video showing wispy clouds moving over trees at Loggerheads Country Park, North Wales, lit by the just risen sun Time lapse video showing the sun rising into a bank of cloud over the Clwydian Range AONB at Moel Famau in North Wales

The hills, valleys and woodlands of the Clwydian Range Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) are a wonderful sensory playground, especially at dawn when these two time lapse videos were captured.

A click on the thumbnails will take you to the individual video pages to read more and watch the clips.

And don't forget that these, and most of the hundreds of other videos featured here at goHOWiE.com, are available for licensed use from the following stock libraries.

Link to my Pond5 stock media Link to my Videoblocks stock media Link to my Adobe Stock media Link to my Shutterstock Stock Media

8th May 2018

Time lapse video showing the full moon moving across a misty sky as dawn approaches Time lapse video showing the full moon setting over the Clwydian Range Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB), North Wales

Two time lapse sequences featuring the moon today here at goHOWiE.com, both shot on the same beautiful spring early morning from Loggerheads Country Park overlooking the Clwydian Range Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Just click on the thumbnails to visit the individual video pages and watch the clips.

4th May 2018

Time lapse video showing the tide coming in up the beach at Colwyn Bay on the North Wales coast as night falls Time lapse video showing the tide coming in up the beach at Penmaenmawr on the North Wales coast at sunset

One thing the North Wales coast has in extreme is tidal range, up to eight metres at certain times of the year.

A phenomenon I try and take full advantage of with both still and time lapse photography, such as these videos, shot at two different coastal locations just a few kilometres apart.

A click on the thumbnails will take you to the individual video pages to read more and watch the clips.

And don't forget that these, and most of the hundreds of other videos featured here at goHOWiE.com, are available for licensed use from the following stock libraries.

Link to my Pond5 stock media Link to my Videoblocks stock media Link to my Adobe Stock media Link to my Shutterstock Stock Media

3rd May 2018

Time lapse video showing sunset with clouds over the Conwy estuary at Deganwy on the North Wales coast

A lovely spring evening on the North Wales coast, watching the sunset over the Irish Sea from the beach at Deganwy.

Where else would you want to be at a time like this?

Just click on the picture to read more and watch the video.

2nd May 2018

Time lapse video showing billowing fog filling the Mawddach Estuary in Snowdonia on the welsh coast Time lapse video showing the sun setting over billowing fog filling the Mawddach Estuary in Snowdonia on the welsh coast

Well I wasn't expecting that!

A billowing layer of sea fog over the Mawddach estuary on welsh coast at Fairbourne put paid to our plans for an evening at the seaside.

But the view out over the estuary from Cregennan Lakes, high in the Snowdonia mountains, more than made up for the lack of beach!

Just click on the thumbnails to read more and watch the clips.

1st May 2018

Time lapse video showing dawn breaking over the river Dee at Deeside, North Wales, including the suspension bridge and gas fired power plant at Connah's Quay Time lapse video showing the sun rising over the industrial landscape by the river Dee at Deeside, North Wales

Connah's Quay at Deeside on the banks of the river Dee, North Wales, could be considered an industrial wasteland

But beauty is in the eye of the beholder, and lovely light at the start of the day helps too!

Just click on the thumbnails to read more and watch the clips.

And don't forget that these, and most of the hundreds of other videos featured here at goHOWiE.com, are available for licensed use from the following stock libraries.

Link to my Pond5 stock media Link to my Videoblocks stock media Link to my Adobe Stock media Link to my Shutterstock Stock Media


30th April 2018

Time lapse video showing dramatic storm clouds catching the light of the setting sun, North Wales

What could have been a failed time lapse shoot was turned around when this magnificent cumulus cloud turned up at just the right time.

Just click on the picture to read more and watch the clip.


26th April 2018

Time lapse video showing the tide coming in as night falls on the North Wales coast at Caernarfon, with the castle reflecting in the sea Time lapse video showing dramatic storm clouds and rain over the Vale of Clwyd at dusk, North Wales

Time to catch up on the backlog of time lapse videos that I've been out and about creating over the past couple of weeks, starting with these two showing dusk falling over the dramatic scenery of North Wales.

Just click on the thumbnails to read more and watch the clips.

And don't forget that these, and most of the hundreds of other videos featured here at goHOWiE.com, are available for licensed use from the following stock libraries.

Link to my Pond5 stock media Link to my Videoblocks stock media Link to my Adobe Stock media


25th April 2018

The Great Orme headland at Llandudno on the North Wales coast, pictured from the Conwy Morfa beach dunes The Great Orme headland at Llandudno on the North Wales coast, pictured from the Conwy Morfa beach

Conwy Morfa beach on the North Wales coast, looking out over the Conwy estuary towards the Great Orme on a beautiful fresh spring evening.

Where else in the world would you want to be on a day like this?

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24th April 2018

Llyn Gwynant at night with Orion overhead in the Snowdonia National Park, North Wales Llyn Mymbyr at night with Orion overhead in the Snowdonia National Park, North Wales

These two iconic views out over Llyn Gwynant and Llyn Mymbyr in the Snowdonia National Park took on a whole new look and feel once night had fallen.

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23rd April 2018

King Arthur lengend sword in the stone Excalibur sculpture at night at Llanberis in Snowdonia, North Wales Llyn Padarn at night at Llanberis in the Snowdonia National Park, North Wales Llyn Padarn at night at Llanberis in the Snowdonia National Park, North Wales

A brief pause at Llanberis, on the way home after an afternoon and evening exploring the beauties of the Snowdonia National Park, North Wales, yielded these atmospheric night time images.

Just click on the photos to read more.


20th April 2018

Sunrays breaking out from behind a dark cumulus cloud Vivid rainbow set against the sunlit branches of a large oak tree

Living in North Wales, I'm hardly ever short of interesting weather to photograph.

But sometimes you have to be quick to catch the action!

Just click on the thumbnails to read more.


18th April 2018

Wylfa nuclear power station as viewed from Cemlyn nature reserve, Anglesey, North Wales Wylfa nuclear power station as viewed from Cemlyn nature reserve, Anglesey, North Wales Wylfa nuclear power station as viewed from Cemlyn nature reserve, Anglesey, North Wales

Love it or hate it, Wylfa nuclear power station makes for an eye catching feature on the beautiful coastline of Anglesey, as pictured here from the stunning Cemlyn nature reserve.

Just click on the images to read more.


17th April 2018

Rocks on the beach at Porth Trwyn, Anglesey, North Wales Runoff stream on the beach at Porth Trwyn, Anglesey, North Wales

One of the less popular little beaches on the beautiful Isle of Anglesey, just off the North wales coast

These two scenes were both photographed at Porth Trwyn on the west coast of the island on a lovely sunny spring afternoon.

Just click on the pictures to read more.


16th April 2018

Delicate clouds at dusk over the West Shore at Llandudno on the North Wales coast Delicate clouds at dusk over the cliffs at South Stack on the Anglesey coast, North Wales

My favorite times of day must be the hour before sunrise and the hour after sunset, when the light from the sun, which is below the horizon, makes its presence felt, lighting up high clouds with a vivid display of warm colours.

These two images, from the North Wales coast, were both taken after sunset, looking out over the Irish Sea.

Where else would you want to be of an evening?

Just click on the thumbnails to read more.


13th April 2018

Time lapse video showing stormy clouds over the waters of Llyn Gwynant in the Snowdonia National Park, North Wales Time lapse video showing stormy clouds over the waters of Llyn Cwellyn in the Snowdonia National Park, North Wales Time lapse video showing sunset and colourful clouds over the Menai Straits on the North Wales coast Time lapse video showing delicate clouds over the North Wales coast at sunset, as seen from the West Shore at Llandudno Time lapse video showing the tide going out on the beach at Church Bay on Anglesey, North Wales coast, at sunset

Now that spring is in the air Liz and I have been able to get out and about a bit more, re-visiting some of our favourite spots around North Wales, and some new ones as well.

Of course, I wasn't idle during these excursions, and here is a round-up of the time lapse videos I created during our trips.

Just click on the thumbnails to read more and watch the clips.

And don't forget that these, and most of the hundreds of other videos featured here at goHOWiE.com, are available for licensed use from the following stock libraries.

Link to my Pond5 stock media Link to my Videoblocks stock media Link to my Adobe Stock media


12th April 2018

Panoramic image of Llyn Mymbyr and the Snowdon Horseshoe with snow in the Snowdonia National Park, North Wales

One of the many iconic views to be found around the Snowdonia National Park in North Wales, this is the view out over Llyn Mymbyr towards the snow capped peaks of the Snowdon Horseshoe, all under the usual layer of cloud.

Just click on the image to read more.


11th April 2018

Waterfall and tree, viewed from the path to Llyn Idwal, Snowdonia, North Wales Single balanced boulder, viewed from the path to Llyn Idwal, Snowdonia, North Wales Single balanced boulder, viewed from the path to Llyn Idwal, Snowdonia, North Wales Single balanced boulder, viewed from the path to Llyn Idwal, Snowdonia, North Wales

The path from Llyn Ogwen to Llyn Idwal, in the Snowdonia National Park, North Wales, is a wonderland of visual treats, and here are just a few to enjoy.

Just click on the thumbnails to read more.


10th April 2018

Cloud capped mountain Tryfan, as seen from the path to Llyn Idwal, Snowdonia, North Wales Cloud capped mountain Tryfan, as seen from the path to Llyn Idwal, Snowdonia, North Wales Cloud capped mountain Tryfan, as seen from the path to Llyn Idwal, Snowdonia, North Wales

Tryfan, in Snowdonia, North Wales, is Britain's favourite mountain, and justifiably so in my opinion.

Pictured here under its usual covering of cloud, seeing Tryfan is always a visual treat under any conditions.

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9th April 2018

Nant Ffrancon valley sandwiched between the Glyderau and Carneddau mountain ranges, Snowdonia, North Wales The mountain Tryfan, viwed from the path to Llyn Idwal, Snowdonia, North Wales Pen yr Ole Wen in the Carneddau mountains, Snowdonia, North Wales

It's amazing the difference a few days can make in the mountains of Snowdonia, North Wales.

The week before these images were captured the area was blanketed under a layer of snow and ice and then, all of a sudden, spring arrived!

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6th April 2018

Nant Ffrancon valley in Snowdonia in wintry conditions, North Wales, with the snow capped peak of Tryfan in the background Snow capped peak of Tryfan in the Glyderau as viewed from the Nant Ffrancon valley in Snowdonia, North Wales in wintry conditions Snow capped peak of Tryfan in the Glyderau as viewed from the Nant Ffrancon valley in Snowdonia, North Wales in wintry conditions

The final (unless it snows again!) few views from a very cold Snowdonia earlier this spring.

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5th April 2018

Frozen shoreline of Llyn Ogwen in Snowdonia, North Wales, with the snow capped Glyderau mountains in the background Frozen shoreline of Llyn Ogwen in Snowdonia, North Wales, with the snow capped Tryfan mountain in the background Frozen shoreline of Llyn Ogwen in Snowdonia, North Wales, with the snow capped Tryfan mountain in the background Frozen shoreline of Llyn Ogwen in Snowdonia, North Wales, with Pen yr Ole Wen mountain in the background

More images from frozen Snowdonia in North Wales as the 'Beast from the East' made its presence felt.

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4th April 2018

Panoramic image of frozen lake Llyn Ogwen and the mountain Pen yr Ole Wen in the Carneddau range, Snowdonia National Park, North Wales

The 'Beast from the East' Siberian weather system that swept over the UK last month gave us some dramatic winter-like scenery, which I took advantage of with a trip round Snowdonia once the roads had cleared.

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3rd April 2018

Time lapse video showing storm clouds blowing over the snow capped summit of Snowdon, as seen from Llyn Mymbyr in the Snowdonia National Park, North Wales Time lapse video showing clouds and mountains reflecting in Llyn Padarn in the Snowdonia National Park, North Wales Time lapse video showing clouds over the mountain Pen yr Ole Wen in the Snowdonia National Park, North Wales Time lapse video of dusk falling over the promenade and Great Orme at Llandudno on the North Wales coast

A brief respite in the foul weather afflicting North Wales this spring was all the encouragement my wife Liz and I needed to head to Snowdonia and the coast for some much appreciated fresh air and photography.

These four time lapse videos were filmed during that weather window, and show some of our favourite spots. (Although there are many others as well!)

Just click on the thumbnails to read more and watch the clips.

And don't forget that these, and most of the hundreds of other videos featured here at goHOWiE.com, are available for licensed use from the following stock libraries.

Link to my Pond5 stock media Link to my Videoblocks stock media Link to my Adobe Stock media


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