Personal project highlighting a recurring nocturnal narrative. Milly Atkinson, Fashion model playing an Owl in a 1920s Mother-of-Pearl jacket. Glamour reinvented. The beginning of an idea as a promotional shot for InterBe (Narrative Coaching Organisation)
And raining heavy. In my garden the flowers are dropping and broken - so I've decided to grasp the situation in my hands - and bring them inside to photograph them.
I managed to capture these bubbles in ice by leaving out a bucket of water during a freezing winter night. Then backlighting the slab of ice to capture – what looks like – an interstellar scene.
The magic of 5th November – Guy Fawkes Night, or Bonfire Night, is hard to explain to anybody who hasn't grown up in England.
Dragonfly Larvae after it has shed it exoskeleton
After heavy summer rain, many of the flowers in garden are breaking down - so I've decided to grasp the situation in my hands - and bring them inside to photograph them.
The black stuff on the walls is a phenomenon called “The Angels’ Share”. In French “La part des anges” - or in this case, “an angel in waiting”. The black stuff is called “la torule” in French - Baudoinia compniacensis. A black fungus grows upon the doors and walls of a Cognac distillery in Jarnac. The fungus is a habitat colonist with a preference for airborne alcohol (but I prefer to drink it)
A young artist at work. What else to do during a rainy day?
Bumble Bee hovering over Lavender
Following a year outside in the English winter and, this sycamore leaf as decayed down to its structure. Leaving a filigree, lace finish that shines in the golden light of the evening Spring sunshine.