Every picture tells a story

From empty landscapes to urban scenes; from the textures of nature to the beauty of industrial decay, these images - photographed during my wanderings - explore the natural world and the human landscape.

Incidental Images is a website of my photographs and a few stories about the places visited. All images are for sale.

Robert Shuttleworth

Galleries

Impactful fine art photographic prints for your home or business. Whether you choose a sublime landscape, a splash of colour or something much grittier, the image will be craft printed, individually packed and dispatched directly to you for you to mount and frame.

Take a Shortcut

Find your destination by another means.

Places & Stories

Some words and thoughts on places visited during my walks and travels.

Kinder Scout, Derbyshire, September 2019

Kinder Scout looms large on the horizon as you drive over the moors towards the Derwent Valley. Almost mesa like, it broods darkly over the lesser heights, blocking off sight of all points north.

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Lost and Found

The first sunny day for ages and I am standing in the middle of the heather wasteland that makes up large chunks of the Berwyn hills, searching for a faint track that I was fairly sure existed but simply could not see.

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A Day on Kinder Scout, Derbyshire

I’ve been over Kinder Scout so many times I’ve lost count, from freezing cold winters with the ground covered in drifted snow to baking hot summer days where all around is green and lush, and the warmth radiates back from the peat and the gritstone rocks. But above all Kinder Scout, along with its neighbour Bleaklow, are my springtime go-to hills.

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