Coffee and Calligraphy

A Saturday of calligraphy, coffee and capturing the moment. My introduction to calligraphy came when my girlfriend started practising her calligraphy. A deceptively difficult practise that tests patience, skill and steady handedness. Things I have…

Alderley Edge, Social Photography

I think in life it is important to challenge ourselves. Having had problems with confidence and self belief in the past I feel this is something that has helped. While the actual challenge may not…

Kodak KDK Six-16

I love film, like really love it. I don’t know what it is in particular, but I definitely enjoy shooting and not seeing the images for weeks. The process in itself is more difficult, so…

Something New – Focus Stacking

I have been reading about the art of focus stacking for a while, and while I haven’t found a useful reason to try it out (or a good subject) I figure I should give it…

Vintage style flowers

So after what I thought was quite a successful first attempt at flashing flowers with my new SB-700 flash I thought I would try to get a few more images. I think the first time might…

Flashing flowers

One of the areas I haven’t really experimented with was strobes or flash guns. Feeling inspired and with a number of family events and weddings coming up I thought it would be a good time…