Friday 27 December 2013

Private Tuition Vouchers

Merry Christmas to you all and wishing you a very happy New Year. More of you than ever before have received One-to-One photography tuitio... Read more »

Monday 18 November 2013

Garden and Flower Photography Workshop 2014

I'm running another Garden and Flower Photography workshop at EWT Hanningfield Reservoir and RHS Hyde Hall on Saturday 31st May 2014,... Read more »

Monday 14 October 2013

Toadstools at Hanningfield

Last week after the ' Beyond The Basics ' photography workshop at Hanningfield Reservoir, I stayed out for 15 minutes of shooting, b... Read more »

Friday 6 September 2013

Free Advice Day at Cameraworld

I'm running a free advice day at Cameraworld in Chelmsford on Saturday 23rd November, so if you've got any questions for me, come a... Read more »

Thursday 18 July 2013

New Forest Workshop

A couple of weeks ago I went down to the New Forest to run a workshop for the Lloyds Register Camera Club, their third workshop with me ... Read more »

Tuesday 11 June 2013

Macro Bee

Taken during my macro workshop at Hanningfield Reservoir a few weeks back, this was shot with my Sigma 105mm macro lens with a 50mm lens... Read more »

Sunday 9 June 2013


Just a quick one from a trip to Colchester Zoo last week, a close crop on just the neck of one of the giraffes. PENTAX K-5, smc PENT... Read more »

Saturday 8 June 2013

1000th Workshop Attendee

Today saw me passing the milestone of 1000 workshop attendees, so I chose to mark this with a free 1-2-1 gift voucher for Chris, the gen... Read more »

Sunday 2 June 2013

Pentax 100mm f/2.8 WR Macro Lens

I treated myself to a new lens earlier this week, the Pentax DFA 100mm f/2.8 WR Macro Lens, which has replaced my Sigma EX 105mm f/2.8 macr... Read more »

Sunday 12 May 2013

David Attenborough Opens Thurrock Thameside Nature Park

Yesterday I went down to Essex Wildlife Trust 's new reserve and visitor centre, called Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (TTNP), to photo... Read more »

Saturday 11 May 2013

Owls and Other Stuff

It's been a while since I blogged, so apologies for that, but I should have a post up in the next couple of days with some photos from t... Read more »

Sunday 17 February 2013

Garden and Flower Photography Workshop

I am running another Garden and Flower Photography Workshop at EWT Hanningfield Reservoir and RHS Hyde Hall , on Sunday 26th May 2013.  We ... Read more »

Tuesday 12 February 2013

Photo Friday - Week 47

Today was what it's all about for me.  I went to Maldon to give some tuition to a father and son, both of whom had been taking photos fo... Read more »

Sunday 3 February 2013

Cameraworld Free Advice Day 30th March 2013

I'm going to be at Cameraworld in Chelmsford again for another Free Advice Day on Saturday 30th March 2013, from 9.30am to 5.30pm.  It&... Read more »

Friday 1 February 2013

Photo Friday - Week 46

I took the little 'un over to Thorndon Park to see the latest addition to the Gruffalo scultures they have there (started with the Gru... Read more »

Friday 25 January 2013

Photo Friday - Week 45

A couple of shots from Monday afternoon, taken at Hutton Country Park.  The first is a hogweed seed head, the second a snowy oak tree with m... Read more »

Tropical Wings Zoo Photography Workshop

I am running a new workshop for 2013 at Tropical Wings Zoo in South Woodham Ferrers, near Chelmsford, Essex, on Saturday 27th April from 10... Read more »

Friday 18 January 2013

Photo Friday - Week 44

I went to Weald Country Park in Brentwood today, with the intention of giving some 1-2-1 tuition, but after half an hour of bitterly cold wi... Read more »

Friday 11 January 2013

Photo Friday - Week 43

Snow's forecast in Essex for this weekend, so make the most of it and get out with your camera! Here's one from last year, taken f... Read more »

Sunday 6 January 2013

Portfolio 2 Ebook for iPad

I updated the photos I have on display in Cameraworld in Chelmsford a few months ago, and finally produced a book to go with them, which is ... Read more »

Friday 4 January 2013

2012 Favourites

Seeing other photographers' blog posts with their best shots of 2012 prompted me to consider the same, and in some ways it was a bit dis... Read more »