The all seeing eye

Evening all. New content available in the Equestrian Portraiture gallery. https://marcbatesphotography.smugmug.com/Equestrian-Portraiture-Northeast/i-hkTcQcH/A The all seeing eye This is an image of a Horse that would just not stand still! I know, I know, you shouldn’t work with children or animals, but I like a challenge! 35 deleted images and half a pack of mint Polos later, and…… Continue reading The all seeing eye

Seaton Sluice dunes in mono

Happy Bank Holiday to you all! New content on the website today from the Seascapes Gallery; this one taken at Seaton Sluice on the Northumberland coast. https://marcbatesphotography.smugmug.com/Seascapes/i-nncGDHW/A Seaton Sluice Dunes in Mono I like this shot for a few reasons, however the main reason is you can see one of my favourite pubs in the shot,…… Continue reading Seaton Sluice dunes in mono

Cresswell Rocks in Mono

New Content! I haven’t added an image to the Minimalism gallery on my website for a while now, so it pleases me to show you my latest addition, taken at Cresswell Bay in Northumberland. https://marcbatesphotography.smugmug.com/Minimalism-fine-art-northeast/i-bFJBCtx/A Cresswell rocks in mono I nearly didn’t use this image; I took it a couple of months ago and almost…… Continue reading Cresswell Rocks in Mono

A Horse with no name

Evening all, I apologise for the delay  between posts but I have been incredibly busy being a Dad and a Photographer….. also my dog ate my homework…… and I was abducted by Aliens…… Horses! My Fiancee absolutely loves Horses; riding them, feeding them, mucking them out. She loves nothing more than standing ankle deep in wood […]

Beware the Lake

Hello and welcome back! Continuing with the theme of my “Stephen King in Northumberland” gallery, I present to you https://marcbatesphotography.smugmug.com/Stephen-King-in-Northumberland/i-LKVGKVt/A Beware the Lake Bag of Bones is one of Stephen Kings’ finer books. Loosely using elements of Daphne du Maurier’s “Rebecca” in it’s plot, it is the story of Mike Noonan, a writer suffering from…… Continue reading Beware the Lake

A couple from Seaham

Hello to you all. The other day I found myself in Seaham; a seaside town in County Durham, just up the road from Sunderland (the inner Newcastle United fan in me is singing something about “Cheesy Chips” as I write this…). I went there on a scouting trip to find the famed “Chemical Beach”; a…… Continue reading A couple from Seaham

A couple from Beadnell

Hello from sunny Northumberland! A couple of new images for you to spend your hard earned money on (my kids need MORE shoes apparently). First up…… The Edge of the Ocean https://marcbatesphotography.smugmug.com/NorthEastLandscapes-fine-art/i-vKL4vRs/A This was taken at the edge of “Ebbs Nook”; an outcrop on the coast of Beadnell in Northumberland. It struck me how, at first…… Continue reading A couple from Beadnell