The Photography Show – A Replacement for Focus on Imaging

For many years every March the NEC in Birmingham was the host of Focus on Imaging, on of the biggest photographic trade shows in Europe.  I loved wandering around looking at new equipment, buying cheap deals, looking at other photographers work and listening in to lectures on all aspects of the photographic industry.  Then earlier […]

Wedding Photography in Derby – A New Look Web Site

Over the past few weeks I have been updating my online presence and, in particular, my wedding photography web site at http://www.ewanmathers.com.  This web site is now dedicated to weddings with loads of new images and ideas for couples getting married in Derby, Nottingham and the East Midlands. Here are a few photos to get […]

More Testing for the #Flourish Video Project

Last week I was back working with Jason from Jet Productions on test shooting for his #Flourish video project.  This time the venue was the old chocolate factory in Derby.  This is a huge place with lots of creative potential for all sort of projects.  Currently it is being managed by Derby QUAD as a […]

New Look Photography Blog

I have been a bit quiet on the blogging front recently but have just finished updating the look of the blog.  Let me know what you think!

Disabled Adaption by Littleover Building Services

Littleover Building Services based in Derby specialise in disabled adaptions for homes as well as roofing , extensions and all types of building work.  I was fascinated to see how they had converted and extended a house in Wollaton when I was asked to photograph their work.  The whole house has been completely redone to include […]

Commercial Photography of Sculptures

Recently I have been working for DeMontfort Fine Art who are agents for many fine artists including Rolf Harris and Jack Vettriano.  I was photographing sculptures by Carl Payne and Doug Hyde for the website and brochure.  Huge thanks to Holly Booth for help and assistance during the shoot!  Thanks also to Banks’ Mill Studios resident, […]

Sealines – Images from Iona – Exhibition at the Derby Cathedral Centre

I will be back at the Derby Cathedral Centre for February with a new exhibition of fine art images from the Island of Iona in the Western Isles of Scotland.  The pictures are something different for me from my usual commercial photography.  While walking on the beaches I noticed that the sea can create nearly […]

Special Offer! – Half price studio shoots.

Not long now till Banks’ Mill Open Studios! Come along for a very special offer from me – if you book an hour shoot in the studio with me during Open Studios then you can have it for half price, just £25. This is a great opportunity to have a studio shoot at a great […]

Savox UK – Communications Equipment Lifestyle Shoot

When I was contacted by Savox UK about a photo shoot based around their range of communications equipment accessories for uniformed services (police, fire, security, military) I was intrigued.  Savox are based ion Derbyshire but are part of a global network specialising in communications devices for extreme situations.  They supply the headsets and microphones to […]

f3.3 Photography Workshop announced

Finally I can announce that with Helen Rose and Holly Booth we are going to present our first Photography Workshop in August!  Full details can be found at our f3.3 Facebook page and event but here are the details so far… Are you struggling to get to grips with portrait photography? Want to learn more […]