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Year Two (135) - Band Lighting

Watching a live gig is an amazing experience, you can see the talent of the musicians, enjoy their music, appreciate the work that goes into creating the set and the lighting that makes the ambience of the event so special.  The skill for the…

Year Two (104) - Wedding Details

It is also a great pleasure to photograph a wedding, but what makes a wedding special and unique to the couple in my opinion are the little details that they have created to make their day their own, and it is essential as a photographer to…

Year Two (94) - Studio Children

I love working with flash rather than studio lights as I think it is so much more portable... but you can create the studio high key look really well... but there are some tricks to getting the eye contact that you need to make the image work. This…

Year Two (88) - Motorbikes

Another opportunity to photograph bikes with the Old Bakery photography group - I say another opportunity as one of the first sessions I attended and blogged about was a motorbike shoot - you can revisit it here - memories from September 20…

Year Two (58) - Adding Extra

Taking photos is fun, deciding on ways to use and share those photos is even better - and the recent shoot that I undertook made me think it was time to add some more images to my greeting card collection - and the frogs jumped to my attention. As…

Year Two (57) - Reptiles again...

An evening an Old Bakery taking photos of reptiles on various set ups - there were three set ups - two with studio lights and one with flash - the one with flash was my set up and involved a light box and one flash ... I had brought along various…

Year Two (51) - Lauren

Off to the Old Bakery last night and the theme was dancing - we had two dancers turn up, but I focused on only one of them - Lauren. I picked her up before the shoot, and discovered she had never had her photo taken as a dancer / model and she…

Year Two (43) - Controversial

Today's post is more controversial than usual, it is not necessarily a nice topic and perhaps is not for the person who is easily offended - so if you are then please do not click read more... However there are times when all photographers…

Year Two (37) - Abstract Art

The topics for the Old Bakery are sometimes obscure and a little odd, sometimes you instinctively think that you know what you can create based on that theme,, others a little but more challenging - partly because you have to take all your equipment…