Where has 2016 gone? It’s September already. It does mean I’m already getting excited for this year’s Autumn in the Peak District and all the opportunities it will bring. Because. before we know it, it will be Christmas and we’ll be looking at 2017. Before I get started, just a quick plug, if you would … Read more

Millstone Edge Sunset - Peak District Photography

Another recent escapade of mine was to Millstone Edge. It’s very rare I go somewhere in the Peak District that I haven’t shot properly before but Millstone Edge is one of these places. The last time I went, I had a quick scout around but ultimately ended up shooting just beyond the edge looking up … Read more

Heather season is fully under way. For that reason I have been trying to get out as much as possible and one of my best evenings of late was on Over Owler Tor for sunset. I had been out the previous evening on Millstone Edge and that was a pretty decent evening despite the poor … Read more

Peak District Photography Workshop with James Grant and David Speight. Join myself and David Speight on a one-day workshop¬†to photograph some of the best spots in the Peak District. With decades of experience between us and an intimate knowledge of the Peak District, you can be sure you are in the best hands possible. As … Read more

Thorpe Cloud Sunset Dove Dale (aka Dovedale) is a popular tourist honeypot and rightly so. With steep sided limestone hills and crystal clear waters running through it, what’s not to like? Coupled with easy access, it’s easy to see why in the middle-of-the-day at the weekend it’s bustling. All this said, for photographer’s it’s one … Read more

I am pleased to announce I have now added seven one-day small group Peak District workshops to my website. These workshops are running over the next few months taking in highlights such as the heather season and Autumn. For those who want to stretch their legs, I am also offering a photographic walk workshop of … Read more

Peak District Photography Workshop - Parkhouse Hill

I am excited to announce I now offer both 1-2-1 and 1-2-1 Wild Camping Workshops in the Peak District. SPECIAL OFFER: 15% Discount to anyone who books on a Peak District Workshop when you own a copy of Peak District Through The Lens. 1-2-1 & Small Group Workshops Whether you’re a beginner or an advanced … Read more

Photographer? Walker? Sight-seer? Plan your next trip out with Peak District Through The Lens. A photography location guidebook to in and around the Peak District with useful hints and tips along the way. Included are some true classics as well as some beautiful hidden gems. From easy access (including wheelchairs) all the way to photographic … Read more

**Competition Time** Would you like to win an 100mm Ultimate Line Reverse Graduated ND Filter? Here’s your chance to win what I believe to be the best reverse graduated filter compatible with 100mm filter holders (such as Lee) on the market. These filters are really useful for holding the exposure on the sun at sunrise … Read more