Bride Beautiful Exhibitions

I am very pleased to announce that Applephoto have been appointed “Official Photographers” for Bride Beautiful Exhibitions. Starting in January 2010 we will be at the wonderful Normanby Hall, followed by Grimsby Central Hall in February and Reeds Hotel in March. Full details of all the events can be found on the Bride Beautiful Exhibitions website. There are loads more exciting venues arranged for later in the year. As well as...

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Lola visits the studio

Actor Ceri Ashcroft currently appearing as Lola in Charlie and Lola’s Best Bestest Play popped into the studio at the weekend for some updated headshots. Ceri has made a career of playing young parts, here’s her quick resume: Ceri trained in devised and physical theatre at Central School of Speech and Drama.  Her recent projects have included: Charlie and Lola’s Best Bestest Play (Polka Theatre with Watershed Productions and...

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Blogroll and “Filthy” Chase

Over on the right of this page there is a little box named Blogroll. This is a list of some of the other blogs that I follow and I am very grateful to David Hobby of The Strobist for pointing out this fantastic video from Chase Jarvis. The action is in New Zealand and he is capturing some ski and snowboard shots for Sandisk, watch out for his interesting terminology and of course the Profotos flash units keeping up with 8 frames per second on...

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Full page in the Telegraph!

OK, so it’s the Grimsby Telegraph and I’ve had my images published in it numerous times over the years but this one is a bit special. Firstly it’s a full page in colour and secondly it features my wife Helen as she is about to start a run of Don’t Dress for Dinner. For those of you who don’t know, Helen is also my Make Up Artist and Stylist and goes under the name of Pinklady on many of the modelling websites....

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Beautiful Brides

I’ve been shooting some very beautifull bridal dresses for my 2010 wedding brochure. They were kindly supplied by Proposals of Abbeygate, Grimsby. As well as capturing some normal wedding day style images we also wanted to get some that had a slightly more fashion feel to them, Proposals have agreed to display some in their shop. Here are 3 of the shots, these were all taken with 2 small strobes controlled by the Nikon CLS system from the...

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