We are very excited about our new workshop schedule for the first quarter of 2013 which we are currently finalising. In 2013 we will be revisiting previous venues, the stunning and opulent 5* Prestonfield House in Edinburgh, the classical Pipewell Hall in Northamptonshire with beautiful interiors and set in a stunning landscape. Adding to our [...]
Another of Mr Faulkner’s divine hat’s on our model. Studio session with 1 light to prove you don’t need a bank of lights!
Been having a look through our archives and came across this 10×8 transparency taken back in 1987. This is a straight scan from the Epson V750. Faye’s hairstyling and set design wonderful as always and a fantastic location. Daylight and Ektachrome with a Gandolfi and 12″ Dagor.
Faye and I have some exciting new ideas for expanding the Boudoir genre which we will be revealing in some of our workshops in 2011!
Steven photographed against the white wall of the lecture theatre using only the modeling light on the Bowens 400 head fitted with the Bowens Fresnel spotlight. Steven and Zoe photographed with the Bowens 500 head fitted with the Fresnel spotlight attachment. A portrait of Zoe using a Bowens 500 head fitted with the Bowens Beauty [...]
Well we have had a busy few days so apologies for the lack of posts. We have just finished a 1-2-1 mentoring studio portrait session with Chris who brought Katrina who had kindly agreed to be his model for the session. We went through all of the basic lighting set-up for traditional studio portraiture as [...]
Today we have an image taken by Faye during our lighting workshop at the SWPP Convention. Christiane is actually standing on some bench seats in the Planet Bar area of the hotel and simply leaning back into the blue wall. The image was lit by a Bowens head fitted with a Bowens fresnel spotlight and [...]
Now I have started something by digging into the archives but though this was an interesting feature from 1992. For 4 years we did all the fashion spreads for Scotlands national newspaper The Scotsman. A wonderful experience working with top hairdressers, MUA’s stylists and journalists not forgetting the models of course. I think that despite [...]
Last weekend, before our Loxley workshop, we did a session with our dear friend Nicola aka. Vivien (her stage name) for her new London agent and for Spotlight. We also did some hair shots for her father who owns one of Edinburgh’s most prestigious salons. We have only just got round to processing the files [...]
Well as promised the final processed images from Monday’s Lighting workshop held @ Loxley Colour in Glasgow. We had wanted to get some exterior shots during the day but as usual the weather decided to be nasty and the rain just seemed to sweep over Glasgow and Loxley for most of the day. With one, [...]