Glastonbury

June 11, 2012

This time last year I was gearing up to go to Glastonbury festival for a long weekend of fun. It was slap bang in the middle of wedding season and one of the only breaks I had over several crazy months of wedding after wedding after wedding, so I really ummed and ahhed over whether to take any camera at all as I really wanted to switch off completely. In the end I decided on a compromise and took an ancient entry-level DSLR with me (my old Canon 400D) and a cheapo 50mm prime lens. Not great kit, but small and crappy meant that I could shove it in my bag without it getting in the way or me worrying too much about it. To be honest I hardly got it out the whole time I was there – as suspected, it was lovely to just enjoy the experience without thinking about photographing it, but I couldn’t resist taking just a few. I didn’t post them at the time as I had too much else on, but I thought that since there is no Glastonbury this year, it would be nice to fill this year’s gap with a little tribute to last year’s festival – the weird and truly wonderful world that is Glastonbury. Can’t wait for the next one!

7 Comments

  1. Carly

    I love these shots Anna. We have GlastoBlues at the moment! Roll on 2013 : )

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  2. Lisa

    This makes me miss Glastonbury so much.

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  3. Nick

    Great night time shots, AB… x

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  4. Pete Smyth

    Awww man! love it! bloody stunning documentary!
    Really makes me want to go. Its been nearly 10 years since I last went. Can we organise a massive gang to go together next year? Costumes a must! 🙂

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  5. Adam

    Radical shots! x

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  6. Michelle P

    These pics are fab! xxx

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  7. Binky Nixon

    Ahhhhhhhh love these shots. I go to Glasto every year and 2011 was the first year i didn’t go (due to bookings) BIG MISTAKE!!! I have never taken a pro camera but have shot it before with my little G11. you have inspired me to to take it next time! Its the most amazing place and your pics take me right back there. Absolutely gorgeous! Thank You! Xxx
    PS Im getting married this year and we are having a glasto themed wedding as its the best times we have ever had together! xxx

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