In February 2017 Jesse was diagnosed with an ATRT brain tumour, an aggressive form of cancer which sadly took him from us on June 18th 2017 at the tender age of 1.
"This also gave me time to screw up enough courage for dunking my butt in the North Sea!"
Apologies if you've had enough of me going on about this, but...
It's all the more satisfying, and humbling, when others like your work enough to pay for it and hang it in their own home.
"Once I realised I wasn't going to turn into a pile of ash and fangs, I mopped my widdows peak brow, busted out my flash and got on with it."
Time to throw up some more work on the website
I'm thrilled to be able to reveal now that I placed second in the Rescue Dogs category of The Kennel Club Dog Photographer of the Year 2017
"Saturday was spent coaxing, cajoling and otherwise bribing our furry girls, Nala and Willow to pose for a portrait shoot."
"Sunday saw me switch furs, so to speak."
It's six months since I last updated my site with the latest work I've been labouring over and since we are now into 2017 I thought I'd better pull my finger out and get it done!
This being a cause close to my heart I decided to try and help in some small way
I've added half a dozen new images to the Latest Work page of my website, from woods to broads and flowers and vegetables; nothing like a bit of variety!
To check them out please click below
I've just had a very busy couple of weeks as an opportunity came up recently to exhibit some of my images for sale at Marzanos Cafe Bar in The Forum.
I was really pleased when they asked me if I would go round and take some photos of her last weekend as I love doing dog photography, it's a blast and always a challenge especially with such an animated pup as Jessie.