Shooting into the light = breaking photography rules?

Shooting into the light = breaking photography rules?

So, today’s article in Daily Mail claims that shooting into the light is breaking one of the fundamental rules of photography. And guess what? Not true. Well, I guess you can expect it from Daily Mail (and what’s all that talk about Kate’s baby...
Newborn Photographer Training with Pennycress Photography

Newborn Photographer Training with Pennycress Photography

In January, I travelled up to Norfolk to spend a day with one very talented lady – Vicki from Pennycress Photography, and one squishy newborn baby. Vicki is one of the leading specialist newborn photographers in the UK and works from her natural light home...
VSCO Film Presets for Lightroom – Review

VSCO Film Presets for Lightroom – Review

Now, if you’re not a photographer, you can scroll down to view the pictures, because the below will not make much sense to you, or even if it will, won’t be of much interest. I don’t make a secret of the fact that I am not in any way a Photoshop...
“Just how do you do it?”, part 3

“Just how do you do it?”, part 3

Another picture, another story, another happy accident. I was photographing the cutest little girl ever, Amelie. He mum styled Amelie to the top of the girly perfection, and we had fun taking photos around the park. As we headed to the playground for a change of...
“Just how do you do it?”, part 2

“Just how do you do it?”, part 2

I’m continuing my blog post series on how some of my all-time favourite images were achieved with this particular favourite of mine from a maternity photography session in West Dulwich. As I said before, most of my favourite photographs happened by accident, and...
"Just how do you do it?"

"Just how do you do it?"

People often ask me what’s my secret. How do I create my photographs? How do I come up with ideas? How do I get the children to cooperate? Well the thing is… very often I don’t. Often my most favourite photographs – the ones I proudly put in my...