Jethro Kiernan

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About Jethro

North Wales based adventure photographer, happy being in or on the sea, lakes, mountains and crags usually with a camera.

  • Based: UK
  • Creative skills: Photography, Writing
  • Interests: Climbing, Diving, Mountaineering

I’ve been capturing and documenting the beauty and adventures to be found in Snowdonia and Scotland and Europe for 25 plus years.

Recent articles from Jethro

Photo EssayJethro Kiernan • Jan 15, 2024

St Helena: the land fleck a world apart

Impressions of an overlooked outpost in the South Atlantic brimming with potential

ReviewJethro Kiernan • October 20, 2023

Review: Lowe Alpine AirZone 32L Hiking Pack

An unpretentious and ergonomic hiking pack for mountain adventures and more

ReviewJethro Kiernan • June 23, 2023

Review: NYA Evo Fjord 60 Camera Backpack

One of the best camera bags for adventure photographers

ReviewJethro Kiernan • June 01, 2023

REVIEW: Shimoda Action X25 V2 Camera Rucksack

This latest release from Shimoda is comfortable, durable and versatile – a worthwhile investment for adventure photographers

ReviewJethro Kiernan • January 11, 2023

Review: Lowa Renegade GTX Mid Boot

A comfy, light and versatile boot for wet weather hiking followed by a trip to the pub

StoryJethro Kiernan • Jan 10, 2022

An Introduction to Scrambling in the UK

Climbing and mountaineering’s gateway drug

Photo EssayJethro Kiernan • Jan 20, 2021

Has Winter in Snowdonia Ever Looked This Good?

At the turn of the year snow conditions in North Wales were about as good as they get.

Alex Mason Powell on the Main pitch of Ramadam on Main cliff Gogarth, Dan Mcmanus belaying.

StoryJethro Kiernan • Dec 21, 2020

Between Land and Sea

Sea cliff climbing adventures from North Wales


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