Field Notes

English Miles

English Miles

There’s something endearing about these quaintly old fashioned signposts that one encounters on English country lanes, and the way they indicate distances down to the fractions of miles.

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Sharing the Road and Serendipity

Sharing the Road and Serendipity

It always happens – you’re all set to take the shot and then the road which had been obligingly quiet and empty suddenly becomes alive with traffic. No point gnashing your teeth – although I do; it’s their road too. Sometimes though the traffic that wanders into frame can be wonderfully picturesque, as it was on this quiet lane this morning

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Blocks of Colour – Cycling Poster Art

Blocks of Colour – Cycling Poster Art

I love poster art and have often wished I possessed the skills as a painter or graphic designer to create some myself.  So when I came upon this row of colourfully painted, almost stylised houses along Cambridge Road I decided to give it a go with my camera.

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The Fine Art of The Selfie

The Fine Art of The Selfie

I’ve never been a fan of selfies, but shooting this series of cycling images has required me to be both model and photographer – the unavoidable consequence of riding solo in the small hours of the morning.

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King George V Colonnade, Bexhill-on-Sea

King George V Colonnade, Bexhill-on-Sea

The freshly repainted King George V Colonnade on the seafront at Bexhill-on-Sea provided a glorious setting for a series of photographs calling to mind the golden eras of travel, cycling and the English seaside

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