Mostly cows…

On a recent visit to Cornwall, we happened upon The annual Stithians Show, one of the largest agricultural shows in the UK and an opportunity for suburbanites to experience a world of cattle grooming, gun dog displays, horse jumping, egg judging, cider sipping and much, much more. […]


Time in the studio

For some time I’ve been trying to work up the courage to hire a professional model so I can practice lighting, directing, post production and composite work.    I still haven’t crossed that bridge, but last week I arranged a photoshoot at quirky studio in […]


Velothon Wales

If you were in South Wales today you were either racing in the Velothon Wales, cursing it for marooning you in your home (all the roads on the 140k circuit were closed), watching it, or photographing it.  It doesn’t take a genius to figure out […]


Roller Derby

I find myself in a perpetual cycle of getting fit, losing weight, letting go, qualifying for the Couch Potato Games, putting on weight, resolving to do something about it, getting fit, losing weight…You get the picture. In my latest attempt to be disqualified from the […]


Natural lighting

For want of a model, my other half has yet again stepped in front of the lens on a lazy Sunday morning.   I recently bought a book called ‘Lighting People’ by Rosella Vanon, hoping to pick up a few hints and tips.   I’m […]


Glitter and pom poms

Dizzy Pineapple are a sparkling duo who have a penchant for pom poms and all things glitter.    I couldn’t pass up an opportunity to bring them to my home studio and brave the wave of glittery creativity.     You can find them on […]