Georgia

Looking back at some of my favourite photos from 2018. For each of the 12 days (of Christmas) I’m sharing one of my favourite pictures I’ve taken during 2018. #2 -Georgia It was my absolute pleasure to see Georgia back in front of my camera in 2018, so much so that I managed three different …

Reykjavik, Iceland

Looking back at some of my favourite photos from 2018. For each of the 12 days (of Christmas) I’m sharing one of my favourite pictures I’ve taken during 2018. #1 -Reykjavik, Iceland Back in April I headed to Iceland, it had been over ten years since my last visit and I wanted to see the …

soft and hard light

The combination of soft and hard light creates pictures with a distinctive look, and they need very little retouching too. Mixing a main light with a fill light is a common technique, but I’ve been battling with trying to understand how best to use the deep grid for my tiny Lastolite EzyBox Speed-Lite 2. Each …

Gabriella with LED lights

It’s been a busy few weeks with plenty of portraits at workshops and camera club talks. Today’s post is a few of the portrait photos that I’ve taken recently plus an explanation of the lighting for each one. Jonathan – Iceland At the beginning of April I visited Iceland with my buddy Jonathan, partly to …

Brian-Worley_400mm-portrait_01

Portraits with a 400mm lens! Photography rules are made for learning, understanding and then breaking, an EF 400mm f/2.8L IS II USM is not the lens that most people would think of as a portrait lens. Portraits with 400mm lens I was working with Speedlite flash at a Canon event. My subject for the two …

Brian Worley_p4pictures_2017_16

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. #11 – Symara Symara was photographed at another Dream Project event in the summer. This time the location was a select …

Brian Worley_p4pictures_2017_29

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. #11 – Amber Amber modelled for several of my workshops for EOS Training Academy in 2017, this photo was taken at …

Brian Worley_p4pictures_2017_27

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. #10 – Bill Bill was made to be photographed; cameras simply cannot fail to capture him in the best light. This …