Over the years trees have featured prominently in the photographs I take. Here’s some of my favourites. More recently I’ve been trying to find ways of capturing the fine detail in the foliage while still maintaining a sense of the structure holding the things up.
One answer seems to be reducing the contrast or the colour saturation, or both. Certainly, in monochrome, not worrying too much about where the highlights end up seems to pay dividends in some sorts of light.
Some more galleries
Several years ago as we were building our new house, I was taken by the idea of recording some of the materials we used or found on the site.
Art@Ancrum is a very special arts and crafts event in the Scottish Borders. Sadly the virus got the better of Art@Ancrum this year but having a website means I can still at least do an online exhibition stand.
Dream-like pictures from the Cammo Estate on the outskirts of Edinburgh
As we started walking round the grounds at Gosford House in East Lothian the light started to turn grey, Could we find any contrast worth talking about in the trees?
Panoramic images and wide aspect photographs.
Images of Manchester’s buildings, old and new.
Manchester, like all cities, has its share of graffiti. Here’s a sample.
Northern Italy is one of my favourite places to visit. Food, wine, culture, and some great photographic opportunities.