Got my first camera from my Dad at the age of 9 (a 1958 "Contaflex i" by Zeiss Ikon)
a great camera to learn on, a 45mm fixed lens and no exposure meter. Saved up my
pocket money to buy a "Nikon FM2" and still have both of them.
Apart from photography my biggest passion is singing choral music and I try to combine
these as often as possible (just look at my flickr site to find how often this happens,
www.flickr.com/gordonrasmith) just love the look of concentration you can capture
in the musicians, and the candid portrait photographs really appeal to me.
Partly with this in mind I have now taken and finished a National Certificate module
in portraiture which was thoroughly enjoyable this adds nicely to a number of other
modules and courses gained over the years. Now having invested in Bowens portable
studio lights I need to get some portrait work to justify the expenditure to my long
Any work will be considered, studio portraiture, candid shots at performances, and
architectural just contact me for a very reasonable quote.