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Shooting the “white noise” hair collection for Mai Ha at Trevor Sorbie

Shooting the “white noise” hair collection for Mai Ha at Trevor Sorbie

A few months ago I was asked by Mai Ha at Trevor Sorbie to shoot her latest hair collection. The images are for the British Hairdressing Awards and for PR. The competition calls for four images to be submitted in round one, and if you’re successful to make it to…

Location Food Photography

Location Food Photography

Of all the subjects I photograph, I tend to find food photography more demanding than most. The chef wants it to convey everything he’s put into the preparation, along with detail and texture. The ambience of the restaurant has to register too, with a feeling the food belongs in that…

Beauty and the Dish

Beauty and the Dish

  Further to my last post, and continuing the development of images for the Lencarta catalogue, I had another opportunity to work with Nicola, one of my favourite models. I originally met Nicola when I photographed her wedding in the summer of 2010, and we’ve been good friends ever since.…

A simple product shot – how and why I did it, part 1

A simple product shot – how and why I did it, part 1

This is just a simple product shot, and this blog is about how I went about photographing it and why I did it this way. Please watch the video, which shows how the shot was set up. Like the iPhone advert, it’s a case of ‘sequence shortened’ and I’ve left…