Matthew Maran Photography

Category / Outdoor Photography

Hampstead Photography Workshop | April 29th

Hampstead Photography Workshop | April 29th

First of back-to-back workshops this weekend and a lovely group ventured out into the woodlands searching for colour, detail and abstract views. The weather was on our side and the results were fantastic. Have a look below at the varied selection ...

Behind The Scenes Shooting Kingfishers

Behind The Scenes Shooting Kingfishers

It wasn’t my plan to get shots of kingfishers for my Hampstead Heath book. A fleeting glimpse is usually all anyone sees but after a conversation with the City of London ecologist and communications officer we decided to set up a hide in one ...

Hampstead Heath Photography Workshop, September 24th 2016

Hampstead Heath Photography Workshop, September 24th 2016

Perfect weather, no end of photo opportunities and lemon biscuits….what else does one need on a Heath photo workshop? We had a great selection of images to choose from and a huge range in style from the workshop group this weekend. I’m ...

Hampstead Heath Nature Photography Workshop June 25th 2016

Hampstead Heath Nature Photography Workshop June 25th 2016

It was a great feeling for me to get back on the Heath photographing again after many months in front of a computer fundraising and finishing the book. We had a lovely group venturing out onto Sandy Heath and great weather. Once again the standard ...

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 ...

September 5th 2015 Nature Photography Workshop

September 5th 2015 Nature Photography Workshop

After a drizzly start we had another great day out on the Heath and yet again the standard and variety of images was amazing. It was surprisingly chilly but the group got on with it and took some fantastic shots. I love seeing how differently each ...

Hampstead Heath Book Spreads taster

Hampstead Heath Book Spreads taster

I’ve been in the studio all day working on layouts for the Hampstead Heath book. This is one of the most satisfying elements of creating a book as you begin to see how the images flow and connect to tell the story. Below are 3 spreads showing ...

Hampstead Heath Nature Photography Workshop 6/6/15

Hampstead Heath Nature Photography Workshop 6/6/15

We had another beautiful day on Hampstead Heath for the 7th nature photography workshop. The fine weather inspired some fantastic photography and once again the standard was very high. I love how we all interpret a scene so differently, each of us ...