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Portraits of an Australian Icon: Kangaroo

January 14, 2018
In October 2017 I visited Australia for the first time. I spent three weeks in New South Wales, my time split between family time, holiday time, and photography. It goes...
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Snow Deer 2017

December 14, 2017
We recently had a day of relatively heavy snowfall here. Probably 20 centimetres or so in places - which is a lot for Bedfordshire! It's the most we've had in the last 10...
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Landscape Photography in Finnish Lapland - Part 4: Tunturiaapa Mire

November 25, 2017
This is part 4 of a 4-part series from my trip to Lapland in February 2017. I had too many photos to share in one post, so I ended up having to split them into smaller, t...
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Landscape Photography in Finnish Lapland - Part 3: Colour

November 18, 2017
This is part 3 of a 4-part series from my trip to Lapland in February 2017. I had too many photos to share in one post, so I ended up having to split them into themed pos...
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Landscape Photography in Finnish Lapland - Part 2: Forests

November 11, 2017
This is part 2 of a 4-part series from my trip to Lapland in February 2017. I had too many photos to share in one post, so I ended up having to split them into themed pos...
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Landscape Photography in Finnish Lapland - Part 1: Altitude

November 04, 2017
This is part 1 of a 4-part series from my trip to Lapland in February 2017. I had too many photos to share in one post, so I ended up having to split them into themed pos...
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Two New Portraits: Swaledale Sheep

October 01, 2017
My two long-running nature photography projects are High-Key portraits on White & Low-Key portraits on Black, and I'm always working on ideas to create new photos to thos...
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Rothko-Inspired Minimalism

September 10, 2017
I was staring out of a train window at a foggy Bedfordshire, wishing I was out with my camera. I was taken by the way the middle-distance faded into the grey. That's a fa...
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Puffin Photos 2017

August 16, 2017
This was my third trip to Skomer Island, off the Pembrokeshire coast, for a few days of puffin photography (Here's a link to a post from my first visit). Generally speak...
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The Anxiety of Infinite Potential

July 02, 2017
Well there's a pretentious title. Perhaps my most pretentious to date! So what am I bleating about this time? The Anxiety of Infinite Potential is a term for my experien...
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Woodland Bluebells 2017

June 09, 2017
In 2015 I made numerous visits to photograph our nearby bluebell woodland, and I wrote this blog post to share my favourites that year. By contrast, 2016 wasn't a great...
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High-Key Nature Photography

March 19, 2017
I enjoy producing 'high-key' wildlife portraits, including portraits on white. It's been a style I've been working on since 2011, and is the sister project to my On Black...
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Photographic and Artistic Inspirations

February 26, 2017
After last month's web-hosting grumble, I wanted to write a positive post this time around. I've been thinking for a while about how to go about writing a post like this,...
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Zenfolio Vs Wordpress for Photographers

January 31, 2017
For the first 5 years this website existed, I used Zenfolio to host it. But after increasing frustration with the service, I decided to build a new site using WordPress....
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2017 Calendar

November 10, 2016
This year's calendar features some of my favourite nature and landscape images from the last 12 months, including some recent red deer photos, along with some local woodl...
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