The Needles Rocket Test Site

In September I ventured up to the Needles Rocket Test site to take a photo to enter into the Trip Historic Historic Photographer of the Year. I have to say I’m not really one for entering competitions, but this one appealed to the history buff in me and gave me an excuse to get out […]

A new site

Over the last few months I’ve been busy working on a new project. I’ve created a new website that I’m going to use for my writing. On it I’ll post up essays and thoughts to do with photography, as well as the wider art history, visual culture, photographers and theories. I’ve been reading a lot […]

The Village Fete

There’s something quintessentially British about summer fetes

Isle of Wight in Snow

For the second time in the year the Isle of Wight experienced some snow, so I braved the cold to have a little photo expedition.

Isle of Wight Seascapes

A few photos from Compton and Brook to start 2018 off.

Photography books

Photographic theory is far from dull and boring. It can open up a whole new understanding of photographic practice.

Landscape & Documentary photography Isle of Wight Mike Osborne.
Isle of Wight Arts Open Studio 2017

This year I’m taking part in the Isle of Wight Arts Open Studio 2017 at Porchfield Village Hall, from the 14th to 16th July 2017

Photographing people

Like a lot of photographers, I find it hard to take photos of strangers.