Calderdale 360° panoramas, West Yorkshire

A selection of panoramas shot in and around Calderdale and the Calder valley in West Yorkshire, from Todmorden to Halifax.

This is Radiance, a gorgeous lighting and craft boutique in the small market town of Hebden Bridge in West Yorkshire. Radiance is owned by designer/maker Hannah Nunn: as well as creating her own acclaimed range of lighting, Hannah has a keen eye f...
Inside the working belfry (bell chamber), halfway up the steeple of the community-run Todmorden Unitarian Church. One of those wonderfully English traditions, change ringing involves playing a sequence of different tuned bells, such as these here,...
High resolution test panorama on a track on the hills above Todmorden and Walsden in the South Pennines. When I shot this, close to home, the early morning mist was clearing – burning off as the sun crept slowly skywards – and the frost was illumi...
(View the unlit beacon and a glorious sunset from 40 minutes earlier by clicking here)As part of the Diamond Jubilee, celebrating 60 years of Queen Elizabeth II asceding to the throne, a series of celebratory beacons were lit across the United Kin...
(View the unlit beacon and a glorious sunset from 40 minutes earlier by clicking here)As part of the Diamond Jubilee, celebrating 60 years of Queen Elizabeth II asceding to the throne, a series of celebratory beacons were lit across the United Kin...
Once a year, the Rotary Club of Halifax organises a public open day to the normally-closed estate of Castle Carr. Head towards Warley Moor, up to the head of Luddenden Dean from the Cat I'th Well Inn near Wainstalls, and eventually you'll come to ...
A interactive version of a panoramic portrait I was commisioned to shoot, for a permanent installation of four large format prints in the Bear Café in Todmorden. It was a great project; combining my passion for local food and photography, and craf...
Bluebells in the woods of Hardcastle Crags, near Hebden Bridge, back in May 2007. It was a lovely spring, and my first living in the locality. This is one of my early spherical panoramas, and my first experiment with 3 exposure bracketed RAW shots...
The American-born poet Sylvia Plath was buried at Heptonstall, near Hebden Bridge in West Yorkshire, in 1963 after a short and troubled life. In the past she was perhaps better known for her marriage to the former Poet Laurate Ted Hughes (original...
(Like this view? Check out the rest of the set from the evening!)After the overwhelming enthusiasm and participation which greeted last year's Valley of Lights events came an amazing new nocturnal experience: the Lamplighter Festival.On November 2...
(Like this view? Check out the rest of the set from the evening!)After the overwhelming enthusiasm and participation which greeted last year's Valley of Lights events came an amazing new nocturnal experience: the Lamplighter Festival.On November 2...
(Like this view? Check out the rest of the set from the evening!)After the overwhelming enthusiasm and participation which greeted last year's Valley of Lights events came an amazing new nocturnal experience: the Lamplighter Festival.On November 2...
(Like this view? Check out the rest of the set from the evening!)After the overwhelming enthusiasm and participation which greeted last year's Valley of Lights events came an amazing new nocturnal experience: the Lamplighter Festival.On November 2...
Flash flooding hit parts of Todmorden on the afternoon of Monday 29th July 2013, and affected the areas of Gauxholme and Shade, as well as further upstream in the village of Walsden and elsewhere.(Original blog post for this incident here)