In the studio with Nicola Paige part three

Our last look for the day on a recent studio, was this cool punk princess look. HMUA Teighan Felton went to town with the glitter, creating a grungy, yet cool punk look for Nicola. The skirt, tiara and steam punk hat are all part of the studio wardrobe, as is the jewellery…I just kept adding…

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In the studio with Nicola Paige part one

Excited to bring this post to you. I was recently contact by the Mum manager of 11 year-old Instagram Influencer Nicola Paige about doing a studio shoot with Nicola. I must admit this was something a little outside my wheelhouse. I didn’t want to shoot anything that was age inappropriate, but I rarely photograph this…

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In the studio – Carnival Jesters

I really enjoyed working with Andrea Gardiner the other week and I was so totally looking forward to the couples shoot with her partner James. I wanted something old fashioned sweet and romantic, with, of course, a dark edgy twist…Carnival Jesters. We also brought in a new makeup artist for this one, Bella. Models –…

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In the studio with Emma Ray, Pt two

Yesterday I shared our Breakfast at Tiffany’s inspired studio shoot, with Emma, today is Pretty Woman. Remember the Polo scene and that dress? Emma showed me pics of the dress and hat and said we simply had to do something. We did a few other soft floral images, but I really wanted to feature these…

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In the studio with Emma Ray

Another new face in the studio this year is Emma Ray, Emma does pinup and Vintage modelling, so it was a treat to have her and HER clothes and accessories in the studio recently. Our first theme was Audrey Hepburn, Breakfast at Tiffany’s inspired, can you tell? I have two lovely new backdrops too, the…

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In the studio – with Jesi Faun

Last week I shared the new images with model Andrea Gardiner, today it is Jesi Faun. I met her through a model call-out. Sadly due to a GPS error she was quite late so our shoot got cut short, but I still managed to capture some great shot. Both dresses, again from the studio wardrobe,…

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In the studio – with Andrea, Pt two

So last week I shared the first look with Andrea, Arwen, today it is Galadriel. Again the dress, Celtic necklace (also works as a headpiece) and silver star headpiece have been in the studio wardrobe for a few years, the gold and crystal crown is new from Wish, sadly it arrived heavily damaged and just…

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In the studio – with Hayley

You may not remember Hayley, as it turns out it has been a few years since she was last in the studio, but we have always had loads of fun; Rapunzel, Film Noir Boudoir, Film Noir Private Eye, Damsel & the Villain. She loves a bit of Vintage styling. So she joined my recently for…

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Monday’s Musings…

So the studio opened back up last week, and boy what a busy week! I had three portrait sessions and conference call with the States. I have been given the opportunity to be on the editorial team at Photofocus.com, so that’s pretty cool. But it means I need to write at least one editorial a…

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In the Studio – Merlin

Meet Merlin the black lab, such a gentle giant and such a good boy. He wore the Santa hat and the reindeer ears and checked out Santa’s snack and sat on the chair…nothing was too much trouble. To say his Mum loved the photos is an understatement…love doing these so much. Well, that’s it for…

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