Summer is here and it’s the perfect time for your style to shine as bright as your highlighter. There can be a lot of pressure to find the perfect dress: for weddings, beer gardens or even a family BBQ. Continue reading “Second-hand Summer Styling”
It can take seconds or hours – in some cases days to get the perfect shot and even then, perfection is subjective. This was the one of the first photoshoots I had worked on in front of the camera, I’m usually more comfortable being behind – directing and styling. This day I channelled my inner Lissy Roddy, curated unique images with 2 great collaborators to show my own style, monochrome pieces that I always feel comfortable in no matter what. And that is a huge part of style; comfort. Knowing what works for your body as well as your mind
I couldn’t be happier with the outcome, I wanted to be a blogger with a voice and only a voice but my wise mum made me realise that a voice needs a face – I love looking at other fashion bloggers personal style shoots, I didn’t think I could articulate my style exactly how I wanted but when you have the right people working with you, you can do that and more.
This was a collaboration was a part of a Final Major Project for 2 very talented photography students at Birmingham City University, Who want to educate their old skool teacher – making him realise there is a gap in a huge market for photographers wishing to specialise in blogger production and collaboration. Capture my style part one is a series of images showing the importance of sustainable style. All clothes here are either secondhand or hand me downs, exempt my white shirt which was from Lidl! Here we capture authentic style in the second city – not to mention the youngest in Europe that is booming not just for big businesses but for all the individual creatives that make the city so uniquely wonderful Continue reading “Capture My Style // Photoshoot Pt.1”