Becoming a Real Photographer

They used to say that you weren’t a real photographer until you developed your own prints. It’s true. There is no feeling quite like watching your own image reveal itself in the developing dish before […]

Colinton Tunnel

Colinton Tunnel is a former railway tunnel in Edinburgh, now used as a foot and cycle path. Still a work-in-progress, the walls are being decorated with ‘graffiti’ by artist Chris Rutterford to create a heritage […]

Chasing Aurora

Aurora, the Aurora Borealis or in Scotland, “The Northern Lights” are phenomena I’ve known about for many years. Living in Central Scotland for most of my life, I had no expectations to be able to […]


Photoshop – So misunderstood. Photoshop is a software tool (app) for editing and processing photographs. Unfortunately, for many people, the term that an image ‘has been Photoshopped’ has become synonymous with fakery. What they may […]


The sunflower was the inspiration for my logo, almost from day one. Sunflowers turn their heads throughout the day to face the sun. They follow the best light. Photography is all about light and like […]