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Welcome

I work mainly in the areas of sports and news photography but do work in other areas both as a freelance selling commercially through agencies and also by commission. From January 2021 photographs and video are also available from drones. See the AERIAL section for full details.

I hold Public Liability insurance for for both traditional and drone photography.


IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT

Since the lockdown was imposed in March 2020 I have not chased payments for jobs completed prior to that date as I appreciate that some customers were suffering hardship. Now that we are approaching the tax year end I will be sending out reminders for outstanding invoices.

However I appreciate that not everything is back to normal and some businesses are still not fully open so I am still willing to make the following concessions until April:

  • if you have an unpaid invoice please pay it if you can - many thanks to those who have
  • Payments can be made by card over the phone, bank transfer or via PayPal
  • if you cannot pay please let me know and I will extend the credit period

Please stay safe, follow the guidelines and I look forward to an eventual return to normality.



Starting
in
January
2021


Whitley Warriors Yearbooks

August Bank Holiday 2020 weekend saw the publication of the 2013/2014 and 2014/2015 yearbooks completing the set from when I photographed for the team.

They follow the format of previous books being 32 pages, A4, full colour and contain photographs, results, statistics and facts from the seasons.

They cost is £7.50 plus P&P and there are discounts for buying both. Books from previous seasons are also available at discounted prices.

The books can be purchased here
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LATEST JOBS

  • Galleries and photograph sales are now being hosted by a third party web site here I am in the process of moving jobs into these galleries and a list and links can be seen on the Galleries page
  • Private galleries are still hosted through this web site and customers will continue to be supplied with a unique link and password
  • Scanning and indexing an archive - approximately 4,000 - of slides and negatives dating back to the 1970s
  • With sport slowly returning I am photographing premier league rugby and basketball
  • News photographs and the odd stock photograph
  • Roof inspections and sporting venues using drones


SALES

Images and merchandise are sold through a variety of sites depending upon their usage.


Alamy
Stock photography for editorial and commercial purposes can be purchased through the agency.
Photoshelter
Small amount of artwork
Picfair
A selection of stock photographs which can be purchased via the web site
Galleries
Sport, news and sport photography available for editorial use and stock for editorial and commercial use

ACCREDITATION: held, or has been held, for British Automobile Racing Club [BARC], British Basketball League [BBL], Gallagher Premiership Rugby, Premier 15s Rugby, European Rugby Challenge Cup, European Rugby Champions Cup, England and Wales Cricket Board [ECB], World Rugby U20 Championship 2016, Great North City Games and Run, Rugby World Cup 2015, Professional Darts Corporation [PDC], British Athletics, World Curling Championships, World Ice Hockey Championships, 6 Nations Rugby, ICC Champions Trophy, ICC Women's World Cup, Ice Hockey Olympic Qualification, Olympic Torch Relay and 2012 Olympic Warm up events

PRESS PASS: holder of a current United Kingdom Press Card Authority press pass

CUSTOMERS past and present include: Google Maps, Athletics Weekly, Billingham Stars Ice Hockey Club, Fantastic Fireworks, WF Executive Cars, Alchemy Fireworks, Northumbria University, Whitley Warriors Ice Hockey Team, South Northumberland CC, AirBnB and Run Northumberland. Images have appeared in books and press including Athletics Weekly, Powerplay Magazine, The Guardian, Evening Chronicle, Newcastle Journal, Hexham Courant, BBC, The News Guardian, Old Glory and Played in Tyne and Wear.

INSURANCE Public Liability Insurance is held through AXA for traditional photography and through FlyCovered for drones.



Site last updated 5 January 2021


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NEWS


DRONES

First two drone jobs in January are a gutter and roof inspection and photographs of a sports stadium


Current Accreditations

Gallagher Premiership Rugby
European Champions Rugby Cup
European Challenge Rugby Cup
News for press

and also

Landscapes for calendars

8 Apr 2020 : Payments

See important announcement on the left regarding payments during the Coronavirus lockdowns


Web Site

A major change is that the main galleries and sales are now hosted by a third party web site


RUGBY WORLD CUP 2015

My world cup:
Photographs - 8,382
Miles - 2,924
Hours Driving - 65
Teams Photographed - 13
Matches - 10
Venues - 10
Captain's Run - 9
Media Conference - 8
Training Sessions - 7
Fanzones - 2
Team Photo - 1


SOUTH NORTHUMBERLAND CC 150th

In 2014 the club celebrated their 150th anniversary. Durham CCC played Warwickshire CCC in a one day cup match and I created a panorama of the ground. A 7ft x 2ft canvas now hangs above their bar and it was used on the cover of their anniversary book.