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Scott, Swiss Strobist workshop, Lausanne

After a break of almost two years, and a handful of small lighting courses both on location and in the studio, I’ve decided to organize more free days of photography and learning in the style of the Swiss Strobist days. The day will allow participants to work in groups together with models, to try out […]

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Sara, Swiss Strobist workshop, Lausanne

After a break of almost two years, and a handful of small lighting courses both on location and in the studio, I’ve decided to organize more free days of photography and learning in the style of the Swiss Strobist days. The day will allow participants to work in groups together with models, to try out […]

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New portraiture section on my website

I’ve extended my website to include more focused sections within the photography area for landscapes, and today, for portraiture. Through the preparation for the first set of portfolio work, I came across a few unpublished gems; this one of Scott amongst them from this time last year. Shawn came up with the idea for the […]

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Sebi

Going through my archives today whilst preparing a show for the end of the month in Hampshire, I came across this great one of my friend Sebi, taken in 2005.

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Shawn

If you’ve been following my blog over the past few months, or subscribed to my Flickr stream, you will probably have seen the photos I’ve been doing in this style. I urgently need volunteers to pose for me to create more! If you’re interested, please read this blog post and send me an email!

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Scott

If you’ve been following my blog over the past few months, or subscribed to my Flickr stream, you will probably have seen the photos I’ve been doing in this style. I urgently need volunteers to pose for me to create more! If you’re interested, please read this blog post and send me an email!

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Scott

If you’ve been following my blog over the past few months, or subscribed to my Flickr stream, you will probably have seen the photos I’ve been doing in this style. I urgently need volunteers to pose for me to create more! If you’re interested, please read this blog post and send me an email!

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Backstage

Margot, Radu, Matthias, Shawn and Niall working together on this shot of Hacer at the Lausanne Strobist meetup. (The flash unit in shot was not used for the main photos.) The complete set of my photos from the day – including larger versions and exclusive pictures not published here at Flickr – is now online […]

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Radu

An outtake from the Strobist meet. Not a model, but Radu, standing in for Hacer, Sandra and Scott in preparation for this shot. The complete set of my photos from the day – including larger versions and exclusive pictures not published here at Flickr – is now online here.

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Sara in the firing line

An outtake from the Strobist meet. The complete set of my photos from the day – including larger versions and exclusive pictures not published here at Flickr – is now online here.

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Matthias

An outtake from the Strobist meet. Not a model, but a fellow photographer, standing in for Hacer in preparation for this shot. The complete set of my photos from the day – including larger versions and exclusive pictures not published here at Flickr – is now online here.

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Hacer, Scott and Sandra

The final shot of the day, which took a little bit of pre-preparation. Scott and I organized that he would be drenched and photographed at the end of the day, and this is the best shot of the batch I took. (Coincidentally, not the one where he was the wettest!) Thank you to everyone who […]

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Behind the scenes at a Strobist shoot

A "backstage" shot taken during the execution of this photograph of model Hacer at our meetup in Lausanne this past weekend. See this blog post for technical details of how we achieved the tremendous blue effect. The complete set of my photos from the day – including larger versions and exclusive pictures not published here […]

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Scott

From the Lausanne Strobist day. Thanks Scott! The complete set of my photos from the day – including larger versions and exclusive pictures not published here at Flickr – is now online here.

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Scott

From the Lausanne Strobist day. Thanks Scott! The complete set of my photos from the day – including larger versions and exclusive pictures not published here at Flickr – is now online here.

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Scott

From the Lausanne Strobist day. Thanks Scott! The complete set of my photos from the day – including larger versions and exclusive pictures not published here at Flickr – is now online here.

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Untitled

For those who weren’t there: the golden sunshine was coming in low from behind the people in this shot, and reflecting from a window back into their faces, creating a wonderful, studio-like effect.

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Untitled

For those who weren’t there: the golden sunshine was coming in low from behind the people in this shot, and reflecting from a window back into their faces, creating a wonderful, studio-like effect.

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Untitled

For those who weren’t there: the golden sunshine was coming in low from behind the people in this shot, and reflecting from a window back into their faces, creating a wonderful, studio-like effect.

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Untitled

For those who weren’t there: the golden sunshine was coming in low from behind the people in this shot, and reflecting from a window back into their faces, creating a wonderful, studio-like effect.

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