Regular Random – Raspberry Friand

Let’s take a small break from the New Zealand trip, shall we? I felt like I had been holed up on the PC for days, sorting through photos and writing blogs posts, so I decided to go run a few errands, I picked myself up a yummy Raspberry Friand for my afternoon tea, and decided…

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The Family Cookbook

This post may seem a little random but bare with me. I have a cookbook, it’s quite old I think it was given to me when I first moved out of home, some 35 years ago. I have handwritten recipes in it, I used to cook ALL the time, cakes and slices and lasagna and…

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In The Studio – Summer Cherries

I posted some Blueberries last week, these cherries were part of the same project which got dumped, but still sharing them here, along with a behind the scenes set up shot. Sometimes things don’t always go as planned, but it is OK, because it has made me work harder than ever to create something truly…

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Regular Random – Red Velvet Cupcake

I recently bought some red velvet cupcakes for a sweet treat for a photography group meet up, I could not resist a quick little 5 minute set up while I waited for people to arrive… Would you like to join in the RegularRandom crew? Here’s how: choose a subject or a scene spend five minutes…

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Share Your World – 3rd Feb 2019

I almost laughed aloud when I read this week’s questions, you see it’s been a bit of a trying week, someone has been making my life awkward. I won’t go into details in case they somehow get wind of this, they really have a beef with me so it’s possible. It’s kind of my own…

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For the Love of Food – Just Released

I have been busily cooking and photographing up a storm for my brand new online classes, which has just gone live…I have been really busy just putting the finishing touches on it before it went live, and now it has. If you would like a Sneak Peek of what is in store, please feel free…

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Regular Random – Macarons

It has been a while since I did some food photography, I shot some colourful macarons last year, these are vanilla ones, along with a fab new dish I just bought and some lovely soft linen, gave it the old Dark & Moody treatment… I used both the 50mm Prime lens and the 50mm Macro…

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Food Photography – Pulled Chicken Sliders

Back with another recipe with the help of my slow cooker, this time slow cooked pulled BBQ Chicken. The Pulled Chicken was actually cooked the night before and served with rice. I suppose you could easily make it pork, for tradition pulled pork. So you could use this as a main meal or something yummy…

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Food Photography – Creamy Chicken and Bacon Carbonara Pasta

Yummy and versatile Lactose Free and Gluten Free Pasta recipe, cooked in a Slow Cooker.

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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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