A lot depends on it

A lot depends on it

Just before the start of the last Covid-19 lockdown, I was invited by an allotment society to capture images of their local wildlife. Concerned about the possible sell-off of their land for building development, they were keen to highlight the potential impact on...
All four seasons in one week

All four seasons in one week

I flew into Kerry in a storm. The coastal landscapes and skies on the Dingle Peninsula have been spectacular and a real challenge to photograph when you’re being battered by the elements. I’ve rarely experienced such extremes of weather almost every day during my week...
Combating the Blues

Combating the Blues

I had just two full days staying in Whitby and the weather was bright and sunny. Sadly, too bright and sunny for my liking, as my objective was photographing the landscape and the sky became very boring on the second day. But when it’s your only chance, you learn to...
Well over dew

Well over dew

What a week in France, once again! As well as some macrophotography, I was lucky enough to take in the Tour de France and also witness the spectacular firework display at Carcassonne, commemorating Bastille Day. The weather (in the mid 30s Celsius every day) couldn’t...
Tour(rential) de Yorkshire 2019

Tour(rential) de Yorkshire 2019

Images from the first stage of the mens’ 2019 Tour de Yorkshire, which took place in torrential rain for much of the day. I was about 500 metres from the summit of Baggaby Hill, just outside Warter in East Yorkshire. The weather, a stark contrast to last year’s...
Wet, Windy, Wonderful

Wet, Windy, Wonderful

I spent a week with some photography friends on the Dingle Peninsula in southwest Ireland recently. Having arrived when the temperatures were in the ‘high teens’ (not bad for February), I was soon reminded of why the coastline is so green and rugged, with only the...