Tag Archives: Event Photography

I come from an era where learning was not fun, it was endured. In fact the line between education and punishment was pretty thin. This made a recent photographic assignment all the more special. It was educational… and fun… at the same time! I was tasked by HIE to record primary 6 and 7 pupils […]

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We have photographed more than a few cups of tea and coffee in our time. A hot cup of something nice always makes everything better and that is true of photography as much as everything else. How to show somewhere is comfortable and welcoming? A nice cuppa sitting on the table by the window does […]

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It’s quite important. In our part of the world it can be why people come here. it’s a big selling point. It’s one of the big questions most people ask about properties. “What’s the view like?” No pressure then. All that we absolutely have to show is that where we are photographing resides in somewhere interesting/spectacular/astounding/breath-taking/beautiful. […]

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I had been commissioned to photograph the grand opening of Glenelg’s new football pitch. It had been part financed by a grant from the credit card company Capital One’s Grounds for Improvement scheme and they wanted publicity photographs. Their PR company sent a timetable for the days events, it was very detailed. I dutifully printed […]

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Photograph the hotel not the dog. the hotel not the dog. The hotel – yes. The dog – no. Doesn’t he look good? The  Hotel was lovely. The snag was this handsome and poised fellow. He cried out to be photographed. This is a problem that I’m pretty sure many photographers suffer from. We are by nature […]

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