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Video: As Bluebells Fade
[ 0 ] May 29, 2017

Video: As Bluebells Fade

If you follow my Stories feed on Instagram or have listened to Episode #239 and #240 of the podcast, you’ll know that I recently headed out to make a short film about bluebells. Well, I’m pleased to say that the final video is now complete and has been uploaded to my YouTube channel in the past day or […]

Episode #240: Late Afternoon Bluebell Photography
[ 0 ] May 15, 2017

Episode #240: Late Afternoon Bluebell Photography

This week: I’m on location, talking you through some of my recent bluebell photography. In last week’s show, you joined me in the middle of a woodland as I shared a few thoughts about the process of photographing and filming bluebells. Well, this week’s edition is directly related to that – a recoding made whilst making the […]

Episode #239: Filming And Photographing Bluebells
[ 0 ] May 8, 2017

Episode #239: Filming And Photographing Bluebells

This week: I’m in a bluebell woodland, talking about shooting stills and video. As many of you know, around this time of the year, a wide variety of natural spaces across the country are transformed into wonderful displays of colour, thanks to the flowering of bluebells. Towards the end of last week, I headed out to capture the […]

Video: Euan Beaden X Peli 9490 RALS Lighting
[ 0 ] March 9, 2017

Video: Euan Beaden X Peli 9490 RALS Lighting

In this recent podcast, I told you about how I teamed up with Peli for a Test/Review featuring one of their location lights – a 9490 RALS. The product write-up will follow, but in the meantime I want to share some of the details of a shoot I did using the light… The premise was […]

Video: Sunrise Shipwreck Photography
[ 0 ] December 1, 2016

Video: Sunrise Shipwreck Photography

I was recently going through a bunch of files which, for one reason or another, never did see the light of day. In the mix was some behind-the-scenes footage from a trip I took down to the shoreline one cold morning. My goal on that occasion was to capture a shot or two of a sunken ship […]

Video: Take A Moment
[ 0 ] November 3, 2016

Video: Take A Moment

  Sometimes, we just need to slow things down a bit, take time to stop and think…   You Might Also Like…Why You Need To Slow Down Your PhotographyVideo: Sunrise Shipwreck PhotographyVideo: Giles On The Business Of PhotographyVideo: First Look – Lowepro Flipside Trek BP 450 AW…Video: Big Wild Sleepout 2016Video: The Writer’s Tarp

Video: First Look - Lowepro Flipside Trek BP 450 AW Backpack
[ 0 ] October 19, 2016

Video: First Look – Lowepro Flipside Trek BP 450 AW Backpack

My friends at Lowepro recently sent one of their new backpacks to be put through its paces for a Test/Review feature. The model is the Flipside Trek BP 450 AW. By way of introduction, I thought I’d put together a quick ‘first look’ video, running through the key features, with the full write-up to follow in due […]

Episode #222: Lowepro Backpack Photography
[ 0 ] October 17, 2016

Episode #222: Lowepro Backpack Photography

This week: I’m talking through the process of taking product shots on location. My friends at Lowepro recently sent one of their Flipside Trek BP 450 AW backpacks for Test/Review. In this episode, I’m talking through the pictures I took of it in a woodland location. Some quick links to things mentioned in this show: TAP Video: […]

Video: Big Wild Sleepout 2016 Behind-The-Scenes
[ 0 ] September 22, 2016

Video: Big Wild Sleepout 2016 Behind-The-Scenes

Last month, in this post, I showed you the completed short film that I produced to mark the RSPB’s Big Wild Sleepout 2016. If you listen to the podcast, you’ll know that I also shared some on-location commentary with you in this episode, too. Whilst out and about filming that, I also shot a bunch of behind-the-scenes […]

Video: Big Wild Sleepout 2016
[ 0 ] August 10, 2016

Video: Big Wild Sleepout 2016

Three weeks ago, in this post, I told you about an event organised by the RSPB, called the Big Wild Sleepout. At the time, I hadn’t decided exactly where I would go or what I would do to mark the occasion. I actually headed off to a woodland for one night of hammock camping. Whilst there, […]

Episode #214: Making A Big Wild Sleepout Film
[ 0 ] August 1, 2016

Episode #214: Making A Big Wild Sleepout Film

This week: I’m talking about what I got up to for this year’s RSPB Big Wild Sleepout. To mark the occasion, I thought it would be fun to make a short film about enjoying a spot of hammock camping in a forest. All said and done, I had an incredibly productive time – and in this week’s show, […]

Episode #175 - Initial Tests For A Video Podcast
[ 0 ] May 4, 2015

Episode #175 – Initial Tests For A Video Podcast

This week: I’m on location, discussing initial tests for a video version of the podcast. I recently asked whether you would also like to see a video version of the podcast each week. The response was unanimous – it was a definite ‘yes’ – so I’ve now begun my initial tests, working through the logistics of how […]