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Over the course of 2017 I’ve taken plenty of photos that have been fun, challenging or fortunate. For each of the 12 days (of Christmas) I’m sharing one of my favourite pictures from 2017. #1 – Gerald, Newbury Taken way back in January 2017, this photo was captured during a talk for Newbury Camera Club. …

male portraits with window light

I use a lot of flash for my photography, but I want to share these window light portraits of Chris as they are a little different from my other work.   I had previously photographed Chris with another model in this room and those shots were using flash. However afterwards I had a little more time …

location fitness shoot with Emma

Working on location with lights and a moving subject often needs lots of kit, but his location fitness shoot was done with just a couple of Speedlites. I planned this shoot with Emma for a local camera club group. My aim was to enable several photographers to be able to create great looking lit action …

Big light from small flash

I posted a picture to Instagram last week and one of the comments asked how it was lit, as it appeared to be a huge soft light source. This is the picture I posted, it looks like a big soft light. What you can’t see from the picture is the rest of the scene around …

using diffuser in full sun for portraits

Recently I worked with a fantastic group of dancers and performers in Liverpool to shoot some headshots and portfolio images. The day turned out to be hot – I got sunburnt – with strong sunshine. Here’s one way to deal with full sunshine in the middle of the day. Bright sunshine is not something we …

A picture a day for 12 days – #12

Over the course of 2016 I’ve taken plenty of photos that have been fun, challenging or fortunate. For each of the 12 days (of Christmas) I’m sharing one of my favourite pictures from 2016. #12 – Pomegranate Wolf I had photographed Pomegranate Wolf to create images that could show the effects of the EOS 5D Mark IV …