Latest work & blog posts
Most digital cameras (except compacts) have a series of file formats you can choose to shoot in one of which will be RAW. It’s a bit unfamiliar to the uninitiated but this post is all about what it is, how to use it effectively and what it can do for your photography. ...
Environment Plus commissioned me to document wildlife for their Ocean Blue project, run with various community interest groups and as a public/private funded heritage project, on an area between Folkstone and Dover and over a period of 16 months. We’re roughly half way through now and here are some of my results...
A trip to Malta on behalf of a Environment Plus CIC earlier this year allowed for some travel work in the evening and mornings and, on my last night there, a perfectly clear sky promised a stunning ‘magic hour’ when the lovely evening tones in the sky go deep blue and before night sets...
Twisted over Millenia by tectonic movements, the granite rocks along the north Devon coast make for excellent landscape subject matter. The trick, as ever, is timing the visit for the right light and tide then knowing what to do in post production. I suppose knowing what to do with your cameras and...
This was taken on my recent trip to Tuscany on a particularly good dawn. Actually it was pre dawn, about 20 minutes before the sun actually came up-just goes to show how early you have to be in position to nail some great light. The autumn weather was particularly variable and going to bed...
A week in Devon searching for some fresh autumn colour photography and sunsets over the Tor’s has taken in the best and worst weather in the space of 24 hours! I enjoyed crystal clear light at Brent Tor on Sunday and have been shooting woodland streams under heavy cloud and light rain today....
My job in Malta included covering my Environment Plus’s participation in a large conference with various government officials and taking some landscapes to illustrate and bring to life his overall visit. Going in early Spring was always a good bet of at least some colour in the landscape as I imagine that...
Check out the Learning Lounge Field Notes section for a shot I produced on my recent trip to Australia together with full technical and creative notes on how it was produced. This is the Blue Mountains in New South Wales-a stunning, verdant forest in a beautiful location.