Oxford Fashion Week model casting

Sunday saw the second day of castings for the Oxford Fashion Week models. It seemed that there were even more model hopefuls in attendance so the casting directors for the Fashion Week shows will have a tough job making their selections. Here’s a small selection of the pictures from the event. The team of casting …

Oxford Fashion Week model casting

Yesterday afternoon was the first casting session for models who want to be part of Oxford Fashion Week, I was at the casting as part of the photography team photographing the models as they walked for the panel of casting directors, here’s a couple of pictures from the session. There’s another casting session today – …

location portrait with Jo in Oxford

Last weekend I took some portraits in Oxford of the lovely model Jo. We used a few hours of a Saturday afternoon to walk around Oxford shooting pictures as we went. Here is a selection of the pictures that Jo elected to choose for her portfolio from the shoot. Click on any thumbnail for a …

Silver product photography – the battle of reflection

Silver product photography Product photography is an artistic and highly technical challenge. When the products being photographed are reflective silver the challenge becomes hard, and if there are round items that are reflective the battle is often to avoid the photographer and camera appearing in the pictures. Recently I was asked to photograph some silverware, …

Dance on the hill top

Earlier this week I got to photograph a local ballerina – outside as the sunset on top of a hill. It started out just shooting against the sun, adding a little extra light from a Speedlite in a 12 x 16 inch soft box. Problem is that the result is static, it could be any …

Daniel Blake presents his collection at Ditchley Park

Fashion photography for designer Daniel Blake Just recently I was invited to shoot with Andy Teo (Photocillin) at the amazing Ditchley Park, but not just the fantastic house but London fashion designer Daniel Blake’s collection of stunning clothes. It was a truly amazing day with the models, stylists, hair, make-up team, dressers and a few …