Photographer Andy Hiseman’s brand-new ‘pandemic portfolio’ reveals that British golf’s spirits stay undimmed also throughout the present infection break out.
Over 100 brand-new pictures taken under COVID-19 problems at UK golf clubs have actually been contributed to the gallery at www.hisemanphoto.com, in a collection which takes off with colour, character and also stunning ‘magic hour’ sundown and also dawn photos of fairway.
In 2020, while Mother Nature – unaware to the infection – provided a sequence of remarkable skies, greenkeepers maximized the silent problems to give spotless having fun surface areas which Hiseman recorded on video camera.
And in between lockdowns golf clubs were a sanctuary for golf enthusiasts whose faces were lit by expressions of delight and also alleviation at being unleashed on the golf links once more.
Even so briefly.
Hiseman took a trip the UK in between April and also October 2020 to record the most effective views at golf clubs around the nation.
“I became familiar with sleeping in my car” claimed the digital photographer. “No resorts open, you see. I generally are sorry for not being a six-footer, yet not in 2020.
“COVID meant I was often photographing golf courses without any golfers on them, which is a lot easier! But as the rules were relaxed the golfers gratefully returned, and I think the ‘elbow handshake’ is probably the defining image of golf during COVID times.”
Hiseman, whose day task goes to an ad agency, is never ever better than when out on a golf links with his video camera. “Photographing golf clubs is my personal passion. As we all know there is no more beautiful place to be, when the weather’s good, and a lovely golf course photograph restores the spirit.”
There are practically 1,000 photos on www.hisemanphoto.com covering all elements of life at a golf club