Fabulous shots from the Isle of Wight of noctilucent clouds above Portsmouth

Noctilucent clouds by Margaret Smith Twilight Wight Photography

These rare luminous electric blue Noctilucent clouds were captured by Margaret in the early hours of Saturday morning.

Monday, 24th June, 2019 8:27am

By Sally Perry

Landmark publication, The Wight Book, now on sale

the wight book inside cover

This limited edition run of 1,000 copies are likely to be snapped up pretty quickly. Over 120 people and organisations have been involved in its production. Net profits will go to Isle of Wight charities.

Friday, 7th June, 2019 4:59pm

By Sally Perry

The Wight Book: 250+ pages of stunning photography celebrating Isle of Wight innovation, creativity, commerce, heritage and more

The Wight Book

The Wight Book, launching in June, is a glorious celebration of the incredible creativity, innovation, heritage and more that the Island offers for those who visit and live here.

Friday, 10th May, 2019 4:45pm

By Michelle Russell

Stunning Milky Way and casting reflections on Isle of Wight waters

milky way and jupiter reflected on the calm sea

Theo's latest shot is a cracker and shows the Milky Way core and Jupiter casting reflections across the still surface of the sea.

Wednesday, 1st May, 2019 6:36pm

By Sally Perry

Photos: Weather watching on the Isle of Wight: ‘Hail the size of marbles’

jamie russell weather 3rd april montage

Jamie Russell was driving across the South of the Isle of Wight when he spotted a weather front coming in. Check out his fantastic HD photos here.

Thursday, 4th April, 2019 8:12am

By Sally Perry

Haunting pictures of PS Ryde Queen through the morning mist

PS Ryde Queen

It was revealed that the former paddle steamer will be broken up and removed before the end of the year - see these haunting photos taken this morning.

Friday, 29th March, 2019 5:34pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Isle of Wight photographs collected over decades the focus of Dimbola Exhibition

robin mcinnes photo for exhibition

All are welcome to the opening of the exhibition on Friday. The Isle of Wight images have been selected from 1000s collected over four decades and are being gifted copyright free to the world.

Thursday, 21st February, 2019 10:07am

By Elissa Blizzard

Isle Create shine a light beautifully on Isle of Wight’s creative talent

isle create main cover image

The guys at Skinny Mammoth Media have created a series of beautifully shot, thought provoking short films, shining a light on the Isle of Wight's diverse and inspirational creative talent.

Friday, 15th February, 2019 6:52pm

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight photographer’s frolicking hares shortlisted in Sony World Photography Awards

Isle of Wight Hares by Nick Edwards

This fabulous shot by Nick Edwards has been shortlisted in the Sony World Photography Awards competition and will be featured in a prestigious exhibition, as well as coffee-table year book. Keep your fingers crossed for Nick and his hares to become a winner.

Tuesday, 5th February, 2019 10:18am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Budding young Isle of Wight photographer: ‘Just enjoy it and have fun trying new things’

Luke chandler - beach huts 640

Since being given a camera for his birthday, 13-year-old Luke, tries to go out every day to photograph something new. He says, “You don’t need lots of money to go out and just take photos and see the Island from a different perspective, just enjoy it and have fun trying new things".

Sunday, 27th January, 2019 11:48am

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Isle of Wight’s pioneering Victorian photographer featured on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Julia Margaret Cameron

Tune into BBC Radio 4 Extra on Sunday or catch up via the Sounds App to hear how Julia Margaret Cameron changed portraiture forever, thanks to her life-size reproduction of the head.

Tuesday, 15th January, 2019 1:15pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

‘Art and Identity’ portrait exhibition of ‘outstanding quality’ ends cultural project

time and tide flyer

Time & Tide has paired local history and the arts to bring opportunities for older people to engage with cultural pursuits. All are welcome to the Private View this Friday.

Tuesday, 8th January, 2019 10:29am

By Hannah Griffiths