5 habits every photographer should develop

Ok, here’s my two cents on some habits that all photographers should develop. Beginner shooters may find it easier to assimilate these as more experienced shooters will already know them or have developed their own habits. On my workshops, it’s always interesting to watch how other people shoot. Many photographers will have a comprehensive arsenal…

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An Evolving Style #1

Many of you will know that I’m not interested in capturing a technically perfect image in my personal work. For any clients, I can guarantee that my commercial work is driven by the quest for technical perfection.  In recent years, photography seems to be constantly driven by technology. Photographers seek perfect sharpness, the perfect pixel…

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Shooting the West of Ireland Weather

  On the landscape workshops, we are not always blessed with perfect photography weather. Sometimes, it’s a mix of rain, wind and sunshine. Sometimes the skies are bright and cloudless and other times the rain just won’t stop. You are forced into shooting the west of Ireland weather. I’ve only ever had to cut short…

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Photoshoot at the Ulster Aviation Society

Although I regularly hold landscape workshops myself, I also attend some as well. These are mostly off-camera flash workshops. I had previously been to one of Nigel Fleming workshops previously and knew to expect some quality tuition. This workshop seemed extra special though as it was going to be a Photoshoot at the Ulster Aviation Society.…

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Creative Shoot at the Coast

Myself, Stephanie and Nick had organised to go for a photoshoot at the coast. As usual, the initial plan was to pick a theme, gather a few props, pray for nice light and take some cool pictures. However, we never did select a definite theme or get that many props. I did have a homemade…

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