Photos of Cornwall – The Picture Parlour Boscastle

I have a treat for you today, another instalment of Photos of Cornwall for you to enjoy! This time it’s the lovely Nick from The Picture Parlour in Boscastle, Cornwall. As usual I sent him a small list of questions and asked very nicely for some of his photography to show off to you.

Here are my questions, his replies and wow his photography!

Name: 
Nick Chater
Occupation:
Partner with My wife Justine in The Picture Parlour but an electrician by Trade
Summer Sunset Boscastle - The Picture Parlour

Summer Sunset, Boscastle – The Picture Parlour

 
Are you Cornish, and if not what brought you to Cornwall?:
No born in Northampton, came to Boscastle nearly 20yrs ago for a long weekend and fell in love with it, returning numerous times a year after that until moving down 5yrs ago.
 
What’s your favourite place in Cornwall?:
Would have to be Boscastle
 
Pasty or Cream Tea?: 
Pasty just!
Boscastle Summers Evening - The Picture Parlour

Boscastle Summers Evening – The Picture Parlour

 
What is your favourite photo that you have ever taken?: 
Photo of Boscastle harbour one October evening during a storm
 
Tell me a random fact about you?:
Hooked on running (although not very quickly) did the London Marathon 4 yrs running 1998-2001
 
If you could take anyone’s photo, who would you choose?:
Eric Morecambe or John Lydon (Jonny Rotten) sorry just an old Punk rocker
Naughty Nemo - The Picture Parlour

Naughty Nemo – The Picture Parlour

I have to say my favourite is definitely Naughty Nemo, he’s gorgeous and does seem to have a naughty twinkle in his eye! I am also in awe of anyone who ever attempts to run a marathon, let alone complete one more than once!

The Picture Parlour is in Boscastle (Cornwall in case you hadn’t guessed!) in the harbour area of the village, and they also have their own Picture Parlour Website where you can check their location, opening hours and see some of the artists whose work you can buy from them.

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4 Comments

  1. 24 May 2015 / 11:51 am

    Fabulous photos Stevie. Nick is obviously very talented. Cornwall is so photogenic and even us photographers who don’t know what on earth an Fstop is can’t fail to take a half decent photo of your beautiful country. But it’s the pro’s that can really show it off by knowing how to capture amazing and beautiful images. xx

    • 24 May 2015 / 6:26 pm

      He definitely is Bree! I have to confess to usually ending up using my phone camera as I actually know what to do with that one, I would love t learn a bit more about photography…but as with most things I really need to find the time!

      Stevie xx

    • 25 May 2015 / 9:59 am

      Oops! I meant county, although some would say Cornwall should be independent:-)

      • 25 May 2015 / 3:29 pm

        Ha I didn’t even notice Bree! ;)

        Stevie x