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Battle Cries

The runner appeared over the crest that marked the start of Santo Spiritu. This climb is to the Zegama-Aizkorri mountain marathon race as the Alpe d’Huez is to the Tour de France and I moved through the crowds capturing images like this as they applauded, rang cow bells and screamed ‘in […]

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Loyalty

I am standing at a crossroads. Now that I have completed my doctorate, I am contemplating whether to continue with freelance photography & filming work or to return to the academic world.  I have been consumed by this over the past few months & to make it even more complicated, […]

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Sporting Event Shooting Tips

I shoot both commercial advertisement images & sporting events. These are different on a number of levels & yet the lessons learned in sports event photography can bring benefits to the commissioned non-event commercial work that I do for brands. There are many things to be said about sport event […]

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5 Composition Tips for Sports Photography

Following are some brief tips for sports photography image composition. These are bite sized samples of the tips I demonstrate & cover in detail during the photography workshops I deliver. Composition Tip #1 – FRAMING In this shot taken in Singapore, the sky was featureless & lacking any clouds or […]

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Event Shooting Tips

Last weekend I was in Hong Kong to shoot the Asia Skyrunning Championships for Action Asia Events. While there, I also did two promotional shoots for some up & coming athletes who are starting to make waves on the international scene. Commercial shoots such as these ones I did for […]

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