20 May

HOME MADE ARTISAN SOURBREAD

The current pandemic has changed the way many of us look at our lives and what we do to sustain our families and health. Cooking and growing your own food have gained huge popularity in the past few months. As someone who grows all our vegetables, herbs and some fruit it’s great to see...
18 May

MIRAZYME ODOR ELIMINATOR

  Not all product shots are of glamorous shiny toys, many are everyday items that are required for promotion on websites, catalogues and social media. Many ignore or dispel the need for high quality or professional images of basic items, but they still deserve to be shot well, always remember that the image sells...
16 May

WEEKLY HARVEST – EAST MEETS WEST INGREDIENTS

Though we harvest our leaf vegetables daily there’s still something that’s so satisfying about doing an early morning harvest when the dew is on all the vegies and herbs.  Each weekend is full of culinary delights, preserving and drying. The new Godox AD300 Pro continues to produce the goods. This is a great compact...
12 May

DUO INTERNATIONAL 25TH ANNIVERSARY SPEARHEAD RYUKI LAPONIA

25-year anniversary for DUO International this year and it’s great to see some limited-edition stunning colours released. The Laponia in the Ryuki’s series is classically Japanese and reminds me in particular of Koinobori (鯉のぼり), meaning “carp streamer” otherwise known to many as carp-shaped windsocks … these streamers are used as a celebration for Children’s...
12 May

GEAR AID SILICONE LUBRICANT

Not all product shots are of glamorous shiny toys, many are everyday items that are required for promotion on websites, catalogues and social media. Many ignore or dispel the need for high quality or professional images of basic items, but they still deserve to be shot well, always remember that the image sells the...
11 May

WEEKLY HARVEST – HOT SAUCE INGREDIENTS

Great harvest this week of a wide variety of chillies, garlic and ginger from our garden, plenty to make a lot of hot sauce. The new Godox AD300 Pro continues to produce the goods. This is a great compact strobe that is ideal for food photography. Super compact, lightweight and quick to setup with...
04 May

DUO International 25th Anniversary Spearhead Ryuki Laponia.

25-year anniversary for DUO International this year and it’s great to see some limited-edition stunning colours released. The Laponia in the Ryuki’s series is classically Japanese and reminds me in particular of Koinobori (鯉のぼり), meaning “carp streamer” otherwise known to many as carp-shaped windsocks … these streamers are used as a celebration for Children’s...
30 Apr

DAIWA AIRD X PRE-MOUNTED COMBO

Back during December 2019, I shot a whole swag of Pre-mounted combos for Daiwa, BCF, Tackleworld and Compleat Angler. Pre-mounted combos present many difficulties for lighting. Rods and reels require different light setups and focal lengths, doing one shot of the lot never looks that good to me. So, the only way around it...