Tag Archive: dance photography

Double Joy; Mampara Summer Showcase Review

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Joy and dance To say dance is my life is excessive, but it brings me joy, and is my passion. Much of my writing is dance-related and my photography practice investigates movement.  I… Continue reading

Nocturnal Indigenous Australian Dancers. New installation in London E11

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  This image of native Australian dancers is part of the one in my Leytonstone Arts Trail installation  Printed on oilcloth, it is over 4m wide and 2m hight. I chose to hang… Continue reading

Becoming a Dance Photographer: Excitement at a Photocall

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For experienced dance photographers and photojournalists, a photocall is probably not that exciting, being part of their daily routine. For me, it’s a whole new world.

12 top tips for shooting flyers, front covers and posters

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How to compose great photographic images for front covers, flyers and posters.

Oranges are not the only fruit: Contact Gonzo and Lengger

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A performance so outstanding that I’ve reviewed it after the photocall. Contact Gonzo and Lennger

What are you waiting for?

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Photo from Kidd Pivot’s The Tempest Replica and quote by George Balanchine along with a little of his history.

Why are you holding back?

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Image from Yorke Dance Theatre’s Wordsworth and quote from George Balanchine with a little about the man.

Ida Y Vuelta At España On Fire

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“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

One Youth Dance Uncovered #YouthDance #Charity #review

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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

Be happy for this moment – Omar Khayyam #Quote #Image #Dance

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“Be happy for this moment, This moment in your life” a quote, purportedly from Omar Khayyam for this week’s #quoteoftheweek. From the performance ‘Presence’ by One Youth Dance in 2013.