Photography Tips #10: Fish Tank

I can not explain how much I love aquariums. Any size aquarium from the large sea life centres to smaller coastal centres and all those in between. My better half took me the Blue Planet Aquarium near Chester for me ageing another year and it was the best day out. Of course I took myContinue reading “Photography Tips #10: Fish Tank”

Photography Tips #8: Golden Landscapes

Gold Beach stretches along the Normandy coast line, famously harbouring Port Winston in the Second World War and also of course being a British Landing Beach for D-Day. I love these beaches not just because of their incredible history, but also of their eerie stillness, flatness and their failure to not shine golden in theContinue reading “Photography Tips #8: Golden Landscapes”

Snapshots #6: Fire and Magic

In the U.K. it has become a strange tradition to remember the 5th of November. As Brits, we are accustomed to the turn over of November with the smokey haze of bonfires, fireworks and sparklers. Guy Fawkes Day, Bonfire night or Firework night commemorates that time some disgruntled catholic joined a plot to blow upContinue reading “Snapshots #6: Fire and Magic”

Snapshots #4: Horsing About Again

It is so good to be back in the arena with horses dancing round you. Equine photography has got to be a major passion of mine, and any event has reinforced this. As part of the university, Aberystwyth University Equestrian, AUE, have two riding teams A and B which compete in dressage and show jumpingContinue reading “Snapshots #4: Horsing About Again”

Summertime Unfitness

Getting back into the university routine means getting my study on, sitting in the library watching the rain out of the window and of course getting back into the sports training routine. With my fantastic timetable being made up of 3 hours a week, this gives me more than enough time to plan my photography,Continue reading “Summertime Unfitness”

Photography Tips #6: New Season, Same Settings

Now that the ferocious partying of freshers has passed, it’s time to get back into the swing of things at university and knuckle down for my final year of my undergrad. This term I’ll be working with more sports teams and hopefully more events and spill all the beans on my experiences! Starting off earlyContinue reading “Photography Tips #6: New Season, Same Settings”

Student Life and Sport

It’s been a while since now since I was riding every week and seeing all these horse shows and posts from my friends with horses has me craving to get back into the saddle again. Theres something about riding, albeit a little hack, schooling or competing that no other sport can offer – and I’mContinue reading “Student Life and Sport”