Category archives: Announcements

  • Testing coloured gels on Helen, my fav model

  • What does a photographer do on a quiet Saturday night? Testing coloured gels portrait lighting setup on my favourite model, Helen, in our living room. Helen is a hairdressers mannequin we bought to  stand in for John when he got tired of his onerous modelling duties (you know the kind, "Please-pleas[...]
  • #existinphotos - a moving message from Sue Bryce

  • I had a lump in my throat when I watched Sue Bryce, a portrait photographer and educator, encouraging people to #existinphotos during her CreativeLive workshop.Everyone deserves a beautiful portrait of themselves, especially women - wives, mothers, mothers-in-law, grandmothers. I heard Germain G[...]
  • Urban Portraits Dumfries project is launched!

  • On August 5 2014 I sent out an open call via Facebook , Twitter and Google+ for volunteer models that would like to take part in a new photography project called URBAN PORTRAITS DUMFRIES.The project aims to create collaborative portraits of Doonhamers in various Dumfries town centre locations wh[...]
  • Updating portfolio galleries

  • Following our move to Dumfries I have decided to expand my menu of services to offer location portrait sessions, wedding photography and engagement shoots in the area. New portfolio galleries are to be added of course to showcase these services. However my side-scrolling gallery setup, although easy[...]
  • Join the Print2014 trend

  • I have recently made a few posts on social media encouraging you to join the Print2014 trend and print and enjoy your digital photos in a tangible way rather than displaying them on your IPhone or computer screen. I have been inspired by a series of 'quotes by NoOne' from Preveal that makes fun of t[...]