June 19, 2010
"If God had intended photographers to use more than one light, he would have given us more suns..."
August 20, 2012
When you don’t want to make any major overhauls to a picture, such as moving granny ten paces to the left, this is all you need.
March 28, 2012
What many new photographers and quite a few not so new photographers probably do not realise, is that in the old days of black and white photography, half the work of the photographer was done in the darkroom, usually by his assistant. I don’t mean just run of the mill processing, but skilful manipulation of […]
November 17, 2011
There are three photographers who have had an influence on my style of black and white printing and photography. They are Irving Penn, Barry Lategan and David Bailey. Last year, through a writing competition, I won some tickets to see an Irving Penn Portraits exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, London. Those attending were to […]
August 22, 2011
There was complete lawlessness on the streets as the authorities were outnumbered. These photographs represent just a small fraction of the arson, thieving and mayhem that took place on that frightful and shocking night.
July 19, 2011
"Amazing lighting quality, how did you get that?" "Daylight"; came the simple reply.
May 13, 2011
"So your friend has asked you to do the wedding photos. You are a pretty good photographer, but the responsibility is niggling you and quite frankly, you don’t quite know where to start. Worry not my friend and read on..."