Gallery for 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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Coniston reflections
© Sean Kelly, Oct 2015
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One of the top venue's for climbing in Wales?
© Sean Kelly, Mar 2014
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Yet another winter pano...!
© Sean Kelly
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The Ben from Aonach Mor
© Sean Kelly
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Scottish winter at it's best...
© Sean Kelly
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Tread lightly...and take in the view!
© Sean Kelly
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Quite a cold morning on Quietus!
© Sean Kelly, Oct 2015
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Fancy a game of Arrows?
© Sean Kelly, Aug 2015
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Canada geese flying over Loch Leven
© Sean Kelly, Jul 2015
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The Three Sisters, Glencoe
© Sean Kelly, Jul 2015
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Hound Dogging?
© Sean Kelly, Jul 2015
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What was that about 3 points of contact....?
© Sean Kelly, Jul 2015
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What was that about 3 points of contact....?
© Sean Kelly, Jul 2015
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A 3* classic!
© Sean Kelly, Oct 2014
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My final Munro!
© Sean Kelly, Aug 2014
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Midge hell!
© Sean Kelly, Jul 2014
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Ants on Commando Ridge!
© Sean Kelly, Jun 2014
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If only that top layback was longer....!
© Dave Wylie, Jun 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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A stunning climb...
© Sean Kelly, May 2013
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End of a great day...
© Sean Kelly, May 2013