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

Chaos and diligence – Buddha #Quote #Image #charity #appeal

This quote of the week is attributed to Buddha; “Chaos is inherent in all compounded things. Strive on with diligence”. Please consider helping One Youth Dance, the models here, continue to strive and… Continue reading

Image representing ‘Something Nice’ on wordymonday

A long time ago, when I asked for suggestions of words that I could represent in the form of dance images, Nga joined in the conversatin to suggest ‘something nice’. It must have… Continue reading

Glory and friends – W B Yeats #Quote #Image #Dance #fundraiser #charity

This week the inspirational quote is by William Butler Yeats; “Think where man’s glory most begins and ends, and say my glory was I had such friends”. If you’ve enjoyed the quotes and… Continue reading

Image representing ‘violated’ on #WordyMonday

Many months ago +TWije suggested ‘violated’ when I asked for people to suggest words I could interpret with dance images. This shot, which I took quite a while ago, seemed a perfect choice.… Continue reading

Light within and without – Anais Nin #Quote #Image #charity #fundraiser

Today’s inspirational quote is from Anais Nin; “When you possess light within, you see it externally”. I hope that you have seen light within the dancers and in the choreographies I’ve shot this… Continue reading


To say that the translator simplified Israel Galván’s words would itself be an oversimplification, so sadly those who had no understanding of Spanish would have struggled to get the nuances – or even… Continue reading

What it takes #Quote #Image #Dance #charity

The model here is Joanna Shaw of One Youth Dance. All the images with inspirational quotes that I have posted this year have used dancers of her company as models, and today’s inspirational… Continue reading

Leave A Trail – RW Emerson #Quote #Image

This week the inspirational quote, by Ralph Waldo Emerson reflects my own approach to life; “Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a… Continue reading

dance image representing support on #wordymonday

I covered the One Youth Dance Pyjama Danceathon at Platform on Saturday. As always the young dancers were enthusiastic, skilled and inspiring in the way they dance, work together and support each other.… Continue reading

Focus your imagination – Mark Twain #Quote #Image #Dance

The Quote of the Week is by Mark Twain; “You can’t depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.”  As ever in 2014 it is modelled by One Youth Dance… Continue reading