Category Archive: Documentary photography

“The true measure of a person.. ” #inspirational #quote #MartinLutherKing

“The true measure of a person is not where they stand in times of comfort and convenience, but where they stand in times of challenge and controversy” is a quote from Martin Luther… Continue reading

One Youth Dance Uncovered #YouthDance #Charity #review

2014 was an extraordinary year for One Youth Dance. Their Principal; Joanna Shaw, has done them – and herself – proud. It’s not just that the company has become a registered charity (a… Continue reading

My wishes to you in 2015

I’ve learned a lot in 2014; about myself, about others, about dance, film, photography, diet and health. This photograph of the wonderful Tommy Franzén and Zenaida Yanowsky in a film short (Leda and… Continue reading

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

It took 4 days to get permission for this shot #Flamenco #London

To find out why, read my blog post on the Dance Today site. Previous posts are: Flamenco Festival Fringe.. What Fringe? #4 Miguel Poveda packs a punch & larks around with La Lupi… Continue reading


This time last year I was lucky enough to be involved with the London chapter of One Billion Rising, the movement against violence against women initiated by Eve Ensler. Managed and coordinated by… Continue reading

Free national training for young creatives

I went to the Opening Night of the IdeasTap Takeover at RichMix, London tonight and thought it worth sharing this piece of breaking news. Sir Peter Bazalgette, Chair of Arts Council England announced… Continue reading

Let Him Go

I went to Finsbury Park to shoot One Youth Dance’s production of Presence yesterday and despite getting drenched on the way I enjoyed every minute. I’ve interviewed Joanna for the March edition of… Continue reading

Getting arty with One Youth Dance

Saturday was enormous fun, the first of two days shooting for Joanna Shaw of One Youth Dance (who I also have a commission to write about for the March issue of Dance Today).… Continue reading

Meep on #WordyMonday

When Ms Hedgehog suggested the word ‘Meep’ for #WordyMonday I wondered how on Earth I’d ever find an image to interpret it. Then, when I saw that the gorgeous, talented and urbane Electric… Continue reading