UK Landscape Seascape, Architecture and Commercial Photography Blog & News

Day Tour of Snowdonia - Lakes, Mountains and Waterfalls of the North Wales National Park
05th August 2017 - 0 comments
During a week of work last month and combined with my trip to the Llŷn Peninsula I spent the day exploring the Snowdonia National Park exploring the area and building up a list of potential locations for future landscape photography. Included in this blog are a selection of images from the day.
Read More
Exploring the stunning beaches of the Llŷn Peninsula
21st July 2017 - 0 comments
As part of a recent trip to Wales I managed to spend a couple of days enjoying the beautiful sunshine on the beaches of the Llŷn Peninsula. The peninsula is an area I have never visited and I was pleasantly surprised by the variety found along the coastline and will definitely be returning when I have a little more time to explore. This blog post includes my pick of images from the visit showing the variety of the coastal landscape around the Llŷn Peninsula.
Read More
Scarborough Bay at Night - Photography from the Yorkshire Coastline
06th June 2017 - 0 comments
As part of a recent trip to the Yorkshire Coastline I spent quite a few hours exploring the sea front at Scarborough, walking down the cliff paths to the famous Lido before making my way along the bay towards the Grand Hotel and stunning Victorian Spa bridge. This blog post contains a pick of my favourite images from my evening at Scarborough Bay.
Read More
Review of the Year - 2016
01st January 2017 - 0 comments
2016 has been another busy year for my photography business which has seen another period of growth throughout the year. My British Landscapes Calendar with an increased print run sold out just before Christmas again this year with lots of positive feedback from recipients worldwide. May I take this opportunity to wish you all the very best for the new year and thank you for your support this past year. I've chosen 10 of my favourite images from the year and created the slideshow below which I feels as a collective sum up my adventures from the past year.
Read More
Ambleside Christmas Light Photography - December 2016
05th December 2016 - 0 comments
On a visit to the Lake District last week I took the opportunity to take a look at and photograph the lovely Christmas lights in Ambleside. I spent around 3 hours walking the streets trying to find compositions which worked. Ambleside have done a great this year and the village has a really festive feel and I thoroughly enjoyed the evening before heading back down the M6 to Sheffield.
Read More
2017 British Landscape Calendar - Available now!
01st November 2016 - 0 comments
Now in its seventh year, I'm pleased to announce the launch of my popular 2017 British Landscapes calendar priced at £10 including FREE DELIVERY to UK mainland addresses. Each month features a full A4 scenic photograph along with a practical dates grid highlighting UK holidays.
Read More
Scotlands Answer to Route 66 - NC500 - Photographing the Northern Highlands
22nd August 2016 - 0 comments
Highlights from our recent tour of the north of Scotland. For this trip we decided to head further north than normal to explore new areas of the highlands including Wester Ross and Sutherland. We split the week between locations with the first half spent with friends near to Gairloch and the second a 3 night stay in Ullapool...
Read More
Photographing Waterfalls on the Ingleton Waterfalls Trail
21st July 2016 - 0 comments
One if the items on my long list of locations to visit this summer was a return visit to the waterfalls in the Yorkshire Dales around Ingleton. I've previously briefly visited the Thornton Force waterfall after a morning on Twisleton Scar and have since then wanted to take a better look at the the other waterfalls on the Ingleton Trail. There are many places to photograph on the route but I have tried to stick to photographs of the main falls for this roundup.
Read More
Photographing the Norfolk Coastline - Summer 2016
10th June 2016 - 0 comments
I was recently in Norfolk for an annual family gathering and was able to extend the trip a little this year to visit a few previously unexplored areas and capture a few images of the beautiful Norfolk coastline. The best evening of the trip photographically was an evening spent on the Cromer promenade capture the beach and pier with stunning evening light illuminating the beach and famous pier.
Read More
The Landscape Photography Business - Interview
29th April 2016 - 0 comments
I was recently interviewed for a photography magazine who were conducting interviews as part of an article about landscape photographers aimed towards the business side of the industry. The interviews were geared towards exploring the way that photographers fit into and adapt to the current picture market and how people are developing new ways of making money from landscape photography...
Read More
Christmas time in Whitby - Yorkshire Coastline in Winter
12th January 2016 - 1 comment
Over the Christmas period I spent a week with my family in the seaside town of Whitby on the Yorkshire Coastline. It's the first time I have been to Whitby so was really looking forward to visiting the sights and photographing the coastline in the many conditions experienced throughout the week. This blog showcases a collection of my favourite images from the week including pictures of the Whitby Pier, Whitby Abbey, 199 steps and the Whitby Whale Bone Arch.
Read More
Review of the Year - 2015 Photography Trips and Experiences
01st January 2016 - 0 comments
2015 turned out to be a busy year for my photography business which experienced another year of excellent growth. This year my images have appeared in a number of high profile magazine and national newspapers including Countryfile Magazine, the Sunday Times, the Guardian and the Telegraph. Other trips during 2015 includes winter photography in the Cairngorms and a large commision on the Yorkshire coastline.
Read More
2016 Calendar update - Full range of Landscape Photography Calendars
17th November 2015 - 0 comments
My 2016 landscape photography calendars are proving to be popular again this year, I've now sold roughly two thirds of my stock. Last year my national parks calendars sold out towards the end of November and my main British Calendar around the 10th of December. I still have good stocks of my British Calendar but am now beginning to run low on the Lake District, Peak District and Cornwall Landscape calendars.
Read More
Ayrshire Coastal Landscapes - Trip Report
22nd August 2015 - 0 comments
As part of a recent project I had the opportunity to spend a few days on the Ayrshire coastline photographing some of the scenery along this amazing stretch of coastline. This blog post has a collection of my favourite images from the trip taken on the Ayrshire coastline.
Read More
Exmoor Landscape Photography Trip Report
18th August 2015 - 0 comments
As part of a recent holiday I spent 3 days exploring the beautiful Exmoor National Park. This was my first trip to Exmoor so it took a little exploring to get my bearings and work out how the landscape is aligned and the best times of day to visit the various locations. This blog post has a selection of my favourite images from the trip..
Read More
City of Bath Architecture Tour
02nd August 2015 - 0 comments
I made my first visit to the City of Bath at the end of June having heard excellent feedback from friends and family who have visited. We were only in the city for 24 hours as part of a recent road trip around the UK, but managed in that time to have a good explore and photograph some of the amazing architecture that Bath has to offer.
Read More
Corporate Promotional UK Landscape Calendars
20th July 2015 - 0 comments
My 2016 Calendar range is currently being prepared to go to the printer. This year I will be producing 5 calendars as standard which cover the areas of the British Isles, Cornwall, Lake District, Peak District and Sheffield Architecture. To run along these calendars I am able to offer 2016 calendars to businesses personalised with the company logo and an dates you wish to highlight to customers in the coming year. Find out more in this blog post >
Read More
June Countryfile Magazine features double page spread of my Crantock Beach photograph
14th May 2015 - 0 comments
One of my favourite Cornwall photos is featured as a double page spread on the very prominent pages 6 & 7 of the June issue of Countryfile Magazine. The shot from Crantock Beach in Cornwall was taken a couple of years ago on a beautiful early summer's evening looking out down over the beach with the tide two thirds of the way out exposing the huge sandy beach.
Read More
Stumbled upon - A collection of previously unreleased Landscape Photographs.
20th April 2015 - 0 comments
I've spent the past few weeks planning trips for this summer. As part of that I tend to look back through my picture files to remind myself of locations I have visited in previous years and to get a feel for certain parts of country. In this blog I have picked some of my favourite shots that I have rediscovered in my files over the past week.
Read More
Winter Photography in the Cairngorms National Park
26th February 2015 - 1 comment
I spent 4 days last week up in the Cairngorms with friends staying in Aviemore, this was mainly a trip to catch up with friends and ski at Cairngorm Mountain but I did manage to get the camera out on a couple of occasions to capture the beautiful snowy winter landscapes. This blog post features the best of the images from the trip including shots from Loch Morlich, Cairngorm Mountain itself and the nearby Loch Garten.
Read More