John Charlton

Many people know me as the person behind this and other local area web sites. However, when I really want to kick off my shoes and wade into the waters of my own creative subconscious, nothing does it for me quite like photography.

Living on a patch of land in the Northumberland Hills presents me with a visual feast of subject matter and recurring opportunities to hone my photographic skills. I’m captivated by the beauty that surrounds me, the spectacle of nature and the transition of the seasons. Still photography encourages me to slow down in support of recognizing and appreciating this beauty.

The images above are from a series entitled “Autumn Simplified” which focus on the light, forms and colours of Autumn somewhat at the expense of detail, making the images almost painterly in appearance.

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