That time of year……new

I have not posted in a very very long time. The reasons are many but two reasons stand out. Firstly I was made redundant from the day job, yikes! so I needed to focus on finding new employment with the day job skills I have to offer. Thankfully I am now back in work and it’s going well. Learning curve is steep again as you would expect when starting a new job but all is good. Secondly we have not been able to get away in the camper so my desire to pick up the camera has been low.

Putting all this behind and starting to think about my photography again I begin to realise I am coming to the end of my 1camera1lens project with my Fujifilm XE1 and 35mm lens. So what did this journey teach me. Continue reading That time of year……new

Learning the strobist stuff

Currently I have been working on business portraits and I have to say its becoming one of my favourite things to shoot. I pleased I have a few more coming up again soon. I’m not sure what it is about a portrait that is required for business other then the client turns up know they need a good shot of themselves to put out to the world and therefore has some expectations that you need to meet and when you do there is a great sense of achievement that that makes me a happy photographer.

Read on for some details of some of my shoots. Continue reading Learning the strobist stuff