Category Archives: Photos

Photos by Roz Abbotts

Fresh Start

A Fresh Start

So I took a bit of a break from my camera in 2011 as I found myself lacking inspiration and motivation, however in 2012 I’m back! And to try and keep me on the straight & narrow and to get the creative juices flowing, I … Read More

April Sunset

April Sunset

A cracking spring sunset, taken from my bedroom window. The photo was taken on my iPhone as my Nikon battery wasn’t charged.

February Sunset

February Sunset

The evenings are finally starting to get a little brighter – today was the first time in 2011 that I left the office in daylight, and just in time to catch this sunset reflected in the glass buildings at the Arundel Gate roundabout. The photo … Read More

Edinburgh 2011

Edinburgh

My first visit to the city in over a decade, and I was pleased to see that it hadn’t changed too much. This is the annual Princes Street Gardens “Winter Wonderland”, with an ice rink and the “Edinburgh Eye” ferris wheel, amongst other attractions/amusements.

Cramond

Cramond

Cramond is a seaside village located to the north-west of Edinburgh, where the River Almond enters the Firth of Forth. Cramond has a long history, with evidence of Mesolithic, Bronze Age and Roman Settlements found in the area. On a personal level, Cramond has great … Read More

Linzi & Mike Wedding

My Best Friend’s Wedding

The whole purpose of our trip up North at this unseasonal time of year, was to be at the wedding of my childhood best friend. I was honoured that she asked me to photograph the occassion, which was a very small, family-only ceremony at the … Read More

Berwick upon Tweed

Berwick-upon-Tweed

We stopped off in Berwick on our way to Edinburgh, and on another day the shots would have been much more vibrant and interesting – boo for flat, grey light! This is a shot of the Royal Border Bridge, whose 28 arches were built under … Read More

Madrid

Madrid

My only foreign holiday of the year (sob!), is a girly mini-break to Madrid with my mum and two sisters. They are certainly not as patient as my Other Half at waiting about for me to get the perfect shot (there are restaurants and bars … Read More

December Snow

December Snow

We’ve had a lot of snow here over the past few days – about 20 inches, and certainly more than I can remember ever having before! I spent today trying to get out of Sheffield ready for flying to Madrid tomorrow, and spotted this snow-covered … Read More

Autumn Days

Autumn Days

I know I did a similar post this time last year, but I think Autumn is the most photogenic season! My new house has a West-facing garden and we’ve had some beautiful sunsets recently – hopefully one day I’ll think to pick my camera up, … Read More