Laura

2017-03-18T18:07:06+00:00Categories: Blog, Featured, Portraiture|

Laura visit the studio recently for a portfolio update. She is new to modelling as she trained as an actor in film and theatre. Modelling and Actors headshots can be simple as well as artistic. Sure you need plain and simple looks for casting directors but why not mix it up at the studio while you are there, and given you get all the images I produce from the session, you might as well!

Eva the Ballerina

2017-03-16T11:35:08+00:00Categories: Blog, Featured, Portraiture|

Eva the Ballerina, visited recently for studio dance portfolio.... Dancing is Eva's passion since the very young age of 3, and one of her favourite types of dance is contemporary as well as her natural talent for ballet. As well as training on classical and contemporary dance, Eva is an Actor, Singer and part time model. Dance is a fantastic medium for photography, even is a small boutique studio, as there are plenty of shapes and

Ewelina

2017-03-09T10:01:00+00:00Categories: Blog, Portraiture|Tags: , , , , , |

Ewelina came in for a female portraiture session a few weeks ago. We shot a number of different styles from fashion shots through to some implied topless nude images which she particularly wanted. My sessions are for a couple of hours and offer hair and make up options in addition to the studio shoot. There is plenty of time for clothing changes and discussions about styles, levels and image planning. Booking is very simple and can be

Madeleine

2017-02-23T18:15:28+00:00Categories: Blog, Portraiture|Tags: , , , , , , |

Maddy came in for a modelling portfolio shoot She has a very unique look and worked hard with me to create a number of fantastic fashion, fine art and composite styled images. We are also producing a selection of composite images based on an Alice in Wonderland theme To book your session Modelling Portfolio sessions are a couple of hours, and includes as many clothing and styling

Tips to Prepare for Your Boudoir Session

2017-02-18T13:09:26+00:00Categories: Blog, Boudoir, News & Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Tips to Prepare for Your Boudoir Session Choose your Wardrobe. Classic underwear and lingerie is fantastic and shots really well. We'd suggest this is a good moment to go out and choose something sexy and beautiful - treat yourself to some really great lingerie. (But don't forget to remove the labels). Try and avoid Thongs & G-Strings, they don't always look good in boudoir photographs, these designs are fine for glamour pictures but doesn't work

Lyssa

2017-01-31T22:07:00+00:00Categories: Blog, Nudes, Portraiture|Tags: , , , , |

Lovely to have Lyssa in for her Female Fine Art photography session..... Were we able to produce a great blend of classic beauty shots and wall art which is what she wanted. I love to produce images that show both the light and the dark, the inner beauty and of course the outer... Images with narrative as well as tradition. Book your session today My Fine Art Pictures are

Helen

2017-01-26T20:40:10+00:00Categories: Blog, Nudes, Portraiture|Tags: , , , |

It was a pleasure to shoot Helen in the studio for her fine art portraiture session, design to create creative wall art... Fine art nude photography is a genre of fine-art photography which depicts the nude human body with an emphasis on form, composition, emotional content, and other aesthetic qualities. I also use the medium to create surreal wall art composite creations from each session.     How to Book

Female Fashion Shoot

2016-12-23T12:36:49+00:00Categories: Blog, Portraiture|Tags: , , , , , , |

Your fashion shoot: beauty and fashion tips You want to appear your best on your photoshoot. You know that the images will be seen by all your family and friends for many years. So we've collected some advice for you on beauty, fashion and photography. Work out your hairstyle in advance. Take a selfie or two to see how it looks on you. You still have access to book our own hair and makeup stylist anyway,

Head-shots do not have to be boring!

2016-12-16T20:19:01+00:00Categories: Blog, News & Blog, Portraiture|Tags: , , , , , |

A photograph of you... and yes, it does help sell! If like me you are user of Viking Direct office products you will remember that the catalogues always used to come with a photograph of Ian Helstead, the MD on every cover and it felt like half the pages. The reason is simple, brochures, flyers and catalogues all get a superior response when they feature a face, and when the person's image is repeated over

For His Eyes Only

2016-12-03T11:10:58+00:00Categories: Blog, Boudoir|Tags: , , , , |

Today's woman wants to be sexy, sensual and show her naughty side. Boudoir photography is about exploring your sexy side whether for yourself or your partner. Boudoir photography is known under several names: playboy style, glamor photography, Venus photography and “For His Eyes Only” are just some of them. They all come down to the same thing, you're own private makeover and photoshoot where you can look your best and naughtiest. The result? A gallery of airbrushed and retouched

Female Portraiture with Louisa

2016-11-17T15:17:55+00:00Categories: Blog, Boudoir, Portraiture|Tags: , , |

It was great to welcome Louisa to the studio for her Fine Art Female Portraiture session this week. The session was purchased for her by her partner via a Gift Certificate he purchased from me earlier in the year. The session included a makeover session with Sarah. If you want to purchase a session as a gift for your special lady, please get in touch.

Christmas Is Coming! Great Gift Ideas for You

2016-11-11T17:21:18+00:00Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

OK, I know this is a little early to be getting into the Christmas spirit, but I want to give you some Christmas ideas now so there is plenty of time to get them ready. It is also a great chance to cross things off your Christmas shopping list. Wall Art. I have a gorgeous range of framed and mounted pictures you can select, including traditional wooden frames and modern, contemporary acrylic and aluminium mounts for your images.

When to book your bump shoot

2016-11-01T18:29:00+00:00Categories: Blog, Featured, Maternity|Tags: , , , , , , |

At what point should you book your bump portrait session? Well really we want the biggest bump possible! So the response to when to book is as late as you can without running the risk of baby arriving before the shoot! Around 4 weeks before your due date is about perfect. But that is simply a guide, and anywhere from 12 to 2 weeks before your due date will be okay too. If you are having maternity leave,

My new fine art photography website is open for business

2015-10-07T00:00:46+01:00Categories: Blog, Featured|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

I have been meaning to create a new website dedicated to my fine art photography work for some time now... and here it is. I have more planned for it, but you have to start somewhere, right? Fine Art is the way forward for me at the moment, whether it is a commercial shoot, wedding or portraiture... I have new exciting ideas for images, so get in touch and have a chat about the next picture you will put

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