I was asked my Active Dartmoor Magazine to use one of my images (of Birch Tor) on their advertising trailer for the summer shows to advertise one of their sponsors (Trail Outdoor in Ivybridge http://www.trailoutdoor.com/ ). I said of course but please donate my fee for the image to the Devon Air Ambulance Trust that…Read details
I revisited Bench Tor a few weeks ago, a few days before my birthday in fact, to catch the sunrise. This is one of my favourite tors. I’m not sure exactly why, given there are so many other tors to visit, but there is so much to view around; the Dart Valley below, Sharp Tor,…Read details
I was asked buy one of the HQ digital printers I use to submit an image and answer some questions on photography for their readers. Here is what I submitted, was asked and what I said.
I thought I’d post a blog about a recent trip to Hembury Woods considering my lack of blogging recently. Trouble is I am out with the camera more and more and so have less time to blog, taking more time to process my shots as well. I had a good chat with Guy Richardson recently…Read details
As I had decided to shoot a 360 panorama I also thought that it would be nice to put it on my website as a scrollable panorama rather than just display the image which doesn’t really do it justice. So here it is! If you click on the preview image a popup will load with…Read details
It was one of those mornings where you wake at an ungodly hour and feel bright as a button. Tuesday for me started at 4.30am as I drifted down to my laptop to see where and when the sun was rising. I initially planned to go somewhere else but as time to sunrise was drawing…Read details
I thought I’d combine a blog from two outings in the last week. Firstly a visit to Haytor Down quite early Friday morning. I hadn’t planned on this one at all but one of those nights where I had intermittent sleep and woke up at about 4am. Again I thought well might as well go…Read details
One of my photos I took at sunrise on Haytor was chosen for publication in Landscape Photography Magazine‘s Flickr submission section in July 2013 edition. It’s one of the best sunrises I have seen so far and was lucky to be able to capture it. I’m really quite chuffed. The only thing was that there…Read details