Check out this epic opportunity from World Nomads: Their 2018 World Nomads Travel Photography Scholarship will give a budding travel photographer the opportunity to win a 10-day all-expenses-paid trip to Morocco alongside pro travel photographer and Canon Master Richard I’Anson. Check out the video below … Continue readingWin a Photo Scholarship to Morocco!
Last month I went through the submissions for the photo competition that I mentioned in my previous blog post, and picked out the top ten. Here are my picks along with comments on the top five images. Congrats to Tom St George on the win! … Continue readingBucket List Photo Comp Results
The photography competition website, Photocrowd, just launched a new comp on the theme of ‘Bucket List Moments’ in partnership with Drobo (the prize being a Drobo 5N2). And being a DroboExplorer ambassador, they asked me to judge the competition! “Capturing your bucket-list moments is one … Continue readingJudging a Photo-Comp on Photocrowd
I went up to Bonn, Germany last summer to work on a shoot for Jack Wolfskin with Brandwave Marketing, Martin Erd, Felix Klemme, Jamie Hancock and James Sharp. Video and photos now online here: https://www.jack-wolfskin.de/athletic-outdoor-1/ Full blog feature by Brandwave: https://brandwavemarketing.com/portfolio/jack-wolfskin-outdoor-gym-campaign/ Making-of video coming soon but for … Continue readingJack Wolfskin Video Shoot
Interesting to see how the top-selling image for the search term ‘woman’ on Getty Images has changed over the past 10 years… from your classic semi-nude, glamour images to woman in the outdoors, in the mountains, going on adventures. We see it all over Instagram, … Continue readingThe Evolution of Women in Stock Photos
What’s the measurable effect of creating more video content for an athlete? Here’s a quick look at the stats from my own experience shooting 16 daily vlogs for Red Bull athlete Paul Guschlbauer while he took part in the ‘World’s Toughest Adventure Race’, the Red Bull X-Alps. The … Continue readingDo Athletes Need To Create More Video Content?
I went over to Leogang, Austria to check out the first day of timed practice for the mountain biking downhill world cup. The weather was perfect but the track was pretty much the same as last year and not really challenging the riders. However, this … Continue readingDownhill Mountain Biking World Cup | Leogang, Austria
A month ago I went to Jungholz in Austria to shoot the instructors and lessons at Mittelberg-Oy Ski School for their new website and brochures. Check out some of the shots below:
In between meetings ISPO 2017 this year, I snapped some shots with my iPhone of any imagery that caught my eye. The same ‘epic’ photos feature heavily: a lone skier/ice climber putting in a couple of turns on a steep mountain face or hanging onto … Continue readingISPO Munich 2017 | Photo Styles, Inspiration, Trends
One of my most popular blog posts was my review of Smugmug vs 500px back in 2013. Back then Smugmug came out the winner but will it still hold it’s own today? Here’s an update on the review for 2017! 500px Plans: Free: The great … Continue readingBest Photography Portfolio Website 2017: Update 3 Years Later!