food photography evening with 18% grey photography club

18% Grey photography club On the 29th of Sept I will be running a food photography evening with 18% grey photography club. It is £2 for members and £4 for non-members (money goes to the club). If you haven’t been before you are more than welcome to attend this session. They meet at Saint Andrew’s […]

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Portrait Photography Workshop Leicester

Portrait Photography Workshop in Leicester October 30th 2016 . I have been planning this portrait photography  workshop in Leicester for almost a year now. The start of 2016 was so manic that I had postponed it.  I have finally managed to find a date that will work to run this workshop. So this is more […]

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My Personal Portrait Project

Update on Personal Portrait Project My personal portrait project is well underway now and I wanted to use this blog post as a bit of a summary as to where I am now. The project has mutated a bit and had a few changes made here and there, but in essence it is the same. […]

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My portrait of Kseniia Komar

Portrait of Kseniia Komar   This is now turning into a bit of a pokemon  game where I am slowly collecting images of all of my friends and those who have had an impact on my life.  Before taking Kseniia’s portrait, I found some beautiful images by photographer  Emily Soto who I follow. Emily  was using such […]

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6 ways to improve your studio photography

As summer comes to a close I’ve made peace with the simple fact that I will be spending this autumn and winter predominantly in my studio hiding from the British weather. With this in mind, here are 6 things I do to ensure my studio photography is spot on. Here are 6 ways to improve your […]

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Portrait of Charlotte

This is my Portrait of Charlotte Parker My portrait project is now well underway. Charlotte is a friend that I don’t see all that often. We both have very similar lives in that we travel a lot and work as freelancers, so it was a real pleasure to have her in the studio. I am […]

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Paris on film

A Portrait of Paris on Film This is my portrait of Paris on film. Although I work predominantly as a portrait photographer, I am madly in love with Paris. I love everything about it. The buildings, the cafes and bars, the people and the amazing galleries. I seem to end up in Paris a lot, […]

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Ian Davies Leicester Peoples Photographic Gallery

A portrait of Ian Davies. Founder of  Leicester Peoples Photographic Gallery   This is the second portrait sitting from my new project. This portrait is of Ian Davies, Founder of Leicester Peoples Photographic Gallery. I met Ian Davies when I very first started photography. At the time I was unemployed and on a long term sick […]

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Portrait of Elizabeth Gracie

Welcome to the first in a series of blog posts focusing on the fine art of the portrait. I’ve chosen interesting people I know, respect and have a close relationship with. This is a deeply personal project I’m working on as a collective ‘muse’. My commercial work is very important to me and is fed […]

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5 ways to improve portraits on location

5 ways to improve portraits on location I’m lucky enough to have two studios (yeah, just call me greedy), but there’s nothing quite like shooting on location. Of course there are challenges to shooting out and about, not least of which the weather being somewhat unreliable here in the UK. But if you follow these […]

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