Operations Director Chris Wilcox offering a handshake as the contract is signed with Product Group Director Nick Adsett observing. The Great British Card Company.

Fogbow signed up by The Great British Card Company

Fogbow gets signed up Last November I was extremely lucky to have found myself in the position of photographing a particularly rare white rainbow (otherwise known as a fogbow) whilst on Rannoch Moor near Glencoe in Scotland. Fogbow went viral worldwide after I shared it on social media and my agent BAV Media marketed it to the UK and the world’s press. A lot of … Read more

Fogbow, Rannoch Moor, Glencoe, Scotland

Fogbow: Around the World in 24 Hours

Finally the dust is settling, the phone is ringing a little less than it did last week and even less than the week before and I am able to respond to my emails in a timely fashion. Who would have thought a single image could have such a huge impact on a person’s life? Not me that’s for sure. For those of you who are … Read more

Amateur Photographer Magazine Front Cover

Amateur Photographer ‘Great Shots Whatever The Weather’ Article

In November 2019 I was contacted by the Deputy Editor of Amateur Photographer, Geoff Harris and asked if I would like to be involved in providing content for an article entitled ‘Great Shots Whatever The Weather’ to be published at the end of January 2020. I was delighted to assist. My Fogbow image made it into the article too. During our thirty minute conversation on … Read more

2020 Calendar Poll Results / Pre-Order my 2020 Calendar

WOW, what a response I received from over 250 of you who, when asked to decide which twelve images should grace my A3 2020 Calendar, stepped forward and voted in droves. Just to recap, I wanted the process of creating my 2020 calendar to be an interactive experience and so I made the decision that I wanted to give you all an opportunity to assist … Read more

MY TOP TEN IMAGES OF 2018 - Melvin Nicholson Photography

My Top Ten Images of 2018

WELCOME to my Top Ten Images of 2018 and a brief explanation of the images and why I took them. This year I have decided to include the images that not only stand out as being some of the best work that I have had the pleasure to photograph but also base my choices on how I felt at the time when I clicked the … Read more

Melvin Nicholson,. Toby Herlinger, Vince Cater, Fotospeed, The Photography Show 2018, NEC, Birmingham

The Photography Show 2018 Review – Fotospeed Talk & Nisi Filters

March always seems to come around more and more quickly with each year that passes but with it arrives the UK’s biggest photography show, The Photography Show at the NEC in Birmingham. Once again and for the second year running I was invited to present a talk on the Fotospeed stand (fine quality ink and papers). I immediately accepted as I thoroughly enjoyed being part … Read more

Vestrahorn, Iceland

My Top Ten Images of 2016

WELCOME to my Top Ten Images of 2016 WOW, what a year 2016 has been. I have never been busier running workshops, 1-2-1 tuition days, shooting for myself as well as developing my photographic skills further with my newly purchased Canon 5Ds. I also got to shoot with some really talented photographers this year who have since become friends as well as discovering new and exciting … Read more

LEE Filters, Andover, Hampshire

My visit to the LEE Filters factory

It was a last minute decision to drive the 230 miles down to Andover in Hampshire from Preston in Lancashire where I live. An opportunity to visit the LEE Filters factory came up and seeing that I have been using their range of DSLR camera filters for a number of years now and being somewhat of a quizzical nature (‘nosey’ in other words), I could … Read more