Bluebell time in Greenwood Park

The dappled sunlight filters through the trees to highlight the carpet of bluebells. The sound track is birdsong recorded with the video and gentle guitar music. The following stills are from the video. Filmed at Greenwood Park, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, UK on 10 May 2018. Camera: Sony RX100 V.

The hidden valley at Alta Badia, Dolomites, Italy

An unforgettable ski run starting at the top of the Lagazoli cablecar (2,275m). It is a stunning descent through awe-inspiring scenery overlooking the Fanes valley. At 8km in length you descend over 1km in altitude. This run has been officially classified as red but can be attempted by intermediate skiers. Highlights include a frozen waterfall… Read More »

St Johann ski run 6b

St Johann in Tirol, Austria. The blue ski run 6b starts near the foot of the Penzing chair lift. It follows a pretty tree lined track that opens out onto a wide meadow, ending at the Tauwiesen T-bar. The following stills are from the video. Camera: GoPro Hero 6.

St Johann in Tirol ski runs 1g and 5a

St Johann in Tirol, Austria. The ski run 1g starts at the Harschbichlbahn middle station. It was filmed in February 2018. The following stills are from the video. Camera: GoPro Hero 6. Resolution 1080 – Linear view. Rendered with PowerDirector. Settings: MPEG-4 1920 x 1080/25p (16 Mbps).

The Vyne roof project Christmas 2017

The Vyne, Basingstoke, Hampshire, UK, National Trust property. This was a chance to see this usually off-limits part of the Tudor mansion before 41 miles of scaffolding came down marking the end of a £5.4m roof project. Viewing points enabled visitors to get an insider’s view of the project as well as vistas of The… Read More »

Mottisfont Christmas decorations 2017

Mottisfont house, Romsey, Hampshire, was dressed for Christmas with statement trees, piles of presents, dramatic flower arrangements and handmade decorations crafted by talented National Trust volunteers. Each room had a different colour theme. The following stills are from the video. Camera: Sony RX100 V.

Basildon Park Christmas decorations 2017

It looked like Christmas Eve at Basildon Park, Berkshire. The curtains were drawn as if it was evening at the house. There were sumptuous decoration and giant trees throughout the house, all drawing on Lady Iliffe’s French-Mauritian roots. The following stills are from the video. Camera: Sony RX100 V.

Lanzarote

We visited Lanzarote in September 2017 and stayed in Puerto Calero. Among the other places featured in the video are Puerto del Carmen, Arrecife, Playa Blanca, La Santa, Orzola and La Graciosa. The following stills are from the video. Camera – Sony RX100 V. The video was shot in 4k and rendered in 2k for… Read More »

Ascott National Trust gardens

Ascott, Wing, Buckinghamshire is a half-timbered house originating from 1606, transformed by the Rothschilds in the late 19th century. The extensive gardens, are an attractive mix of the formal and natural with specimen trees, shrubs and beautiful herbaceous borders. We visited in August 2017. The following stills are from the video. Camera: Sony RX100 V.

Stowe Gardens Buckinghamshire

The Stowe National Trust property in Buckinghamshire features gardening on the grandest scale. Picture-perfect views, winding paths, lakeside walks and temples create a timeless landscape, reflecting the changing seasons. Full of hidden meaning, the gardens were created as an earthly paradise and still cast their spell today. The following stills are from the video. Camera:… Read More »