As a life-long advocate of Gitzo tripods, I have also been one of their greatest critics...

My last trip to Namibia left an indelible impression on my mind. The Namib Desert is characterised by large red dunes, which at 4000m are amongst the highest in the world. ...

Inspired by Nan Shepherd’s original book, I am about to embark on a four-year project, which will explore my own relationship with mountains through images and words. Much of my inspiration is derived from the relationships shared between the elements of the natural world and what I seek to discover is insight into the mountains many moods – ‘to know’, as Nan wrote ‘its essential...

My interest in the Karakoram Mountains was originally sparked by a book entitled In the Throne Room of the Mountain Gods, which I discovered in our local library. I could see from the log at the front that it had only been on loan on two previous occasions and from that point on, I had it out on permanent loan....