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The end of summer is near and this a great time to photograph outside. The weather is settled here in Auckland and the sunsets take on an amazing golden hue. It is usually quite dry, so hills and fields are yellow and brown ...

Summer Traveller Model Photoshoot

Fashion - Editorial Shoots, Portraits, Strobist

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Every now and then an opportunity comes up to photograph something really different. So when I was approached to photograph an urban Little Red Ridinghood project, I leapt at the chance. This was one of those photoshoots ...

The Little Red Ridinghood Photoshoot

Fashion - Editorial Shoots, Portraits, Strobist

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Photographing in Cramped Spaces A while back I did a photo shoot for an amazing client. The brief involved taking photos of a model in an old house and getting some very unusual shots. The house was quite cramped and we ...

A Retro Editorial Model Photoshoot in an Old House

Fashion - Editorial Shoots, Strobist

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Photographing a girl with green and purple hair. An opportunity too good to miss. I love photographing people and the more interesting the person is, the more I look forward to the shoot. I was given the opportunity to work ...

A Photoshoot with a Goth Girl

Fashion - Editorial Shoots, Strobist

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If you are not in the studio but want professional studio looking shots, a white or light coloured wall can save your life. Recently I was taking photos on location in Auckland and the idea was to get a series of portfolio ...

Power of a White Wall

Fashion - Editorial Shoots, Strobist, Tutorials

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Something a little different! Professional Photos was approached by a producer who had created a track and who wanted to apply for funding to create the music video. My friend Jo had done the vocals on the track and she has ...

Angelic Concept Shoot

Commercial and Events, Fashion - Editorial Shoots, Strobist, Tutorials

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Major Problems with a Brand New 7D So I bought a new backup DSLR and I went for the crop sensor 7D as I thought the crop would give me a little extra zoom than I get on my full frame. Also I have a nice 10-22 that was not ...

Canon 7D problems. Is the 7D a waste of money?

Fashion - Editorial Shoots, Reviews

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Great Results Despite some Grumpy Weather I was contacted by an Auckland Magazine editor about doing a Christmas cover shoot. The plan was to take photos of both a red and a white car symbolising the Christmas colours on ...

Magazine Christmas cover Photography

Fashion - Editorial Shoots, Strobist