In the studio – Playing with lights

I recently had Emily in the studio for a Vintage Boudoir studio session, but we also had some fun and got creative with other things too. Emily had this cool cloak with little LED lights sewn into the lining. Sadly we did not nearly have as much room as we really required to shoot this,…

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How did I survive the pandemic as a photographic educator? — Photofocus

How did I survive the COVID-19 pandemic as a photographic educator? Well, it was not easy to start with. The whole world went into lockdown and the rug was pulled out from under me — the same as every other photographer out there. 31 more words How did I survive the pandemic as a photographic educator?…

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In the studio – Vintage Boudoir

The best laid plans of mice and (wo)men…right? I had this idea for a vintage boudoir shoot ages ago. I fell in love with the backdrop and ordered it months ago, with the promise of setting up a date when it finally arrived. Well then the whole world lockdown happened and again this shoot was…

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In the Studio – Levitation

So Emily recently visited me in the studio for a shoot I had been planning since before the lockdown, I had ordered a new backdrop and was waiting for it to finally arrive. Anyway. My camera group had been having weekly challenges as I am sure many of you have seen the ones I posted?…

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Share your world – 30th June 2020

Tomorrow is the 1st July, a brand new financial year. One wonders what is in store for us in the next twelve months? The last six months have been a roller coaster of an upheaval, you cannot argue that. I spent a good deal of time sulking about it, but now I try to look…

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Winter Outings – Fungi Hunt

So I mentioned in a post the other day that Hubby and I went on a fungi hunt with some photographer friends recently. It had rained the previous night, so the ground was extra muddy, but the clouds had stopped it from getting really cold. We had several days recently of 0C, but it was…

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Mobile Mondays: Shooting and editing in Lightroom on my phone — Photofocus

I recently took it upon myself to not only use only my Samsung S9 mobile phone, but to also shoot and edit in Adobe Lightroom for mobile. 46 more words Mobile Mondays: Shooting and editing in Lightroom on my phone — Photofocus

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Extension tubes: The good, the bad & the ugly — Photofocus

What are extension tubes you ask? They sit between your lens and your camera body, reducing the minimum focus distance of your lens and magnify your images. 45 more words Extension tubes: The good, the bad & the ugly — Photofocus

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