Author:sengmah

Swords in the Studio

Matt Goyder is an imposing fella, a giant of a man with equally imposing tattoos on both his arms. Goyder, as he prefers to be called, collects weapons: sais, swords, katanas, butterfly knives - you name it. When a bloke like this asks you to do...

0
0

Autumn photo ramble, Guildford

40 photographers descended on the quiet village of Guildford in the Swan Valley for an autumnal photo ramble through its picturesque and historic surrounds. I had organised this Autumn Photo Ramble through the Photographers in Perth Flickr group;  this photo walk was an opportunity for local...

0
0

Maximising Your DSLR Workshop – Back by popular demand!

[caption id="attachment_520" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="A long exposure of a photographer shooting the Perth skyline"][/caption] When Greg Perry and I ran the first Maximising Your DSLR photo workshop in late February, we were inundated with bookings. Because we cap our workshop participants to 10, a number of...

0
0

The FotoFreo 2010 Circuit – Final

With FotoFreo 2010 winding up this weekend, I took the opportunity while in Fremantle to catch up with a few more exhibitions - this time from the Fringe Festival (which I was co-coordinator). The great thing about Fringe Festivals is that they can indicate the immense...

0
0

Models for the Practical Portraiture Workshop

I'm pleased to announce that, fresh from their stint at the Yellagonga Park shoot, Goyder and Kat will be our models for the Practical Portraiture photography workshop. Both Kat and Goyder have an infectious easygoing and relaxed manner about them that make them terrific subjects for...

0
0

Lina and Jett: a love story

One of the great moments of working with models is when the relationship between models and photographer just clicks. I was shooting two new models yesterday - Matt Goyder and Wild Kat - and the synergy during the shoot was absolutely amazing. We shot at Yellagonga...

0
0

The FotoFreo Circuit – Part II

... continuing my visits to FotoFreo and FotoFreo Fringe exhibitions... The one thing that this year's FotoFreo Festival exhibitions won't be accused of is being lighthearted. The group exhibition - Timor Leste: 10 Years On - in the Moores Building brings together a combination of photographers and...

0
0

Guildford Autumn Photo Ramble

Autumn is a fantastic season for photography -- the light grows just a mite softer and more golden in the late afternoon; deciduous trees change colours and the temperatures are milder, perfect for a ramble in the beautiful autumn air. I've organised an "autumn ramble" for...

0
0