Image of the Week #357

Image of the Week #357

“I shot this at another workshop” said Lynn Shapiro when I asked her about having it for Image of the Week, “does that matter?” Absolutely not, we want these awards to be about celebrating your work and the investment you make in yourself. That...
Image of the Week #356

Image of the Week #356

We’ve been chatting about technique over on Clubhouse, including thinking about our Focal Length choices. So this shot grabbed my interest for a few reasons. First of all, I think it is always interesting when photographers choose to shoot in a landscape but...
Image of the Week #355

Image of the Week #355

Last week we had another of our Shoot Days. These portfolio building days that we produce are crazy hectic but a lot of fun. I have two main aims with these days – 1. Creating incredible content for all the attendees and the team involved. 2. Inspiring the...
Image of the Week #354

Image of the Week #354

How cosy is this wonderful shot from the brilliant duo Rachel and Tonie? Many of these Images of the Week are from the main couple shoot but that doesn’t mean that is the only point in the day when as the photographer, you can take control of a situation. Later...
Image of the Week #353

Image of the Week #353

If you’ve ever wondered how these Images Of The Week get selected, it’s mostly me scrolling through Instagram, looking at shots from the Farmers. This used to be a lot easier when everyone was posting to Facebook and you could make follow lists. So now I...
Image of the Week #352

Image of the Week #352

Is it just me or are there suddenly so many model couples on Instagram right now? It’s no bad thing, I think it’s giving a fresh income stream to some and it’s pushing creativity for many across the industry. Don’t think that these couples are...
Image of the Week #351

Image of the Week #351

Some photographers have found themselves creatively crippled in this most trying of times. It’s not surprising, there is so much to take on board and getting through the days is sometimes enough. Some of us feel like this all the time or just some of the time....
Image of the Week #350

Image of the Week #350

Micro weddings were a thing even before COVID, we just didn’t have a name for them then. Personally, I’ve always been a huge fan of short and sweet coverage so I’m not mad about this new trend. I have been pushing them on my socials and created a...
Farmers Image of the Week #349

Farmers Image of the Week #349

As we are starting to come out of restrictions, I’m seeing some photographers worrying about posing couples again. They feel rusty right now and that perhaps they have forgotten the techniques. One photographer that has extraordinary skills when it comes to...