This Creative Life | inspiring creative growth

THE WHAT AND HOW OF NEW YEAR RESOLUTIONS

It is suddenly that time of year when there is a lot of talk about new year resolutions and business plans for the coming year…

BE BRAVE. SHOW UP.

Do you hide your work away on your hard drive telling yourself it is not yet good enough to share?

THE SECRET LIFE OF A PROP CUPBOARD.

I often get complimented on certain props and people ask where I get them from…

CREATIVE CROSS TRAINING

The first iteration… I’m often asked what I do in my down time… well, the answer to that is that I can be found doing all sorts of creative things…

WHAT IS FINE ART LIFESTYLE PHOTOGRAPHY?

A question that I’m often asked. To brake it down into elements is the simplest way to explain what it means to me.

DO YOU LACK CREATIVE INSPIRATION?

Let’s crack open your Creative First Aid Kit. Some times you will experience creative oomph. It happens…

#CREATIVITY – THE STARTING POINT

How often to I hear people say, Oh I’m not creative!  Oh I can’t ever take good photographs!  I’m no good at arranging flowers!   I truly believe that it…

NEED A SIMPLE QUICK CAKE & BUN RECIPE?

Whenever I have friends coming over unexpectedly for a cup of something, I will make this quick and easy sponge cake.  Here is the plain version, but you can add…

7 TIPS TO HELP YOU BUY YOUR FIRST DSLR CAMERA

I am often asked by student clients which camera they should buy?  It’s a minefield out there – so much choice, new terms and you really do not know where…

INSPIRATION – WHAT SHALL I SHOOT?

Recently, I had an enquiry from someone needing to learn how to take top quality photographs of her products for her online shop.  Added to this, she really wanted to…