Singer-songwriter Ellie Larke: Location live music in Greenbank, Bristol

Female¬†singer-songwriters have been heard frequently in recent years, encompassing everything from folk and¬†underground rock to big-selling pop superstars. I’ve been a fan of the style since raiding my Mum’s Joan Baez LPs as a child and later discovered contemporary voices like Dar Williams. So I’m often fervent in separating the wheat from the chaff, distinctive […]

New Photography Studio in Bristol city centre

In early December, I moved into a fantastic photographic studio right in the heart of Bristol. Sharing with one other photographer, the studio is large enough for a wide range of portrait and light commercial photography and I have already received several clients who love the location and space. There are multiple professional Bowens studio […]

Music promo shoot with the The Veees

I recently took part in a photoshoot for Bristol-based all-girl anglo-french band, The Veees. The band was founded by French ex-patriate Anne Gallien in January 2010. The difficult to categorise music is described on the bands Facebook page as. A mix of chanson francaise a la Gainsbourg with chicago house beats, funky Bronks style, 80’s […]

‘Where’s Wally?’ – Performer promo shoot

Here are some snaps from a recent promo photo shoot with Bristol-based performer, Boo, who goes by the stage name, Lou Leigh Blue. Lou focuses on fun, story-led burlesque routines, often with a satirical edge. This shoot was to provide promotional images for a brand new act based on popular children’s book, Where’s Wally? Lighting […]

Album art photo shoot with Bristol’s Rita Lynch

Back in the summer, I took some images to be used on Bristol singer-songwriter Rita Lynch’s forthcoming album. Rita is one the major draws on the Bristol live music scence, a singer who achieved a decent profile UK the early 1990s, when she was often mentioned in the same breath as P J Harvey, and […]