In Memory of Joanna Kruk

I met Jo and her dad, Zibby, at the Borneo Ultra Trail Marathon (BUTM) race in Sabah last year and spent time filming Jo with a small crew for a story around this race. I was crushed to hear the recent news of Jo’s sudden passing.  My first reaction was to […]

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Making Analogue Memories Part 3

Below are some scans from another roll that I shot in the Howardian Hills of North Yorkshire. I shot on a Leica M6 with Kodak Tri-X(ISO 400) and we developed the roll in our small kitchen and washed the negatives in the bathroom before scanning on an Epson V800. Process: Stay […]

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Filmmaking For Fieldwork

Honoured to be included in an academic textbook focused on documentary film-making and ethnographic story telling. This photo of me while I was filming for my PhD research was taken by my soulmate Gabbie. The text  book ‘Film-making for Fieldwork’ by Andy Lawrence (Manchester of University Press) is designed to accompany […]

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Making Analogue Memories Part 2

Anya and I developed a second roll of black and white photographs. This time we shot a roll of Ilford HP5 on our trusty Nikon fm3a.  We developed the roll in our small kitchen and washed the negatives in the bathroom before scanning on an Epson V800. The developing process:  […]

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Making Analogue Memories

Today I spent the day with my daughter Anya developing some Ilford 100 35mm film. We both took images on a Nikon fm3a around the village that we now live in and also out on the nearby hills of North Yorkshire. It was a meaningful time to make memories as […]

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Gabbie Belcher

July 12th 2019 With crushing & heavy grief, I want to let all of you who have cared, prayed & shown much kindness to my family & I, that my beautiful wife, soul mate, best friend & devoted, loving mother to Anya passed away last night in Singapore. We fought […]

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