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…

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…

Sometimes Hikes are Easier on Paper

This had all the makings of a nice wander through the hills, after the initial ascent to around 700 meters it was a bit of up and down and we would bag another 2 hills.…

The Crinkles and Bowfell

It has been a while since I did what I class as a proper day in the hills. I don’t really know what this means, but I guess it means when I get home I…

Manchester Day

Last Sunday was Manchester day, a yearly celebration in the city. I am not entirely sure of it’s origins, but I guess it is something that the council have come up with to make everyone…

The Coniston Fells – The Magnificent 7

This walk was another solo effort which turned into a much much longer traverse of what I am now aware is called the magnificent 7. Had I realised this before I had started I would…

Summer is here! Sunshine and sunburn…

This was quite a last minute decision. I don’t particularly like walking on a bank holiday weekend, but a bit of research and I managed to find a walk that should remain off the beaten…