In the studio – Some product photography

It’s been a while since I did any real commercial styled product photography, lots of still life, lots of food and lately loads of portraits, but not much actual product photography. I was recently asked to run a class on just that, here are some images from the prep beforehand… ~ Julz  

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In the studio – with Hunter & Erika

I recently had access to a small, private chapel in the Dandenong Ranges for a few hours. We arranged two shoots in one day, both were alternative themed wedding shoots, of a sort. The first one I an sharing was with Hunter Hart (Jayde Masteron) & Erika Hansson. Hunter Hart is a Drag King (and…

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In the studio – The Night Circus

The Night Circus is a book written by  Erin Morgenstern, according to Wikipedia, however, I am sure it has been around longer than 2011, with both Supernatural and Torchwood (TV Shows) I am sure to have done an offshoot or spinoff of. Basically, there is a magical circus that magically appears and disappears in a random…

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In the studio – Apricot Ranunculus

What do they say “it never rains, but it pours” about suddenly getting an overabundance of something you wish for?  Not only did I find the orange ranunculus, but then someone brought me some apricot ones, so back into the studio to capture these in all their glory too, such soft subtle colour. ~ Julz

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In the studio – Gothic Fantasy

I was approached online several months ago by a lady, who I thought was a Makeup Artist who needed a photographer for a collaboration she was working on with a designer, she would also be the model. She is friends with a few people I have worked with before, but I must admit I should…

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In the studio – Headshots for Luke

Every few years Luke comes in for some new headshots, he is a fabulous dancer and loads of fun in the studio. He is also happy to play with some creative stuff, so often when he comes in we do something a little fun and creative, he has also helped out with creative shoots, like…

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In the Studio – The Corpse Bride

A couple of months ago I ran a promotion on my Facebook page, to win a day in the studio with me and my A-team. After a few weeks of lots of interest, we eventually pulled one name from a hat at random (at our Raggedy Ann shoot), the winner was a lady by the…

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In the studio – Orange Ranunculus

I mentioned previously I had bought these great orange ranunculus flowers and had done some light painting with them, but I could not resist some pretty still life as well.  As they kept quite well (in a bucket of water) I shot these several times over a few days. Getting something soft and dreamy, but…

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Light Painting – Scales and Tangelos

Last Light Painting image for a little bit, I have bought some new items to photograph, but just have not had the time to relax and spend some time playing in the studio as I would like. These last few were quickies (all less than 30 seconds) and taken to double-check setups for a workshop.…

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In the studio – Fun with food

I recently had a few ladies from my Food Photography Class who live local come and spend the day in the studio. We all prepared something to shoot and then eat and a variety of props, we also had some flowers too. There were the Chocolate and pear cake, which when cut revealed an entire…

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