Blog - Phil-osophy on Landscape Photography

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

Miggo Agua - a review of their storm-resistant camera carrier

The AGUA ("Water" in Spanish) is an IPX3-standard storm-resistant camera-carrier made by Miggo. It is different than common water-resistant camera carriers because it allows intuitive quick-drawing of the camera. The AGUA's special structure allows the ph
05/06/2015 - 23:25 | Read More

Holloway

Glazegate Lane, an ancient green lane in the South Hams district of Devon. Full of bucolic charm and a palpable portal into deep time.
30/04/2015 - 21:10 | Read More

Focus on Nature Photo Competition

Some great news this week about a category win in the Focus on Nature Photography Competition and having four of my photographs displayed alongside the Wildlife Photographer of the Year Exhibition at Plymouth Museum from 28th March to 30th May 2015
19/03/2015 - 17:12 | Read More

Tuning in

Sometimes by avoiding the temptation to photograph the immediately obvious, our eyes open to observing myriad possibilities as one's senses 'tune in' to a place
09/03/2015 - 23:17 | Read More

Lenticular Clouds

Lenticular clouds on Dartmoor and some of the science behind how they form
21/02/2015 - 22:57 | Read More

A selection of my photos from 2014

A look back at five of my of landscape photographs that I made in 2014 and why I was fond of these in particular...
08/01/2015 - 20:45 | Read More

Alpenglow

Alpenglow light emerging above Yartor Down on Dartmoor, a beguiling opportunity and won with challenging moments.
26/11/2014 - 13:01 | Read More

Journeys in the North East (Part 4) - The Northumberland AONB

A reflection on my photographic journey this autumn to the North East of England. The third and final day was spent in the grandeur of the Northumberland Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
23/11/2014 - 00:21 | Read More

Journeys in the North East (Part 3) - The North Pennines AONB

A reflection on my photographic journey this autumn to the North East of England. The second day was spent in the grandeur of high moorland and the wonderful dales of the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
20/11/2014 - 20:48 | Read More

Journeys in the North East - (Part 2) ' Tog on The Tyne

A reflection on my photographic journey this autumn to the North East of England. The early evening of the first day was spent on Tyneside admiring the great architecture of the city and its finest bridges.
19/11/2014 - 01:15 | Read More