Travelling and Photographing Iceland

The Land of Fire and Ice

Just a few memos from an epic five-week photography commission in Iceland from December through to January.  I provided several images, many for tour companies, ironically, some of which are […]

Night Sky Photography Project Published

Night Sky Photography Project Published. Practical Photography magazine recently did an 8 page cover of my Light in the dark project, a UK based night sky photography and astrophotography project featuring lighthouses across the UK.

Acrylic Gallery Print by Saal Digital Review

Acrylic Gallery print by Saal Digital review and analysis using Dorset landscape photography

UK Night Sky Photography Publications


Its been a good couple of months with regards to publications in the tabloids and night sky photography publications!

My last 3 week trip to Scotland resulted in me chasing clear skies and […]

Photobook Review – Saal Digital

Product review for high quality photo portfolio book produced by Saal Digital featuring nightscape images printed on 368gsm gloss pages with padded leather front and rear cover.

Night Sky Photography Workshops

Night sky photography and nightscape astrophotography workshop news for 2016 and 2017 with tuition offered throughout the UK and Europe.

Super Moon UK Night Sky

UK night sky photography of the Hunters Super Moon on 16th October taken from Bamburgh beach looking out over Inner Farne Island Lighthouse is published in the Guardian and Sun newspapers.

Night Photography Workshops

Nphoto Magazine Night Photography Workshops for Nphoto Magazine I was asked by Nphoto magazine back in March to work with them on their apprentice feature for the July 2016 magazine.

Trinity House Obelisk

Trinity House Obelisk

Very pleased to have my image of Trinity House Obelisk on the front page of Dorset Life Magazine this February (2016).

The image features a sky coloured by the setting sun over the monument […]

Nite Watches

Very pleased to announce that "Nite Watches" have asked me to become a brand ambassador for their company due to the quality of my Nightscapes

International Garden Photographer

Landscape astrophotography image featuring the Milky Way over a cluster of coastal flowers (Erigeron glaucus) was one of 7 finalists for the International Garden Photographer of the Year award wildflower landscapes category.

Petra tou Romiou – Aphrodite’s Rock

Petra tou Romiou - Aphrodite's Rock landscape astrophotography image used as front cover for Ashley Reams new novel "The 100 Year Miracle"

Dreamscapes Published in Practical Photography Magazine

I recently spoke to Practical Photography magazine about my "Dreamscapes" project and it is now on the shelves in the March 2016 issue

Northern Lights Images Published

Northern Lights images published in All About Space Magazine alongside landscape astrophotography featuring Venus, Mars and Jupiter as the planets align over Portland in Dorset

Zodiacal Light Tenerife Published

Zodiacal Light Tenerife published in All About Space Magazine after three nights spent high up in the Tiede National Park under the light of Planet Venus. Mount Tiede is a renowned mecca for stargazers and astrophotography.

Dorset Magazine Features Durdle Door Sunset

One of my best selling Durdle Door sunset images features in the new South West Coast Paths 2016 calendar and the Dorset Magazine... Please click on the image or link to read the full blog.

International Garden Photographer of the Year

International Garden Photographer of the Year  “This Magic Isle” Shortlisted

I am really pleased to have an image shortlisted for the International Garden Photographer of the Year competition.

The image was entered into the “Wildflower Landscapes” and nestles within a number of […]

Dorset Landscape Astrophotography Published

Dorset Landscape Astrophotography Published

On the 12th November 2015 I ventured out at 3 am and wondered down to the end of the Isle of Portland by Portland Bill Lighthouse near to where I live.

The reason […]

Soar Mill Cove – Outdoor Photographer of the Year 2015

Soar Mill Cove – Outdoor Photographer of the Year 2015

I am really pleased to have an image shortlisted for the Outdoor Photographer of the Year competition for the second year running.

The image was entered into […]

Dorset Nightscapes Published in Dorset Life Magazine

Dorset Nightscapes Published in Dorset Life Magazine

October edition of Dorset Life features a four page spread of some of my local Dorset night photography.

The article focuses on the Northern Lights that I managed to capture over […]

Dorset 2016 Calendar

Dorset 2016 Calendar

My classic Durdle Door shot leading down the steps toward the ancient arch and a clear sky sunset has been published as Decembers image in South West Coast Paths 2016 Jurassic Coast calendar.

The […]

Advanced Photographer Magazine

Advanced Photographer Magazine

I recently shared some info with Advanced Photographer Magazine about techniques when shooting sunstars in landscape photography featuring in issue 60 of the magazine.

The article has a full page spread of one of […]

Dreamscapes 2016 Calendar

Dreamscapes 2016 Calendar

My Dreascapes 2016 is now available.  The calendar is a diverse collection of nightscape and astrophotography images taken throughout the United Kingdom by photographer Ollie Taylor. This year’s calendar has been produced in […]

Weymouth and Portland 2016 Calendar

Weymouth and Portland 2016 Calendar

High quality A4 wire bound calendar that opens out into A3.

Following the success of last years (2015) Weymouth and Portland calendar, my 2016 calendar is now available from my website here.


Or collect […]

Northern Lights Dorset England

Northern Lights Dorset England

After travelling to an amazing field of pale pink opium poppies in the Dorset countryside recently with the intention of shooting them by starlight to include the Milky Way, I was fortunate […]

A love affair with the Jurassic Coast

A love affair with the Jurassic Coast

Velux Lovers of Light Competition

Velux Lovers of Light competition winner.

I am pleased to announce that my image of Durdle Door in Dorset with a sun star over the Isle of Portland,  titled “Durdle Door Starburst” was awarded first place […]

Broadchurch and the Jurassic Art Trail Exhibitions

Broadchurch and the Jurassic Art Trail Exhibitions

With thanks to The Shed Gallery, five of my images will be on display the Salt House in West Bay running from Friday the 1st of May until Monday […]

Weymouth Landscape Photography

Some of my local Weymouth landscape photography has been licensed and used in Weymouth BID marketing campaigns this year and last, to include flyers, brochures, billboards and other branding throughout the town.

Digital Photographer Magazine

Digital Photographer Magazine asked me if i would like to have some of my work published over a 4 page spread within their magazine a few months back to be featured in issue 160 on […]

Durdle Door Starburst shortlisted within the last 10 for the Velux “Lovers of Light” competition

I am very pleased to announce that my newest and favorite  shot thus far of Durdle Door (Dorset) with the sun producing a starburst is amongst 10 finalists chosen from nearly 22300 entries within the […]

Night photography work featured in the Dodho magazine

I recently did a small article and provided over 15 images for the Barcelona based magazine “Dodho”.   Within the article I spoke to them about the ups and downs of going pro along with […]

Night Photography Work Published in Advanced Photographer Magazine

I recently did an interview with Advanced Photographer (issue 54 Feb-March) about night landscape photography and  using the stars and Milky Way within the image.

The article is a large 12 page big feature alongside another landscape […]

Work Published in All About Space Magazine

All About Space Magazine (Issue 35)

Some of my work is published in this months’ All About Space Magazine.  I talk about how I first got into night photography and some of my experiences whilst out […]

Portland Bill Under the Stars – Trinity House 2015 Calendar

I am very pleased to announce one of my many Portland Bill at night images was one of 12 winners featuring in the Trinity 2015 Lighthouses Calendar.  The image chosen was taken back in winter […]

Portland Bill Lighthouse at night image and Iceland landscape images shortlisted for the Outdoor Photographer of the Year Competition 2014

I am very pleased to announce that I have had four images shortlisted and am in the running for the Outdoor Photographer of the Year 2014 award. The prize is a trip to Antarctica, we […]

Dorset architectural and commercial photography featured in Scala 2015 Year Book.

Since last October I have undertaken a number of architectural photography assignments for Dorset County Council, two such projects were selected for potential awards due to their architectural merit (Purbeck School & Corfe Castle Primary […]

Durdle Door and Portland Bill published in 2015 Pulteney Press calendar

Two of my classic best selling images have been licensed by Pulteney Press for their 2015 16 month annual calendar.  The images are of the iconic Dorset landmarks Durdle Door and Portland Bill.

The calendar can […]

The Muse Exhibition Lyme Regis 20/08/14

A small display of Ollie’s work will be on display in The Town Mill Malthouse, Lyme Regis from 20th August 2014 until 3rd September 2014.

This is a unique exhibition bringing together an array of artists […]

The Spirit of Portland “A Taste of Portland” July 31st The Harbour Lights Bar & Restaurant

Ollie will be presenting an exhibition of, and giving a small speech based upon, his work displayed within the Wedding Function Room at The Harbour Lights on July 31st 2014. A Taste of Portland a 4-course meal produced by […]

Iceland landscape images used in Regent Holiday 2014 publication (Iceland, Greenland, and the Faroe Islands).

The new 2014 brochure by Regent Holidays offering trips to Iceland, Greenland, & The Faroe Islands has licensed some of Ollie’s images for use within its brochure. The images were taken during Ollie’s 18 day […]