Orkney – The Broch of Gurness

Orkney – The Broch of Gurness

On to the Broch of Gurness on Orkney, the third part of my brief visit to the islands.  Brochs are an Iron Age building that can look a little like a modern power station cooling tower.  Large, circular, tall and tapering they are all over the place on Orkney – although mostly as a ring […]

Kerri Pratt – Fine Artist

Kerri Pratt – Fine Artist

I do like working with fine artists!  Kerri Pratt is a painter who has a building reputation and is the current holder of  the biennial £18,000 Jonathan Vickers Fine Art Award, one of the biggest in the country. The award is intended to bring a rising artist to Derbyshire to produce work inspired by the county’s […]

Sealines – Images from Iona – Exhibition at the Derby Cathedral Centre

I will be back at the Derby Cathedral Centre for February with a new exhibition of fine art images from the Island of Iona in the Western Isles of Scotland.  The pictures are something different for me from my usual commercial photography.  While walking on the beaches I noticed that the sea can create nearly […]