On the 15th of August 2021, Oxford City Council held an event, #WeAreOxford, in the ‘meadow’ installation in Broad Street, to celebrate the diversity of the population, resident and transient, of Oxford. Street art, poetry, […]
On a recent trip to New Zealand I found myself exploring lots of different locations with lots (and lots!) of different photo opportunities. Having been a professional photographer for over 20 years I would like […]
How to photograph stained glass using real world examples and showing before and after post-production images.
A comprehensive guide on how to photograph stained glass using a recent shoot as an example. All pictures shown in this article were taken for Balliol College, Oxford (www.balliol.ox.ac.uk) after stained glass removal, cleaning […]
I often see articles about how a photographer should always have their camera with them just in case they come across a scene that is perfect timing for a perfect picture. Serendipity. However, realistically speaking […]
Towards the end of last year I took some pictures for a client of a rather unusual object. My client called and said she had in her possession a photograph of an ancestor and his […]
Part 2 of 2 – Age specific tips for photographing people. Here’s a few more tips for taking pictures of particular age groups: 0-1 year olds: Don’t make really abrupt movements. […]