How I took it: Battle of the Bands Last night, at the invitation of The Mysterious Freakshow, I was at The Cavern, Exeter to take photographs of the Respect Battle of the Bands 2014 – deciding on one of the bands to play at the 2014 Exeter Respect Festival coming up in May/June 2014. If you’ve never been to The Cavern, well, it’s not cavernous –
How I took it: Steampunk Yule Ball 2013 Different photographers have different approaches to event photography to meet their client’s requirements. For clients, it’s important to know the style their chosen photographer works in, and the type of images they’ll get from it. For this article I’ll be referring to the photos I took at the Steampunk Yule Ball in Exeter last December as an example of the methods of photography that I use at events, and to illustrate some […]
Patience (and pets) Patience and pet photography go hand in hand. Pets often don’t do what you want when you want them to. They may have some brilliant tricks, but when you’ve gone to the trouble to get the camera out to capture it they mysteriously forget how to do it, or decide your camera is a far more interesting toy (though this can lead to it’s own great images).