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Creating access to heritage in the JQ

Representatives of Access Birmingham have just enjoyed an engaging and thought-provoking afternoon at New Standard Works in the Jewellery Quarter. We were invited to attend a workshop to explore an application to Heritage Lottery Fund for a pilot project that supports heritage venues to increase their accessibility. 462 more words


On Safari, Brum-style.

I’m very much looking forward to this week’s FOTO-CLUB “Night Photo Safari“. It’s been quite a while since we ran one and I’d almost forgotten to schedule any. 125 more words



With the stoicism of the young she took in the utter, soulless ugliness of the coal-and-iron Midlands at a glance, and left it at what it was: unbelievable and not to be thought about – D. 10 more words

Alive In The Present.

Although these photographs were taken a few weeks ago, I thought I would share them and some thoughts that accompany them today, the day of the Vernal Equinox, marking the beginning of Spring. 76 more words

A brief blog; back to Birmingham

I left Birmingham late August in 2014 and this was my first trip back. The city has changed so much with the redevelopment of the station at the heart of it all. 424 more words


More New Blood

One of my favourite regular events is the “New Blood” studio evening. 3 (usually) models that haven’t been seen at our events before, although occasionally I’ll have worked with them on my own or client shoots. 178 more words


Making A Bond

Funny how one shoot can lead to another, very different shoot. When I was photographing the gorgeous Sasha Hatton recently, it occurred to me that she’d make an amazing “Bond Girl”… and so the basis of the “ 53 more words