Tag Archive: dance photography

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

flashmob fun

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Sad I know, but as it’s still a novelty I’ve applied Photoshop’s new tilt-shift option to this image of a group of dancers. This was taken at Westfield Stratford City in the flashmob… 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

first pair dancing

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I decided to open the series on the flashmob held to commemorate the arrival of the Olympic flag in the UK with a shot of the couple who started it. Shooting this was… Continue reading

circus strength

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This is one of a series of shots from a recent cirus party at the Old Vic Tunnels that was organised by Salida Productions. With even lower light than normal and an audience… 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

contemporary courage

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I had a fantastic day of shooting yesterday. The schedule started with a high speed James-Bond style tour of the Thames (which included the release of the best part of 250,000 balloons) celebrating… Continue reading

dancing in the wet village square

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Very nearly one of those tango clich├ęs I’m working to avoid in http://dancetog.com/category/essence-of-tango-series/, this is another of the pairs competing in the Strictly-style competition at last year’s Vuokatti Dance Festival (http://www.vuokattidancefestival.com/en/frontpage/)

four star formation

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This shot was also taken at the first Vuokatti Dance Festival. Part of a huge group, I shot these dancers in isolation because I wanted to emphasize their faces.

dancing in the rain

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I shot this at the Vuokatti Dance Festival, is of a local Strictly-style competition. Local celebrities were judged by locals selected in a competition. The rain made no difference to anyone although it… Continue reading