Offshore Structures Britain

Based on the banks of the River Tees the Offshore Structures Britain facility at at Haverton Hill provides steel manufacturing, blasting and painting facilities for the serial production of large tubular offshore wind foundations, notably the transition pieces or TP’s, which link the mono pile foundations of offshore wind turbines with the towers. They have recently signed the contract toContinue reading “Offshore Structures Britain”

Yorkshire’s Gasland

Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is a technique designed to recover gas and oil from shale rock. The process involves drilling down into the earth before a high-pressure mixture of water, sand and chemicals are injected into the rock at high pressure which in turn allows the gas to flow out to the head of theContinue reading “Yorkshire’s Gasland”

Seacoalers

Coming from coal seams in sea cliffs or underwater deposits centuries old coal is deposited on the beach as the tide drops at Saltburn following strong seas over previous days. Traditionally collected and used for heating, cooking and garden nutrient it is thought that European cultures dating back to the Romans and before used sea-coal. Continue reading “Seacoalers”

Feeding the Swaddles

Hill farmer Mark Rukin from Gatehouse Farm near Keld heads out on his quad bike to feed his stock of pure bred Swaledale sheep following a night of snow and freezing cold temperatures on the North Yorkshire Moors…     See more of my work on my website and blogs…. HERE Images copyright Ian Forsyth NoContinue reading “Feeding the Swaddles”

Out and about in Swaledale

I was out and about in Swaledale in Yorkshire for most of this morning shooting a few pictures for the papers and their websites. Lovely part of the world over there and was a great drive up in the hills as I headed over to the A66 on the Cumbrian border. See the links atContinue reading “Out and about in Swaledale”

Quote the surf

“I could not help concluding this man had the most supreme pleasure while he was driven so fast and so smoothly by the sea” Captain James Cooke See more of my photography on my website and blogs via the link….. HERE Copyright Ian Forsyth. No usage without arrangement.

Quote the surf

  “It’s all about where your mind’s at.”     See more of my photography on my website and blogs via the link….. HERE Copyright Ian Forsyth. No usage without arrangement.

Quote the surf…

“The only one whom can whisper to you the ways of the surf, is the wind”   See more of my photography on my website and blogs via the link….. HERE Copyright Ian Forsyth. No usage without arrangement.

Scarborough dawn

Down in Scarborough in North Yorkshire for first light this morning to finish off a commercial job I’ve been working on for the last couple of weeks and took the opportunity to grab a couple of shots for myself around the harbour while I was there…     See more of my pictures on myContinue reading “Scarborough dawn”

Bird of Prey

A bird of prey believed to be a Harris Hawk from a nearby bird centre was found dead during the Surfers Against Sewage beach clean in Saltburn earlier today.