Lancaster Photographic Society Open Day

At present, Lancaster Photographic Society has an exhibition running in the former Game shop in the St. Nicholas Arcade in Lancaster, in which several of my images are currently being exhibited. On Saturday we had our open day.  Being on the committee, myself and several other committee members manned the exhibit for the day, and […]

A New Genre (for me anyway)

As I’ve mentioned before, Street photography’s something that’s never really appealed to me all that much in the past (looking at the results of it, sure, but not shooting it myself). It’s a very minimalist, spur of the moment, and somewhat chaotic & unpredictable form of photography. There’s absolutely nothing wrong with that, but I […]

A Day in Manchester

On Tuesday I had the opportunity to spend the day in Manchester with a couple of other photographers and a group of models.  I knew the day would present many challenges, as I typically do not shoot in the middle of town or city centres, I’ve never worked with male models before, and the weather wasn’t […]

The Virtues of Assisting – Part 1

I have to say from the outset, that while this article is “Part 1”, it is by no means a planned series.  I just know that at some point I will be writing more on this topic. During the first 8 or 9 years of my life with a camera, the type of subjects I […]