Bluebells in a Wood

I realise we’re way past spring, but I could not resist putting up this image. It’s all about the back lighting, giving definition to the trees and lighting up the bluebells. For a… Continue reading

Deer by Broadway Tower

I had set off early to get a sunrise shot of the lavender at Snowshill, but I could not find a composition, so I headed to Broadway Tower. Lucky I did, as the… Continue reading

Narrowboat Reflections

Reflections of the narrowboats on the Stratford and Birmingham canal, Stratford upon Avon, sunrise. For a higher quality version, please see my Flickr page. Photography stuff: 12-24mm lens at 12mm, 1/4 sec at… Continue reading

Under the Mill

  A silhouette taken of Chesterton windmill, at sunset. I was lucky enough to catch the day-tripper right under the mill, as the sun set behind. Always worth a visit – Chesterton windmill… Continue reading

Chesterton Windmill Sunset

Sunset at Chesterton Windmill in Warwickshire. The mill makes for a nice silhouette, and the day-trippers add to the image. For a higher quality version, please see my Flickr page. Photography stuff: 18-70mm lens… Continue reading

The Artist

Local artist Ken Mottram, working on his amazing pen drawings at Croome Court, Worcestershire. We had a chat with him, after which he was kind enough to allow me to take a few… Continue reading


I managed to get a shot of this grebe, early this morning. He looks chuffed to bits to have caught his breakfast. I suspect the many fishermen will not have been impressed at… Continue reading

Puck, Benedick, and Romeo

Pleasure boats on the River Avon, Stratford upon Avon, right by the Royal Shakespeare theatre. Photography really doesn’t get any better than this – a great subject and fantastic light. For a higher… Continue reading

This is Why I Get Up Before Dawn…

If anyone ever asks me ‘Why do you get up at four in the morning?’ then this is the answer. You simply do not get this quality of light at any other time… Continue reading

Studio Shoot

Well – my first studio shoot, and with a professional model. Exciting times! I’ve learned a lot on this shoot. It was well worth paying a professional model, as she did all the… Continue reading