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This is written in response to a recent post by Trey Ratcliff, ‘Why I don’t use watermarks’. I saw an opportunity, in timely response to Trey’s post, to express my own feelings about watermarks. As we’re friends and have even hosted a [...]
Originally written in 2011 for Pixiq, republished here.
What is style? How do you define your own style? And why do we need one? In this post I am going to try answer those difficult questions.
First I define the word. A style is a manner of doing something, a combination of features to someone’s work or [...]
Big news on the sponsor front!
We’ve been very lucky this year, after gaining sponsorship with Nikon for camera gear and with Lupolux for constant lighting, to now add something absolutely awesome to our arsenal…
Matt and I are both delighted to welcome PRIOLITE on board the Miss Aniela boat… incredible flash lighting handmade in Germany.
Seven years [...]
Calling all fashion photogs in the UK! I am going to be judging the entries for a special fashion-themed photography competition. This open to both new and seasoned fashion photographers alike…
There is not long now until the deadline of 22nd February to get your submission in. It’s free to enter – you only need to press [...]
I’m finally sharing the results of a very interesting art commission.
This is the Kai Face.
It is the biggest thing I’ve ever worked on, in terms of time I spent on it (indescribable), and also size – this is a piece not made for the internet. It’s going to be printed at least 2 metres tall.
Here we are at the close of another grand year. 2012 has been materially fruitful, shooting in London, Paris, LA, New York – and even Dubai on a holiday. I’ve had a second book published with Ilex/Pixiq, Creative Portrait Photography, and created lots of new work – with [...]
Our LA Fashion Shoot Experience is coming up in October, and we’ve added an exciting twist!
The event is a 2-day experience made up of the Fashion Shoot Experience and a full Miss Aniela workshop. You are now invited to individually join the workshop, the Fashion Shoot Experience, or both – to [...]
After a careful hunt for a new location, we can now confirm our next LONDON Fashion Shoot Experience for 8th & 9th September!
Our next shoot is taking place at Lordship Park, a large Victorian house in North London with four distinctively-styled floors. We went for a visit to check it’s right for our event, and [...]
My new book is here! It is now available to buy on Amazon.co.uk and Amazon.com. And will be in your local bookshop soon, if not already. Above is the UK cover, below is the US cover:
I am thrilled for the new book. Of course, along the way was hard work, a bit of deadline stress [...]
We pulled off our first stateside Fashion Shoot Experience!
When Matthew first suggested taking our event to New York I was highly sceptical at the scale of such a task! But with the experience of a year of London Shoot Experiences, the prospect became decreasingly daunting. Once we had the right location nailed [...]