photographerof the year

Photographer of the year

Simon John – BIPP photographer of the year! Photographer Of The Year! What an honor !   Thursday 5th February 2015 saw me become the British Institute Of Professional Photography’s – Photographer Of The Year. This is a huge accolade in professional photography. The Institute is widely regarded as the leading professional organization in the […]


Photo Training Overseas, Lanzarote 2016

Guest Speaker for Photo Training Overseas 2016 Photo Training Overseas or as I will refer to from now on “PTO” was once again a huge success for the organisers George & Glenys Dawber. This year it was held at the Rubicon Palace Lanzarote, a four star all inclusive & part of the H10 group. Next […]

Lighting for wedding photography

Lighting For Wedding Photography

How to choose Lighting for wedding photography When teaching at a workshop recently one delegate was quite bemused. “Lighting for wedding photography” he said. “Is that not something you do in a studio ? After all we have the sun outside”. Why not just look for pretty backgrounds and let the camera do the work […]

rowans hospice fundraising

Rowans Hospice Fundraising

I had been thinking of ideas for Rowans Hospice Fundraising for some time …. Perhaps one of the most quirky ways to raise money for such a worthwhile cause ? Rowans Hospice fundraising has seen many miles ran, swam, biked & walked, indeed all kinds of amazing achievments by people who truly care for such […]