Caving for Mountain Podcast Ep.6

Christopher Sleight recording audio for Episode 6 of Mountain Podcast. This episode features me guiding Chris down Cnoc nan Uamh, one of Scotland’s classic caving trips. A few months ago I got an email from Christopher Sleight asking if I’d be interested in helping him record a Scottish caving episode of Mountain Podcast. I said yes without hesitation. The podcast is a brilliant series of stories and insights into adventure,…

A new article on UKHillwalking.com

I’ve just had a new article published over on UKHillwalking.com. It features images, thoughts and moments from a week exploring the island of La Palma in 2014. You can read it here. http://www.ukhillwalking.com/articles/page.php?id=8295

The dolphin season begins

A good start to the dolphin ‘season’ in the Inner Moray Firth. Whilst I have been seeing dolphins on-and-off throughout the winter, it is great to be seeing them again almost daily around Chanonry Point and Rosemarkie Bay. This time last year was quite uneventful at Chanonry, so it was a great surprise to see 8 or 9 dolphins hunting and breaching on only…

Seven months with the Moray Firth dolphins

Moving to live within 5 minutes of Chanonry Point has been a dream situation. Most British wildlife photographers will have heard of Chanonry – it is one of the best places in the world to watch bottlenose dolphins from land, and on a good day it is an outstanding wildlife photography location. With some luck it is possible to get good dolphin images on…