Behind the shot – The Elephant Crossing

In February 2016 I was on a trip to Kenya. It was a personal trip rather than a work trip but being a photographer…well you know how it is! We were on a safari drive making our way through the Masai Mara National Reserve. The reserve is an area of spectacular savannah wilderness in southwesternContinue reading “Behind the shot – The Elephant Crossing”

Scarborough Fishing

On assignment for Bloomberg yesterday I headed to Scarborough for an early start documenting the fishermen within the harbour. The wider context of the story was that as Brexit begins to come back into play after Coronavirus has dominated world affairs there are worries of an impasse in the negotiations. As the British and EuropeanContinue reading “Scarborough Fishing”

We are the dead canaries

Extinction Rebellion demonstrators joined with local campaigners for a three-day mass action protest at the Bradley Open Cast coal mine near Consett. The ‘We are the Dead Canaries’ action is the first of many during a planned 40 Days of Action alongside other events taking place to coincide with Lent. Banks Mining Group who operateContinue reading “We are the dead canaries”

Labour Party Leadership Hustings

The Raddison Blu hotel in Durham was the location for the Labour Party Leadership Hustings this weekend as they approach their final stages. The leadership hustings between Sir Keir Starmer, Shadow Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, Lisa Nandy, MP for Wigan and Rebecca Long-Bailey, Shadow Secretary of State for Business took to theContinue reading “Labour Party Leadership Hustings”