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Cholmondeley Castle in Spring and Summer

I have had the good fortune this year to be commissioned by Cholmondeley Castle, in Cheshire, North West England, to photograph the stunning garden there in spring and summer. When I arrived at dawn in April I was greeted by a sea of daffodils. This stretched from the ornate, wrought

New Garden Photography Workshops

I’m very much looking forward to running two new garden photography workshops later this year. Taking place in May and June at beautiful Stonyford Cottage Gardens in Cheshire, the one day workshops are intended to  give users of DSLR cameras the skills they need to take stunning images of gardens.

International Garden Photographer of the Year Competition – Award Win

I’m delighted to have won a Finalist Award, in the Beautiful Gardens category of the International Garden Photographer of the Year Competition 9. The award-winning photo was taken in the Italian Garden at Trentham Gardens, Staffordshire, last October. I wanted to photograph early in the morning and was allowed access

Residential Photography Course

I’m delighted to be working with the very talented photographer and trainer Jane Burkinshaw, on a new residential photographic training course, taking place in North Wales later this autumn. Called ‘Get creative with your camera – How to unlock the potential of your D-SLR’, the three day, two night course

Slad - Rosebank and Wildflowers

Laurie Lee – In Search of His Roots

First published in my original blog October 2012 Travel writer, Paul Murphy, is about to embark on an epic journey across Spain, much of it on foot. He will be following a path already trodden by one of the 20th century’s most popular authors – and over the summer I

Wollerton Old Hall Garden - The Rill Garden and Hydrangeas

International Garden Photographer of the Year Award

Professional garden photographer Joe Wainwright writes about his award in the International Garden Photographer of the Year competition

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