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2017 Oxford & Cambridge Trial VIIIs Boat Race images now online.

December 06, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Boat Race Trial VIIIs (Eights) are the only opportunity either side have to race the full course from Putney to Mortlake with the Race Umpires, so provide an important test for rowers and coxes alike. They allow coaching teams to analyse the progression and potential and are often influential in final selection of crews for the Blue Boats. The fir...
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Tuscany model / location shoot

September 08, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Duncan has just returned from a model / location shoot in Tuscany. He was able to use backgrounds of deserted Tuscan villas, olive groves and the ancient city of Volterra against which to shoot his stunning model Mischkah Scott. See full galleries of images here.
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Galleries of images from every day of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships 2017 now online!

July 16, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Galleries of photos of every match shot by accredited Wimbledon tennis photographer Duncan Grove FRPS during every day of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships 2017 can be viewed here.
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Duncan to again be exhibited at the Cannizaro Hotel during the Wimbledon Championships 2017.

June 16, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Located on Wimbledon Common, just a stone's throw from the AELTC, the du Vin Cannizaro is London's only 5* country house hotel. During the Championships it is home to the "Great and Good" from the international tennis circuit and many seeded players visit. For the fourth consecutive year Duncan's Wimbledon images will be exhibited as large-format,...
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Oxford v Cambridge Universities Boat Race 2017 images now online!

April 01, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Rather than shoot from the main press launch Duncan had a privileged position on a Rib chase boat, which afforded him an excellent view of the race. At the end of the race he was the only photographer to stay on the water during the trophy presentation, which he was still able to shoot from the boat. This meant that he was superbly positioned to c...
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The Times publishes Duncan’s Boat Race image.

March 20, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
When turning the pages of The Times this morning, Duncan choked on his cornflakes! On the editorial (not sport) Page 6 he spotted a prominently-positioned image from the Universities Boat Race Fixture that he had covered the previous day. “Getty get published again!” he muttered bad-temperedly, “and as ever, not a bad shot”. This started him choki...
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Holland’s largest newspaper commissions Duncan to shoot a London Boat Race

March 06, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
See all images from the race here. De Volkskrant, Holland’s highest circulation newspaper sent their staff reporter Tjerk van Weezel to cover the “Fixture” (race) between their national rowing crew and Oxford’s Blue crew. Covering the same Putney to Mortlake River Thames course as the Universities Boat Race due to take place in four weeks time, th...
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Les Voiles de Saint Tropez sailing regatta images 2016 now online!

October 02, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Les Voiles – literally ‘The Sails’ – takes place from April to October each year across the French Riviera. Each race brings together some of the most beautiful traditional wooden yachts from the 1930’s America’s cup, alongside the most extraordinary modern sailing boats (such as the “Wally” Class) for week-long regattas in beautiful ports such as...
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International Tennis Magazine publishes Duncan's "TImea" image double-page.

August 01, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Duncan's client International Tennis Magazine (ITM) planned a feature on Timea Bacsinszky for their post-Wimbledon edition so briefed Duncan to capture some shots. This he did but all Timea's matches seemed to take place in gloomy light conditions! On the first Friday - a mainly rainy day (see the lower Centre Court image shot earlier in the aftern...
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Galleries of images from every day of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships 2016 now online!

July 10, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Galleries of photos of every match shot by accredited Wimbledon tennis photographer Duncan Grove FRPS during every day of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships 2016 can be viewed here.
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International Tennis Magazine selects three of Duncan's images to illustrate their coaching article.

July 01, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
The top left image is probably particularly relevant to the article! Click here to read it.
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Duncan to again be exhibited at the Cannizaro Hotel during the Wimbledon Championships 2016.

June 10, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Located on Wimbledon Common, just a stone's throw from the AELTC, the du Vin Cannizaro is London's only 5* country house hotel. During the Championships it is home to many of the "Great and Good from the tennis circuit and many seeded players visit. For the third consecutive year Duncan's Wimbledon images will be exhibited as large-format, fine-ar...
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Duncan captures from his office window Andy Murray practicing with his coach.

June 10, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Andy Murray & Jamie Dalgado practicing on the AELTC courts (shot from Duncan’s office window). Andy Murray (left) kindly signing Duncan Grove’s (right) new Wimbledon Tennis photo book. Image courtesy of Heathcliff O’Malley Photography. Duncan Grove Photography operates out of the ground floor of this converted gothic mansion, immediately adja...
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International Tennis Magazine publishes Duncan's "Grey Skies" Wimbledon image double-page.

June 01, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
International Tennis Magazine (ITM, 60k printed circulation plus digital) were struggling to find an image to illustrate their seemingly negative but ultimately positive article about the state of tennis today. The best they could find was a shot of an umbrella with a rain-soaked Roland Garros court in the background. It was so depressing it would...
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Nikon publish an article about Duncan shooting The Boat Race using his two new D5 bodies.

April 28, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Click image to read the article Having heard that the D5 was a step-up from his two D4S bodies Duncan immediately ordered two, hoping to use them for the Boat Race, where good ISO performance is critical. Delivery was touch and go, with the first production bodies arriving in the UK half way through Tideway week (lead-up to the Race itself). Ni...
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