Tuscany recce for the 2020 workshop

Here is a collection of about 70 photographs taken in Tuscany, mostly on my latest recce mission. I’m putting the finishing touches to this September 2020 workshop and the last parts of the puzzle are to find shoot locations and test models. The shoot locations...

Michela in Siena

Siena is a classic Italian hilltop city steeped in history and bathed in golden sunlight. Here are 18 photographs of my friend Michela shot on the streets of this magical medieval city in the heart of Tuscany. It was 31°C and there were quite a...

Carla Monaco in Hollywood

Model: Carla MonacoAssignment: A classic Lovegrove Adventures 1 to 1 photography training day in BristolPhotographer and tutor: Damien Lovegrove1:1 training website: Lovegrove AdventuresLocation: A boutique hotel in Bristol 01. Carla wears a Bardot skater dress by BooHoo. She is lit with a Lupo 1000 fresnel spotlight....

Laowa 17mm f/4 GFX review

In March 2018 I reviewed the Laowa C-Dreamer 9mm f/2.8 for the Fujifilm X system. If you havn’t already, then you can read about it HERE. A lot of things have happened since then in Fujifilm land, especially in the GFX department. The widest lens...

Fashion Fusion Workshop News

Supercharge your off-camera flash techniques and immerse yourself on our three-day Fashion Fusion workshop in Portugal on the 20th – 23rd September 2019. Click here for details and prices. Click on the picture for all the information and prices ︎ This post has been read...

Fujinon GF 50mm f/3.5 first look preview

This is not a review. Well, actually it is. It’s the same as it has always been, but as someone in an internet forum recently made me aware, “A hotel staff member can’t review the hotel he works for”.  I have never hid the fact...

Midsummer vibes

These days we’re spending our holiday in Denmark. We have taken a small mini-break at my father-in-law in southern Denmark this weekend. Tonight we (well, not we…the kids) went swimming, and enjoying the gentle summer evening. I brought my GFX50R equipped with the Minolta Rokkor...

A GFX100 session

Hey guys and girls. A little quick post today. It’s part of a promise that I gave to myself that it doesn’t have to be over-the-top-super-review-time every time I decide to share a little something on this blog. I want it to be more like...