Capturing Preston’s natural beauty: Stunning photos in and around our city

Posted on - 6th November, 2012 - 8:30am | Author - | Posted in - Photos
the oldest tree in the field

The Oldest Tree In The Field – Ashton Park, Preston

We spotted a few photos appearing on Flickr from local photographer Ian Hex and we thought they deserved to be shared.


Ian describes himself as an “office monkey” by day but once he’s free from behind his desk he’s off in and around Preston taking photos.

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Take a look below at some simply stunning shots of Preston and then check out his blog Light Sweep for more of Northern England’s natural landscapes.

a light from the shadow shall spring

A Light From The Shadow Shall Spring – near the summit of Longridge Fell

happy little clouds

Happy Little Clouds – footbridge near Avenham Park that crosses River Ribble

preston london bridge

Preston’s London Bridge – near London Road Bridge

If you’ve got any photos of Preston, make sure you’re uploading them to the Preston Flickr group.

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