Happy New Year 2015!

Just a quick line to wish all my followers a happy and healthy new year. Sorry that I have not been posting lately but 2014 turned into a nightmare year for me. My Dad died in March and that took the wind from my sails and then in July I contracted bacterial pneumonia which led to me spending 5 nights in hospital and 6…

The Long Walk

I was pleased to hear at the weekend that my monochrome print “The Long Walk” had  been accepted for the Midland Counties Photographic Federation (MCPF) Travelling Portfolio 2011.  This is a travelling exhibition of prints from members of all the photographic clubs affiliated to the MCPF, and it visits my own club, Desborough and Rothwell Photographic Society, on 28th October 2011.  The exhibition includes…

A visit to the Usher Gallery in Lincoln

I was fortunate over the Easter weekend to visit the Usher Gallery in Lincoln.  The guest exhibition was called Food Chain and featured the work of documentary photographers Nick May and Ben Holland. The images and accompanying video footage portray the working lives of workers, many of them migrants, in the food production and packaging industries in the south of Lincolnshire. I got a…