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MIRA – Nepali version of full film is now available online

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15 Mar 2017 / in Blog, Mira Film, Uncategorized

The Nepali version of MIRA has been showing across Nepal through the mobile cinema screenings that have been funded by the Vimeo sales of the film that is available in English, French & Chinese. We have now made the full Nepali film available for viewing on Youtube. Thank you to Rajan Shrestha, Dinesh Dakota, Shashank […]

‘Hiking Reborn’ Shooting the Cover for Action Asia Magazine & The North Face

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27 Feb 2017 / in Blog, photography, Uncategorized

I have shot a number of assignments for The North Face in Hong Kong and China & so when they asked me to be involved in their latest advertising campaign for their latest products that are geared towards the fast-packing/hiking community then I jumped at it.  This assignment culminated in the shot that was chosen […]

MIRA wins Grand Prize at Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival 2017

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19 Feb 2017 / in Blog, Mira Film, Uncategorized

February 19th 2017 What an honour. This evening in Vancouver, MIRA was awarded the Grand Prize at the Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival.  Thank you to everyone who believed in the value of this film before we had anything to show for this. It was 2 years ago today that I was packing my cameras & stuff to […]

No Take Two – Shooting The 9 Dragons Ultra

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14 Feb 2017 / in Blog, event, photography, Uncategorized

An insight into how I captured images for The 9 Dragons Ultra 2017. This video pretty much visually sums up how I shoot races: moving light & fast to cover as much ground as possible so that I’m there to capture the narratives that unfold throughout the race. This is the second in a series […]

MIRA wins Jury Award at DMFF 2017

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14 Feb 2017 / in Blog, Mira Film, Uncategorized

Chuffed to the extent that I start pulling funny faces with the award of the Jury Prize for MIRA at the Dutch Mountain Film Festival 2017 head on February 10th 2017 in Kerkrade, Holland. Jury Report: Filmed in traditional documentary style, a whole raft of present-day themes are dealt with, such as the urge to […]

Nat Geo Commission & Mira Award

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08 Feb 2017 / in Blog, Mira Film, Uncategorized

A milestone & huge honour for me was when I was contacted by National Geographic & asked to produce a short video story based on the film MIRA that I made. Suffice to say that I was honoured by such a request & sums up the incredible adventure that this film has taken me on. […]

Behind the Scenes – The North Face HK Assignment

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23 Jan 2017 / in Blog, photography, Uncategorized

Some behind the scenes images from two shoots I did for The North Face in Hong Kong to capture advertising images for a new range of products about to hit stores. Client: The North Face & Action Asia Magazine Location: Lantau Island, Hong Kong Date: January 18 + 19 2017 Photographer: Lloyd Belcher Models: TR Krier & […]

No Take Two – Shooting the HK100

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18 Jan 2017 / in Blog, event, Uncategorized

An insight into how I shot images for the HK100 2017. This video pretty much visually sums up how I shoot races: moving light & fast to cover as much ground as possible so that I’m there to capture the race narratives that unfold throughout the race. This is the first in a series of […]

Nepal New Year Adventures

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08 Jan 2017 / in Blog

Images from 10 days of adventure over the New Year holidays with Mira & my family in Nepal with mobile cinema screenings of ‘MIRA’ in Balthali, Bhojpur & in Mira’s home village in the Bhojpur mountains. Images by my daughter Anya & myself. All shot on a Sony A7rii

Teenage Photographer Tests Sony A7rii

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22 Dec 2016 / in Blog, photography

This is what happened when I gave a new Sony A7rii to Anya [my 16 years old daughter] to test out. We went to a local quarry area in Johor [Malaysia] & put the camera through it’s paces with some running action shots & and this was the result. All shots in manual mode with Zeiss […]