‘Mountain Flow’ recognized on Fstoppers.com

Posted October 2019

Mountain flow has been selected as an ‘Editor’s Pick’ and featured in the Fstoppers official Instagram feed. From the Fstopper ‘about’ page;

“Fstoppers is an online community aimed at educating and inspiring photographers, videographers, and creative professionals.

Today the website reaches over 1.5 million photographers and averages around 6 million pageviews a month. Fstoppers has been featured on NPR, The Huffington Post, Resource Magazine, Mashable, Gizmodo, Tech Crunch, Geek.com, Facebook Business, Vimeo Staff Picks, Adobe, Life Hacker, ABC News, BuzzFeed, and many other industry leading news outlets.”

‘In Step’ selected as best in competition

Posted October 2019

Two of my images were selected as finalists in the recent ‘Your Choice’ juried competition being sponsored by Exhibitions without walls. The artwork ‘In Step’ achieved the distinction of being judged best in competition, with ‘Alone With His Thoughts’ receiving an honorable mention.

Judging was conducted by a panel of three artists, based on criteria of composition, editing, originality and creativity.

Having work appreciated by others is inspirational and motivating - thanks to the panel of judges for such recognition.

Details can be found HERE

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‘Winter Pine Abstract’ selected for promotional video

Posted August 2019

My image ‘Winter Pine Abstract’ has been selected as the closing slide in a promotional video at Exhibitions Without Wall.

The video can be found at the following link throughout the duration of the ‘Your Choice’ competition


Invitation to display online solo exhibit

Posted July 2019

I am thrilled to inform that I have been invited to enter a series of images to be displayed in the Solo Exhibits section at Exhibitions Without Walls.

More news will follow once this goes live, you can preview earlier exhibits at https://exhibitionswithoutwalls.com/solo-exhibits/

In the meantime here is an advanced preview of the exhibit;

competition awards - ‘Inspired By Nature’

Posted April 2019

Hosted by Exhibitions Without Walls, the following artworks gained recognition in the juried competition "Inspired By Nature "

  • Lady of the Woods - Honorable mention

  • Channel Markers - Finalist

  • Snowstorm Vision - Finalist

Images selected for the final round of judging and placement can be found at exhibitionswithoutwalls.com or by following this link

featured photo on FStoppers.com - 'Youngest of Seven'

Posted April 2019

My artwork 'Youngest of Seven' has been selected for feature by the FStoppers community - thanks to those responsible for selection.


honorable mention - 'Lady of the Woods'

Posted September 2018

My artwork 'Lady of the Woods' has been selected for an honorable mention in a juried exhibition sponsored by the Darkroom Gallery in Essex, Vermont. The exhibition, entitled 'Trees' drew more than 1100 entries worldwide, details can be found online HERE.

The gallery will exhibit finalists in the exhibit from 20 Sept 2018 through  28 October 2018, with an artist's reception 13 October. Many thanks to the Darkroom Gallery for providing opportunity to the photographic community.

Simply Birch



winner - EWW Founders' Award

I am proud and honored that the  image below has been selected for the Founders Award following judging of the 'EMOTIONS' competition at EWW (Exhibitions Without Walls). The link to the competition finalists can be found HERE.

This image, for which I believe depicts a 'sense of calm' is one of my personal favorites and is displayed proudly in my home.



interview with Exhibitions Without Walls

I am honored to have been interviewed by the website Exhibitions Without Walls. EWW is an international organization that promotes the work of photographers and digital artists. Click HERE for the full interview


highlights magazine


In a partnership with Exhibitions Without Walls (EWW) I have created an interactive online magazine that highlights a sample of my work. The magazine can be accessed by clicking here.

Thanks for viewing!

















Click on image to open the online magazine

Click on image to open the online magazine