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Engagement shoot with Matt and Jemma

About a week or so ago I was up at Wittenham clumps with Matt and Jemma for an engagement shoot. Seeing as I get asked a lot, I’ll explain what an engagement shoot is and why we include it for every couple. 775 more words

Photography

Flash and Macro: A marriage made in heaven

Whenever I photograph anything now, I’m thinking about how I can control the light. There are ways to manipulate natural light that I will happily use, but I normally reach for my flashes. 411 more words

Photography

Flash basics - Lighting two planes

If you don’t know the strobist, you should have a look at David Hobby’s excellent blog. A newspaper photographer by trade, David shares a lot of information about the way he lights and shoots. 474 more words

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Background Tests

I am helping out a friend to correct and color his comic. I loved his story, and I couldn’t believe all the material he has already made he hasn’t done anything with it! 27 more words

How to trigger an off-camera flash without using a wireless flash trigger (or a cable)

Imagine you’ve just turned up at your all important shoot where you’ll be using flash. You have your flash guns, your light stands and modifiers. All you’ve forgotten is the wireless trigger! 323 more words

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In A Flash: The Dame

“There’s a woman here to see you. Real looker.” Daisy said, sticking her head in through Murphy’s door.

Murphy nodded to send her in. He got a good look at her as she came in through the door. 1,184 more words

Fiction

In A Flash: Dime Novel Denouement

This moment does not seem to be a moment. It seems endless, interminable. An internment camp. The holding pen before the gulag. Devoid creatures wander through the night along empty streets, straying from the light. 713 more words

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