The Right Tool

Nothing has been more enjoyable than writing, exchanging ideas and making photographic friendships on this blog. It has been my home for the last seven years and I can’t express how grateful I am for knowing you. There has been lots going on in my...

Projects

Fujifilm X100FI have always been passionate about Photography Projects and I even include Projects in my talks and workshops. They are fantastic for personal development but frustrating all at the same time. The hardest part with most projects is getting started ! Once you are...

Work Rest and Play

Canon G7XI guess we all struggle to get the work life balance right and being a full time self employed Photographer the work life balance can go right out of the window ! I have always had a big problem saying no to work and...

Why Not And Other Deliberations

Thanks to a generous donation I was able to complete a major overhaul of my gear. The X100F remains my daily camera. The GFX system with the GF 45mm F2.8 lens and GF 110 F2.0 is now the key gear for my Renatus Project as...

To Much Clutter !

X100FIts been a very busy few years and I have not had a decent relaxing break for quite a while to be honest. I have just taken a week off and spent it under 60 miles from my front door in the Peak District and...

Cuba, a photographers paradise part 2 ~ Trinidad

(part 1: Havana is here). The tour details are here. 01. The streets of Trinidad are a riot of colour. There are so many combinations of saturated pigment that shouldn’t really work together but somehow they do and in an exciting way. Photography and words:...

LUMEN ~ The new video by Damien Lovegrove

(Scroll down for discount codes) Here it is at last. After 10 months of planning, shooting and editing the production is finally finished and ready for download. Learn how to make the world your portrait studio with this all new feature length training video by...

Nadia Saraphenia Achha test shoot

These 17 photographs of natural beauty Nadia are not retouched. Blaise my PA and model scout has had her eye on Nadia for several months and the time had come to do a mini shoot, just for a couple of hours to see if she...

Terez Kočová in Prague

Here are 31 photographs of Terez Kučová from a complete collection of 75 shots that I took in Prague. This was a ‘Lovegrove Nudes’ workshop that I ran in my rented apartment in the heart of old town Prague. Terez is a wonderful model, full...