Associate of the Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management
Achieved Associate of the Royal Photographic Society
Simon also works professionally as a Senior Ecologist
 
Awards and achievements
  • Winning Portfolio, Outdoor Photography Magazine 2005
  • Winner of Practical Photography, Weather competition 2002
  • Wanderlust Travel Photographer of the Year finalist (Landscape category) 2002
  • Wanderlust Travel Photographer of the Year finalist (Nature category) 2002
  • Winner of Picture of the Month , Outdoor Photography January 2001
  • Specially Commended entry, British Gas Wildlife Photographer of the Year 1998 (Proudest moment and an evening dinner at the Natural History Museum attended by Sir David Attenbourough).
  • BBC Countryfile finalist 1998 (In the final ten and a place in the Countryfile calendar)
International Agents:
Natural History Photographic Agency (NHPA)
Photoshot
Bio Photos
Science Photo Library (SPL)
Alamy
 
Published profiles:
The Royal Photographic Society Journal
Photography Monthly
The Bureau of Freelance Photographer’s Journal
 
Interviews
Photography Monthly
 
Equipment tests
Bushnell Trophy Cam H D 
CamRanger
 
Magazine features and Covers:
Professional Photography Outdoor Photography, Practical Photography,
Lancashire Magazine, Amateur Photographer, Photography Monthly, Trail Magazine,
Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust, Environment Times, The Great Outdoors,
The Wildlife Trust, The Natural world, BBC Wildlife, The Royal Photographic
Society Journal, Lancashire Life, Bird Watching, Butterfly Conservation,
Dalesman, Photo Plus & Digital SLR User.
 
This includes:

I often get asked what equipment I use so for those of you that are interested, my tools of the trade can be seen here.