An introduction to my photographic background.
I started to be interested in photography around 1975 whilst still at University.
On leaving University I joined Bolton Camera Club where monochrome photography played a great role.
After a move to Yorkshire in 1981 I joined Pontefract Camera Club.
A former President of the Pontefract Camera Club.
I am a Judge and Lecturer for the Yorkshire Photographic Union.
I am a Licentiate of the Royal Photographic Society and have been awarded the APAGB.
Favourite Camera - Leica M246
Favourite Software - Capture One
Favourite Lens - 35mm
Favourite paper - Hahnemulle Baryta and Canson Baryta
Favourite accessory - Orange filter with the M246
Favourite Photographers - Henri Cartier-Bresson, O Winston Link, Berenice Abbott
Favourite advice - 'If it's not sharp don't print it' - from the late Maurice Haigh
Favourite time of year for photography - March