We’re all familiar with the ‘standard’ bus photo, and there is nothing wrong with them, but is that all there is to bus photography?
It’s not often I’m ahead of Ian when it comes to bus spotting, but with the newly repainted Go North East ‘Poppy Bus’ he’s having no luck. ‘The Poppy Bus’, registration NL63 YHO, fleet number 6086 has been travelling around the northeast for a couple of weeks now, occasionally on private hire but mainly […]
Do you plan your trips in part based on the weather forecast? We do and in general, we trust the BBC Weather app on our phones. It’s normally fairly accurate and can be the deciding factor between going out, staying home and even which destination. Recently it outright lied to us. (We also discovered it […]
Do you find winter is a difficult time for going out to see buses? We had this problem on a recent visit to Hartlepool. In winter the buses are often covered in road dirt, the weather is generally less predictable, and sometimes it doesn’t feel like there are any daylight hours at all. It […]
How come no-one vlogs about buses? Well maybe they do, but it’s certainly not common. As we go out and about we meet plenty of people doing photography and a fair few doing videos, but not vlogs. So I decided to give it a go.
There are a lot of things I associate with Peterlee on the beautiful East Durham Coast, but sunshine in October isn’t normally one of them. However the sun was shining as I ventured out down to the bus station in the hopes of filming at least one of the new livery X9/X10 double deckers.