April Special Offer

Since I started the blog I’ve been happily surprised by the amount of people reading it, so I thought it’d be nice to say thank you & give you an incentive to keep coming back. So, for blog readers only, I’m offering shoots throughout April for...
Model Safety

Model Safety

Most photographers are lovely. We will welcome you into our place of shooting, make you cups of tea & send you on your way feeling fabulous about yourself. However, there are inevitably one or two guys with cameras out there who may not have the best intentions,...

Do I have what it takes to be a model?

I often get emails from girls asking if I think they have what it takes to be a model, so here are my thoughts… Firstly, beauty is subjective, & very much in the eye of the beholder (there’s a word that doesn’t get used often enough). Everyone...

How to get a Free Shoot

It always surprises me a little when I read online profiles saying “Paid work only”. Obviously we’d all like to make as much money as possible from what we do, but most of us get started because of a passion for photography (or modelling, or make-up,...

Photoshoots – Tips for Models

In theory, a photoshoot should be simple enough, you turn up, get prettified by the make-up artist, & stand in front of me for a couple of hours. In practice, things are a little more complicated, but there are a number of ways you can help me out in order to have...