Category Archives: Photography
On the Bosphorus…
EP Shots and a logo for the lovely Elektric.
Them! #1, English Defence League Rally, Centenary Square, Birmingham What must ‘they’ be thinking?
The Incomprehensibility of Tragedy, #5, Water Cannon, 2014 The day before we arrived, a tragedy befell the town of Soma. No person spoke of it to us. #1. Headline #2. Candles #3. Flag #4. Black Ribbon #5. Water Cannon. … Continue reading
Minnie Dumped, 2014 I found her. Consumed, discarded, dumped,
Birmingham. From The Centre to the North.
Some shots and a logo design for singer/songwriter Elektric.
Vermin, Istanbul, 2014. Vermin of the skies and the street?
My friend invited me to the Easter Saturday midnight service at Birmingham Orthodox Cathedral a few weeks ago.
Ornaments/Games, Souvenirs Series, 2014 Real world souvenirs.
My Sister and Brother-in-Law are having their second…
… a contrasting vista. This is how I feel at the start of this new year.
Dinner with the elders… and the young.
Some shots and compositions for the superlative jewellery designer’s Masterwork’s series. Inside the ring are three tiny handmade camels in white-gold. Background photos are from a recent trip to the Moroccan Sahara.
This is my draft proposal for the Bloomberg Philanthropies Mayors Challenge. View FULL SCREEN!
Why are bubbles so enchanting?
Some shots from Morocco you (hopefully) won’t find in the brochure.
Travel Brochure. #2/4. Combination (photograph + found image). 2012/13 “It’s never quite like it is in the brochure.” “It’s never quite like it isn’t in the brochure.”
Of Unrest, C-Type Combination, 2011/2013 Even a ‘bad’ photograph has temporal/spatial ergo historical/historic data that ceases existence when it is dragged to the recycle bin. 8th/9th/10th July 2011 – the streets of Birmingham were subject to unrest precipitated … Continue reading
Vicarious Tourism #4, C-Type, 2013 Some snaps from our recent trip to South America.
Willard Wigan MBE’s Half Century Collection Commemorative Brochure Design + Photography See previous post for more of Willard’s work.
The Perfect Match, Willard Wigan MBE If you’re unfamiliar with his work, WW is foremost among a tiny cadre of individuals that are able to sculpt the microscopic by hand. His smallest pieces – measured in microns – are displayed … Continue reading
Recently shot in Beijing.
Some shots with Jess from Emfam.
Towers #1, C-Type Double Exposure, 2013 What goes up….
Fragment, C-Type Photocollage, 2013. You can never see the whole picture.
Earth to Dust, C-Type, 2013 St Mary’s Church, In and Out
A tongue in cheek (or guitar in pond) welcome to colder months.
Birmingham looks great from on-high! Please feel free to use this as a wallpaper: Right click on main image, ‘open in new window’, then right click on that image and ‘set as desktop.’ Enjoy!
A logo design & photo shoot for local band Emfam (abbr. ‘Musical Family’). PS The Emfam logo is an ambigram. Try reading it upside down!
Some photos I took for the rather exclusive Swiss watchmakers, Greubel Forsey.
A recent sunglasses shoot.
Photos I conceived and shot for the massively-talented jewellery designer Karen Van Hoff. She knits jewellery with silver and gold wire! See more on her website.
Scenes from television programmes on the night the Birmingham unrest quelled. The TV schedule for the evening included the usual contemporary pulp-vision; “I, Robot” and “Alien Vs. Predator,” and an ITV police drama starring Caroline Quentin. During this time, the … Continue reading
Words to come.
Taken earlier today at Handsworth Carnival. Click first thumbnail below to enter gallery.
Someone’s auntie. Character captures. Click first thumbnail below to enter gallery.
A tasty series. Taken at Simmer Down Reggae Festival. Thanks to CJ’s Caribbean for letting me photograph them and their delicious food. Click first thumbnail below to begin gallery.
Memory Of. 2011 Selections from a series. Click first thumbnail below to begin gallery.
A sun-dried farmer was bundling sage stalks for market on the roadside. We pulled over, hopped off the scooter and gingerly approached. The old-boy greeted us effusively. Glad of our interruption to the repetitive task, he eagerly offered us his … Continue reading
Work from various studio shoots. Something a little more commercial. Click any image to enter gallery.
Two frame 3D(ish) microcosm. Get absorbed. Best viewed full size on a fast machine.
Block. Photocollage, 2011 Yes, this is me. Click first thumbnail below to enter gallery
A very short film I made about a Handsworth Garden. See… it’s not all bad. Click image to begin. May take a moment to load.
This is serious. Selections from a series. Click first thumbnail below to begin gallery.