Amber Tutton

I have wanted to photograph Amber for many years now, but with her being based in the south of England there haven’t been many opportunities. This series of shots was taken at Pure Studios in Preston, based in a typical old Lancashire cotton mill with many quirky little corners that need to be used. As…

Zara Watson at Salford Quays

On a wet Friday night a small group of photographers worked with the energetic north-east model Zara Watson in the Salford Quays area of Manchester. Our objective was to put into practice some techniques for balancing ambient light with off-camera flash. This was certainly a challenge at times because of the rapidly changing natural light…

Raphaella and the Medieval Hall

Just had a great shoot with the fabulous Raphaella Withlove, a Manchester based model and I’ve never had as many ‘keepers’ from one shoot. The day started at AWOL studios in Manchester where we did some ‘arty’ type stuff using minimal directional lighting – mainly low key and concentrating on capturing form and shape. Raphaella…

Velocity Studios and Jen Brook

On Saturday I have a day booked at Velocity Studio in Chorley, Lancashire. I have not really done any studio work or people photography for that matter, I usually wait for people to get out of my shots rather than plan them in! So an early start on a Saturday morning saw me leaving with…