Apr 062014
 
Homage to Helmut

A few weeks ago I saw the documentary which June Newton made about her husband, the photographer Helmut Newton. I have had his book Sumo (the affordable mini version:) for a few years, but after seeing this film, I felt a sudden compulsion to shoot some strong amazonian women! I had to stay a night [more...]

Mar 262014
 
Working with Actors

Two years ago I contacted a London based theatre company who were visiting Winchester and was allowed the opportunity of photographing the cast during a mock rehearsal resulting in this blog post here. Through continued work with that company and as a result of my increasing interest in portrait work, I have been lucky to [more...]

Mar 082014
 
Kuoni Explorer Magazine

Kuoni started in 1906 and are one of Europe’s oldest and most prestigious tour operators. Specialising in long-haul destinations, they offer an unrivalled level of personal service at the luxury end of the market. So I was delighted to be asked to contribute a feature on making travel portraits for their Explorer magazine. Along with [more...]

Mar 042014
 
in case you missed it...

…here’s part of my presentation which I gave at the Photography Show in Birmingham on Sunday, this video covers images I shot mostly last year with the EM1 on commissioned shoots for Olympus in Budapest Portugal and New York. one video from my talk….here Thanks to everyone who came along, it was a full house [more...]

Feb 122014
 
Venice workshop 6th-8th of June

Myself and the superb landscape photographer Steve Gosling will be running a 3 day workshop in Venice on the 6th 7th and 8th of June this year. We will be covering travel, landscape, architecture, candid, street portraits and portraiture with a model coming on board for half a day. We’ll include a session at night [more...]