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Lewis Poole: Happiness in Heart Machines

I have always been a fan of Somerset musician Lewis Poole, not only does he write some of the catchiest tunes  but he has to be one of the nicest people I have had the pleasure of working with. Last year I interviewed Lewis ahead of his slot at  The Godney Gathering, during our chat …

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Taking Over The Venue

This weekend was another great gig but this time was a night out with my friends rather than being the photographer. The band we went to see were called Imprints. I first saw them at the Music Expo last year. They were amazing, rocking the stage with their electric vibe & uplifting sounds. They had …

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Spring is on it’s way.

Like me I’m sure you are all fed up with the cold days & nights. Temperatures cold enough to make you want to stay indoors. Luckily for us we have also seen some wonderful sunny days as well which can provide many excellent opportunities to get photos. Last week before we had the 24 hour …

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Approaching Autumn

  As you all can tell the leaves are changing colour & falling off the trees. It’s getting colder, this is the time of year where the weather varies. A good time to revisit past photographic locations to see what they look like in different seasons & compare your photos taken with previous visits. I …

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Pedal To The Metal

  This past week has been very busy for me. I have been able to put my 50mm lens to extensive testing & usage. It has proven to be a worthy addition to my photography kit. This lens I mainly use for my music photography & occasionally for my landscape work but I have different …

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Music Expo 2018

  This week has been very busy. First was my weekly visit to the Grow Room at the King Arthur in Glastonbury. This time performing were Craig & Alex Priddice. They also asked me to take some photos of them & their set. This was to promote their newly released EP Stones. I like the …

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Rocking Out The Summer

  I have had a couple of weeks off but they have been very busy. There is lots to talk about. Firstly summer 2018 has been very hot & sunny & the weather has been excellent for taking photos of Somerset’s wonderful landscapes & getting the perfect photos at just the right moment. I have …

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Somerset: A Photographer’s Paradise

  As you know apart from my music photography my main body of work is landscapes. I have traveled around Somerset visiting various nature reserves, beaches & woodland areas. Each time I visit one there is always something new or different that I haven’t seen before. I also visit ancient architecture such as Glastonbury Abbey, …

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Live Review: Arctangent Festival

  Between the cities of Wells and Bristol lies the UK Summer’s math-rock central festival, Arctangent. Since it’s opening in 2013 the festival has put on massive amounts of diversity and brilliance within and around the genre. Dillinger, 65daysofStatic, Russian Circles, just a few to be named. 2018’s lineup is a mixed bag of bands …

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Smartphones VS Professional Cameras: The Debate Rages On

  Over the past couple of years I have progressed from using my iPhone cameras to a proper DSLR camera like the ones that professional photographers use. I still use my phone for quick shots or if I don’t have my camera with me. I started taking photos with my old iPhone 3GS many years …

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