Run up to Christmas!

Run up to Christmas!

Whilst we all love our jobs – the first two weeks of December is truly the most stressful of the year in a photography business. We are always prepared for it but you feel such a responsibility to get all…

Professional pet photographer

Pet Photography

Every member of the Ray Lowe Studios team loves dogs! Sometimes we even find them easier to shoot than children! So when we have such adorable dogs as Buddy and Oscar we need to share it. One of our photographers…

Hertfordshire Wedding Photographers

Hertfordshire Wedding Photographers

Over the last two months we have been so busy with weddings we haven’t had much time for anything else. This summer in particular has been a great  one for our weddings, visiting venues we haven’t seen before and not…

Olympics

Olympics

Well at least I can say, ‘I was there’…I tried getting tickets for a load of events to no avail, and finished up with a back seat watching water polo, which I enjoyed (as I played it as a 16…

making babies

Making Babies

Yes I know its been a while since I did a post, but I have been so busy taking photographs that sitting down and telling you all about them kept getting put back and back, sorry. This will make up…

Canon EOS M

Canon EOS M

We are constantly updated from camera manufacturers and suppliers about the ‘latest’ products on the market. We use all different makes and models but we are always asked to recommend cameras by our photography course participants. In the studio we…

Professional Photographers!

Professional Photographers!

At least twice at year all staff members at Ray Lowe Studios get to have their photo taken! We spend so many hours in the studio with other people enjoying themselves in front of the camera so we spend a couple of…

Environmental portrait course

Environmental portrait course

The biggest kick I get from teaching photography is seeing the improvement over a few hours in an individuals work and confidence, knowing you are helping photographers feel better about their abilities and work. This weeks 3 hour environmental course is…

Light it, Shoot it, Retouch it !!!

Light it, Shoot it, Retouch it !!!

This is the portrait photography and Photoshop course that Gary and I run from our studios in Cheshunt, Herts. It’s very popular where we have a small group of just 6 people. I then spend 2 hours going into more…

Nursery Group Photographs

I often say photography is not a proper job, as come on, it’s not really difficult is it? Being nice to people, creating something special for them, its a joy not a job. EXCEPT when you have to photograph a nursery…