Blogs I read ...
As well as being an incredibly talented film and digital photographer, Angie is also passionate about writing and sharing her knowledge and experience of photography.
Emma's reportage style photography beautifully chronicles her life in the Cotswolds as she creates an idyllic, adventure filled childhood in the countryside for her three young boys.
F&F is run by a collective of bloggers who share their tips, advice, inspiration and photography about all things garden related.
Béa Peltre is a French food writer, stylist and photographer living in the US. Her blog is filled with evocative stories and stunning food photography. She is sensitive to gluten so as a result many of her recipes are gluten free.
Otter Farm isn't your usual sort of farm. Mark Diacono is taking advantage of the way our climate is changing by growing an array of unexpected fruits, vegetables, nuts and herbs - including pecans, kiwis, Szechuan peppers, blue honeysuckle, olives and bamboo shoots. Illustrated by his fabulous photography, Mark shares his experience of running a climate change farm.
Petra Hoyer Millar blogs about gardening in the walled garden of her Oxfordshire home. The walled garden encompasses not only a kitchen garden but also herbaceous borders, a rose walk and fruit cage.
Rhiannon Connelly is a photographic artist based in Scotland and the Netherlands. Her unique method of manipulating developing polaroids results in her distinctive artistic images which she sells as fine art prints, greetings cards and other products. She blogs about her travels and life as an artist.
Susannah's story is one of grief, healing and living, with photography being a meditative presence throughout. She creates the most beautiful dreamy images and her particular photography obsession is vintage polaroid cameras.
Helene Dujardin is another French ex-pat living in the US. She has a wonderfully elegant vintage style to her food photography and the way she intuitively manipulates natural light is a delight. Incidentally, she also can't tolerate gluten so her recipes are gluten free.
Online courses ...
One of Susannah Conway's photography related courses. This is a self study course comprising of in depth lessons, narrated slideshows, photography secrets and interviews with photographers.
The course is written by renowned food photographer, George Seper and covers an extensive amount of theoretical and practical aspects of photography. Each student is allocated a tutor who is available for advice and support throughout the duration of the course.
Jo Klima, a creative and talented website designer has developed this fantastic workshop to teach the fundamentals of blog design. It is packed full of creative tips, techniques and inspiration plus there is the option of receiving personal feedback about your design from Jo.