“How do you avoid the tourists in Stone Town?” said the tourist.

In the blistering heat of the sub-Saharan sun lies a labyrinth of narrow alleys lined with tall once whitewashed, now crumbling buildings. A walk through Stone Town’s higgledy piggledy streets, most of which are too narrow for cars, is like stepping back in time, providing you can ignore the high-tech gadget carrying tourists. The town,…

Neon Lights in Downtown Dar Es Salaam

I love the anonymity of driving through a busy city at night. On this occasion I was sat in the passenger seat and so I was able to capture some of Dar Es Salaam’s neon lights on camera. These photos were taken as we drove through the centre of Tanzania’s busiest city from Masaki to…

When life gets blurry, adjust your focus – blur

  Hong Kong by night is a dazzling gallery of neon signs – and this photograph was my attempt to capture them. It was taken on a fantastic tram journey between Kennedy Town and North Point, which takes you through the heart of this vibrant city past the hundreds of brightly coloured lights. To capture…