Archive for April, 2016

Shire Horse rides at Hampton Court

Shire Horse rides at Hampton Court

A typically English spring day in Hampton Court, freezing one minute, warm the next. More work on the book with the @OpCentaur,  Royal Parks Shires #royalparksshires. From the early morning grooming in their old Home Farm stables (***up at 7:30 and I’m a night picture editor) and out to Hampton […]

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OPS: -  A beautiful spring day in Hyde Park /Kensington Gardens, as Aragon and Royal (known as Roy) two of the shire horses of the last working herd in London, mow the grass for the first time this year.  The herd is looked after and operated by Operation Centaur in association with the Royal Parks and Palaces.  The team are being driven by Ed McDowell as Tanya Melton walks ahead

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Hay cutting in Hyde Park

Great day in Hyde Park, an exclusive photo shoot in front of Kensington Palace with Roy(al) and Aragon two of the shire horses of Operation Centaur, the last working herd of shires in London.  It makes great sense to use the horses for this kind of work and they really […]

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They Shoot Horses Don’t They?

They Shoot Horses Don’t They?

They shoot horses don’t they? Well I do sometimes and this morning was the first day shooting, in association with Operation Centaur (http://www.operationcentaur.com), on my latest project The Last Herd – Working horses of London’s Royal parks and Palaces.   This is going to be a long term project, and the […]

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Great news on a new project

Great news on a new project

Just had some great news on a new project involving a book on some very special working horses including some working shires.  Been working on getting this together for some time and now everything has come together nicely.  Start shooting on Sunday but it’s a long term project. Really quite […]

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