Matthew Maran Photography

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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 ...

People’s Choice in The Guardian

People’s Choice in The Guardian

Today The Guardian published an online gallery of the Lumix People’s Choice Award nominees from the Wildlife Photographer of the Year Awards featuring my ‘Fox Meets Fox’ image. You can view the gallery here and voting is until ...

On London Live

On London Live

This week I was asked to speak about urban foxes on London Live. It was great to have a media platform with a positive story about these misunderstood mammals

Fox Meets Fox

Fox Meets Fox

I was thrilled to discover earlier this year my ‘Fox Meets Fox’ image made it into this years Wildlife Photographer of the year competition. It was many hours in the making – sitting, waiting, hoping and with a little luck, the ...

Hampstead Heath Spring Photo Workshop April 28th

Hampstead Heath Spring Photo Workshop April 28th

We had a chilly day in late April on the Heath and the group got busy shooting all the new spring growth, including bluebells, cow parsley, chestnut flowers and fresh green oak leaves. We also had some great wildlife shots, which given the limited ...

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 ...