Author Archives: theSubtleSensor

About theSubtleSensor

I am a freelance photographer based in newcastle upon Tyne and specialising in Corporate Events, Architectural and Model Portfolio photography. Please have a look around my website – I even provide links to other freelance professional Newcastle photographers.

Road Trip to Montenegro

I recently had the opportunity to join the Quilliam Brothers on a road trip from Newcastle to The Grove, Montenegro, traversing 9 countries in the process. Here are some (okay, a lot) of my favourite pictures from Rothenberg, Germany; Bled, … Continue reading

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Video & Photo Gallery: Matt and Marion’s Wedding Day at Moorland Garden Hotel

  Matt and Marion had a wedding of two’s. Naturally there’s two people getting married; naval officer Matthew Rees and his beautiful bride, Sophrology practicioner, Marion Beauregard. But, as you may have guessed from her name, Marion is French, so … Continue reading

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Photo Gallery: Holy Frack, it’s Holly Fraser

Holly is another first time model and I do hope she goes on to do more modelling because she is absolutely beautiful. I got lucky with Holly, I’d run into her on the street and given her a card and … Continue reading

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Photo Gallery: Inked Angel, Kris’ first ever photoshoot

I recently bought the Alien Bees ABR800 ring flash and I’ve been dying to do a glamour shoot with it so I can put it through it’s paces. I’ve been trying to persuade Kris to come in and shoot with … Continue reading

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Mini-Tutorial: How to take candid photographs.

  Whether it’s a surprise party for your husband or a tender moment shared between your child and his puppy, it’s easy enough to capture familiar experiences with a DSLR or a great point and shoot camera like the Ricoh … Continue reading

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Photo Gallery: 2013 Positive Solutions Conference at The Sage Gateshead

This year I was lucky enough to be invited to photograph the Positive Solutions National Partners Forum, which was held in one of Newcastle-Gateshead’s most prestigious conference venues: The Sage Gateshead. The forum, which is held annually, centres around the … Continue reading

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Local Business Profile: Custom Coats – Vinyl Car Wrapping

  Custom Coats are a Newcastle based company who are making the city look a little bit sexier, one car at a time! They can repair paintwork and bodywork, tint your windows and lights, powder coat your rims and valet your vehicle but … Continue reading

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How To: Maximise your earnings from any given photography assignment.

Okay, we all know it’s tough out there at the minute; it’s tough for most everybody. What does that mean as to you as a photographer? Well it means you have to work a little harder to keep the work … Continue reading

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Gallery: Evolution 2012 Festival Pictures from Day 2

Are you ready for some more excellent festival photography from the North East’s premier music festival? You are? Good, because that’s what we have here: photographs from Evolution Festival Day 2, Monday June 3rd 2012. I was stationed up at … Continue reading

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Gallery: Evolution 2012 Festival Pictures from Day 1

My Facebook fans have been asking to see more pictures from the Evolution 2012 Festival (the premier summer festival in Newcastle upon Tyne, in case you didn’t know), so without further ado, here is a comprehensive set of pictures from … Continue reading

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Evolution 2012 Festival in Pictures – Exclusive Previews

As usual, you get a first look at the photo’s from Evolution Festival, right here, straight from the horses mouth, so to speak! With headliners Dizzee Rascal and Deadmau5 pulling in a huge crowd, this was a festival not to … Continue reading

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Video & Photo Gallery: Val & Larry’s Wedding Day at Close House

Val & Larry were re-married on the 29th of March, 2012 amidst the beautiful grounds of Close House, near Heddon-on-the-Wall. As they’ve been down the aisle together before, they didn’t want a ceremony filled with pomp and circumstance but rather … Continue reading

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Conference Photography – A Tutorial

This is a tutorial on how to be a good conference photographer and by that I don’t just mean how to take good conference photographs! So, before I get into the nuts and bolts of how to do it, I … Continue reading

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Why Hire A Professional Photographer?

Now, you may spot the inherent problem with a professional photographer trying to answer the question ‘why hire a professional photographer?’ – I can hardly give an unbiased answer, eh?! However, I’d like to counter with – who better to … Continue reading

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Photo Gallery: Happy Halloween!

Halloween is probably the best time to be an event photographer. I love photographing all the different Halloween costumes and the whole fancy dress aspect just seems to put everyone in a party mood. This year I photographed three Halloween … Continue reading

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