Hollywood glamour with Victoria Bond

Here are 26 shots of Victoria Bond from a 1:1 training session in Bristol. I used simple yet beautiful lighting to create timeless classic photographs that could have been shot in the 1960s. Model: Victoria BondPhotographer: Damien LovegroveLighting: Lupo 1000 LED fresnel spotlight with a...

Terez Kočová in Tuscany

Once a year I venture into the heart of Tuscany to lead a group of photographers on a creative workshop stimulated by fine cuisine, company and wine. We reside in our exclusive luxury villa and venture out by day to abandoned farmhouses, local beauty spots...

1 to 1 shoot training in Bristol ~ pictures

01. Claire was standing in open shade on a beautifully sunny day and I lit her with a Godox AD 200 flash. I rigged it high on a stand with and fitted a gridded 5″ reflector on the bare bulb head. I set 1/2000th second...

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...

Misha boudoir workshop in Prague

Here are 23 photographs of Misha taken in Prague. I captured these shots with a simple minimalist style using crisp hard light. It’s a lighting style I was taught in the last century at the BBC when I trained as a lighting director. Not much...

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,...

Victoria Bond by Damien Lovegrove

Shoot: A boudoir photography 1:1 training session in late 2016 Photography: Damien Lovegrove Model: Victoria Bond Make up and hair: Vicki Waghorn Styling: Damien Lovegrove Lighting kit: Lupo 1000 and a Scattergel Venue: Hotel 38, Bristol Camera: Fujifilm X-T2 with fast primes Styling: Damien Lovegrove This is one of many shoots from the Lovegrove...

Karolina Sandra at the Haçienda ~ 1 light magic

Photography: Damien Lovegrove Model: Karolina SandraStyling: Damien and KarolinaLight: Lupo 1000 dual colour LED fresnel spotlightCamera: GFX50sLenses: GF 32-64mm f/4 and GF 110mm f/2 25 Pictures from a recent one light interior portrait workshop in London. 01. The loft studio in the heart of London is...

Sara Tramont ~ Star of Harlem

I met up with top model Sara Tramont at my rented penthouse apartment in Harlem for two days of shooting Hollywood glamour workshops. On each day there were three top photographers joining us for some creative inspiration. I find that 1:3 sessions work really well with historic interiors. In some...