Stefan Roberts – Long Exposure Enthusiast

Recently I made a series of portraits of Stefan Roberts. Stefan is a photography tutor at ARA Institute and a long time enthusiast of pinhole camera photography and super long exposures. The exposures run into months and years. I am also a long exposure enthusiast, though I work with relatively short time frames, between 30 seconds and 15 minutes. It…Read More

Wine bottle shoot

Recently I completed a multi-day shoot for Brancott Estate and Stoneleigh vineyards in Marlborough. It is interesting to look at the set-up shot and the completed image. The day for the above shot was dull and overcast and threatening rain. In fact passing showers were spotting the bottles as I set up. Because we were going for a look that…Read More

Recent Architectural Photography

Architectural photography has kept me busy lately. I particularly enjoy working with a mixture of artificial and natural light to emphasize structure and form. There are many similarities with landscape photography with regards to planning and timing. To help produce the best work it pays to be flexible with regards to when the shots are taken. It is often worth waiting…Read More

kiwi camping

The BIG kiwi camping panorama photo shoot – This was a huge shoot day, not to mention the planning and preparation. Click on the following link for some background: