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Winter Wonderland in the Lake District

Well, this year has been hella busy. Bought a house, moved in, did a lot of renovating. Many new skills learned, many new injuries gained. Blogging unfortunately dropped off, as did hiking, but winter is…

Sometimes it’s about the journey…

Sometimes it is about the journey, at least that’s my consolation this week! Sometimes you should read the signs and just give up I guess. By signs I suppose it could sound as though I am…

The start of the snow

Snow forecast and bags packed, I spent last Saturday hiking in the Lake District. The challenge, 10.5miles, 5 Wainwrights and not much light. I find the hobby of hiking in England is closely followed by…

Coffee and Calligraphy

A Saturday of calligraphy, coffee and capturing the moment. My introduction to calligraphy came when my girlfriend started practising her calligraphy. A deceptively difficult practise that tests patience, skill and steady handedness. Things I have…

Alderley Edge, Social Photography

I think in life it is important to challenge ourselves. Having had problems with confidence and self belief in the past I feel this is something that has helped. While the actual challenge may not…

Forecasting the British weather

Planning a walk in the UK weeks ahead of the intended date is not an easy task. You literally leave the entire day up to chance. Everything is out of your control. Some weeks ago…

We Signal Fire – Band Promo

I always enjoy photographing and collaborating with other creatives, in this instance providing a bit of promo material. We Signal Fire are an alt rock quartet from Manchester. Comprised of Pete on lead, Chloe providing…

3 days in Oslo, Island Hopping

Oslo has a lot to offer tourists, incredible architecture, great food, brilliant history. It also happens to be based on the water, as part of a fjord. For our second day we decided to hop…