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Brisbane Bronco Cheerleaders Video

A few weeks ago we had a great job of photographing the Brisbane Bronco Cheerleaders for the annual portraits. We hired the guys over at RAWHD to come along and film the shoot. The images will be used on the dancing companies website, Kentertainment and the Broncos Site. It was a great pleasure working with […]

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Another Fly Racing Advertisement

Here’s one more from the FLY racing shoot featuring Billy Mackenzie. Turned out sweet!

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Triathlete Jodie Tyler

Jodie and I are old rollerblading friends from years ago. She is now heavily into triathlons. She trains like 7 times a week. I’m always chasing really dedicated people for photo shoots as i love their passion for what they do and i always try to bring that out in my photos. This is 2 […]

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Interview- Ryan Williams

I have been shooting a lot of scooters for a few magazines lately and i wanted to do a short interview with the guys i’m working with and why not start with French Toast #3 cover boy Ryan Williams. His new online edit is up to 509,150 hits. Yeah that’s right, 509,150! He seems to be […]

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A Scott bike in the Studio

As part of my portfolio building, i always try and get some new shiny products into my studio. It’s a great experience trying to get the most of each product and learning how to light each part of what i’m shooting. I also check out the actual product photos from the company to see how […]

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5DMk2 Sensor

I recently purchased a new 5Dmk2. I know i’m a bit behind the times with this upgrade and i’m sure if your into photography you’ve seen so many reviews so i won’t do anyone. I’ll just show a close-up of the quality. I was waiting for the Mk3 or something from canon that would be […]

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Going White

I had the pleasure of shooting a cool kid in my studio last week who is a great dancer with lots of personality. He’s looking at setting up his website and portfolio with some photos so he called me. I had my white paper back ground up and blew it out with 2 strip boxes […]

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The wonders of the cheap 50mm, 1.8 Lens

I bought this lens ages but never really use it as much as i’d like.  It’s a pretty cheap lens and good quality for the price. I assist a photographer and he uses 50mm 1.2 which is amazing glass. I plan to get one of these soon but for now learning to use the 50mm […]

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Ever used a Softbox as a Backdrop?

I was out shooting a company this week and they wanted some head shots. I almost sold them on environmental portraits in the factory and around the machines but they liked the white back ground look so i set up. I have various back grounds that i use on location but this time i used […]

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A shot from the studio..

Last week i had the pleasure of shooting a music duo for their album cover and various other mediums. We also shot all their instruments. Here is one of the finished shots..Lighting- One huge softbox overhead, 2 strip boxes on the backround. Enjoy.

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Lighting Workshop was a great success.

Last month i ran lighting workshops every saturday morning. I had full classes and thank you very much for everyone who turned out. We covered everything from reflectors, to one light set-ups then onto outdoor large set-ups with flashes and softboxes. Here is a bunch of behind the scenes photos i shot from my phone […]

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Lighting Explained

One of my jobs as a photographer is to be able to diagnose (pull apart) other images and know exactly how they were shot and lit because clients hand me images at the start of a shoot or at a meeting to prepare for a shoot and i need to be able work out the […]

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M2R Commercial Preview

Following on from the DriRider campaign i shot a few months ago, they got me back to shoot the boys from the Monster Energy Kawasaki Team, Billy Mackenzie, Phil Nicoletti and aussie rider Dean Ferris. A great surprise turned up in my inbox on Friday afternoon with Rob emailing this advert he just finished that […]

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Worked all weekend

So did everyone have a great weekend? I was busy shooting. First we had the lighting lesson from 8-10am on Saturday. Great lesson with everyone trying out all my flashes and learning. The last session is this Saturday so if you want to come, let me know. Sunday was spent out in the hills shooting […]

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Busy busy month

Well i’m happy to announced that i have been picking up a lot more work over the last month. Certain companies have noticed my photography and have hired me for various projects. I have also been doing a fair bit of portfolio work trying to organise photoshoots with lots of models and roping in friends […]

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