Leicester Christmas Family Portrait

Leicester Christmas Family Portrait It’s that time of year again – yes, Christmas is coming! There are 8 weekends to go before the big day and I know a lot of you like to give your family something really thoughtful and personal as a gift, so I’m running another Leicester Christmas Family Portrait day. The […]

Photography workshop studio

Workshop: How to become a professional photographer

There are a lot of workshops out there professing to find you X new clients a month or to make you an extra £5000 in up sales. My workshop, ‘ How to become a professional photographer ‘ is not one of them.

Simon Says Festival Portrait Project

Simon Says Festival Portrait Project   Simon Says has been running for three years now, it’s a music festival held at De Montfort Hall in Leicester. There’s great music, inside and out, as well as delicious food, beer and crafts for kids. This year I decided to do headshots of the staff, festival goers, musicians […]

available light portrait photography workshop

Available light portrait photography workshop

Available light portrait photography workshop The next instalment in our series “Leicester photography workshops” is an available light portrait photography workshop.  Available light portrait photography is a tricky subject. A lot of people think it is easier than using flash. The light is always there, so how hard can it be?   Well, there is […]

Portrait of model

Studio Karro Fashion photoshoot

Studio Karro Fashion photoshoot This is a small selection of the work that I produced in our Studio Karro  fashion photoshoot in our Leicester photographic studio For bookings, please head over to my contact page http://scottchoucino.com/contact/ My full food, portrait and commercial photography portfolios can be found at www.scottchoucino.com

Leicester Photography Workshop: How to pose your model

How to pose your model The next instalment in our series “Leicester photography workshops” is based on how to pose your model. A major part of portrait photography is the interaction between the photographer and the subject. Understanding how to get the best out of your subject is the key to taking a flattering and […]

Leicester Photography Workshop – off camera flash

Leicester Photography Workshops – Off Camera Flash     The second workshop that we are running as part of our Leicester Photography workshops is on off camera flash. Off camera flash is a massive part of my photography. I use it on location for photoshoots as well as at weddings as a key part of […]

What’s in my other bag

  What’s in my other bag A while back I wrote a post about what goes into my camera bag (http://scottchoucino.com/whats-in-my-camera-bag-professional-portrait-photographer/).  I spend more time with my day to day bag than anything else. Being freelance often means working in cafes, travelling to meetings as well as the usual commute to the studio. so here […]

Ballet Dancer – Emma Coupland

Ballet Dancer – Emma Coupland I met Emma a few years back when I was taking photographs at Stamford Ballet School. This time I decided to invite her over to my studio so we could try something a bit different. My full portfolio is HERE

body positive project

Body Positive Project

Body Positive Project I’ve photographed lots of men and women over the years, many of them fashion models. I can honestly say I have found beauty in every single person I’ve shot. One of the things that comes up time and time again, (especially when photographing women) is the subjects feeling of not being ‘good […]

Huncote Hornets District BMX champs

Huncote Hornets District BMX champs

Huncote Hornets District BMX champs On Sunday the 4th of June 2017 I headed down to Huncote Hornets BMX track to photograph the district championships. I have put together a few of the highlights in this blog post. A full page of all the images will be made available later this week. For image purchases, […]

Leicester Photography Workshop – additional date

Leicester Photography Workshops – Additional Date Over the last year, we have been planning on running a series of affordable workshops from our photography studio in Oadby, Leicester. However, life (or rather work) gets in the way and we always seemed to have something else going on or heavy shoot schedules. A couple of days […]

5 best things about kids

5 Best Things About Kids

5 Best Things About Kids So I live with three kids now. I know, you all thought I was without child. Well I am, but I am helping a mate out at the moment and part of that has been moving in to help out with her kids. They’re 8, 6 and 2. All boys. […]

Leicester Photography Workshops

Leicester Photography Workshops Over the last year, we have been planning on running a series of affordable workshops from our photography studio in Oadby, Leicester. However, life (or rather work) gets in the way and we always seemed to have something else going on or heavy shoot schedules. A couple of days ago, I sat […]

When your hobby is your work

When your hobby is your work Can we talk about when your hobby is your work? I’ve worked in IT, in bars, in schools as a SEN assistant, delivering papers in my teen years, as a sports coach; in short, I’ve done lots of things in the pursuit of earning a living. None were my […]