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Young Ugandan lad from the village

This young lad came from the local village and was working as a laborer with some builders. An Incredibly hard worker, he would often stop and stare at the Westerner, watching intently at every footstep I took, never showing any … Continue reading

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In a rush..? not in Oulton Broad. Ancient craft of rush weaving

In the June edition of BBC Countryfile is a feature on Waveney Rush of Oulton Broad. Spending a couple of days with the team of rush cutters and weavers, I joined them on the river, where they cut the bull … Continue reading

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Waveney Rush on the Norfolk Broads

Last week was a varied time of shoots… on the Norfolk Broads, at Olympia in London and then in Tottenham in North London.. Couldn’t really get much more of a mixed bag than that! The images below were from a … Continue reading

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Beccles woodturner

The August edition of Suffolk Magazine see’s me visit professional woodturner (all around nice guy) Andy Coates in his wonderful workshop in Beccles. If you’ve looking for a superb piece of artwork or indeed fancy visiting a real craftsman, then … Continue reading

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The Woodturner of Beccles

This illustrated feature on Contemporary Woodturner Andy Coates should be appearing in the next month or two. I shot these images a couple of months back when I visited Andy’s workshop and gallery in Beccles. I had never seen such … Continue reading

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On the river with Waveney Rush Cutters

Working with Waveney Rush Cutters! A few weeks back I was working on an illustrated feature for a regional magazine, working with one of the few remaining rush cutting and weaving companies left in the UK. I joined them on … Continue reading

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