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May 21, 2019

With so many ways to be creative in photography I get really excited with many ideas for a photograph,  one area I find very interesting is sports action photography, but with a twist, its great to capture that split second moment and have that frame frozen, but I want...

April 28, 2019

The cheapest watch I could find, that was my mission! I decided I wanted to create a magazine advertising image using a really cheap watch, my goal was to replace the luxurious and expensive aspect of the image  with a unknown brand but still maintaining that feel of e...

April 18, 2019

So you have just picked up your first light or you have had one light for a while now and you are wondering what more you can create with just that one light, well you can create LOADS.  I see many post/comments saying they can't do that as they only have one light and...

April 14, 2019

Easiest way I know to get creative with lighting!

March 24, 2019

 Creating a dramatic portrait, moody ,emotional, edgy, dark, the subject/model, scene and clothing help portray all of those  but one ingredient that remains constant to help achieve the drama is light, shadow and highlight, in this blog post I cover how I lit thi...

March 6, 2019

Have you ever found yourself looking at your childrens toys and thought to yourself man that would look great in an image? Well I have, I do and I love creating images this way, trying to create a realistic/sureal image which tells a story from using nothing more than...

December 11, 2018

Hey guys  I have been really looking forward to sharing this post and the video which goes into it in more detail (link below), for all of the new photographers new to lighting and to all who think they are limited by their lack of gear! Well in this blog and video I w...

February 27, 2018

Music makes the world for around! It creates moods, feelings, emotions which when combined with video can create an amazing and powerful experiencel for the viewer, this has all become so obvious to me in the last couple of years making content for my youtube channel....

January 5, 2018

Ever wondered how you can create volumetric lighting and light rays in both your stills and video? Well in this blog post and  video I will show you  how to create them the practical way using just card, smoke and light !  and it’s great fun! Below is a list of all the...

October 18, 2017


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Tokina 16-28mm 2.8  http://amzn.to/2CfRkBF

Audio Takstar sgc-598  http://amzn.to/2C0il7L

Pixapro 580mkii  http://amzn.to/2En4Z7x   

Rosco speedlite gels http://amzn.to/2CqxJOe

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