Arthur and the A99

Something a bit different from me…Daylight! I recently had a day out with my friend, Sony advocate photographer Alan Willis, on his patch in hampshire.Our plan was to attempt to lure a local Kingfisher onto the then unreleased Sony Alpha A99 with the intention of creating some interesting marketing images.  For shock and awe I had to pull the amazing 500mm f4 out of the boot, although the temptation of using it was nearly overwhelming. After placing something like £15,000 worth of camera gear, in the river we waited all day in the hide for Arthur to turn up.

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On a sunny Sunday morning

Yesterday I was lucky enough to be offered a quick shoot with England rugby star Chris Ashton while he was staying at the Lower Mill Estate in Gloucestershire. Chris holds the English record for scoring four tries in a single game, also the only player to have managed such a feat in the Six Nations tournament.

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