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General Photography

Landscape Adventures Season 1

A series of ten episodes documenting my learning journey while photographing landscapes. Watch the trailer now!

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Productivity

The Death of the Phone Call

A five-minute phone call can provide more clarification than a chain of one hundred emails, so why are so many people so averse to picking up the phone?

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General Photography

See me in action!

I love spending time outdoors. I love the isolation, the ambience, the peace. I love sitting quietly and watching nature doing what nature does. Give me the the serenity of the fields over the hustle and bustle of city life any day of the week! Expect honesty, humour, frustration, growing pains, and a peaceful vibe, but most of all – expect authenticity.

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General Photography

Free Zoom Backgrounds!

After being called out for the sight of my shirt drying on the wall during a networking event, I decided to take advantage of the Virtual Background feature in Zoom. After a little thought, I remembered that I have a whole pile of unused pictures that other people might enjoy using as backdrops too. I’ve selected seven of my favourites and posted them here for you to download for personal use.

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Social Issues

Covering a protest in the middle of a pandemic

I really struggled morally with this. I wanted to be there to document a piece of social history unfolding and to be able to contribute an accurate pictorial representation of the mood. But I also wanted to stay safe.

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Productivity

7 free productivity apps for freelancers

I’m always finding what appear to be new and exciting apps, but so often they turn out to be useless or limited without a costly subscription to a premium service. Here I list my top 7 free productivity app for freelancers. Number 5 is my favourite.

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Miscellaneous

The Lockdown 50kcal Biscuit Review

I love biscuits. Some say I have a problem. This is why I try to look for biscuits under 50 calories. For this blog post I ranked each biscuit on three factors: taste, dunking durability, and calorie content. Do you agree? Let me know!

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Photography Tips & Tricks

7 tips for creating great character headshots at home

Sevens tips for taking better character portraits at home with whatever camera you have to hand! No technical expertise needed – all you need to be able to do is switch your camera on!

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Media Coverage

Social Distancing Project in The Argus

The Argus today ran a two-page special featuring my photographs from St Patrick’s Day (Tuesday 17th March), showing the effects of the government’s initial recommendation that the public stay home.

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Competitions Photography Tips & Tricks

Take Better Cat Photos (part 2)

The second part of my tips for taking better photos of pets at home, including real examples submitted by you!

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Competitions Photography Tips & Tricks

Take Better Cat Photos (part 1)

The first part of my tips for taking better photos of pets at home, including real examples submitted by you!

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Competitions

Free monthly prize draw!

Want to be entered into a draw to win a free character portrait or pet photoshoot every month in 2020, as well as receive photography tips and tricks into your mailbox? Sign up here!

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Competitions

Pet Photo Feedback & Prize Draw!

This competition is now closed.

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Photography and Mental Health

Photography & Mental Health and Wellbeing

A brief blog about how I use photography to help maintain my emotional wellbeing.