During the 1980’s and 90’s I was very interested in growing orchids and won many photo competitions run by the Orchid Society of Great Britain and the Scottish Orchid Society. Some of these photos were used in my book Orchids are Easy which was published by The Guild of Master Craftsmen in 2000.
Printed in Digital Photo Effects magazine and on cover of Bird Watching magazine. Achieved a Highly Commended rating in the International Wildbird Photographer 2005 competition.
5,000 copies printed by a company in Holland, on synthetic fibre (70 x 180cm), for use in displays. Their customers include several European airports, shopping centres and Harrods.
Used in a display at the Nature Discovery Centre at Thatcham, West Berks.
Exhibition during the Edinburgh International Festival in the Howard Bar at the Lyceum Theatre from 6 - 31 August 2008.
I've put 73 of my favourite bird photos together in a book on Blurb called Bird Photography - A Continuing Journey. Click on the photo of the book cover for a link to the Blurb website.
Printed in March 2010 issue of Outdoor Photography magazine.
Used by US clothing/fashion company The Territory Ahead in their Lighting Out 2010 catalogue, with a print run of 975,000.
Used in AA Publishing Sustrans Cycling in Scotland guide (ride no 5 Bathgate to Kirknewton), published in June 2010.
Used by WWF (World Wide Fund for Nature) for a 2010 Christmas card.
You can find the photo books that I've published by clicking Blurb Books
Shortlisted in the Scottish Botanical category of the Scottish Nature Photography Awards 2012 competition.
Shortlisted in the Central Belt Landscapes category of the Central Scotland Green Network Photography Competition 2015.
Shortlisted in the Scottish Botanical category of the Scottish Nature Photography Awards 2016 competition.
Commended in the Landscape category of the Scottish Landscape Photographer of the Year 2018 competition.