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Photo Gallery

This is a selection of my favourite photographs.


You may, however, link to this page, but not to the individual shots, without consulting me.

January 1981 - June 1991


Date Unknown
Kew Palace Spider's Web

Kew Palace, Kew Gardens, Surrey.

Spider's Web, Evesham, Worcestershire.


Date Unknown
Boats in the Sound of Raasay Honeysuckle

Boats in the Sound of Raasay.

Honeysuckle outside the Royal Bank of Scotland, Lochinver.

Birmingham University, England

January 15, 1982
Aston Webb Building Guild of Students

The Chamberlain Tower and the Aston Webb Building.

The Guild of Students.

These shots were taken the morning after Birmingham's coldest night on record (-20.7°C).

Northumberland, England

Summer 1982
Blanchland Post Office Reflections

Blanchland Post Office.



Spring 1987
 Rowing Boats on Lough Leane  Rowing Boats on Lough Leane

Rowing Boats on Lough Leane, County Killarney.

Blarney Castle Gardens

Blarney Castle Gardens, County Cork.

Around the World in 34 Days

June 3 to July 6, 1991

San Francisco, CA

Transamerica Pyramid Fisherman's Wharf

The Transamerica Pyramid.

Fisherman's Wharf.

Bank of America The Golden Gate

The Bank of America World Headquarters.

The Golden Gate Bridge and Fort Point(less).

Sydney, NSW

Sydney Opera House Sydney Opera House

Sydney Opera House.

The Chinese Gardens Sydney Harbour Bridge

The Chinese Gardens.

Sydney Harbour Bridge from the Manly Ferry.

Canberra, ACT

High Court of Australia The Carillion

The High Court of Australia.

The Carillion.

Hong Kong

Hong Kong Hong Kong

Kowloon and Hong Kong Island from the Victoria Peak.

The NEC Building and the Bond Centre from Victoria Harbour.

July 1991 - December 1995

North Wales

Autumn 1991
Llanfairpwllgwyngllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch Caernarfon Castle

Llanfairpwllgwyngllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch Railway Station.

Caernarfon Castle.

Biwmaris Castle Biwmaris Castle

Biwmaris Castle.

Firenze (Florence), Italy

Spring 1992
The Duomo Ponte Vecchio

The Duomo.

Ponte Vecchio.

Cornish Harbours, England

Spring 1993
Mevagissey Mevagissey


Mousehole Polperro



Salzburg, Austria

Spring 1994
The Old City

The Old City from the Mönchsberg.

1996 - 2000

Kent Castles, England

Summer 1996
Leeds Castle Walmer Castle

Leeds Castle.

Walmer Castle.

Brugge (Bruges), Belgium

April 1997

The Burgher's Lodge and Jan van Eyck Plein.

Shaftesbury, Dorset, England

Summer 1997
Snow Hill Snow Hill Snow Hill

Snow Hill.

Vatican City

September 1998
St. Peter's Square The Cupola of St. Peter's Basilica

St. Peter's Square.

The Cupola of St. Peter's Basilica.

Rome, Italy

September 1998
The Colosseum The Roman Forum

The Colosseum.

The Roman Forum.

Assisi, Italy

October 1998
Assisi Bricks

Assisi from Rocca Magiore.


Columbia Gorge Waterfalls, OR

August 1999
Bridal Veil Falls Multnomah Falls

Bridal Veil Falls.

Multnomah Falls.

Crater Lake, OR

August 30, 1999
Crater Lake
Crater Lake

August 31, 1999
Crater Lake Crater Lake

Copenhagen, Denmark

April 7, 2000
Nyhavn Nyhavn

Nyhavn: The Renovated Sailors' District.

2001 - 2005

Barcelona, Spain

Spring 2001
Sagrada Familia Sagrada Familia

Sagrada Familia Cathedral.

Arundel, West Sussex, England

Summer 2001
Arundel Castle Arundel Castle

Arundel Castle.

Berlin, Germany

Spring 2002
The Reichstag Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church

The Reichstag.

Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church.

Berlin Wall Berlin Wall

Remnants of the Berlin Wall.

Orkney, Scotland

Autumn 2002
Loch of Harray Old Man of Hoy Stones of Stenness

Rowing Boats on the Loch of Harray.

The Old Man of Hoy.

The Stones of Stenness.

Alberta, Canada

May 2003
Olympic Plaza

The Olympic Plaza, Calgary.

Athabasca Glacier Athabasca Glacier

The Athabasca Glacier.

Praha (Prague), Czech Republic

May 2004
Little Quarter

The Little Quarter.

Dublin, Ireland

September 2004
Molly Malone Trinity College

Molly Malone (The Tart with the Cart).

Trinity College.

Ha'penny Bridge

The Ha'penny Bridge.

Edinburgh, Scotland

Spring 2005
Old City Edinburgh Castle

The Old City.

Edinburgh Castle.

2006 - 2010

Stanley Park, Vancouver, BC

July 2006
Totem Poles Totem Poles

Totem Poles.

Snoqualmie, WA

Autumn 2006
Snoqualmie Falls

Snoqualmie Falls.

Maui, HI

April 2007
Haleakala Haleakala


Iao Valley

Iao Valley.

Oahu, HI

April 2007
Waikiki Beach Mokulua Islands

Waikiki Beach.

Mokulua Islands.

Near the Sea to Sky Highway, BC

August 2007
Shannon Falls Brandywine Falls

Shannon Falls.

Brandywine Falls.

Grouse Mountain, North Vancouver, BC

Febrary 13, 2009
Grouse Mountain Grouse Mountain

An icy lighting tower on the Lower Peak.

The start of the Dam Mountain trail.

Grouse Mountain Grouse Mountain

Icicles on the Dam Mountain trail.

Approaching the start of the climb to Dam Mountain.

Crown Mountain The Lions

Crown Mountain from Dam Mountain.

The Lions from Dam Mountain.

Thunderbird Ridge Thunderbird Ridge

Goat Mountain from the Thunderbird Ridge

The Needles from the Thunderbird Ridge.

Burnaby Mountain, BC

October 17, 2009
Kamui Mintara

Totem Poles:
Kamui Mintara (the playground of the gods).

Vancouver Island, BC

May 7-9, 2010
Empress Hotel Legislative Assembly

The Fairmont Empress Hotel, in Downtown Victoria.

The BC Legislative Assembly, in Victoria.

Butchart Gardens Butchart Gardens

Butchart Gardens, Brentwood Bay.

Ziplining in Sooke Atlas Moth

Ziplining in Sooke
(Taken by a tree-mounted remote-controlled camera).

An Atlas Moth, at Victoria Butterfly Gardens.
This moth is approximately 20 cm from wingtip to wingtip.

Vancouver, BC

July 1, 2010
Olympic Torch

The Olympic Torch
(lit for Canada Day).

Grouse Mountain, North Vancouver, BC

September 25, 2010
Eye of the Wind Eye of the Wind

The Eye of the Wind may be an eyesore from a distance, but it looks remarkably good close up.
In theory, it can supply a quarter of the resort's power needs.

Eye of the Wind Eye of the Wind

Unfortunately there isn't enough wind there to make it viable, so it's largely a viewing platform and a conversation point.

Self Portrait

Self Portrait.

2011 - 2015

Citizenship Ceremony, Italian Cultural Centre, Vancouver, BC

March 8, 2011
Citizenship Ceremony

After the ceremony, with citizenship card and certificate.

Grouse Mountain, North Vancouver, BC

January 14, 2012
Whistler Water Way Whistler Water Way

Trees on the Dam Mountain trail.

Thunderbird Ridge Goat Mountain

Trees on the Thunderbird Ridge.

Goat Mountain from the Thunderbird Ridge.

The Needles Goat Ridge

The Needles from the Thunderbird Ridge.

Goat Ridge from the Thunderbird Ridge.

February 18, 2012
Eye of the Wind Eye of the Wind

Bears' Den.

March 9, 2013
The Needles Goat Ridge
The Needles

Views through the clouds on the Thunderbird Ridge.

San Diego Zoo, CA

October 4, 2014
Whistler Water Way Whistler Water Way
Thunderbird Ridge Goat Mountain
The Needles Goat Ridge

2016 - 2020

Burnaby Mountain, Burnaby, BC

October 4, 2017
October Rose October Rose
October Rose

October Roses.

Grouse Mountain, North Vancouver, BC

January 11, 2018
Sun Above the Clouds

The Sun above the clouds on Grouse Mountain.

Carmel, CA

July 30-31, 2018
Carmel Carmel
Carmel Carmel

Downtown Carmel.

Carmel Carmel

Carmel from the Beach.

La Playa Hotel La Playa Hotel
La Playa Hotel La Playa Hotel
La Playa Hotel

La Playa Hotel by Night.

Pebble Beach, CA

August 1, 2018
Shepherd's Knoll Shepherd's Knoll

Shepherd's Knoll in the Mist.

Pebble Beach Pebble Beach

Pebble Beach.

Monterey, CA

August 1, 2018
Monterey Monterey
Monterey Monterey

Sea Otters, Cormorants, and Sea Lions in Monterey Harbour and Monterey Bay.

U.S. Pacific Coast

August 1, 2018
Sunset Sunset

Sunset over the Pacific from 36,000 Feet.

Gordon Arthur
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