The Hobbit Book Cover Design

During a day workshop we were given the task of creating three versions of a book cover. The subject was chosen by a second year photography student, Martha, who also provided three wonderful images of landscapes that were taken in West Wales, to work with. The following results were achieved by me using photoshop…..


Hobbit 1

Hobbit 2

Hobbit 3


Designing for tablet

The latest college assignment involves the design of a magazine to be shown on an iPad. I decided to create a Fly Fishing Fact File and the following ┬ádestination images have been “texturised” using Photoshop. The process involved rendering existing photographs that I had taken during fishing trips and merging with water colour backdrops.

Alaska 2



Llandegfedd 2

Slovenia 2

Weymouth 2

Trevor Burton Band

On Sunday 1st April I went with my cousin Phil to the Prince of Wales Pub in Ledbury to have a drink and listen to the Trevor Burton Band. It was an excellent afternoon with Robinson’s cider on tap acccompanied by well played blues music by the band. Trevor is a famous guitarist and used to play with The Move in the sixties. I took some quick pictures on my iPhone, in very bad light conditions. However, with the help of photoshop I was able to produce the following image…….

Trevor Burton Band