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Californian Poppies in Watford

It’s not every day you see an amazing display of orange poppies in Watford, someone had scattered some poppy seeds and forgotten about them and now there is a glorious orange field. Mixed with some pink and white poppies and thistles which will bloom in June will produce a kaleidoscope of colour. These orange poppies…

Cheslyn Gardens Watford 2020

The beautiful Cheslyn Gardens is now in full bloom as spring is near its end. Sitting in one of the many seats in the garden you could be transported far away as you hear the birds singing, collecting food for their young. You can hear the water rushing over the pond’s waterfall in the background…

Tutorial – Star trails

Welcome to another tutorial, this time we are going make a star trail photograph like the one above which I took on the peak of the Lyrid meteor shower on the 21st April 2020. Also includes one meteor that I picked up. There are many ways to create this but I have found the following…

Happy 20th Birthday London Eye

One of the most iconic tourist attractions turns 20 on Monday 9th March. It is London’s most visited attraction and one of the places I photograph a lot. I remember watching it being erected and all the controversy at the time about white elephants and no one was going to go on it. It certainly…

London Fashion Week 2020

If someone had told me 15 years ago that I would be doing & enjoying fashion photography I would have said they were mad. Back then I was more interested in product and landscape photography. But now I have the buzz for fashion catwalks and photographing people. London Fashion Week (LFW) has just finished this…

Masculinities : Liberation through photography at Barbican Gallery

A new exhibition opens at the Barbican Art Gallery called Masculinities: Liberation through photography. It explores how masculinity is experienced, performed, coded and socially constructed as expressed and documented through photography and film from the 1960s to the present day. With over 300 works from over 50 International artists, photographers & filmmakers the exhibition shows…

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