Monthly Archives: September 2014

“A portrait is not made in the camera but on either side of it.”

The title to this blog post are words spoken by Edward Steichen (1879-1973) who is credited with producing the first fashion photographs ever published. He later worked for magazines including Vogue and Vanity Fair and his beautifully lit and crafted fashion images, mean he’s on … Continue reading

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“I am convinced that all of photography depends on the moment we press the release…

…I believe that you’re a photographer if you know exactly when to press the release” these are the words of Nicolasito Almanza in Bioy Casares’s novel The Adventures of a Photographer in La Plata.  And never is this more true than … Continue reading

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Continuous effort, not strength or intelligence, is the key to unlocking our true potential…

Winston Churchill’s famous quote has stuck a chord with me on a number of levels, especially after some recent photo-shoots. If you are following my photographic journey via my blog, you might recall that in the summer I wrote about … Continue reading

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