Jun 06

#1364. Lonely planet

By Pascal Ollier | Travel Photography

Verdun is not a spontaneous destination. Located some 225km due east of Paris, 250km south of Brussels in a region not famous for its friendliness (very cold in winter especially), the trip will not make you dream in anticipation. Yet Verdun plays a major role in history. February 21, 1916, World War one, allied and […]

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Jun 04

#1363. Just what I needed…

By Paul Perton | Travel Photography

Regular DS readers will be familiar with my lifetime interest in railways and especially steam locomotion. Couple that with a love of photography and industrial archaeology and last Friday’s photographic session at the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway (GWSR) was an ideal opportunity to give me and my camera an early summer outing.  The GWSR runs […]

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