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 […]

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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. […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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recovering sugar addict

My name is Scott and I am a recovering sugar addict. Yes, I know, I know, since turning 30 I am just one long list of clichés. I’ve found a love for gardening, I barely drink alcohol these days, I listen to Radio 4 and in the last fortnight the horror is complete; I’ve given […]

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7 mistakes I made as a professional photographer

7 mistakes of a professional photographer   I am not going to pretend that I have this all sorted. But, when I started out as a professional photographer I made a few really obvious mistakes. When you tell someone that you are a professional photographer, they assume you know what you are doing. Even though […]

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How to take a good headshot

How to take a good headshot Headshots in the past were for actors, CEOs and celebrities. Now that everyone is online, so many people require headshots. Here is how to take a good headshot. Composition All photography comes down to composition. You can make a stack of old pencils look interesting with good composition. With […]

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Portrait Posing Tips: How to make your subject feel at ease

Portrait Posing Tips: How to make your subject feel at ease during a portrait sitting Working with people for the first time as a photographer can be a daunting task. So here are a few ways to put your subject at ease during a portrait sitting that I have picked up over the years Explain […]

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How to stay healthy and sane as a freelancer

How to stay healthy and sane as a freelancer   It is really important to stay healthy and sane as a freelancer. Possibly an obvious point, though it took me a long time to realise it, but staying healthy when you work for yourself is the difference between paying the bills and not. If you’re freelance […]

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Betty Brown Boutique Leicester: Fashion Photoshoot

Betty Brown Boutique Leicester A couple of weeks ago we shot a new line of clothing from Betty Brown Boutique in Leicester. The shop is based on Allandale Road just outside of Leicesters’ city centre. Betty works from her boutique designing glamorous bespoke clothes for real women. You can find Betty Brown on facebook here https://www.facebook.com/betty.brown.31149359 […]

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