As this blog is called “Cumbrian Sky” it’s only fair that I let you all know about an exhibition of gorgeous photographs showing the Cumbrian Sky at night which will be on view in Keswick later in the year.
The photographs in the “The Lake District By Night” exhibition were taken by Rod Ireland, of Askham, near Penrith, and Jonny Marchant, of Kendal (yaaay!), and will be on display in Keswick from Wednesday 24 to Monday 29 August 2016. Rod and Jonny have launched a crowd-funding campaign on Kickstarter to fund the venture and need to reach their £2,000 target by Monday 16 May – so I’m showing some of their lovely images here to try and get support for their efforts.
In the press release for their project, Rod says: “We are really excited about this project. Everyone has seen beautiful images of the Lake District – it’s a familiar and much-loved landscape – but we want to show everyone that this place is truly amazing at night too. It’s going to give visitors a completely different view of Cumbria.
“We’re hoping for an intriguing and atmospheric launch for the exhibition too – I want guests will view the ...