Homecoming

Soldiers from Headquarters Company 1st Battalion The Scots Guards return to their base at Bourlon Barracks in Catterick, England on 27 February 2013 and are reunited with their families following their recent deployment to Afghanistan. The soldiers are the first troops from 4 Mechanized Brigade to return to their base from their tour of dutyContinue reading “Homecoming”

Coming Home

Covering as many military homecoming parades as I do it is always a challenge to try and get some nice pictures and keep things fresh. One of the ways of improving your chances of getting some good images is preparation. I always try and arrive early if possible, to get a feel for the placeContinue reading “Coming Home”

Shooting a Gurkha Patrol

The following photographs were taken during a joint Gurkha and Afghan National Army patrol in the Nahr-e Saraj region of Helmand Province in Afghanistan. The Gurkha’s, from C Company 1st Battalion The Royal Gurkha Rifles, left their main base at first light to visit a number of ‘check points’ that had been established in theContinue reading “Shooting a Gurkha Patrol”