8 community business leaders in Cornwall graduated from the prestigious Community Business Trade Up Programme run by the School of Social Entrepreneurs Cornwall earlier this month. And I was invited to take the pictures! While I was there, we took the opportunity to photograph their CEO, Sally Heard and the team, as well as general PR images. The event was held at The Lynher, a […]
On the 22nd March 2018, His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales (known as the Duke of Cornwall when visiting the Cornwall), visited Truro Cathedral and the newly refurbished Old Cathedral School. I was honoured to be asked to take photographs of his visit for the cathedral. His Royal Highness was given a tour of the Old Cathedral School which has recently been through a […]
Early yesterday I was woken by shouts from the streets below us. Shortly after, there was a loud boom of thunder. I have been waiting for this for a long time. Photographing lightning over Falmouth was a bucketlist item fulfilled. I was absolutely delighted. There were weather warnings for thunderstorms in place. The air felt hot and sticky. I knew I had to kept my […]
Snow is a rare thing in Cornwall, even more so in Falmouth.When we do see snow we have to make the most of it!As soon as I knew that snow was on the way, I packed my camera equipment and waited…and then waited a bit more until I got bored and went out for a walk around the headland, kit on my back and with […]
The Lostwithiel Jazz Cafe on the 15th July 2017 something really special. It was held at the wonderful Duchy of Cornwall Nursery in Lostwithiel, overlooking the valley and Restormal castle, flowers in bloom and a marquee for the band. The food was magnificent, and the atmosphere perfect.The Martin Dale Septet, featuring international singer Maggie Reeday, sounded incredible and looked great. It was the perfect evening and […]
It seems all so long ago now, but last month I was at the World Pilot Gig Championships 2017, which is held on the Isles of Scilly. Hundreds of gig rowers flooded the islands for the event, which is growing bigger every year.There were over 140 pilot gigs there this year, and crews from as far away as the USA raced it out on choppy waters, battling […]
Caters News Agency recently requested our editorial photography services to cover a news story in Cornwall and the photographs were published in the Daily Mail. The photographs cover the news story of Leo Westlake, aka The “Little Houdini”. Leo’s mother uploaded a video to Youtube of him making a great escape from his room over two stair gates. The video became an overnight sensation, reaching over a million […]
2016 has been a truly incredible year. I have photographed royalty and 100 year olds, pugs and chihuahuas, authors and families, mad swims across cold rivers and art installations.In just a few days we will be entering 2017 and, as I always like to do at this time of year, I have been reviewing my achievements and good times. Here my top 10 favourite photography jobs from 2016.