Recent work ~ Urbex, Dance, Boudoir, Smoke

I’ve been testing kit and doing a few fun practice shoots ahead of my next workshops in Belgium and the Wild West USA. The first few shots in this post are of Liv Free. We did a quick simple shoot at Pipewell Hall using a...

Cuba, a photographers paradise part 1 ~ Havana

The unabridged full version of Damien’s epic experience in Cuba. Part 1 ~ Havana Photography and words: Damien LovegroveEvent: The Passion Photography Experience adventures in Cuba 2018 Two 7 day tours limited to just 6 photographers per tour.Camera: Fujifilm GFX50s, 32-64mm and 110mm lenses 01....

Zoi Morgan by Damien Lovegrove

Shoot: A boudoir shoot ahead of the Prague workshops in Jan 2018 (full workshop details are here)Photography: Damien LovegroveModel: Zoi MorganMake up and hair: Zoi MorganStyling: Damien LovegroveLocation: A restored manor house in GloucestershireLighting kit: Lupo 2000 fresnel spotlight, a Venetian blind and a ScattergelCamera kit:...

1:1 training session in boudoir photography

Shoot: A four hour one to one training session in boudoir and location nude photographyPhotography: Damien LovegroveModel: ClaireMake up and hair: Vicki WaghornStyling: Damien LovegroveLocation: A luxury cottage in SomersetLighting kit: Lupo 1000 dual colour fresnel spotlight and a ScattergelCamera kit: Fujifilm GFX50s, GF 32-64mm zoom,...

Mischkah Scott portrait workshop in Tuscany 2017

Note: Now that I am shooting on the Fujifilm GFX50s I have decided to try a new high resolution format for Prophotonut blog posts. Please let me know in the comments below if you like this format and what could be improved. 1. Mischkah Scott in the...

Monochrome studio portraits

01. This is Jamie Roche. I shot him at Calumet Birmingham on a Fujifilm GFX experience day. I set up a couple of flash heads for this set. I used the GFX50s with the 110mm lens. The lights were a Godox AD600BM and a Godox...

Wild West Adventure 2017 ~ Pictures

01. This was a special moment on our Wild West Adventure when Claire sang the Star Spangled Banner at the top of her voice into the hot wind of the Painted Desert. Basic facts: We journeyed 1380 miles through Nevada, Arizona and Utah in 5 SUVs. We were 12...

Victoria Lindsay Coutts ~ One light portraits

I shot these portraits of Victoria Lindsay Coutts with just one light in my studio and one flash on location. I had a couple of hours to shoot with local model Victoria who is more or less my neighbour. We were scheduled to shoot with...

Ayla Rose at the Haçienda studio in London

The following 5 photographs were commissioned for a charity art project that will be revealed soon. In the meantime I thought it worthwhile sharing the reasoning behind the narratives, composition and techniques that I used. 1. I love the simplicity yet complexity of this frame. It seems rudimentary enough. There...

Shooting Weddings with the Fuji GFX 50S | Fixation

North West-based photographer David Stanbury reckons he has the best job in the world. For the last 20+ years, alongside his wife Jane, he has run an award-winning wedding & portrait photography business that grew out of a simple passion for photography & creating images...