A few weeks back I headed over to Darryl Torr’s Openroom Studios in Greenside. Darryl relocated there about about a year ago from the SABC studios and his new studio is amazing. Darren Leader(Zebra & Giraffe, Dear Reader/Harris Tweed) was laying down a few drum tracks that morning however by the time I got there the power in Greenside had gone and all I managed to shoot were a few frames of Darren and Darryl before the power went. These […]
A few weeks back I was contacted by Your LMG to shoot a few portraits of Shadowclub as well as the cover. I agreed. One of my favourite photos ever has got to be the first image below of Isaac Klawansky… I’m a sucker for parallel lines. Thank you to The Bohemian for allowing us to shoot at their premises.
About a month ago I shot a few portraits of Darren from Zebra & Giraffe, for those of you who don’t know Zebra & Giraffe check them out here. We headed out to a nearby park and just shot a few quick portraits. I did not want to get to fancy with the lighting so I used a beauty dish for the main light (400W Elinchrom Quadra) and a Nikon SB-80DX for as a fill light. Please check out the […]
A few weeks back emails were emailed and plans were planned to shoot The Sick Leaves. We finally got around to shoot a few photos last Wednesday. We took a short trip to Newtown to do the shoot, promptly got told we need to pay R1,500 to shoot around the Market Theatre which we then decided not to do… A short walk to the Dance Factory and we set up the lights and shot away. Was a good afternoon shooting […]
I’ve been a fan of Zebra & Giraffe since I first heard their single The Knife, a fan of Alan Shenton from the time I first saw him playing guitar in Harris Tweed(now Dear Reader). Not too much to say here besides that I think he is an awesome guitarist. I went to Edenvale on Sunday to shoot some photos with Alan(www.alanshenton.co.za), my plan was to get a lot of ambient light in the shot with a city-ish background and thus get a […]