May 15, 2017
My latest vlog over on YouTube is a bumper-length episode, since I'd filmed for two consecutive days.
I tried some night time landscape photography at Penny Hill wind turbine farm on the outskirts of Sheffield. I learned a few lessons - one being that shooting moving tu...
March 31, 2017
I had an idea about photographing a waterfall at night and found that Waterfall Swallet, near Eyam in Derbyshire was the closest "big proper" waterfall to me.
It was a bit tricky (as these things tend to be!) but I got a few shots that I'm happy with.
Here's a couple of...
February 10, 2017
Me and James had gone up to Ladybower Reservoir just over the border in Derbyshire a few weeks ago to attempt some astrophotography / star shots, and I had some specific compositions in mind.
The weather was really against us when we got there however...
January 25, 2017
Photographers: hands up who routinely cleans their lenses?
I admit it; I don't. If I spot something really obvious I'll give it a quick wipe with a lens cloth. After processing a recent shot though, I think I'll have to change my ways.
For comparison, here is the shot be...
December 6, 2016
It's been a really busy time for me lately!
As I posted previously, I shot our climb up Ben Nevis in early October - this was a real big one for me. Such amazing scenery in Scotland and I can't wait to get back and shoot some more!
After a few bits and pieces of rooftopp...
November 3, 2016
After four hours of uphill climbing fuelled by energy bars and water alone, we were ready for those bacon sandwiches!
We'd not been sat down for long before the cold began to hit us - whilst we'd been walking we were relatively warm and had been walking in t-shirts for...
July 12, 2016
Thought I'd make a separate post dedicated to some of the shots I took of the sunset whilst in Cornwall recently.
Perranporth is my new favourite place in Cornwall. We had some great fun on the beach with the kids and as the day drew to a close I took a walk along the...
Landscape photography at night and astrophotography in rural Florida
February 6, 2018
I bought a fake Nikon... My experience with grey imports
March 23, 2016
Landscape photography at night - astrophotography in Derbyshire