Rise. Four simple letters but when they are composed like so they become possessed of a potent force. You are impelled to rise, are you not? Did you feel it, how you just straightened your shoulders a tiny bit? This … Continue reading

SHE again…

Let’s face it, I’m a rubbish blogger – I’m much happier out with the camera, and that’s exactly as it should be. And it’s been a brilliant summer – some fabulous commissions and a really exciting new project in the … Continue reading

Business portraits matter

Put away that smartphone. Yes really. Away! A business portrait is more than a snapshot and it takes skill. To create an image that humanises you, at ease with your environment, in harmony with your expertise and infused with professionalism … Continue reading


Almost four years ago I wrote about how we define ourselves and what it means to be us. The timing is vaguely interesting although not especially relevant: I’d finished treatment for the latest cancer earlier that year and struggled physically … Continue reading

Talking photographs and Flat Friends on BBC Wiltshire

At the end of last year I visited BBC Wiltshire in Swindon to do a live radio interview with Graham Seaman, talking about our fabulous charity Flat Friends UK and my year long photographic project to produce our first Calendar – quite exciting … Continue reading