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29th March 2021

Signpost at Llanddwyn Island, Newborough Beach, Anglesey, North Wales Celtic cross on Llanddwyn Island, Newborough Beach, Anglesey, North Wales Goleudy Tŵr Bach - Little Tower on Llanddwyn Island, Anglesey, North Wales

North wales has so much beauty concentrated into such a small area we are spoilt for choice when it comes to picking a location to spend the day photographing.

But one location is an all time favourite of mine (when the weather's nice, that is) and that is Llanddwyn Island on the southwestern corner of Anglesey.

Just stunning!

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28th March 2021

Electricity pylon and cables against a blue sky Electricity pylon and cables against a blue sky Electricity pylon and cables against a blue sky

Continuing with our industrial theme, I came across this majestic electricty pylon in the hills near Pentre Halkyn, North Wales, and was able to walk around and underneath it.

A rare treat, as usually you can't get near them!

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26th March 2021

Wylfa nuclear power station at dawn, Anglesey, North Wales Wylfa nuclear power station at dawn, Anglesey, North Wales Wylfa nuclear power station at dawn, Anglesey, North Wales

The magnox nuclear power station at Wylfa makes a dramatic addition to the coastline of Anglesey, seen here from the far side of Cemlyn Bay nature reserve on a beautiful morning before sunrise.

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24th March 2021

Abandoned brick works at Porth Wen, Anglesey, North Wales coast Abandoned brick works at Porth Wen, Anglesey, North Wales coast Abandoned brick works at Porth Wen, Anglesey, North Wales coast

It isn't only ruined castles that you'll find dotted along the North Wales coastline.

This is Porth Wen on the Anglesey coast, home to a fascinating industrial legacy, an abandoned Victorian brickworks and harbour, slowly decaying under the influence of the sea and the weather.

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22nd March 2021

Ballybunion castle, County Kerry on the Irish coast Ballybunion castle, County Kerry on the Irish coast Ballybunion castle, County Kerry on the Irish coast Ballybunion castle, County Kerry on the Irish coast

A diiferent part of the world, but a similar gorgeous coastline to North Wales.

This is Ballybunion castle on the Atlantic coast of County Kerry, Ireland.

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19th March 2021

Sunset over Rhyl beach at low tide on the North Wales coast Sunset over Rhyl beach at low tide on the North Wales coast Sunset over Rhyl beach at low tide on the North Wales coast Sunset over Rhyl beach at low tide on the North Wales coast

A summer's evening on the North Wales coast, looking out over the beach at Rhyl, exposed at low tide and very lovely.

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18th March 2021

Penmon Point lighthouse at dawn, Anglesey, North Wales Penmon Point lighthouse at dawn, Anglesey, North Wales Penmon Point lighthouse at dawn, Anglesey, North Wales Penmon Point lighthouse at dawn, Anglesey, North Wales

Penmon Point lighthouse on the beautiful Isle of Anglesey, caught in the half light of a peaceful summer's dawn.

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17th March 2021

Time lapse of clouds and sunshine over Flint Castle, North Wales coast

This time lapse video features lovely spring weather over the ruins of Flint Castle on the North Wales coast.

It's great to be able to move around a little bit in our local area now!

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16th March 2021

Time lapse of sunset over Moel Famau, North Wales

I took advantage of the easing of lockdown in Wales to capture this lovely sunset time lapse over Moel Famau in the Clwydian Range Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB).

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15th March 2021

Time lapse of full moon rising behind tree branches

A beautiful full moon rising through a clear evening sky over my housing estate in North Wales is captured in this time lapse video.

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12th March 2021

Conway Castle at dusk, North Wales Conway Castle at dusk, North Wales

The magnificent Conwy castle on the North Wales coast, photographed at the beginning and end of evening twilight.

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10th March 2021

View over North Wales mountains from the Sychnant Pass View over North Wales mountains from the Sychnant Pass

One of the loveliest walks on the North Wales coast is along the Sychnant pass, high in the hills above Penmaenmawr, giving stunning views along the coast and inland to the Carneddau mountains.

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9th March 2021

Crescent moon and tree at dusk Crescent moon and tree at dusk Crescent moon and telegraph pole at dusk

Three images showing a combination of some of my favourite things.

A new crescent moon sinking slowly towards the western horizon and the magical change in light at dusk.

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8th March 2021

Puffin Island, Anglesey, North Wales with clouds and sunbeams Puffin Island, Anglesey, North Wales with clouds and sunbeams

An amazing display of sunbeams over Puffin Island on the North Wales coast, as photographed from high up on Sychnant Pass above Penmaenmawr.

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6th March 2021

Ellin's tower on the cliffs at South Stack, Anglesey, North Wales Ellin's tower on the cliffs at South Stack, Anglesey, North Wales Ellin's tower on the cliffs at South Stack, Anglesey, North Wales

A view back along the stunning cliffs at South Stack on the beautiful Isle of Anglesey, North Wales, featuring the RSPB lookout of Ellin's Tower.

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5th March 2021

Penmon Point lighthouse in the morning sun, Anglesey, North Wales Penmon Point lighthouse in the morning sun, Anglesey, North Wales Penmon Point lighthouse in the morning sun, Anglesey, North Wales Penmon Point lighthouse in the morning sun, Anglesey, North Wales

A stunning midsummer's day early morning back in 2007 at Penmon Point on the beautiful Isle of Anglesey.

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2nd March 2021

Puffin Island under stormy skies, Anglesey, North Wales Puffin Island under stormy skies, Anglesey, North Wales

Nice sunny days are alright for picnics, but for dramatic photography give me stormy skies, such as these over Puffin Island just off the coast of Anglesey, North Wales.

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