Monday, 24 March 2014

Penzance Palette #4

Umber pigments, varnished wood.
Oxidising iron chains.
Dirty browns and bracken banks.
Faded leaves and fibrous trunks.
































Images © Nik Strangelove

Friday, 21 March 2014

Penzance Palette #3

Sunshine yellows, seaside lights.
Warning signals loud and clear.
Safety firsts and high-vis chrome.
Cheap and cheerful, welcome home.


Images © Nik Strangelove

Saturday, 8 March 2014

Penzance Palette #2

Naval blues and cold sea hues.
Fishing rig in bright marine. 
A Royal pool, reflected sky.
Awash with lapis lazuli.


Images © Nik Strangelove

Monday, 24 February 2014

Penzance Palette #1

Weathered orange, sun-bleached red.
Earthy tones and rusty stains.
Kiln-fired tiles and baked clay bricks. 
Terracotta chimney stacks.








Images © Nik Strangelove

Saturday, 15 February 2014

Fine Folk #13

Mr Harvey
17
Newlyn
Manager of The Strand
Penzance's finest feature: The interesting mix of people.





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Tuesday, 31 December 2013

We are two

As of today, Penzance Post has been picking the juicy meat from the bones of Penzance for two whole years. For one reason or another, keeping things going in 2013 proved difficult at times, but we vow to attack our task with renewed gusto in 2014.

Happy New Year to all our followers.

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Wednesday, 6 November 2013

Sunday, 21 July 2013

The life aquatic

If there is one thing that epitomises the summer in Penzance, it must be the sight of wetsuit-clad tombstoners fearlessly hurling themselves off prom and pier. 









Images © Nik Strangelove