Photo gallery: Sean Kelly

"Whenever I have moved house a new darkroom was always required up until now that is when I have gone totally digital. I started off using Pentaxs but changed to Nikons. I studied Photography at college as part of a Graphics BA and have always had a camera in my hand from then.To be really good at some aspect of Photography one has to devote time, thought and effort to that skill, and never stop looking at what others are doing in that discipline. I always see other work that I admire and wish I had their vision. The first photographer I remember was a spread by Don McCullin in the Sunday Times during the Vietnam War in about '67/8. He achieved real impact with just B&W images. The other early influence was John Cleare's 'Rockclimbers in Action in Snowdonia' also in B&W. I recall seeing some ariel photographs by Bradford Washburn taken on a large-format camera of the Matterhorn which displayed incredible detail of the mountain. Sam Haskins made an impact because he over exposed film and you first realised you could break the rules. At present I admire the work of Colin Prior for his Panoramic Landscapes on large format cameras & 'Cubby' & Greg Epperson for their action pictures. Recent success at the 'Landscape Photographer of the Year' Awards, and shortlisted at the KMFF. Also work published in the Sunday Times 'Spectrum'."
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Enjoying the view
© Sean Kelly, Mar 2014
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The best of Trad!
© Sean Kelly, Sep 2013
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As good as it gets in October!
© Sean Kelly, Oct 2013
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I'm sure that flake moved...!
© Sean Kelly, Sep 2013
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The Main Ridge appears through the clouds.
© Sean Kelly, May 2011
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Above the void....
© Alberto Rampini, May 2013
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Waiting for the right light...
© Sean Kelly, May 2011
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Enjoying the top pitch!
© Alberto Rampini, May 2013
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A stunning climb...
© Sean Kelly, May 2013
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End of a great day...
© Sean Kelly, May 2013
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Bosigran sunset
© Sean Kelly, May 2013
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A South West legend!
© Sean Kelly, May 2013
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Buckland Moor
© Sean Kelly, Jan 2013
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Dartmoor mists
© Sean Kelly, Jan 2013
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A perfect winters day for some trad!
© Sean Kelly, Dec 2012
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East Buttress, Scafell
© Sean Kelly, Dec 2012
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Lakes dawn from Tarn Hows
© Sean Kelly, Dec 2012
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The one decent day in a 3 weeks trip!
© Sean Kelly, Dec 2012
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Padarn reflections
© Sean Kelly
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In the footsteps of Munro...
© Sean Kelly, Feb 2010
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A late finish for some...
© Sean Kelly, May 2012
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A bridge too far...
© Sean Kelly, May 2012
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Sean Kelly
© Sean Kelly
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A Classic climb!
© Sean Kelly, Mar 2012
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