More than 2 full growing seasons since we started shooting - The British Flowers Book has arrived.
There's more to Buttermere than the tree. But if you're only there for an hour, by all means shoot the tree.
2017: the year I left the studio and started working on my landscape photography again.
The photographer's cut from more than 7,000 photos taken for The British Flowers Book project.
The best ideas for presents that photographers actually want (based on suggestions from 5,000 photographers).
The British Flowers Book photography meetup is announced.
I drove a car full of dahlias to an oasis of dappled sunlight in the depths of Hampshire. Lindsey from The White Horse Flower Company did the rest.
A day teaching beginner photographers confidence and curiosity.
Even at the height of summer, the Wild Atlantic Way lives up to its name.
An update to my "Always Work With Puppies" post from earlier in the year. Lana has grown up but is still absolutely gorgeous.
This month, amongst other things, I discovered the video editing tool with incredible AI. It does your first cut edit for you - you just dump all your footage and it knows what order you want things, and how long your video should be.
If you're about to start a creative endeavour, like A Year With My Camera, it helps to have someone to share ideas with, and keep you on track.
The most important news from A Year With My Camera is that you have a 2 week opportunity to restart the course. It will run again from the beginning starting on 14 September. More details here: Register now for the next AYWMC start.
If you're doing A Year With My Camera, and wish you had a small book you could carry around with you with a list of what you should be doing each week, then this planner is for you.
What are the main differences between a DSLR and a mirrorless camera, and what should you take into account when choosing between them?
The easiest way to get the moody faded look is with the app VSCO. This post shows you how to tweak the HB2 filter for fine control whilst keeping a consistent look between images. At the end I show you the Lightroom edits that give you a similar effect to the VSCO HB2 filter.
The Top 10 most recommended summer read books, from A Year With My Camera students. Plus a few extra ones that looked good.
Join the most fun photography challenge of the summer - no sign up required.
This one isn't just a list of random concepts that leave you struggling after the first couple of days. This photography challenge is one that will leave you with an arsenal of photography techniques to carry on using for the rest of the year.
Get effects previously only available to Photoshop users with a whole morning to spare. Gorgeous art filters in 1 click - all on your phone. Apple & Android.
Book 2 picks up where Book 1 left off: armed with your knowledge of camera settings and composition you will reinforce your skills and stretch your creativity. 6 new modules to finish the year. Don't forget to have fun.
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