10 Years Photographing Models on St Helena

BUILDING UP CONFIDENCE | Darrin Henry It’s quite mind boggling how every second of the day, photographers around the world are pushing themselves to capture perfect pictures of beautiful women. It’s a trend that’s never gone out of style. An ‘obsession’ perhaps, rather than trend, and driven as much by the models as it is…

A Tour of St Helena In 12 Pictures

PHOTOS FROM THE HARD DRIVE | Darrin Henry Right place, right time, applies with photography a lot, especially when we’re out and about on St Helena with the camera. We often end up capturing something unexpected and totally random, simply because we just happened to be there and the light was right. We’ve been more…

Five Great Gift Ideas For Photographers

PRESENTS FOR PHOTOGRAPHERS | Darrin Henry Finding a present for photographers can be scary, for a few reasons – camera equipment is expensive, different brands aren’t always compatible and photographers tend to be fussy over what kit they need (or think they need). But here are a few little gift ideas you could consider that…

How To Improve Your Colour Photography

GET CREATIVE WITH COLOUR PHOTOGRAPHY | Darrin Henry So, colour photography, why does that need its own special mention? Each time I do, Sharon argues “colour photography is just, photography,” what am I making a fuss about? There’s A Reward On Offer Although photography was born in black and white; colour soon followed, but it’s…

8 Tips For Better Mobile Photography

SHARING THE LOVE OF MOBILE PHOTOGRAPHY | Sharon Henry Confession time. I didn’t take my camera phone seriously until the batteries ran flat in the compact. This is the first time I’ve ever made this admission and Darrin, a stickler for topped-up batteries will not be impressed (sorry!) We were first timers in Chicago, USA…

13 Exciting Vehicles for Travel

PADDLE, PEDDLE AND SAIL POWER | Darrin Henry Have you ever counted how many different modes of transportation you’ve used in a year? Try it, you may be surprised, especially if you live in ‘the big world’ as we islanders like to say. Looking through 2015’s photography hard drive for What The Saints Did Next,…