Mother and Daughter engagement rings

Tips for Photographing Shiny Things

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Keep it Clean ~ Tips for Photographing Shiny Things Here are a few very quick tips and things to think about if you are photographing something shiny. Clean it – use the “appropriate cleaner” – trust me you will thank me later. Wear gloves – so you have spent precious time cleaning it, you don’t […]

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A Splashing Time

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Expect to get Wet ~ A Splashing Time This was one of the most challenging images I have taken to date. Now I have done it, I can do it in a fraction of the time and more efficiently. Lessons that have come out of this shot for anyone else wanting to have a go. […]

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Tippled Whisky and cubes

So you think this was easy!

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So you think this was easy! Sometimes what looks like a simple image is very time-consuming to set up. Let me explain a little bit about this shot. It was taken in the studio with only strobe/flash lighting. The label on the back of the bottle had to be removed so you couldn’t see it […]

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My typical day as a studio photographer

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I can be a long day for a photographer My typical day as a studio photographer My typical day as a studio photographer – where I am shooting a feature shot. ( I jest, I am not sure there is ever a really typical day) 5:30 Grab a coffee & my iPad and go back […]

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Strange Places I have Placed my Camera

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Let’s snazz your business portrait Strange Places I have Placed my Camera Every now and then you have to put your camera in a strange place to get the shot you require. Sometimes it needs a bit of planning. In order to get this shot, we had to place the camera inside the oven. The […]

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Benefits of Using a Product Photographer in Detail

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Benefits of Using a Product Photographer in Detail Benefits To Your Potential Clients Improved client perception of your business Clients engage more with a documentary/storytelling approach People trust a website with a professional look and feel Beautiful image content inspires clients to take action Quality images help communicate reliability and quality and promotes trust The […]

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Where did the name Moxy come from?

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Where did the name Moxy come from? First Came ROXY: Many moons ago, too many than I care to remember I wanted to learn the guitar… again.  I bought a guitar, had a tinker and decided that I really needed the discipline from a tutor.  My tutor then said “Electric or Acoustic”.  I never considered […]

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Shooting on Location

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Sometimes I get let out ~ Shooting on Location Not all of my photography takes place in the studio. Magic can also occur in clients’ premises or somewhere completely different to enhance your products or services. I have taken photos in all sorts of places, some more challenging than others. My favourite was of a […]

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