Category archives: Urban portraits

  • Dramatic urban light portraits at disused car park

  • I am in the process of re-thinking my post-processing workflow and I need to test and time my new speed-editing shortcuts by applying them to a large number of raw images from the past portrait and documentary photography sessions. These dramatic light urban portraits are such a re-edit.The phot[...]
  • Brindley Place urban photo session - Taj (Part 3)

  • In the final installment of our urban portrait session for Taj we left Brindley Square (Part 1 and Part 2 were more about strong clean lines) and hit the streets looking for colours, textures and some environmental flair. Taj's coat helps him to stand out against the sea of colours that make a moder[...]
  • Urban portraits - Cycle Chic - Taj (Part 1)

  • This story started when Taj, the man behind The Rakish Gent, a Birmingham-based menswear and lifestyle blog, emailed me some inspiration images to suggest the direction in which he would like to take our urban portraits session. All of them had a distinct street style feel and clean editing, and uti[...]
  • Birmingham Street Style Project - Shaun

  • Some men are incredibly cold-resistant! I wouldn't dream of wearing just a piece of knitwear to keep me warm this season, but Shaun whom we stopped outside the ICC for our Birmingham Street Style Project looked quite comfortable in his grey knitted cardigan that he got in Little Italy at Northfields[...]
  • Birmingham Street Style Project - Aran

  • It was so cold when we were waiting outside the International Conference Centre to find new faces for our Birmingham Street Style Project and in collaboration with The Rakish Gent!Keeping warm, wrapped up and insulated was understandably the theme of the day. Also, perhaps subconsciously, I was [...]