British Photography Awards, Red Bull Illume, Documentary, Adventure photographer Tom McNally has published a book celebrating Lake District in all of its grandeur & majesty.
Extreme Lakeland by Nadir Khan and Tom McNally is a stunning photographic celebration of all that makes the Lake District a magnet for those with a heart for adventure and who want to immerse themselves in the beauty of the hills and mountains of this jewel in the English landscape.
From the crags of the high fells to the lakes and tarns for which the Lakes is famous, Nadir and Tom showcase incredible adventure sports through the seasons, including rock climbing, mountain biking, fell running, wild swimming, stand-up paddle boarding, base jumping and ski touring.
Alongside a foreword by renowned rock climber Leo Houlding, and original illustrations by Anna Sharpe, there are inspirational literary contributions from wild swimmer Gilly McArthur, fell runner Ellis Bland, climbers Anna Taylor and Peter Goulding, and adventurer Jon Sparks. Extreme Lakeland is a visual feast for those that treasure the Lake District.
Get your copy of the book now here.
Tom has been taking picture for as log as he can remember, watching his dad work with black & while film developing under the red light in the darkroom. After graduating in photography and specializing in social documentary, his work currently revolves around adventure sports and extreme athletes in remote places.
The English Lake District has been a form of constant inspiration and the perfect playground to exercise his passion as well as his profession. Tom has relied on the Outex waterproof housing system for his camera gear for years for all the reasons you would imagine; it's professional performance using optical glass ports, universal fit for multiple cameras & lenses, complete control over settings & functionality, and for its lightweight and compact design.