Frank Etchells Photography
"Not everything that counts is counted and everything that is counted counts"; Einstein.

Welcome, please view "My Galleries" for a variety of images;

Landscapes, Woodlands, Fauna & Natural History, Seascapes & Nautical, Cars, Fine Art & Digital Art Creations

  • Hazy Days Sailing 1Walking the South West Coastal path at The Lizard, Cornwall on a glorious day in August 2017, This Ketch was sailing on the shimmery sea with a blue cloudless sky and haze on the horizon. Gin & Tonic, Rum & Lime Time
NB: Original sailing direction.
  • Wind Blown Poppies 2'Soft Sketch' effect conversion: Wind Blown Poppies move in all directions with the wind seeking passage through leafed stems with seed pods and flowers alike, never still. The movement giving a softness to the petals and stems as the wind tosses them
  • Woodland Walks 1A colourful late cold November walk through the woods in 2012. My wife and the dogs in the distance... numerous copper coloured leaves on the pathway and still holding tight to the branches above...
  • A Lanzarote CyclistChalk Smudge effect: Lone cyclist riding along the coastal path, Las Lajas Blancas, from Faro de Pechiguera, the tall white lighthouse, towards La Campana
  • Woodland Path 1A late autumnal Saturday morning walk in an area of 'Beaumont's Wood' and 'Hilcombe Hanging', near Stourhead, with the dogs brought us to this scene as we came up a steady climbing track. Sunlight and blue skies behind the gold and copper coloured leaves
  • Praa Sands SunsetA beautiful sunset taken from the land above the beach in August 2014 at the far end of Praa Sands in Cornwall.
  • Woodland Walk, Golden Sun Rays, 2A walk through Stourhead Woods in late autumn, 2012, and the sun rays broke through a mist... when edited it brought out the golden fingers streaking through the branches and trees...
  • East Dart River Bridge 4A view of the bridge over the East Dart River at Postbridge, Dartmoor National Park from the side of the
  • Dartmoor Rainbow 01From Warren House Inn towards Bennett's Cross, Dartmoor, after a brief downfall of rain the sun created this rainbow with one end disappearing between the folds in the land.
  • Cornish CoastlineA view of the coastline of Cornwall from the roadway off the coastal path at the top of the RNLI station at The Lizard before walking down to St. Wynwallow Church, The Parish of Landewednack at The Lizard.
  • Beach Huts & Wild Waves, 1While on a visit in Whitby, Yorkshire, in 2012 - on a wild windy day I captured, in a number of shots taken, the high spray of the waves as they hit the wall of the walkway by the bright coloured huts... This was one shot without people in the scene
  • Postbridge Clapper Bridge 3A view of the 'Clapper Bridge' at Postbridge in the Dartmoor National Park on a warm August day visit while on the way to Cornwall with the main road bridge behind and a glimpse of the
  • Whitby Wild Waves, 1While on a visit in Whitby, Yorkshire, in 2012 - on a wild windy day I captured, in a number of shots taken, the high spray of the waves as they hit the wall of the walkway by the bright coloured huts... This was one shot without people in the scene
  • Four Tethered BoatsOn a trip to Whitby in Yorkshire in 2012 and a walk through the town brought us to the harbour quay side and these tethered boats. So colourful and clean, nicely reflecting in the water of the River Esk and a large stack of lobster pots behind.
  • Tethered Boats, Whitby 1, Edit; Cartoon-BWIIOn a trip to Whitby in Yorkshire in 2012 and a walk through the town brought us to the harbour quay side and these small tethered boats, their bows and ropes reflected in the sea water and lobster pots neatly in stacks on the walkway. 'Cartoon' BWii edit.
  • Incoming February Rain 03Incoming rain from the direction of Sousson's Farm, Yelverton, Grimspound, Hameldown Tor, Hookney Tor and Ponsworthy on Dartmoor walking from Warren House Inn.
  • Three By Moonlight. Edit'Digital Art conversion: On a trip to Whitby in Yorkshire in 2012 and a walk through the town brought us to the harbour quay side and these small tethered boats. Edit to give a 'moonlit' effect...
  • Tethered Boats, Whitby 2On a trip to Whitby in Yorkshire in 2012 and a walk through the town brought us to the harbour quay side and these small tethered boats, their bows and ropes reflected in the sea water. So colourful and clean, lobster pots neatly in stacks on the walkway.
  • Boats by Moonlight, Edit''Digital Art conversion: On a trip to Whitby in Yorkshire in 2012 and a walk through the town brought us to the harbour quay side and these small tethered boats. Edit to give a 'moonlit' effect...
  • To Birch TorBy Warren House Inn towards Bennett's Cross, Dartmoor, from a small car parking area a path leads towards Birch Tor before continuing round towards Grimspound, Hameldown Tor and Hookney Tor.
  • Maiden Bradley SunriseThe Sun rising over a distant hill on the outskirts of Maiden Bradley, SW Wiltshire, flooding the ground with warm rays of light and casting long shadows of the distant copse across the field..
  • Dewy Morning, Maiden BradleyA heavy dew on the field on the outskirts of Maiden Bradley in SW Wiltshire, a Copse, soft distant mist rising across the hills as the rays of the rising sum cast a warming light on the clouds above for a fine April day (2nd April 2017)
  • Up To The TorA trip to Glastonbury Abbey and the famous Tor. Walking up towards the Tor from Glastonbury brings you to the meandering 'stairway steps' that wrap their way round the mound to make your way to the Tor and the magnificent views from the top. 24/09/2016
  • Approaching Storm CloudsThe wind blew strongly at the top and towards St. Michael's tower overlooking the surrounding lands bringing the clouds with it, they darkened and revealed approaching rain in the far distance... yet the sun broke briefly behind me to cast light below