Blog - Phil-osophy on Landscape Photography

Phil-osophical thoughts, tutorials and tips on landscape photography. Also reviews of equipment for photographers

Urban Wildlife Photography

Urban wildlife photography opportunities in the leafy bankside area of the tidal River Dart, as it runs through Totnes, have been an enjoyable addition to my local walks.
24/03/2017 - 17:47 | Read More

On Bolberry Down

Wandering the wonderful coastline in blustery winds at Bolberry Down, on a photography assignment for the National Trust.
15/02/2017 - 15:34 | Read More

Mouth of The Erme

A winter wander along the estuary at Meadowsfoot... savouring the remarkable geology, the brackish tang in the air, the grand space of one of South Devon's finest beaches
11/01/2017 - 21:56 | Read More

Abstract Nocturnes

The vibrant tones of the decorative lights at the last Totnes Christmas Market of 2016 offered great opportunities for abstract ICM photography...
22/12/2016 - 00:39 | Read More

Deluge

Heavy rains and the subsequent rise in the level of a river that one is familiar with, can bring new temporal opportunities and make the known seem quite different. An interesting time for landscape photography.
24/11/2016 - 10:20 | Read More

Using Graduated Neutral Density Filters for Landscape Photography

A video blog tutorial on using Graduated Neutral Density filters in Landscape Photography - to control dynamic range within a single photographic frame
16/08/2016 - 22:02 | Read More

Perseids Meteors 2016

An evening of stargazing with my family on the summit of Top Tor, in Dartmoor National Park - out to see the Perseids Meteor shower
12/08/2016 - 12:08 | Read More

Review of Sleeklens Landscape Adventure Collection

An initial review of the Sleeklens Landscape Adventure Collection, a series of 56 customisable Photoshop actions/brushes allow you to adjust the light, colours, contrast Compatible with Photoshop versions 4 through 6 to CC
13/07/2016 - 23:36 | Read More

On Landscape Magazine - Article in Issue 117

A Return to Waldeinsamkeit, thoughts and photos from the quietude of Fernfire Woods
11/07/2016 - 12:36 | Read More

Using Neutral Density Graduated filters in Landscape Photography

Neutral Density Graduated filters remain, for many situations, as being the best way to balance the contrast range within a scene for landscape photographs. This video blog demonstrates their use in action
27/06/2016 - 17:43 | Read More