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31st January 2019

Trees in autumn colours at Betws-y-Coed, North Wales Trees in autumn colours at Betws-y-Coed, North Wales Tree in autumn colours at Betws-y-Coed, North Wales Tree in autumn colours at Betws-y-Coed, North Wales Tree in autumn colours at Betws-y-Coed, North Wales Tree in autumn colours at Betws-y-Coed, North Wales

There are too many beautiful sights in the Snowdonia National Park, North Wales, to recount.

But one of the most arresting has to be the ancient woodlands around Betws-y-Coed in their autumn finery.

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30th January 2019

Decayed old groynes on the beach at Llanfairfechan, North Wales Groynes at Llanfairfechan beach on the North Wales coast Seagulls flying over the promenade at Llanfairfechan, North Wales coast

One of the less well known gems along the North Wales coast is the seaside town of Llanfairfechan, a real trip back in time to a gentler, slower paced era.

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29th January 2019

Sunset with clouds over the Irish Sea at Llandudno, North Wales Sunset with clouds over the Irish Sea at Llandudno, North Wales Sunset with clouds over the Irish Sea at Llandudno, North Wales Sunset with clouds over the Irish Sea at Llandudno, North Wales Sunset with clouds over the Irish Sea at Llandudno, North Wales Sunlit clouds at sunset over the North Wales coast at Llandudno Sunset with clouds over the Irish Sea at Llandudno, North Wales Sunset with clouds over the Irish Sea at Llandudno, North Wales

Want to see a lovely sunset at any time of the year?

Then head out along the North Wales coast to the West Shore at Llandudno, which is where I captured this plethora of winter sunset views, each one different and each one only lasting a few moments.

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28th January 2019

Jetty at Rhos-on-Sea at night on the North Wales coast

That wonderful in-between time at dusk is captured here on the North Wales coast at Rhos-on-Sea.

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25th January 2019

Panoramic view of the Gwydyr Forest in Snowdonia, North Wales, in autumn colours Gwydyr Forest in Snowdonia, North Wales, in autumn colours Trees in autumn colours in the Gwydyr Forest, Snowdonia, North Wales

The beautiful Snowdonia National Park in North Wales isn't just all about mountains.

These three views show the woods and trees of the Gywdyr Forest Park near Betws-y-Coed, resplendant in autumn colours.

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24th January 2019

Sunset over the sea from Trearddur on the coast of Anglesey, North Wales Sunset over the sea at Porth Dafarch, Anglesey, North Wales

Two spectacular winter sunset images from the beautiful Isle of Anglesey on the North Wales coast.

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23rd January 2019

Time lapse video showing the final stage of the January 2019 lunar eclipse

A layer of heavy cloud over North Wales stopped me from watching the 'blood moon' phase of the January 2019 total lunar eclipse, but later on the skies cleared and I was able to witness and film the final stage of the eclipse.

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22nd January 2019

Sunset clouds reflecting in Llyn Mymbyr, Snowdonia, North Wales Snowdon mountain with sunbeams and clouds, North Wales

'Interesting' weather is part and parcel of the Snowdonia National Park in North Wales!

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21st January 2019

Sunset over the North Wales coast from Deganwy Dusk over the North Wales coast from Deganwy

A beautiful evening on the North wales coast yielded these two lovely sunset images from the promenade at Deganwy, selected from hundreds taken in the making of my Deganwy Sunset Timelapse 09 video.

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And don't forget that these and many other of the images featured here at goHOWiE.com, are available for licensed use from my Alamy stock portfolio.

18th January 2019

Dinghy sailing on the Marine Lake at West Kirby, Wirral, England Dinghies sailing on the Marine Lake at West Kirby, Wirral, England Dinghy sailing on the Marine Lake at West Kirby, Wirral, England Dinghy sailing on the Marine Lake at West Kirby, Wirral, England Dinghy sailing on the Marine Lake at West Kirby, Wirral, England Dinghies sailing on the Marine Lake at West Kirby, Wirral, England

As time went by at the Marine Lake at West Kirby, conditions became very calm, allowing these lovely colourful dinghies to reflect in the still waters.

Mind you - Not good conditions for sailing!

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17th January 2019

Dinghies sailing on the Marine Lake at West Kirby, Wirral, England Dinghies sailing on the Marine Lake at West Kirby, Wirral, England Dinghies sailing on the Marine Lake at West Kirby, Wirral, England Dinghies sailing on the Marine Lake at West Kirby, Wirral, England Dinghy sailing on the Marine Lake at West Kirby, Wirral, England Dinghy sailing on the Marine Lake at West Kirby, Wirral, England

A splash of colour on an otherwise very grey day at the Marine Lake, West Kirby.

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16th January 2019

Marine Lake at West Kirby on a grey cloudy day Marker post in the sand at West Kirby, Wirral, England

A rather grey day as West Kirby Marine Lake yielded some rather minimalist images.

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15th January 2019

Offshore wind turbines at dawn at Colwyn Bay on the North Wales coast

Set against a glowing dawn sky, the giant turbines of the offshore Gwynt y Môr windfarm provide a stark visual focal point to this image shot near midsummer at Colwyn Bay on the North Wales coast.

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14th January 2019

Sculptures of families on the seafront at Colwyn Bay at dawn, North Wales Sculptures of families on the seafront at Colwyn Bay at dawn, North Wales Sculptures of families on the seafront at Colwyn Bay at dawn, North Wales

A very early start got me to Colwyn Bay on the North Wales coast to catch the midsummer early dawn colours, which is where I found these other early risers!

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11th January 2019

Coastal grass in silhouette at sunset on the North Wales coast at Llandudno Coastal grass in silhouette at sunset on the North Wales coast at Llandudno

Sometimes a more intimate view of a scene can convey meaning that the larger view misses.

These pictures of marram grass in silhouette just says 'seaside' to me.

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10th January 2019

Time lapse video showing sunset, dusk, twilight and night with an incoming tide on the Anglesey side of the Menai Straits, North Wales coast

A wonderful mid-winter's evening on the Menai Straits between the Isle of Anglesey and the North Wales coast yielded this three part time lapse video, showing the tide coming in as daylight fades to night.

A great way to spend a couple of hours!

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9th January 2019

Grass covered sand dune with fence at Llandudno on the North Wales coast Grass covered sand dune with fence at Llandudno on the North Wales coast Grass covered sand dune with fence at Llandudno on the North Wales coast

A simple 180° about face while I was enjoying the views out over the sea from Llandudno West Shore on the North Wales coast resulted in these three compositions of sand dune, fence and sky.

Sometimes it's worth looking in the less than obvious directions.

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8th January 2019

Groynes at dusk at Llandulas on the North Wales coast Groynes at dusk at Llandulas on the North Wales coast

If you want to add some visual drama to a shoreline photograph, then include some groynes in your composition!

Fortunately for me, there are plenty such features all along my local North Wales coast, such as here at Llandulas.

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7th January 2019

Colwyn Bay windfarm at dusk on the North Wales coast Offshore wind turbines and rainbow, Colwyn Bay, North Wales coast

Love 'em or hate 'em, the offshore turbines of the Gwynt y Môr wind farm are now a permanent feature on the horizon of Colwyn Bay on the North Wales coast.

Personally, I love 'em, and maybe these two photographs will show why!

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And don't forget that these and many other of the images featured here at goHOWiE.com, are available for licensed use from my Alamy stock portfolio.

4th January 2019

Llyn Cowlyd reservoir in the Snowdonia National Park, North Wales Couple hiking up a winding road at Llyn Cowlyd, Snowdonia, North Wales

One of the more remote, less visited spots in the Snowdonia National Park, North Wales.

This is the reservoir Llyn Cowlyd and surroundings, high in the Carneddau mountains above Trefriw.

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3rd January 2019

Fairy Falls waterfall at Trefriw in Snowdonia, North Wales Fairy Falls waterfall at Trefriw in Snowdonia, North Wales

One of the hidden gems of the Snodwonia National Park, these images show the Fairy Falls, much depleted during the drought of 2018, high in the hills above the village of Trefriw.

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2nd January 2019

Point of Ayr lighthouse at dusk on Talacre beach, North Wales coast Point of Ayr lighthouse at dusk on Talacre beach, North Wales coast

Now that we're past the winter solstice, is it too soon to be thinking of warm(ish) summer nights spent enjoying the beauties of the North Wales coast?

I don't think so!

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1st January 2019

Panoramic view of the Menai Straits on the North Wales coast, including the Telford suspension bridge Panoramic view of the Menai Straits, Anglesey, at sunset with moon over the North Wales coast Telford suspension bridge over the Menai Straits on the North Wales coast Menai Straits, Anglesey, at sunset with moon over the North Wales coast

A Happy New Year to all at the start of 2109!

We're starting the year off by coming back home to the beauties of the North Wales coast, and where could fit that description better than the stunning Menai Straits.

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