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October 2022 Newsletter

Newsletter – October 2022 Welcome to the October 2022 newsletter. Autumn has started here in the Loire Valley and summer certainly feels like a distant memory. Over here I’ve been travelling a lot for my own work purposes as well as commissioned work. Over the summer I was in both Portugal and in Germany which was for a commission. Luckily the weather held out for each one. You may think that’s simple with Portugal but the day I left it was […]

Epson Pano Awards – Silver and Bronze

Photography competitions are for some a way of gaining recognition as well as publicity for the work that we do. Some competitions get more publicity than others and also stand out from the crowd just that little bit more. One such competition that I like to enter when I feel the time is right is the Epson Pano Awards. The overall theme is that images are of the panoramic variety which is something that I love doing when the moment […]

Il Belvedere farmhouse in Tuscany

7 stunning places to photograph in Tuscany

Here are 7 stunning places to photograph in Tuscany that if you’re unfamiliar with the region you should put on your list of places to go to. For any photographer, and certainly any landscape photographer, the very notion of Tuscany dreams up images in their heads of the Val d’Orcia. This beautiful region in central Tuscany is where huge numbers of people head each year to photograph the stunning landscapes. But is this all there to Tuscany? Are there other […]

May 2022 Newsletter

Newsletter May 2022 Welcome to the May 2022 newsletter. Spring is well underway and in some cases, it feels like it has already left us. Over here I’ve been travelling a lot for my own work purposes as well as commissioned work. Work that has taken me to new countries and experiences. Added to my list of new visited countries this year is the Czech Republic; Georgia; Nepal and Turkey. So quite a variety of places and experiences. If I […]

Nepal Photography Tour – new for 2023

Nepal Upper Mustang Photography Tour – New for 2023 Last year I was contacted by a travel agent in Nepal to ask if I was interested in running a photography tour in Nepal. Over several months many discussions took place as to what the nature of that photography tour would entail. Then around December 2021, the decisions were finalized and the flights were booked. Nepal has a wealth of photo opportunities to offer. From the high mountains that it’s famous […]

November 2021 newsletter

Newsletter November 2021 Welcome to the November 2021 newsletter. Autumn is well and truly here and it feels like winter is just kicking in as well. Here in France the temperature gauge seems to be plunging quite rapidly. Since the last newsletter I’ve been out and about again traveling from France into Italy. Had car troubles and had to be rescued by the brake-down services twice which isn’t fun when you’re in the middle of nowhere. The subject of travel […]

Capturing The Last of the Autumn in the Creuse

Last week my plan was capturing the last of the autumn in the Creuse. However with just a few kilometres of my journey to do the back brakes on my car failed. For safety reasons as I was two and a half hour from where I live I decided to finish the vlog very quickly. It’s not the most ideal of situations but these things do happen. Next week’s vlog is going to be a little more of the Creuse […]

How To Make Money from Photography

In my latest video I give you 7 tips on How To Make Money from Photography. A lot of people out there want ideas on how to make and earn money from their photography so that it pays for itself. It’s not an impossible task but it also isn’t the easiest thing either as you are fighting against a huge pool of people. There are a number of avenues out there in which you can use to maximize our earnings […]

7 Tips For Starting Out As A Professional Photographer

7 Tips For Starting Out As A Professional Photographer guides you into some of the things that you should be thinking about on your journey into being a pro. The photography industry isn’t an easy one with everyone vying for a slice of the pie. Think about what I say here as it is absolutely going to help you going forward. My channel is dedicated to all things landscape and travel photography so if that’s your thing then I’d love […]

Puglia Travel Photography

Puglia Travel Photography shows some of what I did in southern Italy in early October 2021. Having never been south of Rome it was a great introduction to the area as I was privileged to be given special access to a number of different including bell towers; rooftops and hotel terraces. The work being carried out was for a commission and the results of what I did should be published in a couple of months time. My channel is dedicated […]