Then and Now – Clevedon

This is a regular series of blogs about photographs of the same place taken years apart.

I quite like those Then and Now comparison photographs that you see in books or on the Twitter or Facebook.

I always think I should give them a go. However what I have started to notice is that I have been doing Then and Now photographs unintentionally over the years and have been taking photographs of the same thing or place from the same view or perspective years apart.  The first instance of this that came to my attention was last year in May when I went to Manchester.

It only really came to my attention that I was doing this a lot, when checking the Places function on the Apple Photos Mac App that I could see I had taken the same photograph of the same thing just years apart!

Clevedon is a small seaside town in North Somerset.

I took this photograph of Clevedon and its pier in May 2005.

Eight years late in June 2013 I took this photograph of near enough the same view.

And in May 2021 I took another very similar photograph.

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