Tips for photographing a toddler

In Tunbridge Wells last week, we had our first proper snow of this winter, be it only 3cm, but still, definitely snow! This was the first time my 23 month old daughter had even seen snow and I wanted to photograph her reaction and enjoyment as she discovered this strange looking, chilly white stuff. We spent 45 minutes walking nearby our house, th...
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Landscape Photography on the Isle of Skye

Inspired by some of the landscape photography Thomas Heaton has been recently sharing on his YouTube channel. I thought I'd share some images taken from a landscape photography trip I and a friend James Lindsay took to the Isle of Skye in Scotland, back in January 2009. We flew to from London to Inverness, hired a car (where I found my love of hea...
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Six month review as a contributor to Alamy

Right, quick update as I've now been a contributor to Alamy now for 6 months. Put simply, it's been a little disappointing. Now, I will add here I've not been 100% focused on this project (work, a 22 month old daughter and another one arriving in a few weeks) but I hoped to have at least one image sale by now... But alas, as it stands I've zero sa...
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World Photo Day 2016 - Rallying in 2004

Today (19th August 2016), 177 years ago the first photograph was created. This is being celebrated with World Photo Day. Inspired by today (and an awareness that I've literally thousands of images on my hard drives that I've done nothing with!) I thought I'd share one of my first commercial shoots. In late 2013 I worked at Jessops and worked at T...
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What's it like to photograph a football match? Brighton Vs Lazio - Pre Season Friendly

So what is it like to photograph a football match...? A few of my friends shoot football and have made careers doing so. I asked Paul Terry with his 10 years of experience and connections if he would take me along to a game. We chose the pre season friendly between Brighton Hove Albion and Lazio at Brighton's home ground the AMEX. This was a perf...
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