I had the opportunity to shoot several of Bristol/Bath’s burlesque stars over the last week. First up were Geisha Go Disco and Tuesday Laveau and then Miss Lou-Leigh Blue, who are all making waves on the UK circuit. For burlesque promo I often use a Lastolite Hilite background, which makes it easy to create a […]
Recently, I’ve been traveling around the Bristol area putting on photoshoots in people’s homes. All I need is at least a 12×12″ space, preferably more, and it’s possible to take real, studio quality portraits.
I completed a shoot with up-and-coming Bristol Burlesque artist Ally Katte recently. The idea was to create some vaguely Alberto Vargas-like pin-up images. While the living room in my rented flat is larger than many a crummy buy-to-let shoebox, it’s still not an ideal space in which to work but with some canny lighting arrangements […]