Everything You Need To Know About Photographing Mountain Gorillas

You have a single magic hour, so do not waste every minute considering apertures and sweet spots. Try and have a pre-conceived idea of the images you wish to shoot. Read my mountain gorilla guide and prepare yourself!

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Top Camera Gear Essentials For The Traditional African Photo Safari

What photography kit do you actually need? I’m frequently asked for my advice and recommendations for what camera gear to

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Quite Simply The Easiest Way To Photograph Grey Herons

Grey herons are one of my favourite bird species. They are handsome birds of superb elegance and are extraordinarily patient

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How I Got The Shot: Seal In Blizzard

It was the very end of the seal pupping season. Probably the last week where you could still be sure

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6-step guide to photographing birds in flight

Birds offer one of the most accessible subjects for budding wildlife photographers. There are hundreds of nature reserves, lakes, and

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How I shoot my time-lapse movies

I started shooting time-lapse when working in the High Arctic on Expedition Cruises. I was producing promo movies for each expedition

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Everything You Need To Know About Photographing Wild Tigers

In November, India’s National Parks reopen following the annual monsoon closures. Photographing tigers was my first international tour and it

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10 top tips for photographing water voles

Autumn and winter are the perfect seasons to see water voles. By November,  the reeds and marginal vegetation, that hide

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See How Easily You Can Improve Your Fungi Photography

The first wildlife subject I photographed was fungi – a birch tree polypore (Piptoporus betulinus) – in grainy black and

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Kick-off Your Garden Bird Photography Project

With my 12-step guide to setting up a simple but effective photographic stage… This is a great project for the time-constrained weekend

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