Because why not? It was lovely! Very pretty, loads of interesting things to see. It was a bit cold to begin with, but afterwards it cleared up and we got to see some blue sky. We planned to go up the tower, but spent the first two hours talking ourselves out of it. I mean,… Read More
I love being a professional photographer. I really do. You never know what you’re going to do next. It could be a wedding, or a party, or a puppy photo shoot! Or… it could be posing eggy pans and Tupperware boxes for fifty hours in a small office going slowly insane.
I was lucky enough to go to Barcelona with work. The top three promoters on the team won the prize, and I was in the top three. I did quite well. Well OK. Fine. I won. I came first, OK? *humblebrag* *big cheesy grin*
There’s a ton of stuff you can do with a strobist setup. I have three (cheap) flashguns, and a set of (relatively expensive) remote triggers. I have some white umbrellas to modify the light, and a selection of backdrops. The entire setup cost me £400, which I think is outstanding value for money, considering how… Read More
I’ve done tons of shoots (PEW PEW PEW) with Ruth over the years, and here are a few of my favourites, using available light on a sunny day, reflected light, and off-camera flashes.
The Starlight Walk was for East Cheshire Hospice. The atmosphere was amazing all night long! I covered the event with my photography buddy Martin, and we had such a great time. There were activities all night; stalls, live music, and games on the grass. Also a fancy dress competition or two, which is always fun…. Read More