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 there were also two nationalities present as Marion’s friends and family from across the Channel […]

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 then, when I was desperate to fill a slot at short notice due to a […]

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 me since before the ring flash was a thought in my head, so it was […]

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 conference programme at the Sage, featuring speakers from the forefront of the financial advice sector, […]

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 what they specialize in is Vinyl Wraps.

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

Castel Sant'Angelo seen through summer boughs across the river Tiber

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 coming in and you have to look for opportunities to maximise your earning potential from […]

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 think it’s important to say something about what sort of person you need to be […]

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 answer that question? Only a professional photographer knows all the little things he/she does to […]

Photo Gallery: Amazing Grace Rutherford

If you’ve been following me (@theSubtleSensor) on Twitter, you’ll know I’ve been busy these past couple of weeks shooting and editing a complete portfolio refresh for London based model, Grace Rutherford. A shoot like this is quite challenging because we both have to work hard to create a set of very different images. And to […]

Nightclub Photography – A Tutorial

Okay, this is my first ever tutorial. I figured; ‘start with what you know best’, right? Well, one of my first regular jobs as a photographer was taking photographs of drunk students in Newcastle’s nightclubs. It worked well for me because, at the time, I was also a drunk student and it meant I got […]

Jonesin’ for Jones – a photo gallery

Models | Portriats | Subtle Sensor Photography

As you may or may not know, I am part of a new photographic collective called Freelance North Photography. We intend to take over the world, obviously, and we’re content to start with Newcastle. I digresshowever, recently we decided to book a day at Mayfield Studio and did some individual and collaborative photographs. I snapped a […]