Winter Camp 2014

At grave risk of making this blog appear as if I only photograph for The Scout Association(!), this weekend I had a great time in a Muddy field again!
I helped take the Explorer Scout Unit that I help out at to Winter Camp, an annual camp for thousands of Scouts and Explorer Scouts held, somewhat daftly/brilliantly, on the second weekend of January!

As you might expect, it's rather cold...

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Digger driving appealed to the 5-year-old inside everyone!

Digger driving appealed to the 5-year-old inside everyone!

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Still plenty of time to snapchat...

Still plenty of time to snapchat...

White Water Rafting, at the Olympic 2012 Lee Valley Centre, is a great hit and brilliant fun to shoot...

White Water Rafting, at the Olympic 2012 Lee Valley Centre, is a great hit and brilliant fun to shoot...

...So that they're prepared to swim through the rapids if they fall in, everyone has to jump in first!

...So that they're prepared to swim through the rapids if they fall in, everyone has to jump in first!

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Dodgems, a waltzer and other fairground rides were a big hit...

Dodgems, a waltzer and other fairground rides were a big hit...

The light was stunning all weekend, and the view from 'The Quick' is always brilliant...

The light was stunning all weekend, and the view from 'The Quick' is always brilliant...

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Late Saturday night with a few of my explorers, we went for a little wander to 'the secret view'. On the left, you can see the Shard. This hill is pretty amazing.

Late Saturday night with a few of my explorers, we went for a little wander to 'the secret view'. On the left, you can see the Shard. This hill is pretty amazing.