Category Archive: A Summer Like No Other

Dancesation Expo 2012

I’m just back from a final meeting with Yvonne Chan to top and tail an article for next month’s Dance Today. She put together yesterday’s Dancesation Expo – a charity danceathon for DanceAid… Continue reading

Daily Carnival Dose #8 The Daily Grind

I’m posting these shots from the Notting Hill Carnival daily as it’s taking a long time to process them. They’re in addition to my normal extra posts on other dance forms and related… Continue reading

Daily Carnival Dose #6

This is one of a series of daily posts of shots taken at the Notting Hill Carnival, made in addition to those that I normally make (on other dance forms and related experiences).… Continue reading

Daily Carnival Dose #5

This is one of a series of daily posts of shots taken at the Notting Hill Carnival, made in addition to those on other dance forms and related experiences. If you are in… Continue reading

Enticing Bharatanatyam

Anusha Subramanyam dances the story of her the heroine’s work to persuade her reluctant friend to represent her case to Muruga (The Lord of the Hills) in the hope he will come to… Continue reading

Carnival with @PoisonUK #3

This is the third of a series of daily posts of shots taken at the Notting Hill Carnival, made in addition to those on other dance forms and related experiences.

Dancing Valour at Arts in Parliament

There was a huge amount going on in this piece; Rasa Abhinaya which made it a pleasure to watch but rather more challenging to photograph. Danced at the Akademi Community Performance at Westminster… Continue reading

Flamenco – Concentration in Chelmsford

This shot of Jairo Barrull is from way back before Big Dance, when he performed at Chelmsford. I’m posting it to celebrate having finally processed all the non-urgent images from his performance. Maybe… Continue reading

Tarana at Arts in Parliament

This fast paced piece, performed by Triveni Dance Company, closed the Akademi Community Performance at Westminster Hall. I decided to include the whole troupe in this shot and tried to use motion blur… Continue reading

Elegant Iptedaa

This elegantly joyful Tarana based on dance to a chorus of words which are simply the sounds produced by the Tabla. Part of the Akademi Community Performance at Arts In Parliament, 10th August,… Continue reading