Spring Price List

Well its here, spring and our price list for family portraiture. We came back from the SWPP convention earlier in the year and FOCUS 2011 laden down with product catalogues, some fantastic ideas and already some must haves in our offerings. However, while we finalise all of that we wanted to offer something nice, so…

Stadium Nursery Photoshoot

Massive rush of emotions at the moment, exhilarated, buzzing, tired, but most of all energised! I’m back from a Mother’s Day photoshoot at Stadium Nursery, West Ealing, photographing all the children there and a few families. Spent all day at the nursery and all the pre-planning paid off. I now have something like 1600 images…

Testimonials

A couple who I took their wedding photos last year have just sent me a testimonial and its left me feeling rather embarrassed (in a good way!)… “Thank you for playing such a special part in our wedding day in May 2010, without you we would not have the precious images that we hold so…

FOCUS 2011 reflections

Well FOCUS 2011 was certainly worth going to for us, although it required quite a bit of organisation as it was the first weekend that Tini and me would have together without Benjamin and Benjamin’s first ever nights away staying with somebody else, namely his grandparents and aunty.. maybe I should have said ‘besotted’ there…

FOCUS 2011

Looking forward to the FOCUS on Imaging 2011 event at the NEC, Birmingham which is on next week from Sunday 6 March – Wednesday 9 March. It’s a massive trade show for photographers and great for amateurs and professionals. I’m sure I’ll find plenty of inspiration regarding the technical side of things and doing my…

Flash head hire

Returned the hired flash heads today. Hiring them was a good idea as it allowed me to test them out and try before buying. I was also toying with the idea that might be worth hiring each time, but I’ve ruled that idea out. There’s the time factor of waiting and being around for the…

Portraiture and a flash rig test

Testing out a new lighting arrangement this weekend and first results are nice. The balance between the front and back lighting might need adjustment, but I like the results of the current settings. More experimentation over the weekend. [Tech specs: Using a Lastolite HiLite background and acrylic roll floor. HiLite lit from inside using two…