Taxidermy in Scarborough

Not sure how I feel about this. I suppose if it happens all post mortem and you had a cat you loved it would still be strange. But I'm not sure it's for me. The oddest shop in Scarborough, Yorkshire. ©Lucas Thompson-Murphy

Out and about in Leeds

I must have spent over 40 years walking around Temple Newsham in Leeds. One of my earliest memories is walking there in a summer when I was really young. It's a beautiful place and always busy with dog walkers, runners and families of all ages spending time out and enjoying the space. Hope you like... Continue Reading →

One calendar month

Well, to be honest I started this project for a presentation I needed to do and didn't expect the response I received. After 1 month with nearly 1300 views, 70 subscribers and 17 countries. I'm stunned. The fact is, I'm not selling anything and only do this for the joy that photography brings. Here are... Continue Reading →

Candid Photography

Often I catch a candid shot, when out shooting points of interest. Its a bit of challenge not to get caught sometimes and when you do, a bit funny. The main point is, people walk into your shot and so I work with it. For the most part it adds to the photograph. ©Lucas Thompson-Murphy

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Unusual edits

Sometimes I take a shot that is unusual, or difficult to edit for the audience. This was captured in a graveyard some years back. It's like marmite, love it or hate it. An over edit by some standards, or interesting with the cobwebs, string, reflection or stained glass.. it ticks all the boxes for me.... Continue Reading →

Love a good Sunrise

I don't often do Sunrises as they require early starts and a bit more commitment to the usual photography. I've always admired the people that do . When I have ventured out early, I have captured something special though. © Lucas Thompson-Murphy

The Journey Begins

I started taking photos at school in Leeds, Yorkshire. When I was 13, we had the option to choose our classes and Photography and Dark Room work was offered. All the boys decided to choose the option, as it was a double lesson and we would be allowed to go out for two hours with... Continue Reading →

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