7 things to consider before asking me for a free image

  I’ve written this post in response to the many people in the dance industry who have asked me for free images (3 of whom have done so, just in the last 3… Continue reading

finger on #WordyWednesday #image #dance

This is Jenny Thomas who choreographs the Charleston at the BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing. She and Strictly star Robin Windsor gave MPs a short lindy hop dance lesson in Parliament last week. It… Continue reading

Speak, Sing, then dance #dancequote #isadoraduncan #quote

This week’s quote is by Isadora Duncan; “Man must speak, then sing, then dance. The speaking is the brain, the thinking man. The singing is the emotion. The dancing is the Dionysian ecstasy… Continue reading

Sententious on #WordyWednesday #dance #news #

I chose the word sententious because of the experience I had on Monday when I went to Parliament to photograph MPs learning to dance. Only the third time dance has been performed in… Continue reading

Images: 20 Years, Ballet Flamenco de Andalucia, Flamenco Festival 2015 #review #images #dance

Flamenco chamber music, flamenco karate, flamenco as a solo or as part of a group, over the years I’ve learned from, enjoyed and been totally immersed in all of Rafaela Carrasco’s performances that… Continue reading

Sedulous on #wordywednesday #dance #photo

I decided to use the word sedulous after reading it in a Lord Peter Wimsey novel. A sedulous individual is one diligent in application or attention, one who is persevering or assiduous. Certainly… Continue reading

Chitra Visweswaran #Quote #Flamenco #Dance #DanceQuote

This week’s inspirational dance quote is by Chitra Visweswaran; “Every art is the expression of the ‘here and now’ when you elaborate its natural dynamics. Dance is movement, literature, archaeology, mystery, music, painting,… Continue reading

Merce Cunningham #quote

“You have to love dance to stick to it. It gives you nothing back, no manuscripts to store away, no paintings to show on walls and maybe hang in museums, no poems to… Continue reading

Deja Vu represented as a #dance #image on #wordymonday

I produced this image in response to the news about a 23 year old British student who has been forced to drop out of university because of chronic déjà vu. This does not… Continue reading

Sylvie Guillem on technical perfection #dance #quoteoftheday #dancequote

Today’s quote by Sylvie Guillem; “Technical perfection is insufficient. It is an orphan without the true soul of the dancer” was suggested by Christine Webb. The dancer is the beautiful and talented Seeta… Continue reading

Ostracism as a #dance #image on #wordymonday (or whatever happened to Swedish Democracy)

I chose ‘ostracism’ to represent through dance photographs today because of its close relationship to the word ‘segregation’. Segregation seems to me to be an appropriate starting point as today is Martin Luther… Continue reading