PORTHCAWL, WALES - MARCH 3: Waves crash against the harbour wall during Storm Freya on March 3 at Porthcawl, Wales. The Met Office have issued a yellow weather warning for wind and have warned of the potential for large waves and spray at coastal locations. (Photo by Matthew Horwood/Getty Images)
CARDIFF, WALES - NOVEMBER 09: Field of Remembrance at Cardiff Castle on November 9, 2018 in Cardiff, Wales. This Sunday marks 100 years since the signing of the armistice on November 11, 1918, ending the First World War between the Allies and Germany.
CARDIFF, WALES - OCTOBER 28: A general view of a replica war cemetery to mark the Armistice centenary at Cardiff Castle on October 28, 2018 in Cardiff, Wales. The installation aims to give visitors an insight into some of the 23,000 CWGC sites around the world with the 330 headstones representing more than 30,000 Welsh men and women who gave their lives during the First World War. Each headstone at the replica Commonwealth War Graves Commission cemetery signifies 100 Welsh war casualties and features an inscription and badge to show the various regiments and divisions of soldiers who did not return home.
Snow in South Wales as the Beast from the East hits the UK again. The Met Office have issued an amber weather warning for snow.
Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp in Berlin, Germany.
Boxing Day sales in Cardiff, Wales. Shoppers queued from 1am on Boxing Day for the Next Boxing Day sale. The store opened its doors to shoppers at 6am this morning.
Mad Friday in Cardiff, Wales. Mad Friday, or Black Friday, is traditionally one 9f the busiest nights of the year for emergency services.
The Weeping Window installation which marks the centenary of World War One and was unveiled at the Senedd in Cardiff Bay on August 7, 2017 in Cardiff, Wales. The display took five days to set up, with each handmade poppy put in place by a team under instruction of designer Tom Piper and artist Paul Cummins. The Weeping Window first went on display at the Tower of London in 2014 and has since been on a tour of the country.
CARDIFF, WALES - JULY 11: Cardiff Met Graduation ceremony at the Wales Millennium Centre on July 11, 2017 in Cardiff, Wales.(Photo by Matthew Horwood)
Here's a set of behind the scenes pictures from Arriva Trains Wales’ maintenance depot in Canton, Cardiff.
The depot is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and the youngest train in the fleet is 16 years old.
I spent the evening there photographing the staff at work for a feature for the Western Mail newspaper.
More editorial photography from Cardiff, South Wales.
Here’s some recent work with Nikon’s new ultra-fast 105mm 1.4 portrait lens which I picked up yesterday from Camera Centre UK.
I’ve long been a fan of prime lenses - particularly Nikon's 85mm 1.4. The large aperture of these lenses gives a very shallow depth of field which produces the distinctive soft and out of focus backgrounds - perfect for a portrait/headshot photographer.