Open letter – why I charge dancers for my photos #copyright #earningaliving

No #WordyMonday today. It might be the anaesthetic (I had major surgery last week) but I’m really tired of this kind of thing, so after having had three very nice, measured and considered… Continue reading

80% of success – Woody Allen #Quote #Image

The quote of the week is from the ever perspicacious Woody Allen; “Eighty percent of success is showing up” and is a production shot from One Youth Dance’s 2013 production Presence.

It’s all about the dog (and tango of course) #dance #photos #tandatuesday

It’s always great when I find a new perspective from which to show the social dances I shoot so I was really happy to discover that neither dog nor owner minded my including… Continue reading

Images representing cynomania on #WordyMonday

This couple made for a lovely set of shots with a very different perspective yesterday at the last Spitalfields tango of the season. That’s why, once again I found a word that suited… Continue reading

Once you have tasted flight – Da Vinci #Quote #Image #Dance

Today’s quote of the week is from Leonardo Da Vinci; “For once you have tasted flight, you will walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward; for there you have been, and there… Continue reading

Join One Youth Dance’s Pyjama Danceathon #charity #dance #company

One Youth Dance performing in U.Dance London, (c) Carole Edrich 2014 It should be very clear that I support the young dancers and organiser of One Youth Dance wherever I can, and I… Continue reading

Ballet, Ballroom and Body Lines

I learn about a huge number of workshops and master classes but rarely decide to go to one unless I already have a commission to photograph or write about it. There are too… Continue reading

The hardest battle – e.e.cummings

The quote for today is by e. e. cummings and is; “To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else means… Continue reading

Popin’ Pete’s Pop Shop and the Summer of Love

I’ve just filed a piece on The Bridge and Popin’ Pete’s Pop Shop with Big Up (as they say) to Kate Scanlan and team from Scanners Inc for providing what was a… Continue reading

Image representing impasse on #wordymonday

Not dance images this week because I’ve been in Brecon Beacons and Monmouthshire on a cycling trip. I nearly missed the second which is why it’s so far away. I’ve played a little… Continue reading

Dance image representing kindred on #wordymonday

Kindred on #WordyMonday