Category: Characters

The Once Grand Hotel

This is the once Grand Hotel in Leigh-on-Sea, Essex. I went there quite a bit in my youth. Bands played there and I might have even played there myself. Far off days. Today it is empty and available for rent

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Which Witch?

This may not be the best example of standard portrait photography but then I’m not much of a standard portrait photographer. I find myself getting more and more involved in making images that are themselves made up of several other

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Sometimes It Happens

…. and a piece of kit stops working. In this case the second flash I was to be using on this shoot just refused to work correctly. Fortunately the other one still worked fine. But this totally changed the mood

Posted in Characters, Lighting, Processing, The art of image making

Couple of Nice Motors

They aren’t people but they are certainly characters. Shot last Saturday at the Prince of Wales pub in Merton. Dave Press and the Press Gang were playing there. Some amazingly beautiful cars turned up. These are just two of them.

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Did a shoot with Gemma last night. We had planned the time but not the characters. So it went from a 1940s girl to a bunch of other things. These are two of my favourites. I’ll be offering a Valentine’s

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