Sad news – Langwathby Station Café has been sold and will be getting new owners soon, so this lovely venue in its present form is about to close in the coming month.
As of this weekend you will no longer be able to buy my work from here.
A selection of my ‘Otono’ series are now available to buy in my shop.
I love this photo. It’s being used to publicise Oxford Photo’s current open call Conceal/Reveal.
My photography is more fruitful when I am on my own. That is, at least, the images I make when I’m out alone in the wild.
Once inhabited, now deserted places have a pull on us. Where lives were once lived and features were managed: stone walls repaired, ovens cleaned, fireplaces swept, roofs mended, herbs gathered, plants tended. Not neglect, but simply absence – humans rarely come by any more and nature takes hold. Thorns, near Ribblehead is such a place.…
Every so often I pass a derelict quarry by the side of the railway line I travel on. Lush, fenced off,