CRUK 2018 night in Romford

CRUK 2018 night in Romford

Friday 6th April 2018 arrived after months of anticipation. It was the Friday of Mark and Jenni’s charity ball, this time held at the RUSCC club in Romford. I was fortunate enough to be there with the camera, capturing a few shots during the setup and evening....
Long distance fireworks

Long distance fireworks

Every New Year’s Eve there’s a beautiful fireworks from the London Eye. And every year there’s are hundred of thousands of people travelling into the city to view it (around 250,000 this year). Getting a good place with a decent view requires...
Karen and Paul got married

Karen and Paul got married

Karen and Paul got married. My good friend Steve and I were taking the pictures. Although the majority of the pictures are good (in my own humble opinion), the main focus of this post is about the lessons I learnt. What could be improved upon, and what should be done different another time?

Marching Band Concert

Marching Band Concert

The Royal British Legion Youth Band Brentwood and the Grenadier Guards Band gave a concert in the Brentwood centre. I was fortunate enough to be invited to come and take pictures.

Grace in Grease

Grace in Grease

We were off to see Grease, performed by the theatre school Stagecoach, courtesy of our friend and neighbour Grace, who was in the play. It was an impressive show, and it was wonderful to see the many friends and family members who had brought a camera or video camera along.

Armed Forces Day

Armed Forces Day

Armed Forces Day was combined with the annual Strawberry Fair in Brentwood this year. I went to take pictures of strawberries, but came home with shots of soldiers, medals, marching bands, archers, artists and a medieval cannon.

Human ostriches and bagpipes

Human ostriches and bagpipes

Abridge celebrated their 25th annual village festival on Sunday the 13th June, with everybody in the village participating. There was a parade, floats, bands, food, entertainment. And there were human ostriches!