I’ve had the great pleasure once again to be the roving event photographer at the Steampunk and Pirates Yule Ball, held annually at the Exeter Phoenix arts centre and creative hub since 2013. The Ball, conceived and organised by the talented and outgoing Fey Pink, has become one of the key events of the UK Steampunk scene
Last Friday morning I was at the Hereford Left Bank on the invitation of Terence Rowberry of the jazz band Eclectic, to take photographs of the band that they could use to promote themselves (they’re currently sorting their website and I’ll link to that once it’s running). I’d not met the band or heard them play before, and I was really looking forward to it.
I was asked to return to be the official event/documentary photographer for the South West’s biggest Steampunk event, Exeter’s Steampunk Yule Ball, held on Saturday 12 December 2015. Now in it’s third year, I’ve had the great fortune to be invited by the organiser, Jola Pawlikowska of The Mysterious Freakshow, to be the photographer at each event. The people who came along in their Victorian-inspired finery were, as usual, friendly, welcoming and a great group to spend a day and […]