02Apr

An Offering of Life

An Offering of Life
I have always been fond of this floral shot. It’s not one of those amazing shots that makes you go ‘Wow!’, but it works on another level. The flower in question is an African Daisy and the picture was taken in a garden in Portugal. As anyone who has been to the Algarve knows, southern […]

26Sep

Golden Shore

Golden Shore
Sunsets are magical just about wherever you are. Sometimes there’s too much cloud and the spectacular colours are lost in the grey covering but when you get a clear sunset it’s like a moment to remember. Watching the sun go down over the sea is even better. I was lucky enough to have a holiday […]

07Nov

Finding Venice

Finding Venice
Venice is one of those places unlike any other on our planet. It has so many unique aspects that makes it stand out from all other cities. Apart from the obvious ‘floating on water’ features, it has a wealth of style, verve and sumptuous architecture. Above all, Venice is a photographer’s dream. I’ve been lucky […]

10Oct

Early Evening Shadows

Early Evening Shadows
Living in the countryside I tend to shoot much more rural scenes than cityscapes. This photo showing a field of hay bales was shot a few years ago and sold very well on a popular stock photography website and an online gallery. I’ve revisited this image a few times and this is my current favourite […]

21Sep

Solitude

Solitude
The human soul needs time to break away from the busy lifestyle we lead and find some solitude to reflect. People find different ways to do this – some go for a walk in the countryside, some take a bath, some meditate. Others like sailing! Now I’m not a big fan of sailing myself but […]

20Sep

Reaching Out

Reaching Out
Several years ago I took this photo of a dandelion on an old Fuji bridge camera in my back garden. I was trying out the macro setting for the first time and although a lot of the photos from that day were a bit ropey, this was one of the few I kept. It’s not […]