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Photo-book about walking in woodlands. What’s in it for you?

May 13, 2021 - The following paragraphs are reproduced from the opening pages of my new photo-book Walking in Woodlands 1. I’ve copied...
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Seafront photo-walk weather demands flexibility and a change in focus.

April 13, 2021 - A cold north-easterly is whipping off the sea. The chill wastes no time seeping into my bones. Hands numb, ears feeling...
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Recent snowfall during lockdown 3 and how photo-stories are best told through photo-series

February 18, 2021 - Snow is not a regular visitor to North West Kent. When it does grace us with its presence, it rarely settles. Instead, i...
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2021. Time to get back out there. Will you be doing the same?

December 10, 2020 - There’s much talk of vaccines. Speculation that Covid-19 coronavirus will be defeated through mass vaccinations. Hope, e...
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Have I failed if I return home from a photo-walk with nothing?

November 26, 2020 - Is it a failure on my part if, sometimes, I head out for a photo-walk and don’t produce anything from it? Have I wasted...
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Look closely, is this photograph Of something or About something? Why should you care?

August 18, 2020 - Before reading any further, please take a closer look at the attached photograph and consider what you’re viewing. “App...
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Hard Day's Photography Down by the Thames

July 20, 2020 - The Covid-19 ‘lockdown’ guidelines have been eased in the UK, though the majority of people remain wary. Genuine fear of...
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Can this photograph be both a landscape image and one showing a human story?

June 30, 2020 - When does a ‘landscape’ photograph suddenly become a kind of reportage image? By which I mean a documentary photograph t...
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Do People in Landscape Photographs Diminish Their Value?

February 25, 2020 - Take a look at the two pictures attached. One is a peaceful, morning woodland scene from Kings Wood, Challock, Kent. The...
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Get more intimate. Move closer and discover the real essence of a place.

February 04, 2020 - When we visit picturesque countryside, a great woodland, mountains and valleys, or a spectacular coastline, we know how...
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Would you head for Woodlands to find space? And seek ‘some order in the chaos’?

January 14, 2020 - I recently shared this photograph on social media along with the words: Back into my favourite quiet place. Finding pea...
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Can a landscape photograph really ‘talk’ to you? Make you feel something?

January 06, 2020 - I really like this photograph. Not because I took it: I don’t really like many of my images - there’s always something I...
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