Ekco 1930’s sign writing / Southampton / UK / 2016

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My father was a sign writer, pushed out by the introduction of cheap plastic signage and I’ve been known to wield his brushes for a few choice establishments. This wall, believed to of been painted in the 1930’s, is in Bitterne, Southampton, UK.

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Heritage Photo Walks ~ Southampton, Hampshire, UK

Here’s a little sneaky peek of some of the photographs made on my latest Heritage Photo Walk of the medieval walled city of Southampton. My home town, the infamous cruise liner the Titanic sailed from Southampton, well before I was born I hasten to add…

You can find out more information about my upcoming Heritage walks at the fb page Southampton Photo Walks or if you would like a customised booking to explore Southampton and the beautiful surrounding areas of Winchester, or the stone circles Avebury and Stonehenge drop me a line via the contact form. Private transport and visits to the very best historic public houses for fine foods and refreshment can be happily arranged also!

Heritage Tours in Cambodia

After five years running heritage tours in Cambodia I have amassed thousands of photographs, here are some of my favourites to whet your appetite.

 

 

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English Heritage Old Wardour Castle ~ Wiltshire, UK

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The Ancient Temples of Angkors Rainforest ~ Cambodia

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4 men and a green door – Street Photography

I don’t know if it is the care and weather worn sage green door, the changing shape and size of the men or the way they all look to the their left that arouse’s my curiosity but some street photographs I’ve made I am more fond of than others for their simple, natural symmetry.

 

 

Reservoir Tower – Elan Valley, Wales, UK.

I’ve been falling for gothic reservoirs and teaching photography in the Elan Valley in the wilds of Wales, UK. The Welsh landscape is beautifully inspiring in all weathers, the overcast day featured in the photographs below really highlighted the colours of the copper reservoir tower and the wide rolling hills of burnt ferns and heathers in the mist.