The workshops have been going very successfully the past couple weeks. Nick and I have been having a great time taking enthusiastic photographers out at dawn. We have a route that takes us into the deep dark City, we have done it many times in the past year, but last week, to my amazement, I made an image I never saw before, even though I had been there a dozen times or more. And what really surprises me is the fact that, in my opinion(which is not much when it comes to my own images!) it’s one of the best I’ve taken in the area. Should I be surprised that I saw something new when all I do is “see” all the time? I’m always on …been this way since I can remember.I think all photographers can relate. Those of you who can’t – that’s what it is to be a photographer. Beauty in all its forms is our inspiration.
I am really fired up at the moment. I had an amazing trip to the Amalfi Coast earlier this month; that place is out of this world beautiful. On Tuesday I went out for a very fun photo walk with my Light Monkeys group – plus I am pitching for a cool new art project […]
Today I want to give you a super-simple idea that, if you can grasp it, and then put it into practise, I guarantee will really help your photography. What we are basically doing as photographers is looking at the world, identifying interesting subjects and organising them accordingly. The way I like to approach this is […]
I was up very early this morning. In the streets of East London I watched the pre-dawn sky change colour, from the magnificent midnight blue to ever lighter shades of blue. Colourful ribbons of pinks and yellows burst across the sky, and little wisps of purple and blue clouds appeared and disappeared at random. There […]