Christy Lee Rogers’ underwater spells

Originally posted on Observatory Mansions:
Photographer Christy Lee Rogers creates wondrous underwater scenes of utter beauty, where seemingly choreographed entanglements of bodies and drapes weightlessly float in a muffled yet lush universe that brims with unbounded sensual energies. For the sensual rendering of the fleshes, the bright coalescing colours and the dramatic lighting, Rogers’ work has…

Karen and Davood Engaged!! | Los Angeles, CA

Originally posted on +++ CHI CHAN PHOTOGRAPHY +++:
Karen contacted us at the end of January for a underwater engagement session to go with their Island Wedding in November 2015. These photos were taken in a heated pool in winter time 🙂 Underwater Session is always fun, we enjoy every moment we holding our camera underwater !!

How to shoot underwater fashion and swimwear -part 2

Something really important to think about is the position of the light source in relation to the lens.  If you have c it too close to the lens you can get a thing called backscatter. Here is the dictionary definition of backscatter. So in other words, backscatter is an underwater version of cats eyes. MuckContinue reading “How to shoot underwater fashion and swimwear -part 2”

How to shoot underwater fashion and swimwear – part 1

My first commercial underwater shoot was with Sandstorm Luxury Swimwear at a pool in Skipton (Rendezvous Hotel). It was also the largest shoot as far as logistics were concerned (up to 20 models / beauty pageant nominees in total). It was also my first shoot using an underwater strobe (flash gun). Before this shoot IContinue reading “How to shoot underwater fashion and swimwear – part 1”

Boom -apparently my stats are up

Thanks to some tips from #Socialsam at the 4networking meeting in East Leeds last Friday, I found out that in order to help improve your SEO (Search Engine Optimisation) I need to post more, make more use of #hashtags and write about things people might want to read about (do cats in hats not countContinue reading “Boom -apparently my stats are up”

Bridge Inn, Walshford – 4networking meeting (every fortnight)

Here is the venue (image taken from their website). Maybe an opportunity to see if they would like their website images updated whilst im up their for the next networking meeting? If you’d like an invite along to the next meeting let me know and I’ll add you to the invite list. #bridgeinn #walshford #wetherbyContinue reading “Bridge Inn, Walshford – 4networking meeting (every fortnight)”

4networking Wetherby

Got completly carried away networking and forgot to take a photo of the venue. A beautiful old hotel just north of Wetherby (junction 47). There were about 35 attendees,  everyone from solicitors, cleaners, landscape gardeners, Web designers, wordpress Web optimisers, SEO experts, death and disease specialists and a magician (he did a card trick andContinue reading “4networking Wetherby”

4networking Leeds East with Social Sam 4 sight slot

Social Sam did a talk at Leeds East’s 4networking group on Friday. It was really to hear more about the current trends in social media and how best to utilise it for business. It’s part his fault that I’m up until 2 am sorting my website out, optimising everything for SEO (Search Engine Optimisation). HeContinue reading “4networking Leeds East with Social Sam 4 sight slot”

Behind the scenes of a family portrait on location in Sherburn-in-elmet, Leeds

A quick behind the scenes shot from a family portrait I did in a clients home at the weekend.  This is to show the setup and how small the space was that I had to work in. It’s not all about massive  glam studios. #sherburn-in-elmet #leeds #family #portrait #homestudio #location #timlosphotographyyorkshire

Behind the scenes of a family shoot on location in Sherburn-in-elmet, Leeds

A quick behind the scenes shot from a family portrait I did in a clients home at the weekend.  This is to show the setup and how small the space was that I had to work in. It’s not all about massive  glam studios. #sherburn-in-elmet #leeds #family #portrait #homestudio #location #timlosphotographyyorkshire