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Wild swimming photography through the winter in Scotland

Wild swimming photography through the winter in Scotland

Anna Deacon, a lovely photographer from Edinburgh travelled up to Loch Ness to photograph me swimming in January. Anna embarked on a personal photographic project a few months ago, exploring wild swimmers through the winter in Scotland to benefit mind, body &...
Ayurveda in India – Shinshiva

Ayurveda in India – Shinshiva

**This blog post was originally written 4 years ago. Just as an update I now visit India or Sri Lanka each year now and each year return healthy and visibly renewed through Ayurveda. I might just be living walking proof that it works! *** I am at Shinshiva in Kerala...
Carving out time for yourself

Carving out time for yourself

How do you carve out quiet times?  2019 for me means more upcoming solo trips that I have planned. More and more each year I realise that it’s ok to travel alone and enjoy it. It’s ok to feel happy and enriched by being alone. Others often look at me with...
Wild swimming on the Outer Hebrides

Wild swimming on the Outer Hebrides

It was hail-stoning and the wind was whipping around me in the dark of the morning today. Some days it is hard to drag myself out of the house and into the freezing cold sea but the more you do it, the more the draw of the incredible feeling of outdoor swimming keeps...
Dundonnell – the beginnings of my life in the Highlands

Dundonnell – the beginnings of my life in the Highlands

As I travel through the west coast over the next couple of days it takes me back to where it all started for me. Twenty five years ago I packed my car and travelled to Dundonnell for a summer job. I chose Dundonell from those books you used to get in the library...

Surfing in Scotland

I first tried surfing at college when I went to Swansea.  I had no concept of the fact that people actually did this in the UK till my first day there whilst I was taking a drive out to Caswell Bay to see the beach. I remember seeing a guy getting changed in the car...
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Safety and comfort on my photographic workshops in Scotland

Safety and comfort on my photographic workshops in Scotland

In light of the recent weather and articles that have been released about accidents and dangers of being outdoors in the winter in Scotland, I decided to write a few thoughts down about my retreats and my viewpoint on this.  Scotland is beautiful, and never more so...

Lesley Alsford – Cornwall

Lesley Alsford – Cornwall

Lesley, you have a natural way with colour and light and a flair for using the technicals in a very artistic way. It was interesting looking at your photo a day that you have been doing for a long while now and seeing some images that wouldn’t be out of place with the...

Fuji GFX 50s tests and switch over

Fuji GFX 50s tests and switch over

FUJIFILM GFX 50S I've been debating a switch for a long time now from Nikon which I have used for 12 years to Fujifilm. I have had the Fujifilm XT-2 for a while alongside my Nikons. Recently I have been testing out the GFX 50s with different lens combinations. First...