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ZED Tunnel Guidance Systems in Hersham win the Queen’s Award for Industry : Light years ahead for Adobe Lightroom 3.

Doink! Down popped a message from my contact form. It was a local company, ZED Tunnel Guidance Systems,  needing a photographer to shoot a presentation. But is wasn’t just an ordinary presentation…oh no! It was the Queen’s Award for Industry presented by HRH Duke of Kent. Blimey! Since 1975, ZED Tunnel Guidance has specialised […]

Catharsis or Catalyst?

Catharsis: 1: purgation 2a : purification or purgation of the emotions (as pity and fear) primarily through art b : a purification or purgation that brings about spiritual renewal or release from tension. 3: elimination of a complex by bringing it to consciousness and affording it expression. For a person with surgical or mental scars, […]

Shooting Food – Waste Not Want Not

I love working with food. It’s delectable, delicious and very challenging. Although the home economy trend is towards more natural, there is a fine line between natural and looking a mess I’ve found. During my assisting years, I worked with some great food photographers: all exceedingly talented. One had his own photo-library shooting dishes to […]

Covering Low Light Events

In July, I invested in a Canon 5d Mk 2 and just as well that I did because I a job came in to work at an event in Oxford which turned out to be a real challenge. (Despite the reviews on the newest pro level Nikon being better, I had to stick with Canon […]

Face It …….. Isn’t There More To A Portrait Than “Just A Simple P.R. Shot?”

Today, when I was out shopping, I did something I rarely do…. pick up an in-house magazine . Why? Because those sultry eyes of Colin Firth’s worked their magic on me.  I wondered just how many visitors to the bank had done the very same thing. There’s something about those eyes that linger, that draw […]

Is Black and White Photography Dead?

I offer Black and White options to most of my social photography customers but very few order…. why? I thought Black and White was meant to be really fashionable and creative…try my on-line survey. It’s very quick, only 5 questions:


Hi Everyone. Welcome to my blog. Here, I’m going to showcase my personal work,  some of the interesting people I’ve met during my travels and some of the places I’ve been.  Sometimes I’ll touch on technical stuff but because I’m not too techy, don’t expect too much! This blog is about the things I love….or […]

Paul Boross At The Best You Expo 2017

The Best You Expo was jam packed with great speakers this year including from The Dragon’s Den’s Hillary Devey