Silent Hippo - The Photography Blog of Martin Sebborn

Posted: 19-May-2018 | Category: Travel

Visit to Jodrell Bank

Whilst in the area, we called in at Jodrell Bank - an interesting place, good visitor centre and gardens.

Posted: 11-May-2018 | Category: Travel

Up to Bamburgh

Visited Amble, then up to Lindisfarne and Bamburgh. Lindisfarne Castle still under scaffolding from a major refurbishment.

Amble, looking at Warkworth Castle Lindisfarne Priory Bamburgh Castle Bamburgh Castle Inside Bamburgh Castle Bamburgh Castle Bamburgh Church

Posted: 09-May-2018 | Category: Travel

Alnwick Gardens

Visited Alnwick Gardens - wrong time of year really, as blossom finished and plants not yet blooming!

Posted: 08-May-2018 | Category: Travel

Farne Islands

Some amazing birdlife on the Inner Farne Island.

Nesting Shag Arctic Tern Razorbill

Posted: 07-May-2018 | Category: Travel

Berwick Upon Tweed

We visited Berwick - the town itself looked tired but the old walls were very well kept.

Posted: 06-May-2018 | Category: Travel


Great visit to the home of the Armstrongs, site of the worlds first hydro electric plant.

Cragside House 10 tons of Italian Marble!

Posted: 27-Apr-2018 | Category: Travel

Norfolk Scenery

A few more shots from our trip

Posted: 26-Apr-2018 | Category: Travel

Seen around the Norfolk Coast

Had a quick trip to North Norfolk, including Titchwell Reserve. Amazing number of hares in the fields...

Posted: 20-Apr-2018 | Category: Photography

Moon Shot

Playing around with hand held moon shots tonight - high ISO so fairly grainy, but happy with the result.

Posted: 19-Apr-2018 | Category: Travel


Quick visit to Bridlington and Bempton Cliffs - a few puffins have arrived!