Monday’s Musings…

Such a busy weekend, I need a rest.  I had a super huge week as well. Last Monday I photographed a local council kids after school activity program, run by my friend Gemma from Circus Tricks, so well attended and so much fun. I spent Friday, Saturday, Sunday behind the camera and I am still…

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Mondays Musings…

What started off as a slow week, ended up quite busy. Jess joined me in the studio for an impromptu photo shoot, I wanted to try some different lighting and posing, I have only just discovered Emily Soto and some of her work really spoke to me and I wanted to just play. I had…

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In The Studio – Jess and Connor

Now you all know Jess, she sits for me all the time, but I bet you never knew she has a Son? This is Connor, he was diagnosed earlier this year with Autism and can be a handful for single mum Jess. Jess said she had not had any really nice professional photos of Connor…

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Out of the Studio – Lady in the Lake

Blade……Technically it is Lady of the Lake, but poor Blade was in the lake. The Lady of the Lake is a character of Arthurian legend. Different writers give her different names. Her roles include giving King Arthur his sword, Excalibur, taking Arthur to Camelot after the Battle of Camlann, raising Lancelotafter the death of his father, and of enchanting Merlin. She is called Nimue, Viviane,…

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Sneak Peek for Megan

When I first started my Photography journey four years ago, I was asked if I could take some headshots for a young dancer named Megan, sure I said and did the whole lot and put them all on a CD, and charged next to nothing, because at the time I had no real idea of…

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Sneak Peek for Gemma, Hello Sailor

Miss Gemma Trick (Stage Name) is not new here on my blog, we have done a few marketing images since I met her almost 1 year ago, we started with her Christmas Elf images and have done The Great Gatsby, and The Red Queen.  Gemma is an incredibly talented entertainer and performer, she is also teaching hoops…

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In The Studio – In Bed with Marilyn

Inspired by Douglas Kirkland’s White Sheet shoot with Marilyn Monroe in 1961, the softness, the feminity, the innocence and subtle sexuality of Marilyn, we wanted to recreate the ‘feel’ of those iconic photos.  I am totally in love with these White Sheet Boudoir style shots, especially in Black and White and will hopefully be doing…

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Monday’s Musings

We have had some rather nice Spring weather, not overly warm as yet, but we will supposedly get more of that this week, just in time for a 5 days weekend for me, YES! 5 days, woohoo. So what’s on? Nothing as yet, looking at setting up a few bits and pieces, but otherwise just…

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In The Studio – Sneak Peek for Mandy

This has to be one of my favourite client shoots to date, I adore how they have turned out and my client, Mandy is in love with her Sneak Peek, that red dress is a killer shot. Mandy originally just wanted a casual look with jeans and T-shirts, but relented and visited a Thrift Store…

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In the Studio – Sneak Peek for Jill

Had the lovely Jill in the studio recently, such a big heart and a warm personality… Jill told me this story, which I found totally awesome and uplifting, I hope you do too… Jill had been sitting in a cafe, getting a coffee before an appointment. While visiting the ladies room she heard a woman…

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