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Space For Nature – a year long commission

Space For Nature – a year long commission

In June 2016 I was commissioned by Clinton Devon Estates to document the wildlife and habitat across 25,000 acres of east Devon. It was produced over 18 months and published under my own imprint – Hemisphere Publishing in October 2017. The estate ...

Hampstead Heath Photography Workshop September 28th 2017

Hampstead Heath Photography Workshop September 28th 2017

A lovely day on the Heath and great to be back after the summer break. The seasonal change is one of the great things about living in this part of the world and there were already signs of autumn creeping in. The group captured some lovely images ...

Hampstead Heath Workshop June 24th

Hampstead Heath Workshop June 24th

Back in Cohen’s Fields for this weekend’s workshops and the group got stuck into the details of the grasslands and woodlands of Hampstead Heath.  

Hampstead Heath Photography Workshop February 4th

Hampstead Heath Photography Workshop February 4th

A moody misty start provided a wonderful backdrop for photography on the Heath and the group got a strong selection of images from a hard mornings work. Who would’ve thought there would be so much colour on a drab February morning? A reminder ...

Heath Photo Workshop January 2016

Heath Photo Workshop January 2016

A bit late posting this as straight after this workshop we got stuck right into the Kickstarter campaign and finishing the Hampstead Heath book. I didn’t want to leave this lovely group of people out who braved the January temperatures for the ...

Kickstarter Campaign Launch!!!

Kickstarter Campaign Launch!!!

So excited to launch my first Kickstarter campaign today. We have 32 days to raise funds to get the book printed. It’s been 4 years in the making, spending countless hours roaming the Heath’s beautiful grasslands and forests, capturing ...

Autumn Scenery on Hampstead Heath

Autumn Scenery on Hampstead Heath

The change in season has brought about some spectacular sunsets. I’ve been spending plenty of time in the Parliament Hill area on Hampstead Heath where panoramic views of the city centre are magnificent. Here are some recent images including ...

A Moment With Nature

A Moment With Nature

Really happy to have my image of the great crested grebe battling it out with a crayfish and the story behind it in the September issue of Outdoor Photography Magazine. It’s hard to believe I took these shots over a year ago. Since then ...