(Soft)box of tricks

How a cardboard box can be turned into a useful light modifier for the grand sum of 60p I was in my garage the other day and realised something; it’s full of empty cardboard boxes. It’s a shocking confession I know, but what with eBay...

Skater portraits for the Jet City Bombers

The Jet City Rollergirls are one of the many local roller derby leagues that I have the pleasure of photographing on a regular basis. I was excited when the league asked me to photograph new portraits for the Bombers, their all-star team. As much as...

On Assignment: Leaf and a Dish

As photographers, we often have to do outdoor portraits. And if we are lighting, that means hauling a lot of gear, fighting a lot of sun and dealing with the wind. But lately I've been working to pare the gear pack down to something...