I had a great trip up to Scotland last month and shot Edinburgh and around the Firth of Fourth from an AS355 helicopter. When I landed at Edinburgh the weather was truly awful but by the time Darren ( a pilot I used to fly with in London ) set down in the helicopter the skies [...]
I did a talk last year at the Royal geographical Society for TPOTY , its a great venue and theres a really varied list of speakers. This year Im talking again this time on Sat morning, please see this link for lists of speakers over the three days and to book tickets. Ill be showcasing some [...]
Its been crazily busy flying in London over the past two months in the run up to the closing of the London Zone. In just a few days from now there will be no flying over London unless its tied in directly for the Olympics, so Im going to be grounded. So here are a [...]
Was editing some of my latest aerials over the London 2012 Olympics today, you can see them here, and came across this very old image from Nov, 2007. Amazing.
Ive been working on my latest book ” Britain from Above ” over the last year with publishers Dorling Kindersley. They were are a fantastic bunch of people to work with, and now the books wrapped up Im missing my daily emails from the picture team ! It was great to receive a copy the [...]
Just got back from a quick trip to shoot some night aerials in Spain. We picked up an AS355 helicopter from Madrid. What a beautiful place to fly over and photograph, really enjoyed it. Below are a few night shots of Valladolid which is in north-central Spain.
Ive been up on six night flights around London in the past ten days. Most of the flying has been in Central London which is always fine once the permits are in place. However Ive a few to do near Heathrow and although three times they have have given us permission once overhead the guy [...]
I was doing a night shoot over London yesterday for Nike. On the way into town we managed to get permission for a quick orbit around Wembley Stadium which where England were playing Holland. This was at around 8.30 and pitch black, amazing how much lighting the stadium has which made a great set of [...]