System Failure

The last few months have been a whirlwind, devouring all my time and this blog has suffered as a result of that. This is something I want to remedy starting now. Last year I packed up my life and moved countries, back home to the UK. Before getting completely settled I took a month holidayContinue reading “System Failure”

LUX Festival

I am now back in Finland after a great trip to England. It was a cold weekend in Helsinki. The -21 degrees kept many people inside during the LUX Festival, which was good from a photographic point of view. Once the weather warmed up the crowds came out and it was a little more difficult toContinue reading “LUX Festival”

Photographing the Northern Lights

Photographing the Northern Lights comes down to one thing in my opinion, chance. It is all about being in the right place as the right time. The Northern Lights are a natural phenomenon that are hard to predict and to chance a glimpse of them you have to spend a few hours out in theContinue reading “Photographing the Northern Lights”

Sydney Harbour at Night

It is really a triumph when an experimental shot turns out to be a truly great photograph.  Looking over Sydney Harbour at night turned out perfectly and I didn’t even have a tripod at the time.  I used a pillar to rest my camera on in order to keep the camera steady during the long exposure, becauseContinue reading “Sydney Harbour at Night”