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RSPCA Awards Ceremony

December 21, 2014  •  Leave a Comment
On Friday I attended the RSPCA young photographer award ceremony hosted by Chris Packham. It was a great opportunity to meet some of the other young photographers and talk to them about their work. I'm also very pleased to say that I was announced the runner up in the portfolio category for my set of images of beetles! And here are the photos th...
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June 01, 2014  •  Leave a Comment
During my recent stay on the Isle of Wight I saw lots of sandwich terns and spent a great deal of time trying to photograph them. They are incredibly elegant birds and nothing beats watching them suddenly stop, hover and then dive into the water. I also got up at 4:30 one morning to catch the sunrise and managed to get some shots of a tern again...
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July 31, 2013  •  Leave a Comment
I've just got back from a fantastic weekend on the island of Skomer. Although only about a mile in length, it supports a colony of around 10,000 breeding pairs of puffins. These charismatic little birds gather in their thousands along the clifftops of Skomer to raise their young between April and August. With their colourful beaks, friendly faces a...
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