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Fog and Mud

One essay finished and one dissertation draft sent off for feedback; this week I finally managed to relax a little after a full on semester and I finally managed to get out into the Peaks! Unfortunately the weather forecast for this … Read More

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Summer 2015

I had an unusually quiet summer photography wise this year, being busy with harvest work and various other things I didn’t get out with my camera anywhere near as much as I should have done…. Nor have I blogged as … Read More

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The Secret Valley

With a very busy exam and deadline season over, it was finally time to pick up my camera again and get out into the peaks! I had a lot of social plans post-exams, so fitting in some time to get … Read More


Mud, waders and an Easter Sunrise

I spent much of my Easter holidays attempting to work, and being relatively successful, but feeling a bit guilty if I was ever not, at least, trying to work. But with the sun shining, I eventually cracked, and decided I needed to … Read More

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Beesby Wood in Spring

It’s been a long long time since I’ve posted a blog! Mainly because once again my photography has taken a real hit from university commitments. I’m back in Lincolnshire now for a couple of weeks for the Easter break and … Read More

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A Very Urban Sparrowhawk

I finished my exams last week, and after waking up from the nights celebrations, I received an unusual tip-off from a friend at the Sheffield Wildlife Trust about a bird of prey stuck in a warehouse. They needed someone to … Read More

My top 14 of 2014

Now, the first day of 2015, and the last year safely been and gone, it’s time to take a look back over the shots I took over the duration of 2014, and take on the difficult task of choosing some of … Read More

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A Goodbye to the D3200 at Donna Nook

Back in mid-November, while visiting my home in Lincolnshire to celebrate my 21st birthday, I just had to take a couple of hours to pop into a local nature reserve to catch one of winters greatest wildlife spectacles. Every year … Read More

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The Chatsworth Rut

Back in October, I arrived on the Chatsworth estate while it was still dark. I gradually made my up the path trying to see through the murky darkness when a few shapes began to appear, running across the road ahead of … Read More