Skye, Gairloch and Dumbarton Rock

Last week I was in Scotland doing a photo shoot for Rab for their spring summer 2015 range of clothing . We had scheduled 2 days shooting but as i was in Scotland for a week i thought I might head out to the western isles and shoot some landscapes. That was the plan until […]

Days 5-10 Alpine Road trip

  At last , climbs that actually have holds on them rather than crystals a few nanometers in depth. After Colin and Susan crusied Motorhead , we figured it was time to get a bit higher and base ourselves at the Albert Heim hut and climb some of the big granite walls that surround the […]

An Teallach film

Just back from one of the most inspiring and exciting projects I’ve worked on this year; making a trail running film in the far NW of Scotland. Colin Meek and Paul Tattersall and I had spoken about the possibilities 6 months ago and we booked the time in mid May for a number of reasons […]

Ice Ecrins Shoot and Filming

Just back from the Ecrins where I was shooting and filming with Giles Conrah and Paul Swail. Also along to help carry kit and generally be a good all-round chap was Rob Benton . ┬áThe original idea was to shoot images for the Rab Autumn/ Winter 2014/15 range but we also had some sunnies , […]

Snow and ice climbing photography

Winter is only around the corner and already climbers are getting into fitness for desperate mixed lines . But what about the photographers ? Getting good shots in the winter climbing season can be challenging, spindrift, sub zero conditions and poor light can all conspire against you but here are a few pointers to keep […]