My Photos

All photographs are © Copyright Peter Howkins, some collections are available to use under the stated Creatice Commons License.

Lumiere
11 Photos
15/01/2016
London Museum of Water and Steam
7 Photos
15/07/2015
Science Museum
12 Photos
13/07/2015
Gloucester Warwickshire Railway
7 Photos
03/04/2015
Art of the Brick
22 Photos
31/03/2015
Victoria and Albert Museum
6 Photos
06/05/2013
Jam at BCS
17 Photos
17/01/2013 Photos from the Raspberry Jam event hosted at the British Computer Society.
Brixton Windmill
4 Photos
17/05/2012 Yes, Brixton does have a windmill.
South Bank
8 Photos
13/09/2012 A trip around London's South Bank.
RISC OS London Show 2011
46 Photos
29/10/2011 Lenses were Canon EF 17-40mm F/4.0 L and Canon EF 50mm F/1.4.
RISC OS London Show 2010
46 Photos
23/10/2010 Lenses were Canon EF 17-40mm F/4.0 L and Canon EF 50mm F/1.4.
VCF
68 Photos
18-20/06/2010 Vintage Computer Festival at Bletchley Park. Lens was Canon EF 17-40mm F/4.0 L.
The Hotel
4 Photos
19/06/2010 Lens was Canon EF 17-40mm F/4.0 L.
Bradgate Park
9 Photos
20/06/2010 Lens was Canon EF 17-40mm F/4.0 L.
Light Tent Tests
2 Photos
13/03/2010 Lens was Canon EF 17-40mm F/4.0 L.
The Moon II
1 Photo
26/02/2010 Lens was 500mm F/5.6 with 2 teleconvertor on M42 adapter.
RISC OS London Show 2009
22 Photos
03/10/2009
Bank to Chancery Lane
10 Photos
09/05/2009 Lens was Carl Zeiss Flektogon 35mm F/2.4 on M42 adapter.
Fun with old lenses
12 Photos
07/03/2009 Lenses were Carl Zeiss Flektogon 35mm F/2.4 and Prinzflex 135mm F/2.8 on M42 adapter.
Fireworks on Brockwell Park
11 Photos
05/11/2008 Lens was Canon 17-40mm F4 L.
2008 RISC OS SE Show
37 Photos
18/10/2008 The annual RISC OS Show in Guildford. Lenses were Canon EF 17-40mm f/4 L and Canon EF 50mm f/1.8.
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This collection of images is licenced under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 UK: England & Wales Licence. I should be attributed along the lines of "Some photos taken by Peter Howkins" or similar.
Legoland
35 Photos
27/09/2008 A visit to Legoland Windsor. Camera was Fuji F30.
Kimi
8 Photos
21/03/2008 This is a website, these are the obligatory cat photographs.
London and St Pauls
6 Photos
23/02/2008 Canon EF 17-40mm f/4 L
Victoria and Albert Museum
9 Photos
19/01/2008 Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 and Canon EF 17-40mm f/4 L
2007 RISC OS SE Show
44 Photos
20/10/2007 The annual RISC OS Show in Guildford. Lenses were Canon EF 17-40mm f/4 L, Canon EF 70-210mm f/3.5-4.5, Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 and Canon EF 50mm f/2.5 macro.
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This collection of images is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 License. I should be attributed along the lines of "Some photos taken by Peter Howkins" or similar.
Kew Gardens
9 Photos
08/09/2007 Lens was Canon EF 17-40mm f/4 L
Goodwood Festival of Speed 2007
23 Photos
23/06/2007 Lenses were Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-4.5 and Canon EF 70-210 f/3.5-4.5
Macro
6 Photos
02/06/2007 Lens was Helios 55mm f/2.0 on M42 adapter with macro tubes. The red insect on one of these photos is approximately 1.5mm long. Due to being on the M42 adapter the EXIF data for focal length and aperture is incorrect.
RAF Hendon
22 Photos
07/05/2007 Lens was Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-4.5
South Bank
10 Photos
24/02/2007 Lenses were Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-4.5 and Canon EF 70-210 f/3.5-4.5
Greenwich Observatory
5 Photos
20/01/2007 Lens was Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-4.5
Westminster Cathedral
8 Photos
09/12/2006 Lenses were Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-4.5 and Sigma 28-200mm f/3.5-4.5
Curry Fest
20 Photos
01/12/2006 The 9th annual Bristol Curry Festival (on tour), Ipswich 2006. Lenses were Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 and Canon EF 70-210 f/3.5-4.5
Fireworks
18 Photos
03/11/2006 Lambeth council firework display on Brockwell Park. Lens for Canon EF 50mm f/1.8, though I really needed a wider angle :)
The Moon
1 Photo
02/11/2006 I think everyone takes a photo like this when trying out a long lens, in this case it's an Optomax Auto 300mm f/5.5 on the M42 adapter. Still lots to learn about getting the best from this lens.
The Adventures of Animal
13 Photos
30/10/2006 The adventures of a small stuffed muppet. Lens Canon EF 50mm f/1.8.
2006 RISC OS SE Show
46 Photos
21/10/2006 The annual RISC OS Show in Guildford. Lenses were Canon EFS 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6, Sigma 28-200mm f/3.5-5.6, Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 and Prinzflex 135mm f/2.8 on M42 adapter.
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This collection of images is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 License. I should be attributed along the lines of "Some photos taken by Peter Howkins" or similar.
Down the River at Richmond
16 Photos
14/10/2006 A walk down the river bank on a hazy afternoon. Lenses were Sigma 28-200mm f/3.5-5.6 and Prinzflex 135mm f/2.8 on M42 adapter.
Duxford
26 Photos
22/7/2006 A trip to the Imperial war museums Duxford site, with its very large aircraft collection. Lenses Canon EFS 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6, Sigma 28-200mm f/3.5-5.6.
Drive by shooting
14 Photos
17/7/2006 Whilst following a bad route suggested by a GPS device I managed to snap these tourist shots out the window of a friends car at up to 30mph. Large aperture/fast shutter speed on most. Lens Sigma 28-200mm f/3.5-5.6.
Insects
10 Photos
9/6/2006 Whilst at the leaving do for a couple of coworkers I managed to take these snaps of some extra guests at the table. Lens Canon EFS 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6.

Canon EOS 20D with M42 Lens tests

Prinzflex in Garden
13 Photos
28/7/2006 Prinzflex 135mm f/2.8.
Helios in Garden
6 Photos
28/7/2006 Helios 55mm f/2.0.
Industar in Garden
8 Photos
28/7/2006 Industar 50mm f/3.5.

Fuji Finepix S5000

London Zoo
9 Photos
14/5/2005 A visit to London Zoo.
G.C.R.
10 Photos
24/7/2004 A selection taken whilst visiting the Great Central Railway.