Horse Event Photography

The Melton Hunt Club Ride Course Preview 2023

*UPDATED* Melton Hunt Club Ride Preview 2023

This is the annual Melton Hunt Club Ride preview 2023. The Melton Hunt Club Ride 2023 is hosted by the...
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Cottesmore Scurry and Foxhunter Courses Preview 2023

This year’s Cottesmore Scurry course makes the most of the famous Cottesmore Hunt Tuesday Country around the village of Braunston...
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How to photograph cross country fences

For any aspiring equine photographer, knowing how to photograph cross country fences to get the most from them and flatter...
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UPDATED – Melton Hunt Club Ride 2022 – Course Walk

The Melton Hunt Club Ride 2022 is back in the Cottesmore country, and will be held in Withcote on Sunday...
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How to photograph Dressage

This article focuses on how to photograph dressage and which movements photograph best when photographing dressage.
Cottesmore Scurry course preview

Cottesmore Scurry Course Preview

The Cottesmore Scurry course makes the most of the famous Cottesmore Hunt Tuesday Country around the village of Knossington on...
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Badminton Horse Trials Photography

This article is free to members. Photographing any big international event brings with it specific challenges. Covering large three-day and...
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Melton Hunt Club Ride Course Preview 2021

Photos at Marker 2 and last fence: Melton Hunt Club Ride Photos 2021 The 2021 renewal of the annual Melton...
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Photographing Horses Indoors

Photographing horses indoors is one of the most challenging of all the equestrian photography disciplines. Light levels are varied, but...
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Royal Welsh Show Photos 2019

One of my freelance jobs every year involves taking Royal Welsh Show photos for the official equestrian photographers. Sadly it...

Quorn Hunt Ball 2019

My Quorn Hunt Ball 2019 images have had to wait a long time before publishing. I agreed to an embargo...
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Photographing the Melton Hunt Club Ride 2019

The Melton Hunt Club Ride is an unusual event. There is a prescribed starting gate and a matching set of...
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Melton Hunt Club Ride, 17th Feb 2019 – virtual course walk

UPDATE - The ride has been POSTPONED due to the ground conditions and we will try again on Sunday 17th...
Oliver Townend and DREAMLINER - Upton House Horse Trials 2019.

Event photography at Upton House Horse Trials

During the Summer months I do a lot of freelance event photography for some of the best known names in...
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Melton Hunt Club Ride, Nov 2017 – course walk photos

The Melton Hunt Club Ride sponsored by 8 Outdoor, will be held in Cottesmore country at Abbey Farm, Launde Road,...
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Dublin Horse Show 2017 – Day Seven

Sunday is the last day of Dublin Horse Show and it's a big one in every area. The show ponies...
Daniel Coyle and Cavalier Rusticana share the puissance title at Dublin Horse Show 2017

Dublin Horse Show 2017 – Day Six

Saturday of Dublin Horse Show is puissance day. The familiar red brick wall has been on the grass opposite the...
USA Nations Cup team Dublin horse Show

Dublin Horse Show 2017 – Day Five

Day five of Dublin Horse Show. It's Friday and that means it's Nations Cup day. I'm looking forward to this,...
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Dublin Horse Show 2017 – Day Four

We have quickly dropped into a routine and although our start is earlier than the previous day we are on...
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Dublin Horse Show 2017 – Day Three

Day three means we're in business, literally. The show has started. The latest start of the show gives us a...
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Dublin Horse Show 2017 – Day Two

We wake in Dublin to find that air conditioning does not seem to work in our apartments. It is very...
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Dublin Horse Show 2017 – Day One

Join us for the experience of Dublin Horse Show 2017. Despite the anticipation days one and eight are not the...
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The Melton Hunt Club Ride 2017 – course walk photos

Car and lorry parking for the Melton Hunt Club Ride 2017 are at the Finish Area, East of the village...
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Horse of the Year Show – HOYS 2015

The Horse Of the Year Show , or HOYS 2015 for short, is hosted by Grandstand Media at the National...
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British National Showjumping Championships and Stoneleigh Horse Show

Last week I had the pleasure of working for 1st Class Images, the official photographers at the inaugural British Showjumping...
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11 “rules” of equestrian photography

Several times recently I have found myself referring to "the golden rules of equestrian photography". Quite rightly, I was asked...