Category Archives: Press

Fire at the Magpie Cafe in Whitby

Here are my images from today’s events as the Magpie Cafe caught fire for the second time in 24 hours. On a busyView full post »

Tour de Yorkshire Pudding

Tour de Yorkshire Photography for the Whitby Gazette and Yorkshire Post This was my third year covering the Tour deView full post »

Whitby Photographer Art Feature

At Home With Whitby Artist Richard Pottas

Inside a purple house, on a Whitby street, lives artist Richard Pottas, his wife Jane, an expert in seaweed and theirView full post »

beard festival scarborough press photography

Yorkshire Beard Day festival at Scarborough Spa

Portrait Photography in Scarborough, North Yorkshire by Ceri Oakes The British Beard Club held it’s annualView full post »

Tidal Surge Causes Flooding in Whitby

Weather Photography in Whitby by Ceri Oakes What a day. The tidal surge hit Whitby, on the North Yorkshire Coast, atView full post »

Krampus comes to Whitby

Whitby Krampus Run 2016 by Ceri Oakes Photography This unusual christmas tradition began in Austria and hasView full post »

Christmas Primestock Sale – Ruswarp

This weekend I covered the annual Christmas primestock show and sale at Ruswarp Market in Whitby. The eventView full post »

Tea Toast & Post, Robin Hood’s Bay

A feature by Ceri Oakes Photography Tea, Toast and Post in Robin Hoods Bay, it’s pretty much what it says on theView full post »

Saltburn Food Festival Feature

Yorkshire Post magazine feature by Ceri Oakes Photography I ventured North up the coast last week to meet Lorna fromView full post »

Press Photography at Whitby Goth Weekend

Photographing the goths at the bi-annual Whitby Goth Weekend can be a contentious subject, and has been open to muchView full post »

Whitby Abbey Viking Biking

Biking Viking at Whitby Abbey

As I walked up the 199 steps, I paused to look out over the view of Whitby and contemplate how lucky I am to work inView full post »

Tour de Yorkshire Trophy Visit

As part of my new role as volunteer lifeboat press officer for Whitby RNLI I visited the station on Wednesday morningView full post »

Scarborough Sci Fi Fest

A selection of images from the Sci Fi convention at Scarborough Spa on Sunday. I photographed the event for theView full post »

Whitby Scooter Rally 2016

Easter weekend saw the seaside town of Whitby in North Yorkshire invaded by hundreds of scooters and enthusiasts. NotView full post »

SWNS – a year in photos

Almost two years to the day since I started, I am leaving my job at SWNS news agency to establish myself as aView full post »

Shrovetide football in Sedgefield

Today was my first experience of photographing a Shrovetide football match, and what an experience. Steeped inView full post »

Whitby Goth Weekend – The Great Goth Debate

  As the war rages on between the Goths, the fancy dress wearers, the day trippers, the photographers and theView full post »

A photographer’s thoughts on the local press industry

With news of two blows to the press industry this week – the closure of the NCTJ photography course at NortonView full post »