Matthew Maran Photography

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Heath Photo Workshop | May 25th 2019

Heath Photo Workshop | May 25th 2019

Spring is finally here! End of May really is peak time for spring flowers on the Heath. The trees are in full, fresh leaf and wildlife is busy making the most of these rich times in London’s premier green space. What a wonderful variety of ...

Fox Rescue Part I

Fox Rescue Part I

Just weeks old little fox was found tired and shivering on a street close to the allotment where I’ve photographed foxes over the past 2 years. It was taken at a local vet (where this shot was taken) and it was treated for worms, fleas and a ...

Heath Photo Workshop | January 2019

Heath Photo Workshop | January 2019

To say that spring is in the air was an understatement. We had lovely warm conditions and the group worked hard in the morning session to uncover a beautiful selection of colourful images. There were some good examples of making use of the ...

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 ...