Prague A few pictures from Prague. It’s is one of my favourite cities in the world! If you are looking for a city break in particular, and have never been to […]


Thailand A gallery of some of my pictures from Thailand. This was not a temples and markets trip to Thailand. It was purely a relaxing beach resort getaway and as […]

Munich Christmas Market

Munich Christmas Market Ah, a proper Christmas. Chesnuts roasting on an open fire, snow covering the ground, mulled wine, carol singers, overeating and drinking. Yes, an almost Dickensian Christmas. Obviously, not […]


Ibiza This is a selection of my favourite pictures from my trip to Ibiza. Those that know me certainly know I didn’t go for the music, I went to take […]

Huka Falls

Huka Falls Huka Falls, 5 minutes drive north just outside of Taupo, is a 9-metre high waterfall that spews water at 220,000 litres per second (over 48,000 gallons.) That’s enough to fill an Olympic […]


Genoa A few of my favourite photos from Genoa. Genoa, in Italy, is a historic port city. Situated in the North it is still a major port today. Christopher Columbus, in particular, was […]


Corralejo A few of my favourite photos from Corralejo in the Canary Islands. Corralejo, is on the island of Fuerteventura. This is one of the Canary Islands and was indeed, a […]

New Zealand

New Zealand

A few of my favourite photos from New Zealand. Ahhh, New Zealand. What can I say about it that you don’t already know? Firstly, this is one of my favourite places on […]

Punta Cana

Punta Cana

Punta Cana A few of my favourite photos from Punta Cana in Dominica. Sometimes you need a holiday. Not an exploring holiday, just a holiday. In fact, this was one of […]



Arrecife A few of my own personal favourite photos from Arrecife, Lanzarote, in the Canary Islands. January, with its cold weather and rain, was grim and I needed some winter sun. The […]


Venice Some of my favourite photos from Venice. Being the old romantic that I am, (ahem!) I took Tam to Venice for valentines day. Just a few days before the Carnival […]

Chateau Pape Clement

Chateau Pape Clement Firstly, Chateau Pape Clement is one of the oldest planted vineyards in the region, with the first harvests taking place around 1252. It was given to Bertrand de Goth when he became Archbishop of Bordeaux, […] – is, by far, my favourite website to use for booking accommodation. I like it for its simplicity and ease of use. You can even get cashback on it […]


light and time of day

Exposure Exposure is how much light the camera lets into the camera to take the photo. Most of the time your camera will be great at measuring the amount of […]

Shutter Speed

Shutter Speed What’s the best shutter speed for the photo you are taking? Normally the camera will sort that out. However, if you want ultimate control and want to stand […]

Know your camera

Know your camera Know your camera sounds like an obvious thing but it is well worth repeating. You don’t want to be fiddling with the settings while the action is happening! Do […]

Photo Editing

Photo Editing In general, most photos you see will be edited. Photo editing is a common thing to up photos for magazines and the internet, even home users can get rid […]