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

Shoot a better USi (Group Selfie)

Back in July I was asked to give some quotes on how to shoot group selfies for a high profile brand which turned out to be Coca Cola. My direct quotes were edited… Continue reading

Captioning your selfies

I was asked to contribute a piece of advice on captioning selfies for another Coca Cola piece. This one didn’t get edited out (the one I’m writing about next week did). I’ve put… Continue reading

Keeping the independence of solitude…

This is an old quote I created as a trial for the dance quote series and isn’t a shot I would nowadays have chosen to shared. That makes it suitable to mark the… Continue reading

Don’t like your selfie? Copy the stars and use some apps!

Back in August I did a little consulting on selfies for Closer Mag. As is normal, the journalist concerned synthesised what I said and selected quotes to fit the flow of their features.… Continue reading

Hand in hand, on the edge of the sand

“And hand in hand, on the edge of the sand, they danced by the light of the moon” comes from Edward Lear’s ‘The Owl and the Pussy Cat’. I chose it because it… Continue reading

LinkedIn Endorsements: Top Trumps for Grown Ups and a Desirable Trait

A LinkedIn connection recently sent a round-robin asking if people would endorse him in certain particular areas. I thought ‘why not?’ and participated to see what would happen (very little, it turned out).… Continue reading

She raised one leg

In dance and love, like much of life, you get out only what you’re able to put in. That’s why I like John Green’s words; “She raised one leg and gave me all… Continue reading

Ida Y Vuelta At España On Fire

“Who is that?” was the most repeated admiring whisper from tonight’s audience at Espana On Fire. Someone else told a friend that Lourdes Fernández Menayo outshone Álvaro Guarnido Muñoz at the Pena. That… Continue reading

What can be called an art..

“All display of talents do not become an object of art; the talent that touches the hearts of onlookers and listeners only can be called an art, be it music, painting, sculpture or… Continue reading

Every dance is a kind of fever chart..

I took this photograph years ago at an East London Dance show called 60×60 in which 60 different dancers were given 60 seconds to perform to music that lasted for the same amount… Continue reading