Should you become a professional photographer? — Photofocus

Perhaps you have been photographing for a while. Regardless of the genre, you’re quite good, everyone around you thinks so (and not just your mom and partner/spouse, they don’t tend to be impartial). 37 more words Should you become a professional photographer? — Photofocus

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Monday’s Musings…

Our COVID19 numbers are climbing and things are becoming worse (not USA Bad, but bad for Australia). Masks are now mandatory and they are threatening stage 4 restrictions. Stage 3 would be plenty if people would just stop being dumbasses. I went food shopping recently and I was the only person even wearing a mask,…

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In the studio – a little Gothic

This time with Alexia Frost, we have done so much to poor Lexi over the last few months and all in good nature, she has been an ice princess and a glam vintage princess, a fairy in pink! But at her heart she is a Gothic Model, so we decided to let her do her…

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In the studio – The Red Queen

Again with Bec from Verdessa Fairy in the studio, this time as a very impressive, dramatic Red Queen in my famous (or is that infamous) red dress. This dress has been featured in so many different studio shoots. Seriously don’t mess with this Queen she is all steel-hearted! But Bec truly is a sweetheart, she…

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In the studio – Forest Magic

A little while ago I had Bec from Verdessa Fairy come in to the studio for a product session with some of her magical creations. This time she had decided she wanted me to create some Photoshop magic for her, in particular with a red ballgown in the studio wardrobe and I will show them…

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Share your world – 14th July 2020

It’s still an entirely weird world. We were forced back into lockdown in Melbourne as a second wave of infections broke out and started doubling in numbers every day. we had nearly 280 new case in one day, thankfully the numbers have dropped again, but still way too high. Granted a hell of a lot…

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Mobile Mondays: Tips for mouthwatering food photography — Photofocus

Out and about and forget your camera? Don’t discount the humble smartphone when it comes to food photography. My old Samsung S9 can still pack a punch — the lens is equivalent to a full-frame 35mm lens, which is great for food photography! 27 more words Mobile Mondays: Tips for mouthwatering food photography — Photofocus

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Mondays Musings

Well that completes one week of our new enforced six week lock down for Melbourne again. Apart from having to cancel a studio shoot (or two), a few workshops and move a lunch with the girls online, it was same old same old here. I think I am becoming a hermit these days. Our numbers…

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Honey and soy beef stir fry — Still life, room to breathe

It feels like ages since I did a food post, let alone a recipe post, but I am starting to feel good again after my surgery. So I finally got back in the kitchen to create, not just throw something together. Mine is gluten-free, but you can use regular products too. Honey and soy beef […]…

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Winter Outings – Werribee Open Range Zoo

Even with restrictions, some things are beginning to open up to the public, one such place is Zoos Victoria, only to members and only 1,000 people per day, all tickets must be pre-booked and sell out fast. We booked tickets for Werribee Zoo (my favourite) weeks ahead and then had to cross our fingers the…

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