Seeing the Northern Lights for the First Time

February 07, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
I have just returned from a week in Northern Norway with a few friends. The goal of the trip was to hopefully see and photograph the Northern Lights. This has long been a goal of mine as I'm sure it is for many people. We began the trip in the City of Tromso and the trip really began with a bang! You can watch the video below to see my vlog from th...
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Using Photography to Appreciate the Small Things in Life

January 15, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
As I've said in recent blog posts and videos, I'm really making a point this year of getting out as much as possible with my camera to practice my photography. Even if that just means going for a short walk around where I live. The way to truly improve as a photographer is to practice it all the time, not by doing it once in a while and I really...
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Why I'm NOT Contacting Potential Clients

January 11, 2018  •  1 Comment
I'd been quite disappointed in myself last year for not really starting to contact as many potential clients, people I'd like to work for as a photographer, as I should have done. Towards the latter part of the year, once I knew I would be leaving London and moving back to Carlisle, I told myself that as I would be focusing on clients local to t...
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My Diary - Trying to Become a Professional Photographer

January 08, 2018  •  3 Comments
The start of a new year seems like the perfect time to make some changes to my blog and to begin what is going to be more like a diary. From now on I will be posting more frequently and much more personal posts documenting my experiences as I attempt to become a professional travel photographer. I will write about what I am working on, the active s...
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2017 Review

January 04, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
My only real goal each year is to make this year even better than the one previous. 2017 was a great year for me. I visited Japan, Bruges, Bulgaria, Sofia, Santorini, Berlin and Peru, where I done a travel photography workshop with Brendan Van Son and Jeff Bartlett. I had some amazing experiences in Peru in particular, including racing around on...
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