When it comes to the age-old and slightly friendly animosity between the poles of England, you’re likely to hear one of two things. Either you believe that the south of England is awash with rude snobs, or the North of England is only good for people who eat chip butties twice a day and listen to Oasis nonstop. Of...
Before the little ones came along life seemed like a breeze. You could jaunt off to any place at any time with minimal thought and a breezy, carefree attitude. Nowadays, travelling seems like a burden; with a million and one things to remember. You are in charge of keeping a tiny human (sometimes several tiny humans) entertained for a...
It can be more difficult to find fun things to do with the family in the winter months, when the outdoors isn’t always quite as inviting, and there aren’t always as many events being held locally, after Christmas has passed, anyway. It is, however, important that you still stay active and have fun together as a family whatever the...
Waking up at 5am in the morning is hard, but to get the best images it has to be done, Sycamore Gap is somewhere I have wanted to go for a long time but I have never managed to actually get there, it is an Hour and a Half away from my home so I had to set off...
When planning a family holiday, few of us consider that the kids could get bored. Surely sun, sea, and sand will be enough to keep them happy? In reality, though, it can be a bit of stretch when you’re away for a week or more. You don’t need us to tell you that kids need a lot of stimulation....
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This week I have struggled again to get out and shoot, due to work and other commitments. So i decided to have a sought through my image catalogue and get rid of old photos, may re edit a few. Using Lightroom is a brilliant way of storing images but images can get get lost of you don't organise properly, which...
I’m fortunate enough to live in an area where there are so many places to visit for a day out. I live on the North East coast, If I travel North I have Northumberland, If I travel south I have Yorkshire and the east coast such as Whitby, and If I travel West I have Cumbria. I am surrounded by...
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Yesterday I found myself stuck for something to do, The missus was having a shopping day in York which left me and Zach. We went to the cinema in the morning then I just couldn't think of what to do, I didn't want to go back home and spend the day in the house so I had a google...
Something you may not know about me but I love photography, I have been taking photos for around 6-7 years now. I don't class myself as a professional or even semi professional, I am more of a hobbyist - and I quite like it this way. For now.  
I love having time off work as it usually results in spending time at the in laws caravan, days out and food, lots and lots of food - whether that be a meal out or a picnic. Z loves a good picnic. Me and the missus have been long time members with The National Trust and love nothing better than...