NSX – A Modern Classic

A fresh morning in North Yorkshire for this Modern Classic Magazine shoot… The first action was to find a location for some tracking / motion images. I’d seen a potential road after looking on google maps near to Dalby Forrest. We headed off there and the road was ideal. Quiet, very smooth and with a few bends and straights. The sky was the awful flat white one that has no definition or ‘character’ about it. Most trees were bare with a lack lustre colour so coupled with the flat lighting the saving factor was the colour of the car. A …

911 Restoration – Leeds Porsche Centre

This was at the time the closest automotive magazine shoot that I’ve had… only a 20min drive … happy days. Shot for Classic Car magazine the 911 Turbo won ‘Best Mechanical Restoration’ and was only a few points of being the overall winner. If I were to shoot in a garage I’m more used to the smaller shops or mostly private garages. The Porsche Centre Leeds certainly was on another level altogether. Clean, organised and the whole place spoke ‘efficiency’. The first port of call was to get the main DPS (Double Page Spread) shot sorted as that was the …

Behind the Lens – MG Midget

On the shoot for Practical Classic magazine, as well as the owner and myself we had Neil with us (senior writer for PC who came to interview the owner and also to keep an eye on me 😉 I asked him to grab a few shots of me in action so I can include some more ‘Behind the Lens’ articles. You don’t see many images of me…but at least this one has my best side!!! The resulting image of that set up is below… Straight forward shot. Another shot of the set up… I mainly use a couple of Speedlights …