In my mind’s eye

Monty and Chris are on the road again, this time it’s a journey of rediscovery to reignite a passion. After 20 years of running Travel Photographer of the Year, Chris is now looking to return to a life with much more time for photography. On this trip the objective was to try to realise images which had been in my head for some time.

Capturing the pre-visualised – a works in progress

Monty’s been a bit quiet recently. That’s because he’s been having a bit of a refit with conversion on half the garage space below the bed into a seating area and second double bed. He’s now four berth with a lounge! This has been achieved by installing a bed hoist so that the original bed can be lifted up to the ceiling, creating lots of usable space below for those rainy, waiting for the light days.

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By Chris Coe

Chris is a professional photographer, and the founder of Travel Photographer of the Year. He has been working as a professional photographer since 1992, shooting both editorial and advertising photography, and has published over 50 books. He lectures on and teaches photography, mentors and is a competition judge.