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Career changer living the Dream

7 years ago this very day I walked out the door of my corporate life to follow my dream of becoming a commercial photographer. This week alone I have photographed 2 advertising campaigns for 2 national food brands (one of Read more …

Down on river cottage farm

What a wonderful time at the River cottage Food Festival this year. From the minute you arrive in the car park and climb up on the tractor that carries you down to river cottage, nestled in its beautiful Devon valley. Read more …

Cheese and the French Alps what a perfect combination.

Recently I was lucky enough to take a trip to Guillaumes in the South of France, I had never realized how beautiful this part of the world is. From the moment I left Nice airport and started to follow the Read more …

Street food in London – Thinking on your feet in food and lifestyle photography.

I have always had the talent of thinking on the feet meaning no matter what the situation, always arriving with my cameras set up and ready to shoot as you never know what you’re going to find at some photo Read more …

From plate to social media – the modern face of food photography

I have quite a unique background for a commercial food photographer, as I came into photography from the other side, the retail side. With almost 20 years’ experience in buying, product and brand development from mail-order, to the high street Read more …

Natural branding – Primrose’s kitchen

One of the best part of my job is working with brands on their branded images and lifestyle concepts. Looking through what they stand for, what their brand looks like on the shelf and then telling their story through their Read more …

The many faces of Myanmar (Burma) 3 tips for taking travel portraits

Seven years ago today I was on a trip of a lifetime travelling through Myanmar with the award winning photojournalist and National Geographic photographer Steve McCurry. Steve was best known for his photograph of the “Afgan girl” which was taken Read more …

Seascape #phonepics

3 Tips on how to take great seascape photos with your phone camera.   People often say to professional photographers – “That’s a great photo, you must have an expensive camera?” Well, I’m here to tell you that’s not the case, Read more …

Off to the farm with Goldhill organics part 1

Last year I was approached by Goldhill organics, the fresh vegetable box company, to produce a collection of images that represent this fabulous organic vegetable business. Goldhill organics delivers amazingly tasty organic vegetables grown by the cross family in North Read more …

Zoodles – Healthy alternative to noodles

Zoodles a great way to stay healthy but have great tasting food. Spicy warm zoodle salad recipe (serves 2) 1. One onion 2. One chilli 3. Two cloves of garlic 4. A hand full of nuts (peanuts, almond, cashews are Read more …

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