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Photographing Scarborough North Yorkshire

Scarborough, North Yorkshire is a stunning place to take photographs. As a photographer, I am always captivated by the beauty of its stunning coastline, sandy beaches, and rugged cliffs. Scarborough has been a popular holiday destination for generations, and it's not hard to see why. There are endless opportunities for photography around the town, from the picturesque harbour to the iconic seafront. I particularly love photographing the historic Scarborough Castle that sits high on a hill overlooking the town. The views from the castle are simply breath-taking, and it's the perfect spot to capture stunning shots of the town and coastline.

One of my favorite locations in Scarborough is the South Bay. Here, you'll find a long stretch of golden sand, colorful beach huts, and a bustling promenade. It's a great place to take photographs of people enjoying themselves, whether they're sunbathing, walking their dogs or playing games on the beach. I also love photographing the South Cliff Gardens, which were designed by Joseph Paxton in 1858 and are known for their beautiful flowers and panoramic views of the sea. The gardens are a great place to take photographs of nature, and you can often spot wildlife such as squirrels, birds, and even foxes.

Another great spot for photography in Scarborough is the North Bay. This quieter side of town is a great place to capture the raw beauty of the coastline. There's a long stretch of beach that's perfect for taking photographs of the waves crashing against the shore. The North Bay is also home to the Open Air Theatre, which is the largest of its kind in Europe. The venue hosts some fantastic events throughout the year, and it's a great place to capture live music and theatre performances.

Finally, if you're looking for a unique photographic experience, I highly recommend taking a trip to the Scarborough Fair Collection. This vintage fairground is home to a collection of beautifully restored fairground rides, including a steam-driven carousel, a Big Wheel, and a Helter Skelter. The vibrant colors and intricate details of the rides make for some fantastic photographs, and it's a great place to capture the nostalgia of days gone by. Overall, Scarborough is an excellent destination for photography, with something for everyone to capture. The town's rich history, stunning coastline, and vibrant atmosphere make it a must-visit location for any keen photographer.

Below is a list of images from Scarborough North Yorkshire and all are available to purchase as prints by following the link immediately below

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