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Blue & Black or White & Gold Dress – Dorset Prom Photo

In Prom by mike weeks

Blue & Black or White & Gold dresses, when we photograph them we get the colours right. Lime Green Prom dress or Red Ball Gown. If that is what you were wearing that is the colour your gown will be in our photographs. The Americans call it MWAC (mum with a camera). The British call it Uncle Bob. We call …

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Maternity Photography Dorset – Photographing the Bump

In Portrait, Recent Event by mike weeks

Maternity Photography Dorset So what do you do when your assistant gets pregnant? You get asked to do the Maternity Portraits. I have done a lot of baby photography and a large number of toddler portraits. I have never done any maternity photography, how hard can that be? Possibly the most important image. Mum, Dad and Baby. Well I suppose …

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Studio Light Testing 48 Hours with iLux Summit

In Event Photography by mike weeks

As part of the Photomart demonstration team at The Photography Show a number of questions were raised by customers as to what the lights were capable of. Although the lights had been fully tested I wanted to expose them to the rigours of an event photographer’s typical mixture of jobs. Military Ball Photography On Friday the lights duly arrived so …