Sunday 27 December 2009

Photo Tuition Gift Vouchers

Merry Christmas to you all and wishing you a happy New Year. Many of you will have received One-to-One photography tuition gift vouchers f... Read more »

Wednesday 2 December 2009

Brentwood School Christmas Fayre

This saturday, from 11.00am to 3.00pm, I will be at Brentwood School's Christmas Fayre promoting my photography tuition, and dispensing ... Read more »

Monday 30 November 2009

Last Workshop of 2009

Well, yesterday I ran my last workshop of the year and we had a full house for Close-up and Macro photography at Thorndon Park. We managed ... Read more »

Friday 20 November 2009

2010 Workshop Dates

I have my Workshop dates for the first half of 2010 on the workshops page, so take a look, see when you're free, and book yourself on! ... Read more »

Friday 18 September 2009

CameraWorld Tuition Day

I'm going to be at CameraWorld , Chelmsford, on Saturday 7th November 2009 for an in-store drop-in free tuition day .  Just come along ... Read more »

Thursday 3 September 2009

Outdoor Photography Letter

Last month I felt compelled to write to Outdoor Photography Magazine regarding their review of the new Nikon 105mm VR macro lens, which has... Read more »

Sunday 23 August 2009

Original or Flipped?

Further to a discussion held on the Pentax User Forum here , I have created this short quiz for you to try.  It will only take a minute or ... Read more »

Saturday 8 August 2009


It’s been a funny week, weather-wise; hot and sunny at times, but often too windy for any flower photography, so on Tuesday I decided to bri... Read more »

Friday 7 August 2009

New Thorndon Workshops

I've just listed another two workshops at Thorndon Country Park, a macro one in September and a 'Photography in the Park' one i... Read more »

1-2-1 Tuition Fees Increase

For bookings of 1-2-1 photography tuition made after the 1st September 2009, the fee for a 4 hour session will be £90.  Bookings made or gi... Read more »

Friday 31 July 2009

'How Do You Do It?'

Some weeks ago, I was asked "How do you do it?" on this thread on the Pentax User forum. The enquiry arose after I posted a part... Read more »

Friday 26 June 2009

More Macro at Hanners!

Further to my last blogpost, we've booked in a further close-up and macro photo workshop at Hanningfield Reservoir for Saturday 5th Sept... Read more »

Sunday 31 May 2009

Book Early...

I was at Hanningfield today, and asked how the bookings were going for my Macro Workshop on 5th July. Turns out we're already fully boo... Read more »

Friday 29 May 2009

Macro photo workshop

Last Saturday saw me at Thorndon Park in Brentwood running one of my 'Close-up and Macro Nature Photography' workshops, and we were ... Read more »

Wednesday 20 May 2009

Pentax K-7

Well, Pentax have announced their new DSLR, the Pentax K-7 , and rather than just repeat all the specifications that you can easily find all... Read more »

Sunday 17 May 2009

She Magazine

Back in February I ran a special workshop so that a journalist from She Magazine could attend and write a small feature about it. That has... Read more »

Friday 15 May 2009

Norfolk Broads and Beaches

I thought I'd better start looking into my backlog of blog posts, and so here are some shots from our trip to Norfolk in March/April.  W... Read more »

Monday 11 May 2009

New Workshop Dates

Just a quick note to let you know I have put some new workshop dates on the ' Workshops ' page. There are new dates for Photography ... Read more »

Thursday 5 March 2009

More Macro Workshops

I've just added a couple more dates for Close-up and Macro Photography Workshops at Hanningfield Reservoir, near Billericay in Essex. H... Read more »

Saturday 31 January 2009

Jessops no longer selling Pentax

I was amazed to read Jessops Chairman David Adams’ comments in the latest copy of Amateur Photographer magazine as to why Jessops have stop... Read more »

Monday 26 January 2009

Due to demand...

Just a quick post to say I'm running an extra Photography in the Park Workshop at Thorndon Park, on Sunday 8th February 2009.  Obviousl... Read more »

Monday 19 January 2009

No Third Runway at Heathrow

If, like me, you were dismayed by the government's decision to build a third runway and sixth terminal at Heathrow Airport, then have a ... Read more »

Wednesday 14 January 2009

Don't forget...

Just a little note to remind you that if you're getting in touch with me, perhaps to enquire about 1-2-1 photography tuition or my photo... Read more »

Saturday 3 January 2009

Photo Tuition Gift Vouchers

Happy New Year to you all, I hope you had a good festive period! Many of you will have received One-to-One photography tuition gift vouchers... Read more »