Salt Print for Brighton Photo Fringe

Irish Travellers Brighton Photo Fringe Exhibition 2016

The Brighton Photo Fringe as part of the Brighton Photo Biennial is nearly upon us. I’ll be exhibiting much of my work from the last two years travelling to Ireland. There will be sound, stories, text, large graphics and a set of twenty beautiful salt prints. To register you interest please indicate on FaceBook 🙂 See the exhibition write up by Phil Coombes Head of Photography at the BBC, BBC […]

Head Firrst Acrobats, Brighton Fringe City

One to One Photography Training

I offer one to one tuition for a one-day photography course for £250 per day. This is for a local course but will travel for additional mileage costs and/or accommodation. I also have a guest room to rent for those further afield. After a briefing on what we are going to be looking for we’ll get you out taking images, thinking about and recognising opportunities as they arise. After the […]

Festival and Event Photography Workshop

My interest in people photography began when I started taking images of the varied Brighton outdoor events and festivals. After my first event, I uploaded all of my images to Flickr and noticed a marked surge in activity on my account. People were searching for the images and I discovered that if my images were different or unusual they would fly to the top of flickr search for images of […]

Brits on holiday british life award winner

British Life Awards and the stories behind the images

I always advocate taking the time to enter some awards, if you win there is usually quite a lot of exposure that goes with it. Many ask an entry fee, so you need to be choosy. Go for ones that get lots of publicity, that way you get more than just a prize, you get yourself out there which is good. Some of those who notice you may become your followers […]

Client portrait shoot

Can you make money out of street photography?

Simple answer, you can but it’s probably the hardest photography genre to make money at. I take street images because I love it, I could make a lot more by doing weddings, product or studio work. It’s the love of it that keeps me going, if it were the income I’d have given up years ago. Most street photographers have jobs that sustain them; street photography is what they do […]

Being Human in a Digital World

Until recently I had been in charge of digital marketing for a business since the beginning of the Internet. I’ve seen many changes in the ways we use online tools to promote a business. It all moves along so fast it barley gives you time to stop and think about what you are doing. Now I am primarily a photographer, I need to apply some of what I’ve learned over the […]