Author: Christian

dirt vs wytm

Singer at nightclub gig

This was an interesting and challenging night. It’s a new night at Beaverworks, where I often shoot and had the interesting set up of a Metal and Alternative night (with live bands) at the top, and a techno night in…

born into an age of panic

I was very excited to find out that Senser recently opened up a remix contest for their track ‘Age of Panic’ – this is one my favourite tracks from one of my favourite bands – I had been thinking about how to…

spooky shoot

Image of a (posed) dead body in a lab

I spent the evening on Hallowe’en in a certain old Mill building in Holbeck where Photocamp Leeds had set up a spooky Hallowe’en shoot. I used this to experiment with a few different techniques – wide angle shots, using a…

remedy hallowe’en

remedy

For one of the regular nights I shoot at, Remedy, Hallowe’en is the big one where they pull out all the stops to create a crazy and over the top event. I produced nearly 150 images from this event –…

tinnitus

tinnitus

Just a quick one – after light night I ended up in a little techno night. Some girl (half) jokingly commented that it was her turf, so I thought I’d take a few shots  – mostly because I was a…

light night

zoom burst

An event I always try and get to is the annual Night Light in Leeds, where various art installations and projections take over the city.  I was all set to be really organised this year and plot a sensible path…

ela orleans at wharf chambers

Ela Orleans

I was invited down to this lovely intimate gig at Wharf Chambers to shoot a set of images capturing the night. I’ve put a full write up on my Images from The Underground site, but here’s a little taster.

hyde park unity day

bass player

I’ve been ridiculously busy recently, rearranging and redecorating my house, so not had a lot of time to either shoot, or even get things on the site. But, slightly delayed, here are a few recent shots. Each year I try…

unity day warm up

japanese fighting fish at unity day warm up gig august 2014

Took my self and my kit down to the warm up party for this year’s Unity Day for a few beers and some shooting. Here’s a few shots from the night. See the full story over at Images From The…

uncle bob

gift

…I was an ‘Uncle Bob’ – as those in the wedding trade call the family member with a good camera.

There was a slight trauma when our toddler launched himself at the cake, and I actually saw the wedding photographer give me a knowing look…

line art

line art image of stylised angel

I have been going through some old archives recently, as a part of a grand tidying up operation. I created these images about nearly 20 years or so ago now, to illustrate lyrics I was writing at the time. Very teenage…

amelia

model shot with steampunk toy gun

…the opportunity to share skills and play with new equipment, and also the chance to do some work with models.

This is Amelia – she said that she was relatively new to modelling and it was mostly a hobby for her, but i found her great to work with…

summer fêtes

bunting

…I have been shooting at the Elliot’s Footprint summer fete in Meanwood; a fundraiser for the charity, which supports parents after the loss of a child.

Though I had a lovely time, I have to say this was one of the most difficult shoots in have done for a long time…