Equine Portraits

Photography 1st April 2020 How To Decide Which Camera To Buy

Choosing a camera is all about the right tool for the job. There are so many variable factors as to which camera is the best FOR YOU that i’ve listed a few in the hope they can lead you to your own conclusions.

Promotions 10th March 2020 Introducing My New Packages for 2020

New Packages, Same Passion for Quality I’m really excited to launch new photography packages for 2020 that better reflect my values and offer more support to clients when it comes to printing their photos. What I absolutely adore about my job is the opportunity to share my passion for the creative process with other people …

Photography 17th February 2020 Reconnecting With My Passion For Equine Photography

Losing touch with my “why” I am sure you will hear many creatives and business owners discussing the challenges that arise from turning a passion into a job. Whilst it is definitely incredibly rewarding and freeing to work for yourself in an area that you absolutely love, it can’t be denied that it’s got some …

Photography 21st January 2020 Black Background and Studio Equine Portraits Explained

What’s the difference between black background portraits and studio portraits? Black background equine portraits have become ever more popular. Having produced many myself for clients over the years, it’s clear to me there is a misconception as to how they’re created and how they differ from studio portraits. How Are Black Background Portraits Created? A …

Photoshoots 5th December 2019 Creating A Long Awaited Fine Art Equine Portrait

This year I was commissioned to create a fine art equine portrait of dressage mare, Dita. Her owner wanted just one particularly special portrait to display in her home. Considering such a simple request, it felt like the universe didn’t want it to happen!

Photoshoot Tips 12th June 2019 Points To Consider For Your Summer Equine Photoshoot
There are a few good reasons I get far more bookings for photoshoots in the summer than any other time of year. From better weather conditions to the preference for the lovely sheen in a horses coat. Whilst summer photoshoots can make our lives easier in many ways, there are a few considerations to take into ...
Photoshoot Tips 3rd April 2019 3 Reasons To Book An Equine Bluebell Photoshoot
My favourite aspect of spring is the variety of floral displays and the fleeting photo opportunities they provide. One of the most spectacular blooms to utilise are the seasonal bluebells that carpet our woodlands from mid April to early May. Here are three reasons to jump at the opportunity to book a bluebell shoot for ...
Photography 22nd March 2019 Stud card & Sales Photos: The Benefits of hiring a professional photographer

In a recent article I outlined 5 simple tips to improve your equine sales photos which are great to keep in mind when taking your own images. However, if you are a professional equestrian in the business of breeding or selling horses, it may be worth thinking about hiring a professional photographer for your advertising and marketing …

Promotions 15th March 2019 A Creative Approach To Stud & Sales Photography
When we think of stud photography or sales images, we often picture just the essential components of conformation and headshots. I try to provide my clients with that little bit more and get them thinking more creatively about their horses and the images they use to advertise them. I think it's really important to photograph ...
Photoshoots Promotions 28th February 2019 Personal Equine Photoshoots That Capture Only Your Horse
Being in front of the camera is definitely not a comfortable place for a lot of people. For those that are cripplingly camera shy you'll be pleased to know that with my personal photoshoots, you don't have to be. My favourite photo sessions to date have been this type of portraiture, finding the spirit in ...
Photoshoot Tips 6th February 2019 Southern Cross Stud Guest Blog Tips For Your Stud Photoshoot
Hello, I’m Jill and together with my husband, Jules, we run Southern Cross Stud in Kent. We had a stud photo shoot with Lotte last spring and had a wonderful day with her. I thought it might be useful for me to share my experience for those of you thinking about booking a shoot in ...
Photoshoots 5th January 2019 Equine Portraiture: Finding Beauty In Simplicity with Maisie & Harry in Alkham Valley
My photographic style is undoubtedly influenced by natures beauty and i’m often compelled to incorporate the stunning scenery that mother nature has on offer. However it’s not just the typical picturesque panoramas and well dressed stables that make for a beautiful location. A big factor in how we perceive scenery has an awful lot to ...