Happy Birthday Photography

Happy Birthday Photography

It was my wife’s birthday and we went to see our friends in The Netherlands. They had recently moved into their new house and had a new baby. Not with the house, that came separately! I took this with a Canon S95 and used the special features of the camera to isolate the colour. Amazing […]

Special Effects Photography

Special Effects Photography

Playing around at the weekend with some ideas. I decided to try and go for a ‘Stepford Wives’ style. So, at the weekend I took the photograph of her holding a book. I removed the book and took the photo. I cut her face out and photoshop’d it to give it some depth. I then […]

Light Trail Photography

Light Trail Photography

Thought I would experiment. I rigged the tripod on the back seat of the car (safely!). Put the camera on top and used the auto-focus to focus on the internal mirror – I did this bit during the day. I then switched the auto focus to manual in order to stop it from searching. I […]

Someone or Something Watching

Someone or Something Watching

Let me see. What shall we photograph today? Nice landscape? What about a still life? Tell you what. Why don’t you hide behind the door and say “BOO”. Got the idea from a Hammer horror film from the late 70′s. The photograph is actually the wife behind the bathroom door! I took the shot on […]

Photography in Barcelona

Photography in Barcelona

On a recent trip to the beautiful city of Barcelona I managed to visit the Casa Milà and the Nou Camp and tale some photographs. We went to the famous Sagrada Família – everyone refers to it as Gaudi’s Cathedral but what a disappointment! The cathedral is covered by tall cranes which kind of detracts […]

Lake District Photography Session

Lake District Photography Session

Had a brillaint time in the Lake District on a half day landscape course with Maria Burton. We learn’t a lot and thanks to her took some amazing photographs. Please take a look at her website. I have put the images on the home page. Hope to repeat this process in North Wales but going […]