POTD Mon, 18 May 2015: The Birdwatcher

POTD Mon, 18 May 2015: The Birdwatcher

The Birdwatcher Dress rehearsal photograph from Stockport Garrick’s Studio production of “The Birdwatcher” by Duncan Battman. It’s two plays for the price of one as after the interval the cast then performs “Spoofing for Gordon” also by Battman. You can see images from both one act plays here: http://photos.imb.biz/garrick/birdwatcher-gordon. Usual … Continue reading

POTD 14 May 2015: iPhone Selfie

POTD 14 May 2015: iPhone Selfie

iPhone Selfie Nearly two years ago a I had an iPhone for about a week. It had to go back to ee because they couldn’t accept my number. Finally I am trying again. This time with a different network. As I did 2 years ago I am starting with a … Continue reading

BLOG Thu 14 May 2015: Mentoring

BLOG Thu 14 May 2015: Mentoring

Studio Photography Mentoring You probably know I already offer a mentoring option with studio hires.  If you wish to hire the studio for a shoot, I charge the normal studio hire fee plus an additional fee to mentor you during the hire. What I offer with these sessions is firstly … Continue reading

SALE 22 Dec 2014: Cash in Hand

SALE 22 Dec 2014: Cash in Hand

UK Money held in a hand NUMBER OF SALES TO DATE: 7 SOLD VIA: Alamy LICENCE: Rights Managed People sometimes ask me why I spend time doing my “Photos of the Day”. This image makes a very useful case study. In 2008 I deiced to have a go at a … Continue reading

POTD Sun, 3 May 2015: Light from above

POTD Sun, 3 May 2015: Light from above

Rosie Eliot at a charity fundraiser shoot hosted by Ian’s Studio Rose Eliot was running a charity fundraiser event at the studio today. The shoot was let by Rick Bradbury because I need to attend a rehearsal. As I returned to the studio at the end of the event I … Continue reading

BLOG Thu 30 Apr 2015: A different world

BLOG Thu 30 Apr 2015: A different world

I don’t usually just post links to my website.  But this link is worth a visit. http://www.sliptalk.com/eric-lafforgue/ Photographer Eric Lafforge visited North Korea and managed to photograph aspects of that country which we do not normally see.  The images are not only top examples of what travel photography should be, … Continue reading

POTD Sat, 25 Apr 2015: Runaway Bride

POTD Sat, 25 Apr 2015: Runaway Bride

Introduction to Wedding Photography Workshop with model Elisa I was running the “Introduction to Wedding Photography” workshop today (25 Apr 2015). After a morning talking about the stage-management side of shooting a wedding. (ie How to organise everything etc), model Elisa came in the afternoon and we went out in … Continue reading

BLOG Tue 21 Apr 2015: Creative Modes

BLOG Tue 21 Apr 2015: Creative Modes

Creative Modes This is a blog post that is designed for photography beginners… whether you shoot with an entry level DSLR or a point-and-shoot camera. If you are new to photography there is a temptation to leave your camera on automatic all the time.  As you progress you will want … Continue reading