Our best pictures for 2018

2018 is a landmark year for Athena Pictures as it marks our tenth anniversary. Having looked through thousands of pictures, these are my personal favourites for 2018. Thank you all for your support.                              

Photographing the First Minister for Wales, Carwyn Jones

News photography can be very rewarding at times and having to photograph a Head of State -although by no means easy- can be very fulfilling as an experience. Time is at a premium and photographers are rarely allowed more than a few minutes. Throughout my career though I have been given quite a few opportunities Read more about Photographing the First Minister for Wales, Carwyn Jones[…]

Summer solstice in Swansea Wales UK

News photography is a form of historical record-keeping and documenting celestial events certainly is a major event. I am not strictly speaking about astro-photography, after all, I am well into press and editorial photography. Having to photograph this year’s summer solstice in Swansea Bay certainly involved a very early start to the day and some Read more about Summer solstice in Swansea Wales UK[…]