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I love images that tell a great story and telling stories about what makes a great image.

I’ve helped build award-winning interactive experiences for some of the world’s foremost computer games and vfx companies.

Since the day I developed my first pictures in my high school darkroom, I’ve been photographing my travels and everyday life.  

I write about photography, visual storyelling, travel and my various trips down the rabbit hole.

I send out a monthly newsletter with stories, tutorials, and other useful stuff about how you can improve your skills as a visual storyteller. Why not subscribe? (It’s one-click to unsubscribe if you change your mind).

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The world is better with people in it (coronavirus diary, part 5)

Emerging from over two months of lockdown, the island nation of Malta stretches its legs and slowly begins to swing back to life. While sitting in a newly opened bistro table watching the sun go down, this introvert reflects on walking through the empty streets of Malta’s capital and concludes that it is people that make a city.

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