I have thought about running affordable workshops for sometime now. I’ve taken a few friends out on trips and given them basic tuition. What prompted me the most were the requests from photographers to start running them them myself. I am the sort of person that is happy to throw myself into most challenges, but…Read details
I don’t really go in for self-indulgence with my images at all. I love to try and capture lovely conditions and landscapes, and although I share my images that I am proud of, I tend not to share them again. The commercial side to it has always been a secondary benefit, and one which I…Read details
I thought I’d write a quick blog on a recent trip, to try and capture an Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights), from Dartmoor, as I have had a few questions about apps and camera settings. After installing a great little Android app when I was in Iceland this year (Aurora Alert) I often get periodic alerts…Read details
I was invited to speak at the Newton Abbot Photographic Club recently to talk about my landscape photography. The first half was talking about how I got into landscape photography, almost 3 years ago to the day, when I first bought my Canon 5DII. I explained how I progressed onto shooting without filters and then…Read details
Having just got back from Iceland with my wife, I wanted to submit 4 related images that encapsulated Iceland for me. Kind of snapshots of our experiences of this truely awe-inspiring Island of fire, ice and as it happens fog and rain.
I decided to enter this year with my image from Latrigg, Cumbria that I took in 2014 on a photography trip with my good friend Neil Porter. The crepuscular rays were fantastic that morning and as luck would have it my pano stitched well. I just got the results and although I did not…Read details
I was happy contribute a photograph and short piece to the Go Outdoors blog – “Discover the Outdoors With Your DSLR ” – and sub-article about taking photographs with a DSLR/FF camera which also included using phone and actions cams to get the best out of why they can offer. I chose an image I…Read details
I recently wrote and artcile for On Landscape magazine about post-processing and why outputs maybe different both between photographers but also our own, depending on our mood and the delay after shooting.
I wrote a condensed article on my trip to the US storm chasing for Capture Outdoors; a new website dedicated to outdoor photography and adventure. ‘Capture Outdoors is a website dedicated to the application of creativity in the outdoors from adventure photography to art created simply from resources found in the wild we aim to…Read details