So I have realised I need to practice  and one of the ways I can do this is by setting myself a project.  These images are part or a project I am currently working on.  They are far from perfect but I am making progress.    

Food Photography Project 1 – Healthy or Not?


So I’ve been on my 2nd Food Photography Course. This one with William Reavell was very different to that of Ion Paciu. Ion’s course used studio lights where as Williams was all about natural light. Both courses were good in their own right. William runs a second day which I […]

My 2nd Food Photography Course


Last night I had my first experience of a model photo shoot. A small group of 6 of us from the Ampthill and district camera club spent the evening shooting photos of Roisin, a professional model.  You can see more of her work here on Purpleport http://purpleport.com/portfolio/roisinmm/ with more details on her Facebook […]

My first photo shoot with a model



Last Sunday I went on my first food photography course. I plan to go on a number of these. This was a one day workshop in London with Ion from Photoion.co.uk . Ion took us through the basics of food photography including some styling tips, studio setup and lighting.  These are […]

The 1st of many food photography courses


These shots of food I have taken are my first of food photography.  I have booked myself on some courses for next year relating to food photography.  It was quite fun choosing the props today and was a welcome break from Christmas shopping.

Food Photography


Here are some images taken tonight from around London. It’s starting to feel alot like christmas.. 

London Lights



Today I took a little walk down to the Moor in Flitton searching for some Autumn inspiration. This is a selection of 8 images from the moor.

Autumn on Flitton Moor


Yesterday I had the pleasure of photographing all sorts of wonderful creatures with the Ampthill and District Camera club and the Reptile Road Show. Here is a selection of my shots. I wish I could have managed a shot with a tongue sticking out, hey ho..

Reptile Shoot


I don’t think I have ever stood and taken a sunset picture in England before.  This of course is a practice of low light photography. Before I took this photograph I looked on the internet for settings suitable for sunset photos.  I found a page which recommended Shutter speed 1/30 […]

Ampthill Park Sunset



Today I went to Woburn Gardens in the hope of doing some Autumn shots but the rain and sleet sent me to the coffee and gift shop. On leaving the car park I noticed a lone deer and was able to open the car window and take some shots.  I […]

Dry Weather Photographer