Whitby Wildlife Photography

Hedgehogs at Whitby Wildlife Sanctuary

As its national Hedgehog week myself and writer Helen LeRoux visited our resident Hedgehog rescuer here inView 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 »

Oakapple Haberdashey Photoshoot

I had a lovely shoot with Ellie from Oakapple Haberdashery on Wednesday. The aim of the session was to get some relaxedView 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 »

Ceri Oakes Photography HQ

I have just relocated to Whitby, to start up my career as a freelance photographer along the north east coast, and haveView 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 »

Dotty’s Boutique Bed and Breakfast

When I was asked by Trudie, owner of Dotty’s Vintage Tea Room and Shop in Staithes, to photograph her newView 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 Wild and Rustic Whitby Wedding

Here is just a small selection of the many photos I took at the beautiful wedding of James and Liz Atkinson back inView 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 »

Giant Lobsters at Staithes harbour

When you get asked if you would like to photograph two nine-foot lobsters being placed in one of the most traditionalView full post »

Mordechai cat and FIP

A quick blog post today of some photos I took recently of a lovely Devon Rex belonging to Elaine and Laurence inView full post »

Hyderabad, India 2015, in Photos

  When I say I’ve been to India the first thing everyone asks is, did you get Delhi Belly, and is it poor? YesView full post »

The Willow Chinese Disco

The Willow, The Willow Chinese Disco, Chi Di, Dim Sum Disco, call it what you will, but this Cantonese Restaurant inView full post »