Mike French
Tel: 01803 390281

Portrait and Landscape Photography in Devon

I’m Mike and I’m a photographer living in South Devon.

I specialise in wedding photography and documenting the amazing landscapes and people around the southwest.

Ever since I was young I have been drawn to the outdoors. As I’ve grown up in the area I started wild camping and finding the best views of the rural countryside that I could. This is very much my style of wedding photography as well, friendly and discrete documenting events as they unfold rather than being pushy and disturbing guests.

Foras Imaging Sweet September Wedding Photography Deal

Latest Happenings on at Foras

Hardware
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Tokina 12-28mm F4 Review with Crops

This morning I was pleasantly surprised to see my new Tokina 12-28mm F4 Lens turn up at the door. It looks like I got the last one at Wex as…

People, Photography
Ed and Eloise's Wedding, July 14

Ed and Eloise’s Wedding Photography

Photographing Ed and Eloise's wedding was a mixture of hard work and fun. It was hot, like really really hot! I've photographed weddings that have been hot and a bit…

Photography
haytor landscape photograph

Some recent landscape photography work

I haven't had 5 minutes to sit down and write a blog all week even though I've been out with the camera doing a fair bit of landscape photography. Rather…

Landscapes, Portfolio
Golden sidelight on sheep early in the morning on Sittaford Tor

Sittaford Tor, Dartmoor Wild Camp

I have had such a hectic few weeks (months) with getting married, moving back to Devon and spending a lot of time working on the house. As a result, it's…

Photography
perspective camera deconstructed

How does a DSLR work? Curiosity killed the camera.

Well that's not strictly true. A very heavy thunderstorm in the south of France killed my trusty D3000 (my first DSLR) but now I can report it's definitely finished off.…

Photography
A swan stretchs it's wings looking at the sunrise in mist

Misty sunrise at Whitlingham broad

So it seems as though I owe a lot to Swans. This isn't the first time that one has come to my rescue ensuring I get something in the bag.…

Landscapes, Photography, Portfolio
A beautiful sunset from Muckleburgh Hill in North Norfolk

Wild camping in North Norfolk

So this weekend I did something a bit controversial, I wild camped near the North Norfolk Coast. It's a funny one because whilst I am certain I am not the…

Hardware
the new 2014 vango banshee 200 2 man tent

New 2014 Vango Banshee 200 Review

The New 2014 Vango Banshee 200 2 person tent is a brilliant option for the price conscious backpacker or landscape photographer. Some of my kit dated back to the days…

Landscapes, Photography, Portfolio
Lose Hill from The Nap - Peak District

Kinder Scout Photography Trip Feb 2014

A couple of weeks ago I headed up to camp on Kinder Scout in the Peak District, or at least that was my plan. Instead I decided to retreat to…