Archive for August 2010

“I Knew the Bride When She Used to Rock n’ Roll” or “don’t stop me now” (there’s so much more to shoot)

Last week I was viewing the online album for a wedding some friends had recently attended in Sussex.  A nice professional website from a (very expensive) London -based photographer set the tone, but I winced when I reached the gallery and found a staggering 511 pictures to look through ! Why do today’s wedding photographers feel the need to […]

We are sailing . . .

An interesting shoot last week with specialist navigation technology company ECDIS Ltd in Fareham  ECDIS provide navigation training and consultation in Electronic Chart Display and Information Systems (ECDIS) for commercial and military shipping and has one of the coolest simulators I’ve seen in a long time.  If you stare at the screens for too […]

Sign of the times…

Sad to hear this week of the demise of yet another news photo agency. When I moved to Hampshire last winter I started shooting ad-hoc press work for Picture It Now, a very successful small news photo agency based just down the road from me in Horndean.  Principal Rod Kirkpatrick said in a letter to […]