Maude and Tommy at The Principle Hotel York

At last it is Spring and It was time for the summer collection shoot for the great girls from Maude and Tommy in York. The Principle Hotel in York played Host and gave great backdrops for the fantastic outfits.

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Gun Dogs – Gällivare, in the Arctic Circle

When I visited earlier in December I met up with Lasse Tano and Ola Backe who hunt Ptarmigan in the winter out in the forests. So I had the task of capturing images of two fantastic English Setters one called Myrhedens P- Fille, 2 years old and Lappvikens Ego Boy ( 12 years old) who is a double champion in Sweden. The temperature was -25 and we only had daylight for a couple of hours so I am really happy with the results. So thanks to Lasso and Ola and great work from the dogs.

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Dance at the Smithy

The images are for The Dance at the Smithy dance studio’s new website being built by ASA Communications from Manchester.

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The Royal York Hotel

New puddings on the menu and great cocktails in the Chapter House Bar my latest work for Principal Hayley Hotels

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Katie and Family

In August 2012 I had the privilege of photographing the wedding of katie and Ross in York, recently I had a walk in Dalby Forest with katie and her two lovely daughters and the enclosed images show what can be done on a short walk in the forest with a camera.

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Hunters of Helmsley New Pie

Hunters of Helmsley in collaboration with Yorkshire Bakers and Ampleforth Abbey have produced a great new pie which is Slow roasted pork with fennel and Ampleforth Abbey Cider. I enjoyed photographing them and tasting one !!

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Jokkmokk Winter Market 2016

In Early February I visited Jokkmokk in the Arctic Circle to photograph the Jokkmokk Winter Market which is considered to have a four hundred-year unbroken tradition and is great fun especially the Reindeer Racing !!

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Gun Dog retrieving a Grouse

The moors at this time of the year are a glorious array of colour with the heather in full bloom, we had a session with Truffle the black Spaniel using her talents working to the gun.

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The Italian Dolomites

Just spent a week walking in the Italian Dolomites. It’s an area renowned for it’s 3000m jagged peaks of pale , heavily-eroded limestone that shoot up from green pastures and flower strewn meadows. Part of the is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the highlight being a circular walk around the world famous Tre Cime (The Three Peaks) three immense obelisks of sheer rock. The walk starts at the Rifugio Auronzo and you climb to around 2600m.

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