First Drone Photo

This shot was taken a few weeks back. I recently purchased a drone to have a play about with, and have a go at some aerial photography. This is the Heinz factory in Wigan. Having lived in very close proximity to this for pretty much all my life, I had no idea of the actual…Read more First Drone Photo

Southport Fireworks 2016

So that time of year arrived again last weekend when I got to shoot the amazing Southport Musical Fireworks Championships. It's becoming a bit of an annual event now for me and I went over to shoot the Friday and Saturday shows this year. Now located in Victoria park, there are 2 displays on the…Read more Southport Fireworks 2016

Media City – ND1000

I have been itching to have a go at some daytime long exposure pics using an ND1000 10 stop filter for what seems like ages. Every time I have planned to give it a try, the good old British weather has let me down. I was over at Salford Quays again today doing a bit…Read more Media City – ND1000

Blackpool – Top Of The Tower

A nice weekend off so we decided to head into Manchester - then realised that we had picked the one day of the year that the Manchester Marathon was taking place so thought better of it. A bit of a spur of the moment decision and we headed off to Blackpool for some sea air,…Read more Blackpool – Top Of The Tower

Southport Pier

With a relatively mild and sunny February Sunday to myself, I had a ride out to Southport to try out some long exposure pictures using an ND1000 10 stop neutral density filter. Southport is rather unique in that the pier itself starts about 300 metres in land and crosses the marine lake and cuts through…Read more Southport Pier

Blackpool North Pier

Today's quick blog post comes from Blackpool . . . I had a spare few hours recently and wanted to try and get some long exposure pictures. Unfortunately, the weather as ever was my enemy, and whilst I managed to get a few keepers, the day was overcast, grey and generally miserable. I made it…Read more Blackpool North Pier