Cross Skies

1200 feet above sea level this stainless steel cross has, to me at least, always signified a demarcation between the beautiful Pennine Hills and the rather less beautiful post-industrial sprawl of Greater Manchester.  I hadn’t stopped here for about six years and the clouds were phenomenal so decided to shoot this ‘properly’ with tripod, 10-stop… Continue reading Cross Skies


In the years since taking up photography I’ve watched this area being turned from a barren patch of post-industrial wasteland into a fully operational northern base for the British Broadcasting Corporation. This was my first visit back to the area since completion so it seemed fitting to record the occasion with a photograph.  I really enjoyed… Continue reading MediaCity

New Media

The old Port of Manchester undergoing redevelopment into MediaCity, a large scale undertaking which will mark a large scale decentralisation of key tenant, the BBC, from London.