Category Archive: Photographing bright lights on a dark stage

blue butterfly dance sculpture

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I’ve chosen this shot for the colours. This shot, from the production Rights (?) by LCP Dance Theatre was taken at the Bernie Grant Arts Centre

dancers whirling lights

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While the troupe like it, they’re more enthusiastic about other images from this shoot. However I’m very happy with the way this photograph covers extremes of light and dark and am even happier… Continue reading

dance with smoke and torches

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I’m not sure about this shot. It’s the best I could do with the D700 at such low light. One photographer friend (whose wife is my favourite flamenco teacher) was very impressed indeed,… Continue reading

bright lights in a dark stage

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Another shot, taken last Saturday at the Bernie Grant Arts Centre at the premier of Rights (?) by LCP Dance Theatre. That I couldn’t use flash during the performance is normal, but it’s… Continue reading