Regular Random – 5 Minutes with my new Planner

I recently wrote a post about my introduction to the world of Planners, I had decided, as it seems to be the thing to do, I would set up a little mini Still Life session. It was later in the afternoon, soft gorgeous light coming in through the studio window, the more I use both my window…

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A whole new world of Planners

OK, so it’s no secret I am in the middle of rebranding my portrait photography business and I am about to do a big marketing push. I have my new website, I even have new business cards, brochures, and outlook. I need to keep myself motivated and organized…you just know I am a fool for…

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Regular Random – Dying Chrysanthemum

I bought some Chrysanthemums for a photo shoot and as per usual did a few little mini shoots as well, then promptly forget them! I was tidying up in the studio days later and noticed they were nearly dead, but I plucked this last one and had a quick little play, great for Regular Random,…

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Regular Random – Cupcake Reflections

I get a bit stir crazy on holidays and just start looking for random things to do, sad isn’t it, I mean what’s wrong with picking up a good book? I just cannot seem to do it when I get really, really bored. So I had this leftover cupcake and decided to play with some…

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Friday Flowers

Something soft and pretty for your Friday, Summer flowers shot just before Christmas, and only recently had time to do anything with them. So while I am away enjoying a week with my family in Brisbane, you can enjoy something light, bright and fresh. All shot on the Nikon, with the 16-85mm lens, ISO200, F/5.6…

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Regular Random – Vintage Chair

Welcome to the last day of 2017! As you read this I am probably fighting my way through airport traffic and trying to find the rental car desk; Happy Holidays! I recently acquired a vintage chair, according to the guy in the antique store it was 120 years old and made of mahogany, found in…

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Fabulous Friday – Post Christmas Wrap Up

I did a little photo shoot before Christmas and I never really did anything with the images which didn’t quite make the Christmas e-Card, so I figured I may as well put them in a post, a sort of Post Christmas Wrap up, all potential cards, that never quite made the cut. So, what did…

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Food Photography – Rustic Bruschetta

Last week I had a few days of total bliss; no work, just pottering around doing what I want, I slept in, tidied up in the studio, played around with Still Life, got a haircut. One particular day I decided as it was just me home for lunch, I would buy some fresh crusty bread…

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Regular Random – Sweets for the Sweet

I missed last week’s Regular Random, a week before Christmas and everything was so hectic, sometimes you just gotta let things slide. This week I had a few days to potter and play in the studio and something I have been meaning to do is photograph this gorgeous coffee cup Desley gifted to me and…

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Regular Random – Spring Gerbera Pt 2

Last week, I had such a wonderful time with these fresh cream colored gerbera, I did two different settings, so I did two different 5 Minute Regular Randoms as well Here are the rules for Regular Random: choose a subject or a scene spend five minutes photographing it – no more! try to not interfere…

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