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News & Awards

News & Awards

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Big Blue Ocean Cleanup - Brand Ambassador

I am very pleased to have beocme a Brand Ambassador for Big Blue Ocean Cleanup, a leading International non-profit organisation, dedicated to keeping the oceans clean, protecting marine wildlife and providing free educational resources.

Big Blue Ocean Cleanup inspires every generation to take action and protect our blue planet!

https://www.bigblueoceancleanup.org/

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'Merit of Excellence' Award, The 2019 International Spider Awards

A career highlight for me!.

I have just been awarded 'Merit of Excellence' for my image of a hatchling Leatherback Turtle. Overall I had 6 nominated images in this years (14th) Spider Awards. 

BLACK AND WHITE SPIDER AWARDS is the leading international award honouring excellence in black and white photography. This celebrated event shines a spotlight on the best professional and amateur photographers worldwide and honors the finest images with the highest achievements in black and white photography. www.thespiderawards.com

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Featured Artist - Chester Arts Fair

My work presented as a 'Featured Artist' by the Chester Arts Fair.

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2019 International Mono Awards - Awarded Image

I have had 2 images awarded in the 2019, International Mono Awards, including this image of Mountain Ponies from the Brecon Beacons, Wales.

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Awarded Images - Monovisions Awards 2019

I am bowled over to have had 5 images awarded in the 2019 Monovisions, International competition for black and white photography.

This image titled 'Praying For Calm' was one of the awarded images.

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Wales - 500 Million Years In The Making

I have started to build a colection of images that highlight the geological and geomorphological diversity of Wales. I aim to build a portfolio that showcases the varied landscape and habitat, with its flora and fauna, and how it relates to the underlying geology. 

I have already acquired many images for this project, and will present examples as i build the portfolio in my Nature Gallery. My ultimate aim is to construct a 'Coffee Table' book that showcases 'Wales in the Making'.

Many images that I will use for this book are dispersed throughout this website, with award winning images such as 'War and Peace', a split-level image of Llyn Idwal in Snowdonia.

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Awarded images - 2018 International Mono Awards

This is one of 5 of my images that have been awarded in the International Mono Awards, a competition for black and white photography

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Awarded Image - 2017 International Mono Awards

This is one of 3 of my images that have been awarded in the International Mono Awards, a competition for black and white photography.

A huge thanks to Kristie Clinch and Jack Scholey.

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Winning Image - 2017 Denver Audobon, 'Share The View'

This image of a Red Kite against an almost monochrome background of snow, was taken at Gigrin Farm, Rhayader, Wales. I am chuffed that it has been awarded in this competition.

If you are interested in how I photogrpah Red Kites, please check out my video (video Tab on this website)

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2016 International Mono Awards

Highly Commended

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2016 British Life Photography Awards - Commended Image

I had 4 images awarded in this competition including, a staged image to promote and celebrate the work of the RNLI.

It is dusk, you are struggling, imagine the relief when the lifeboat arrives. How many thousands of people have been saved by these amazing volunteers.

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My Image on an Icelandic Postage Stamp

I am honoured that one of my images has been selected for an Icelandic postage stamp. The Image is of a Gadwall and is presented as one of a set of 4 birds, (bottom right) one for each stamp.

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2016 Landscape Photographer of the Year

Highly Commended

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2015 International Mono Awards

Awarded Image

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2014 -Landscape Photographer of the Year

2 Highly Commended Images awarded

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Memorial Maria Luisa International

Commended Image - Beneath the ice.

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2013 Denver Audobon Awarded Image

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Landscape Photographer of the Year 2012

Commended Image

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2012 British Wildlife Photography Awards

One of two of my Highly Commened awards.

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2012 Landscape Photographer of the Year

This image 'Kite Country' has been 'Commended' in the 2012 Landscape Photographer of the Year

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2012 British Wildlife Photography Awards, Highly Commended Images

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2011 - Landscape Photographer of the Year

Awarded Image - And Then The Ice Came.

I had two images awarded in this competition.

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2011 British Wildlife Photography Awards

Highly Commended image

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Help for Heroes

Image Limited Edition Run of 100 images sold on behalf of Help for Heroes

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2011 Los Angeles Open Underwater Photography Competition

Winnining Image

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British Wildlife Photography Awards 2011 - Winner

Winning Image in the Living Landscapes category

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2010 Landscape Photographer of the Year

This split-level image of Penmon Lighthouse in North Wales was 'Commended' in the 2010 Landscape Photographer of the Year

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2008 - Olympia London

Image auctioned by Nikon UK on behalf of the Princess Alice Hospice.

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Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2007

Runner Up