Exploring styles – Dark and Moody

This week we are going to explore MY signature style – Dark & Moody. My first love with Still Life and to be honest…it still is. It is what I am known for and I usually end up teaching in my Workshops, as it is requested so often. So, let’s get a little Dark &…

Exploring styles – One subject three ways

This week we are going to look at doing something a little different and have a little play. Using the same subject but shooting OR editing Three different ways. This is great at stretching your creativity and also learning about different backgrounds and what can and doesn’t work, also with looking at different editing styles….

Exploring styles – Minimalist

Minimalist… This week we are going to look at the bare minimum or Minimalist look. It is challenging to still keep it interesting, beautiful and engaging. Often this style of photography is difficult to get right. Photographers are all too eager to pile up the subjects and clutter an image. We are after lots of…

Getting back to basics – exploring styles

I have spent the last few months concentrating on food and cocktails and such on this blog, and while that has been fantastic, I think it’ time to mix things up a bit for this month. So I am going to get back to some basics and look at some different genres and styles within…

Vanilla Panna Cotta with Summer Berries

I made the panna cotta mixture as per the recipe below and filled individual cups, and set aside in the fridge overnight. I served them the next day. I found it easier to do it this way. Requires at least 2 hours to set.  I found it easier to run a knife around the inside…