Category Archives: Skiing – General

On Piste Action Photography

My blog has reached a minor milestone today – this is my 250th Post. How many hours of work is that? I dare not think, nor tell my wife! I am a keen skier as those who follow this blog … Continue reading

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MountainScapes in Black and White

Skiers are privileged people – I keep reminding myself of that. We get to snow covered high places in the depths of winter that are unreachable to ordinary people, and often not easy to reach in summer either, as many … Continue reading

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On the Piste in Black and White

It’s been a great winter for images and I’ve been very fortunate to be at the very heart of it – skiing in the Alps for the best part of a fortnight during what many are describing as the best … Continue reading

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Skiing with a camera

With a ski trip to Zermatt starting in 3 days time, this seems as good a time as ever to write an article about how I ski with a camera. Hopefully you’ll find a few pearls of wisdom that will … Continue reading

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Wengen – learning to ski

Today’s images are all from Wengen, home of the famous Lauberhorn Men’s Downhill ski race, shot on my first Digital Compact 3yrs ago, and resurrected from the dark recesses of the hard drive. A ski holiday is less than a … Continue reading

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Black Snow

Black Snow?! Snow should be glistening white – shouldn’t it? And that was the dilemma with this image. Last winter, skiing in Zermatt, I decided to try my hand at some Action shots of skiers and boarders using a 28-300mm … Continue reading

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