With Robin Brigham, Ed Edwards, Ela Wlodarczyk (BTS by Ela), Silvija Dee, Mandy Morris, Tanja Martin, Rosario Izzo. With invaluable help from Lucas, Gabriel and Carmen…A big thank you to FilmPlus and Andy at FUSE Ibiza and 711 Mallorca for gear.
Egoísta is unique in the Portuguese publishing market having won numerous international awards with regular contributions from some great names in photography, journalism, arts and literature and high profile figures in the areas of politics, culture and religion. Originally conceived by Atelier 004, Egoísta Magazine is part of the communication strategy of […]
Behind the scenes shots from high speed shoot at Action Underwater Studios…with Robin Brigham (lead gaffer), Stuart Keasley (camera) & Adam Parkes, Ela Wlodarczyk (1st assistant & photographer), Neil Blackman (underwater gaffer), Kevin O’Connor (agent), Mandy Morris, Francisco Mouzinho & safety divers..
I have long admired the work of the great Guy Bourdin. His quirky anthropomorphic compositions and intricate mise en scene ads left me slightly infatuated with legs.. In particular provocative edgy stilettos (which I’ve personally never worn..) So we experimented with an underwater fashion shoot to try to achieve a certain sassy […]
Blue Mind is a book I just started reading by the courageous Dr. Wallace J. Nichols. I say courageous, because he’s a Marine Biologist that has ventured into a ‘progressive’ type of neuroscience (or rather ’Neuroconservation’ as he calls it) based on what he has instinctively known for years… that we […]
I’m not a big New Year celebration girl but as any cycle that comes to a close, it leaves some room for reflection.. 2015 was full of great and awful in equal measure. (still pondering on whether that’s always the case,..hopefully not!) Despite all, the overriding feeling is one of […]
By popular request (yes Fiona!).. Isabel from Contemporary Gallery P/Art in Ibiza was kind enough to share some images from the recent exhibition ‘Fantasy and Fairytale‘ which just opened and will run until March 2016. From what I hear all seems to be going incredibly well…no doubt thanks to the organisational […]
In a recent conversation with the editor of a New York based magazine, I was asked how and what had initially attracted me to photographing underwater. My instinctive reaction was ‘how can anyone resist…?’ We’ve all felt it at some stage – the harmonising effects on mind and body. Be it in the open […]
Interview with Canon Professional Services, Europe
Link to feature: Creative Review Into the Blue
We finally completed the edit for the ‘Behind the Scenes’ video of the Underwater Beauty shoot in Portugal. After the many logistical challenges – not least being finding a pool with a functional heating system ..! – the shoot went more smoothly than I had expected as a result of […]