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**New Gallery** Budapest to Amsterdam
04th April 2015
Photos taken on a river cruise from Budapest to Amsterdam, along the Danube, Main and Rhine rivers plus the Danube Main Canal that completes the link enabling ship passage from the North Sea to the Black Sea.

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Harlow Photographic Society - 3rd place - Print league 2014/15
17th March 2015
Just three points separated the top three places in Harlow PS's print league. There were four rounds with eight prints in total. I scored 147 out of a possible 160, with four of them gaining a top mark of 20. I seem to be getting third place in everything! My prints were these -

Harlow Photographic Society - 3rd place - Panel competition
05th February 2015
The panel competition is for panels of either 3 or 4 images that sit together well as a collection. I put in two panels - my white-capped 'Albatross' were awarded 3rd place and my 'Snow along the river bank' got a highly commended. The albatross were in deep water off Stewart Island which itself if off the south of the South Island, New Zealand. The snowy banks are those of the River Elbe in Germany.

Harlow Photographic Society - 3rd place - Natural History Cup
29th January 2015
I got third place in Harlow's Natural History cup. I took my image of a 'Swamp deer, grazing' in India's Kanha national park. Swamp deer only live in India. The image was taken at 6.40am, the early morning mist can be seen in the background.

**New Gallery** City of London - Winter wanders
27th January 2015
Photos taken on a Walk London walk from Tower Bridge to Greenwich.

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Toronto CC Salon 2014 - FIAP Gold Medal
03rd December 2014
My image of a 'Juvenile dark chanting goshawk' has just won me a FIAP gold medal in the nature section of Toronto CC international salon of photography. I was absolutely thrilled to get the award. To give an idea of the size of the salon, there were 608 photographers who took part from 59 countries, though not all would have entered nature.

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New Book published - Viet Nam 2013 (companion book)
21st November 2014
The long awaited companion book to Viet Nam Blog 2013 has now been published.
This book has more photos and less text that the Blog book along with some history of the places we visited.
Go to My Books to view it.