10 Hours In Malaga what should I do?

Next stop on the journey around the Med. Malaga. I love this place. Last time I was here it was for the same amount of time. With no research or clue about the place, I spent a while walking around. I found the bull ring, google maps is a great tool when you have no … Continue reading 10 Hours In Malaga what should I do?

Food Photography… let’s give this a go.

At the weekend (3rd of Feb 2019) I decided to give food photography a try, to see if it's something I could take too as the weather was bad. I have been watching a couple of great, enthusiastic youtubers that do food photography for a living. 'We eat together' & ‘The bite shot’ are the … Continue reading Food Photography… let’s give this a go.

My first experience chasing news content… Yellow vests in Leeds

19th of January 2019. The yellow vest were marching through Leeds city centre. This was a great opportunity to capture some editorial photos. After spending the week checking where they were going to meet up. It wasn't until the morning I found out they were planning on meeting outside the BBC Yorkshire building at 12pm. … Continue reading My first experience chasing news content… Yellow vests in Leeds

December SUCKED – Stock Photography Income Report

I didn't expect anything at all to be honest. It was December and everyone is on wind down for the holidays. The reason this is a post for my December income and not January. Getty images release your sales by the 20th the following month. So I have only just received my statement for December. … Continue reading December SUCKED – Stock Photography Income Report

13 Hours In Valencia.

Happy Thursday everyone (the few that read haha). Hope your new year is going to a great start.Next on the journey around the Med, I will be visiting Valencia for 13 hours. Only really giving me 11. Last time I was here not much was going on. It was a Sunday. All the stores were … Continue reading 13 Hours In Valencia.

Brimham Rocks… 1st day out of 2019

It's 2019 and the 12th was the first time out exploring. This time it wasn't for stock but just to get out and start exploring the UK more and capture photos for myself. At first I wanted to visit Malham Cove, to capture some amazing sunset landscape shots over the cliff face. But after checking … Continue reading Brimham Rocks… 1st day out of 2019

The Yellow Vests Are Coming.

A few weeks ago I read a post from Alex Rotenberg 'If you want sales, shoot what's in the news'. Go give it a read if you haven't already. Taking this on board. I have been constantly keeping track of what is happening around me. So then I can make my plans for the weekend … Continue reading The Yellow Vests Are Coming.

Use Lightroom masks for pure white backgrounds.

So. Recently you may have seen I started to try out product photography to upload to stock websites. Even though I was shooting photos that were on a white background. I had it pointed out to me that the background needs to be absolutely white, not slightly off like mine were. Need to be blown … Continue reading Use Lightroom masks for pure white backgrounds.

11 Hours In Barcelona.

Next I will be stopping off in Barcelona for 11 hours. Probably will only get around 8 or 9 hours actually looking around time. I have been here once before roughly the same amount of time. With no research and just wondered around aimlessly. I did the sagrada familia, but only the outside (this will … Continue reading 11 Hours In Barcelona.

10 Hours in Cannes.

It's 2019 happy New year everyone. Next stop on the journey is Cannes/Monte Carlo. I will be arriving in Cannes but not far from Monte Carlo. I will be here for roughly 10 hours so again more like 8 due to traveling. This is somewhere I have never been before so I want to make … Continue reading 10 Hours in Cannes.