Gallery
Some of my favourite pictures
These are not in any particular order and will probably change frequently
Dagger Fly (<i>Empis livida</i>)<br/>Camera: Nikon D800<br/>Lens: 200mm f4 Micro<br/>Exposure: 1/100 sec;  f/9; ISO 100 Hand held<br/>Date taken: 22 June 2014.
Lindisfarne (Holy Island)<br/>Camera: Nikon D800<br/>Lens: 24-70mm f2.8 @ 28mm<br/>Exposure: 1/250 sec;  f/2.8; ISO 100 Hand held<br/>Date taken: 2 June 2014.
Puffin (<i>Fratercula arctica</i>) The Farne Islands<br/>Camera: Nikon D800<br/>Lens: 70-200mm f2.8 + TCIII Converter @ 400mm<br/>Exposure: 1/1000 sec;  f/5.6; ISO 200 Hand held<br/>Date taken: 1 June 2014.
Common Blue Damselfly (<i>Enallagma cyathigerum</i>)<br/>Camera: Nikon D800<br/>Lens: 70-200mm f2.8 + TCIII Converter @ 400mm<br/>Exposure: 1/1250 sec;  f/5.6; ISO 400 Hand held<br/>Date taken: 26 May 2014.
Blakeney Point<br/>Camera: Nikon D800<br/>Lens: 80-400mm f4.5-5.6 @ 400mm<br/>Exposure: 1/640 sec;  f/5.6; ISO 800 Hand held<br/>Date taken: 10 February 2014.
Phovember 30<sup>th</sup>: Smokin'<br/>Camera: Nikon D800<br/>Lens: 24-70mm @ 38mm<br/>Exposure: 1/250 sec;  f/8; ISO 100<br/>Lighting: One flash to left of camera.<br/>This was taken as part of a project to take a photo a day during November 2013
Phovember 29<sup>th</sup>: The Crooner<br/>Camera: Canon G15<br/>Exposure: 1/100 sec;  f/2.5; ISO 800 (-1 EV Compensation)<br/>Location: Cousin Al's Gig, Mill Hall, Rayleigh.<br/>This was taken as part of a project to take a photo a day during November 2013
Phovember 21<sup>st</sup>: What is it?<br/>Camera: Nikon D800<br/>Lens: 24-70mm @ 70mm<br/>Exposure: 0.6 sec;  f/22; ISO 50<br/>Location: Wivenhoe Wood.<br/>This was taken as part of a project to take a photo a day during November 2013
Phovember 20<sup>th</sup>: What Carbon Footprint?<br />Camera: Canon G15<br/>Exposure: 1/20 sec;  f/1.8; ISO 800 (-1 1/3 EV Compensation)<br/>Location: The Thames.<br/>This was taken as part of a project to take a photo a day during November 2013
Kerry - Prom Night<br />My niece Kerry arriving for her High School Prom in a fire engine!<br />Camera: Nikon D800 with Nikkor 24-70mm f/2.8 lens at 34mm<br />Exposure: 1/250s f/5.6 ISO-400 Hand-held<br />Date taken: 4 July 2013
Rievaulx Abbey, North Yorkshire<br />Camera: Nikon D800 with Nikkor 16-35mm f/4 lens at 16mm<br />Exposure: 1/400s f/8 ISO-200 Hand-held
Rievaulx Abbey, North Yorkshire<br />Camera: Nikon D800 with Nikkor 16-35mm f/4 lens at 16mm<br />Exposure: 1/800s f/8 ISO-200 Hand-held
Rievaulx Abbey, North Yorkshire<br />Camera: Nikon D800 with Nikkor 16-35mm f/4 lens at 16mm<br />Exposure: 1/400s f/8 ISO-200 Hand-held
Acaster Malbis, North Yorkshire<br />Camera: Nikon D800 with Nikkor 24-70mm f/2.8 lens at 24mm<br />Exposure: 1/100s f/4.5 ISO-800 Hand-held<br />This is one of the supports for the old railway bridge.
Emma<br />Camera: Nikon D300 with Sigma 18.0-50.0 mm f/2.8 lens<br />Exposure: 1/2s f/2.8 ISO-400 Tripod<br />This shot was taken as part of a course I was doing.  The brief was to take a shot with predominantly dark areas.  I took inspiration from the work of Georges de La Tour and in particular a painting called The Young Singer (c. 1650)<br />The model is my young niece Emma who was brilliant!
Winnie the Pooh<br />Camera: Nikon D300 with Sigma 18.0-50.0 mm f/2.8 lens<br />Exposure: 1/2s f/14 ISO-100 Tripod<br />This shot was taken as part of a course I was doing.  The brief was to take an object and try to picture how you wopuld portray it.  I chose this figure of Winnie the Pooh and decided it would be fun to portray him as a rather sinister figure.
Wet Mushrooms<br />Camera: Nikon D300 with 105mm Nikkor Micro lens<br />Exposure: 1.3s f/11 ISO 400 Tripod<br />Date taken: 21 Oct 2009.
Chalkney Wood<br />Camera: Nikon D300 with 105mm Nikkor Micro lens<br />Exposure: 1/5s f/9 ISO-400 Tripod<br />Location: Chalkney Wood<br />Date taken: 25 October 2009
Garden Spider (<i>Araneus diadematus</i>)<br />Camera: Nikon D300 with 105mm Nikkor Micro lens<br />Exposure: 1/30s f/11 ISO-400 Hand-held<br />Location: My back garden<br />Date taken: 20 October 2009
White Tulip<br />Camera: Nikon D300 with 105mm Nikkor Micro lens<br />Exposure: 1/125s f/22 ISO 200 Tripod<br />Lighting: The subject was back-lit with sunlight from a South facing window.  Grease-proof paper was used to diffuse the sunlight and a reflector bounced some light back on to the flower<br />Date taken: 12 Jan 2008.
Racing Car!<br />Camera: Nikon D200 with 50mm f/1.8 Nikkor lens<br />Exposure: 1/6s f/2.8 ISO 100 Tripod<br />Lighting: 1 Nikon SB800 Speedlight fitted with a Stoffen diffuser<br />Location: Brands Hatch... no not really!<br />Date taken: 11 November 2007
A mosaic of 4 images taken through my telescope<br />Camera: Nikon D200<br />Exposure: 1/30 ISO 1600<br />Date taken: 26 February 2007
The London Eye taken during a trip to London for my Niece's birthday<br />Camera: Nikon D200 with Nikkor VR 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 G lens<br />Exposure: 1/80s f/18 ISO 100 Hand held<br />Date taken: 11 August 2007
Grasshopper (<i>Chorthippus brunneus</i>)<br />Camera: Nikon D200 with 105mm Nikkor Micro lens<br />Exposure: 1/2s f/8 ISO 100 Tripod<br />Location: Rendlesham Forest<br />Date taken: 3 August 2007
Shell #2<br />Camera: Nikon D200 with 105mm Nikkor Micro lens<br />Exposure: 1/15s f/22 ISO 100 Tripod<br />Lighting: 1 Nikon SB800 Speedlight + 2 Nikon SB600 Speedlights<br />Date taken: 12 May 2007
Shaggy Ink Cap (<i>Coprinus comatus</i>)<br />Camera: Nikon D200 with 105mm Nikkor Micro lens<br />Exposure: 1/15s f/8 ISO 400 Tripod<br />Location: Chalkney Wood, White Colne<br />Date taken: 16 October 2006
Spiders web<br />Camera: Nikon D200 with 105mm Nikkor Micro lens<br />Exposure: 1/80s f/10 ISO 200 Hand-held<br />Location: My back garden<br />Date taken: 23 September 2006
Walton Tower<br />Camera: Nikon D70s with Nikkor 18-70mm f/3.5-4.5 G lens<br />Exposure: 1/1000s f/5.6 ISO 200 Hand held<br />Location: Walton on the Naze<br />Date taken: 24 May 2006
Miss Langdale 2006 - Chapel Stile Cumbria<br />We came across this line of sheep forming a perfect curve in the snow.  My friend Paul Cotton was the first to spot the picture oportunity and this is my attempt.<br />Camera: Canon IXUS 750<br />Date taken: 12 March 2006
I remember talking this shot but was disappointed with the print that came back from the lab. I rediscovered it when I scanned all my negatives.<br />Camera: Olympus Mu 35mm Compact<br />Location: Lake Disrict<br />Date taken: December 1994
My friend John on a mountain in the Lakes<br />Camera: Olympus OM2n 35mm SLR<br />Location: Lake Disrict<br />Date taken: December 1988

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