Blog - Phil-osophy on Landscape Photography

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

Journeys in the North East (Part 1) - The Strother Hills

A reflection on my photographic journey this autumn to the North East of England. This first account is of my first morning - spent in a delightful woodland in the Derwent Valley, near Gateshead.
17/11/2014 - 12:33 | Read More

The O Brook

The mighty O Brook, a place of draconian legends and beguiling rapids upon the high moors
17/10/2014 - 12:39 | Read More

Return to the sylvan kingdom

a return to Dendle's Wood in the autumn, to continue my 18 months of photographic studies in a remote Site of Special Scientific Interest in Devon
08/10/2014 - 15:06 | Read More

Under the influence

A reflective consideration of the influences of life experiences, art and literature and how it may link to the way in which our style and vision evolves in outdoor photography
26/09/2014 - 15:38 | Read More

Autumnal Transitions

In this transitional zone of early autumn when the colours are most mixed in the woods, it can be a fine time to explore’ inner landscape’ abstracts as photographic studies...
24/09/2014 - 13:18 | Read More

Thurlestone Rock

It intrigued me why I had photographed the Thurlestone in its tidal isolation on a few occasions yet, quietly fascinated, yet I had not previously made the walk at low tide to get up close to study it...
18/09/2014 - 19:09 | Read More

Aeon Flux - the story behind the photo

The optimistic journey to try and find afterglow light at Wembury Bay, turned out to be a hunch worth following...
08/09/2014 - 12:49 | Read More


Curiosity whilst looking at the map led to a trip to photograph the River Mardle on Dartmoor
24/08/2014 - 23:42 | Read More

Creative Observation

Exploring suggested arrangements in landscape photography, of a conversation of disparate elements that seem to work harmoniously to create something greater than the sum of the parts
20/08/2014 - 13:14 | Read More

The quiet dialogue

Landscapes that beckon return journeys... to explore and to contemplate further photographic studies...
06/08/2014 - 21:24 | Read More