Author of 'Fiva: An Adventure That Went Wrong' and five other books, including 'Eyes to the Hills' and 'The Cuillin'. Winner of the Thomas Cook Illustrated Travel Book Award, the Banff Mountain Book Festival Best Book of Mountain Image and the Outdoor Writers Guild Award for Excellence. Worked as an Assistant Film Editor for Peter Yates, Ridley Scott and Wolfgang Petersen, and Music Editor for Stanley Kubrick on 'The Shining'. Also, book editor and exhibition designer. BA (First Class Honours in Philosophy), MA(RCA), ARPS, FRGS. Royal Institute of Philosophy. Have a science fiction novel, a biography of a world speed record pilot of the 1930s, and a major work of philosophy in the pipeline.