Barcelona Hotel Porta Fira

October 4, 2014Commercial Photography, Latest Commission, News

On location this last week for Pfizer and QAV at the wonderfully shaped Porta Fira Hotel. ‘Hotel Porta Fira is a 28-storey, 113 m skyscraper hotel designed by Toyo Ito on the Plaza de Europa in the district of Granvia l’Hospitalet in L’Hospitalet de Llobregat, a suburb of Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain’ – wikipedia

Useful ical subscription calendars for location photographers

March 14, 2013Advice and Tips, Digital Media, Software, Technique

Here are two great ical subscription calendars useful for location photographers. sunrise sunset calendar this site also has a weather calendar. weather calendar from Wunderground.com. Finding the ical link is not obvious. You will need to first search for your weather location and then find the drop down sharing button at top right.   Control click ‘Download … Read More

Tea in the forest

January 26, 2013Cambridge, Personal, Technique

Creating natural lighting on location with speed lights. During the recent snowy spell in Cambridge I went out with a warm flask of tea and some small Nikon speed lights to try and capture a natural looking environmental portrait. The sun was low and behind my subject and was casting sun beams through the pine … Read More