Buttermere, Lake District

Right Place. Right Time

“Oh wow, how lucky were you?” is often a question that I am asked when I find myself in the incredibly fortunate position of capturing a photograph of a stunning scene. “Lucky?” I ask. Well there is definitely an element of luck that plays a part in photographing some truly outstanding views but there’s often a tremendous amount of effort involved in being able to … Read more

Aurora Borealis, Emergency Mountain Hut, Snæfellsnes Peninsula, Iceland

A Week in Iceland – A Photographer’s Paradise

It was back in September 2015 when I made the impulsive decision to visit Iceland. On arriving at Reykjavik airport with my fellow travelling companions, the sight of snow all around pleased me immensely. I ventured outside while we were waiting for our tour guide to collect the Land Rover Discovery and I just stood there and enjoyed breathing in the cold, fresh air. Several … Read more

Sunrise, Old Man of Storr, Isle of Skye, Scotland

The Skye’s the Limit

The Skye’s the Limit – 5 Day Workshop Review November 2015 The Volvo estate was crammed full of camera equipment and personal possessions and there was a seven and a half hour journey ahead of us from Preston in Lancashire to Portree on the Isle of Skye in Scotland. On this occasion, my good friend Tony was driving the 396 mile journey and I was … Read more

Happy Clients, Bamburgh Castle

Castles and Coastlines, Northumberland Workshops

The Volvo estate was crammed with so much stuff that I wondered whether we were moving to Bamburgh rather than heading there to run two back to back landscape photography workshops. There was the laptop, projector and projector screen (for image reviews and post-processing sessions at night) along with all the extra bits and bobs I take along just in case! Of course Tony Higginson … Read more