Here you can find the general news that didn't fit into the other news categories
Very busy with 1-2-1courses
I’ve been very busy recently with 1-2-1 Landscape Photography Courses. There seems be more groups coming this year than in previous years so lots of couples have been attending. It seems that activities like photography are becoming very popular which can be days spent together when on holiday……
Fifty percent increase in Picture and Canvas sales throughout 2016
We would just like to thank all our customers (new and returning) for making 2016 our best year ever. On checking our database, we have found that we have increased our Picture and Canvas sales by over 50 percent throughout 2016. It has been a remarkable year for us and we would like to thank each and……
My courses included in Travelzoo’s 101 Things to do in the Lake District
I am really excited to find out that my Landscape Photography Courses have been included in the new interactive Lake District guide produced by Travelzoo - 101 Things to do in the Lake District. You can check out this very useful microsite at http://www.travelzoo.com/uk/blog/101-things-to-do-in-the-lake-district/……
Canon 1DX Mk 2 and Canon 500mm F4 Mk2 Purchases
Really pleased to say that I have just made two purchases that has made me very excited. The Canon 1DX Mk 2 and the Canon 500mm F4 Mk 2. I am hoping to start to do some wildlife photography and have had my eye on these two pieces of equipment for some time now so thought this was the ideal opportunity……
Image shortlisted for Take a View - Landscape Photographer of the Year 2016
Very excited indeed to hear that one of my images has been shortlisted for Take a view - Landscape Photographer of the Year. Fingers crossed.
Front cover of Cumbria Magazine Calendar 2017
I was thrilled to recieve my copy of the new 2017 Cumbria magazine calendar in the post today. They have chosen one of my images - Catbells and Maiden Moor, Derwentwater - for the front cover and I also have another image of Blea Tarn House inside.
Photography of Cumbria facebook - record likes
My recent image of a rainbow over Wastwater has been used as the new cover image for Photography of Cumbria facebook page. It managed to get a total of 606 Likes. The curator of the page said ‘I have chosen this photo because it is as good as it gets. Martin smashed the previous record of the most……