Playgoers 2010/11 Season

I have just put together some slide shows for the new Playgoers website so thought I would share them on here. Select one of the galleries then use the menu bar at the bottom to navigate and control the slideshow, the images can also be displayed full...

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Fashion at East Barkwith

East Barkwith is the next village to us here in the Lincolnshire Wolds and I was delighted when they asked my to some pictures at their charity fashion show. It was the first time they had done anything like it and it went brilliantly. The clothes were supplied by  “Simply Nothing to Wear” of the Bailgate, Lincoln and the catwalk was built by the ever resourceful Chris Wilson. I thought it would be a good idea to create a DVD...

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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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The sportsman and the ballerina

I had the pleasure of working with two very talented people yesterday, Gareth Hains and Becky Blissitt. Gareth is a member of the 2009 England Under 21 Karate Team for the 2009 Karate World Championships Morocco (under 78kg section), Commonwealth Games Silver Medalist and 2008 British National double Bronze Medalist 2008 amongst many other titles. He is also one of the leading practitioners of Kata and had the idea to show the similarity of some...

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The problem with blogging

I keep saying that I am going to blog on a regular basis but as the majority of my blogs are about photo-shoots this presents a problem. The best time to talk about a shoot for me at least is just after the shoot, everything is still fresh in my mind and I’m full of enthusiasm for the results. In most cases I don’t have any images to show until the client has made their selection and I have subsequently edited them, this can be up to...

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Leah does Dita!

The lovely Leah travelled all the way from Gloucester and back in a day for a portfolio shoot. She brought some interesting outfits and wanted to do a Dita Von Tees styled shoot amongst other things. This girl has amazing stamina, a 4 hour drive followed by an 8 hour shoot and then another 4 hour drive. You can see more of Leah on her own website but here are a couple from our shoot. ...

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