The great UK aurora display of Friday 10th May 2024

Northern Lights / Aurora Borealis over Porlock Marsh, Exmoor

Well, where do we even start with that night. My neck is still sore now almost a week after a night spent gazing up, mouth open, in complete awe of the colourful show going on above and all around… Solar cycle In the landscape photography world, a large number of us have been eagerly following …

Read more

The best locations for photographing Clifton Suspension Bridge in Bristol

Bristol Balloon Fiesta Clifton Suspension Bridge flyby

If you’re looking for a guide to the best locations for photographing Clifton Suspension Bridge, you’ve come to the right place… Clifton Suspension Bridge is Bristol’s most photographed landmark. Completed in 1864, it was the creation of Isambard Kingdom Brunel. It is a spectacular marvel of engineering – straddling the Avon Gorge with its’ steep …

Read more

The Clifton Suspension Bridge Summer Solstice alignment

Summer Solstice Clifton Suspension Bridge alignment

Completed in 1864, Bristol’s most photographed landmark Clifton Suspension Bridge was the creation of Isambard Kingdom Brunel. It is a spectacular marvel of engineering – straddling the Avon Gorge, with its’ steep sides, which cut through Bristol. It is an iconic sight – and something which greets any visitor to the city arriving from that …

Read more

Bristol canvas prints, framed prints and wall art

Clifton Suspension Bridge covered in mist

If you are looking for canvas prints of Bristol, please let me know. I can have any size wall art created of most (if not all) of the images on my website, and the images from my Instagram account. I can have bespoke framed prints and bespoke canvas prints created at most sizes. Clifton Suspension …

Read more

A guide to photographing mist and fog

Misty rays of light

A day doesn’t go by when I am not scouring weather forecast apps checking to see if there is any hint of mist or fog on the horizon. Why though? Why do we landscape photographers love the fluffy stuff so much? What makes mist so special for photography? Misty photography I love the way mist …

Read more

Over 50 of the best photography locations around Somerset

Glastonbury Tor misty rays of light

Introduction Are you looking for landscape photography locations around Somerset? Here is my comprehensive list of the best spots for photos in Somerset. I’m going to keep adding to this and if I’ve missed any, please let me know in the comments at the bottom. Somerset is a large county in the South West of …

Read more

Where are the best bluebell locations near Bristol?

Bluebells in a Somerset wood

We’re edging closer to Spring. Which means one thing for landscape photographers – there is a large blue (maybe purplish?) haze teetering ever closer on the horizon… Yes – the bluebells are coming, so get your tripods ready. The question local photographers are asking is where are the best bluebell locations in and around Bristol …

Read more

Looking for fine art photo prints of Bristol?

A foggy Clifton Suspension Bridge

If you’re looking for fine art landscape photography prints of Bristol, please check out my Print shop – I have a wide range of photo prints of locations across Bristol and the wider area. You will find fine art prints of Clifton Suspension Bridge, along with others including the SS Great Britain, the Harbour, Royal …

Read more