Category Archives: Trees

Old Oak at Barn Hoppitt

A bit of research at Epping Forest this week, love this old oak at Barn Hoppitt.  You can actually crawl right through it underneath!

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Against All Odds!

This lime tree in Norfolk is refusing to give up!

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500 Year Old Oriental Plane Tree

This oriental plane tree (Platanus orientalis)  is one of two located just outside the Renaissance gardens and arboretum of Trsteno in Croatia.  They are thought to be approximately 500 years old and have a colourful history including helping to save … Continue reading

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Chatsworth Park in the Peak District

Had a brief visit to Derbyshire last weekend and walked around Chatsworth Park which was designed by Capability Brown.  A stunning park landscape with beautiful vistas from Chatsworth House down to the River Derwent.

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Reach for the Sky wins award in IGPOTY

I am thrilled to say that I had two images placed in the International Garden Photographer of the Year Competition.  Both were in the ‘Greening the City’ category.  I was a finalist for one and highly commended for the other. … Continue reading

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HDR Photography Course

I am running an introduction to HDR photography course at the Springhead Trust in Dorset on Thursday 25th February. Would love to see you there! Link to Springhead website

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Ancient Silver Birch in Suffolk

Anyone heard of Pro Arb Magazine? I have some images and a quote in the Ancient Tree Forum’s January column in this magazine. This article is about a beautiful ancient Silver Birch tree which is possibly the oldest one in … Continue reading

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Portfolio has arrived!

My portfolio website is finally here. If you check it out and like what you see please like this post. You can also share galleries or individual images that you like directly from the website to social media. The more … Continue reading

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Sunrise reflected off Kata Tjuta

Previously known as the Olgas, Kata Tjuta in the Oz Red Centre looks stunning bathed in the sunrise.

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Helter Skelter Tree

An ancient hollow oak with a twist, taken in Sherwood Forest.

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Mangroves on the Daintree River

I have just got round to processing some pictures taken this summer in Australia (their winter).  I had a few days in Port Douglas and whilst there visited the Daintree Rainforest.  Whilst out croc spotting on the Daintree River I saw … Continue reading

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Sherwood Forest’s Majestic Major Oak

This tree won England’s tree of the year in 2014 and I can see why.  It is situated in the beautiful Sherwood Forest in Nottinghamshire.

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Yew Tree & Roots

One of the Wakehurst Yews. The Victorians planted these Yew trees and their roots have grown in a spectacular way over the boulders to get a foothold in the soil.

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The Crowhurst Yew

This is one of my favourite iconic British trees Colour version on 500px

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Tree Graffiti

Tree graffiti in Epping Forest in Essex.  

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