Weight and Stuff Report – 9 July 2014

Weight: 213.2 pounds (15 stone 3.2 pounds, 96.7 kg)
Steps taken: 4,664

Hmmm, down again today to another new low for the year. I managed to get out for a bit of a walk at lunchtime, which made a nice change…

Today’s photos are of Cardiff Castle. Here’s the nicely over the top clock tower:

Clock tower

Clock tower

Camera X-T1
Aperture ƒ/4
Shutter speed 1/2200s
Focal length 20.9mm
ISO 200
Taken 11:29, 24 June, 2014
Location 51° 28.8612′ 0″ N 3° 10.9004′ 0″ W

And here’s something that probably escaped from a particularly bonkers Bavarian castle[1]:

Fairy-tale castle!

Fairy-tale castle!

Camera X-T1
Aperture ƒ/8
Shutter speed 1/600s
Focal length 24mm
ISO 400
Taken 11:33, 24 June, 2014
Location 51° 28.86′ 0″ N 3° 10.9941′ 0″ W

[1] Cardiff Castle was owned by the insanely rich Marquis of Bute. He decided to have it remodelled a bit, in the way that nobody would be allowed to do with old buildings these days. If you think that tower’s a bit fancy, you should see the interior….

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