Matthew Maran Photography

Category / England

BBC News Feature – Space for Nature

BBC News Feature – Space for Nature

Space For Nature featured on BBC Southwest News this month. The book was commissioned by Clinton Devon Estates and was published by my own imprint – Hemisphere Publishing. It was good to see a positive conservation story about British ...

More competition success

More competition success

My image of a beaver family snacking on the edge of the River Otter in Devon has been highly commended in the Habitats category of the British Wildlife Photography Awards. I took this shot while working on a long term project with Clinton Devon ...

Hampstead Heath Workshop September 29th

Hampstead Heath Workshop September 29th

The beginning of autumn on Hampstead Heath and the first of two workshops saw lovely weather and an equally lovely group produce a cracking set of images. If you are interested in joining me on a workshop on Hampstead Heath you can find out more ...

Have you seen my new gallery of foxes?

Have you seen my new gallery of foxes?

Have a look at my new fox gallery published in the Portfolio section of my website. It’s part of an ongoing personal project close to home. I’m not sure yet of the outcome but I’m slowly gathering a substantial portfolio of images ...

Hampstead Heath Workshop June 30th

Hampstead Heath Workshop June 30th

The second workshop on a hot weekend on Hampstead Heath and the group made the most of the vibrant insect life and colours found in the meadows at this time of year The next availability on the workshops is from October. For booking and more ...

Hampstead Heath Workshop June 30th

Hampstead Heath Workshop June 30th

Another beautiful day on Hampstead Heath and another set of beautiful images taken by the lovely group we took out to the meadows and woodlands. Have a look at the images below to see the wide range of subjects, texture, colour, shapes and form. ...

Photo Workshops on Hampstead Heath May 27th

Photo Workshops on Hampstead Heath May 27th

The second Workshop and with so much going on at this time of year – from animal behaviour to the variety of spring colour, the Heath presents many photographic challenges. You will see a bit of everything from the group below who did a great ...

Hampstead Heath Photography Workshop March 2018

Hampstead Heath Photography Workshop March 2018

Saturday brought spring showers…. we persevered, improvised and got wet but it didn’t prevent us from shooting. Instead the group used the conditions to their advantage and gathered some lovely images you will see below. The spring ...

Next on the podcast – Helen Gilks

Next on the podcast – Helen Gilks

Podcast #6  A conversation with Helen Gilks – owner and manager of Nature Picture Library – the UK’s leading natural history picture agency. We discuss finding a niche, telling stories with images and the inner workings of a ...