New Thing Thursday: lighting experiments

New Thing Thursday: lighting experiments

Welcome to New Thing Thursday! An excuse to learn/experiment with new things and blog about them. Some will be photography and some won’t, and¬†I’ll probably use it across all my sites, so keep an eye out! Today it was photography based, so here we...
My Burlesquiversary – six years of burlesque & body confidence

My Burlesquiversary – six years of burlesque & body confidence

A little bit of a personal post today – can we talk about burlesque? April 18th, 2018 marked my six year burlesquiversary. (That is absolutely definitely a real word.) With my best friend Lou (she’s on the right, I’m on the left, our stripes match!)...
MODEL CALL: Mythical Ink tattoo project

MODEL CALL: Mythical Ink tattoo project

It’s finally time to bring Mythical Ink to life. A project I conceived nearly five years ago now, it’s high time I let it out into the wild! I’m looking for¬†mythical, magical and fantasy based tattoos and their owners. I’m thinking pegasus,...
A body positive, burlesque weekend

A body positive, burlesque weekend

If you’ve landed here, you’ll know that body positivity is a strong influence in my work and in my attitude to life. Towards the end of last year, I had one of those moments where things just fitted together magically to make a wonderful weekend of bopo...
Christmas moments

Christmas moments

New year already! Christmas this year was a hard one, our first without Dad. Despite being a photographer, I had never before appreciated quite how precious photos are, once someone is gone, and that is the only record you have of their expressions, their smiles, the...
Steampunk Studio Shoot – first look

Steampunk Studio Shoot – first look

I was lucky enough to secure a place on a steampunk studio workshop shoot at the start of September, at my favourite local studio. Costume is one of my favourite things (both for me and to shoot), and it comes up a lot with Unfurling clients, so any excuse to...