Category: Lifestyle

  • Why I’m not a Pro Photographer

    Why I’m not a Pro Photographer

    The eternal debate of what defines professional over amateur still rages on in many forums, groups and online discussions, but this is not about my definition of what a professional is, more a confession of where I went wrong when trying to make the change from hobbyist to career.

  • High Vis Street Culture Festival 2019 – Street Art and more

    High Vis Street Culture Festival 2019 – Street Art and more

    One of the best places to explore in Birmingham for Street Art, for me, is The Custard Factory and surrounding Digbeth area. I often wander down around there at a weekend, as it’s a fairly short walk from the city centre. Once there you’ll find yourself surrounded by an eclectic mix of vibrant Street Art, […]

  • Central City Roller Derby – Sports Photography

    Central City Roller Derby – Sports Photography

    I had the great pleasure of being invited to a Roller Derby match at the weekend by my good friend Vee, or as her team mates know her, ‘Bunny Massacre’. I hasten to add that Vee is one of the nicest people you could ever meet and her love for bunnies certainly negates any assumptions […]

  • Blenheim Palace – architectural splendour

    Blenheim Palace – architectural splendour

    There are days when a trip out seems daunting at first, even the mere mention of a location fills you with trepidation, it seems too far, the journey may be tiring and stressful etc … If you’re not careful you can reach that point where you’ve talked yourself out of it and yet ironically later […]

  • Food Bloggers – food photography

    Food Bloggers – food photography

    I’m a big fan of food photography, and appreciate the time and effort put in to what may seem like simple snap of a shiny soup bowl or collection of moody vegetables. I’ve recently had the pleasure to work with a few bloggers who were looking for a well crafted image of a specific recipe […]

  • Just round the corner

    Just round the corner

    As the contemplations of Summer grow and the memories of Winter fade, it’s a comforting thought that nature is making plans for a new show to surprise and entertain us. If you’re one of the lucky ones who has a wonderfully kept garden, with neatly trimmed beds, perfectly leveled lawns and an abundance of flowers […]