Last night was the annual Association of Photography awards where a commissioned series, for the wetsuit brand Slynk, was shortlisted. I was unfortunately unable to attend as I'm currently on a commission in Nepal but I hope to see all the shortlisted work when I return home.
This weekend my work is on display at the Protein Studios in Shoreditch where six of my prints will be available to buy.
In 2012 I headed to the south of France to the Col du Tourmalet, in the French Pyrenees, to photograph a mountain stage of that year's tour. All shot on a 5x4 field camera I shot about twelve shots and printed up five. Recently I was going through the negs and I decided to work up another five. Here is the new series -
Whilst driving around one of the Greek islands I spotted the first of these three shots. Trying to find somewhere to park though was a challenge and after six u-turns and three loop arounds to find somewhere safe I wandered off to get this next triptych -