Chef Michael Caines has taken over at the Cove at Maenporth, Falmouth. I spent a few frenetic hours shooting as much food, portraits and details as I possibly could to get some images for the new website which goes live this week (16th March).
The brief was to shoot two elements; the huddlebox which was in a dark area used for VR testing. This needed a little subtle lighting to lift the darker areas out of shadow and separate them from the dark background.
I was commissioned by Cornwall Architect Ben White to photograph a 1950’s concrete block and crinkly tin barn; unused and ‘unloved’ – this had been left to rot for many years. Now lovingly converted into a two-bedroom luxurious countryside retreat. Nestled within a hollow in the edge of a field – hardly noticeable from anywhere […]
Appleton’s Restaurant, set up by Andy Appleton and partner Lyndsey Marshall in 2016 serves modern innovative food using fresh ingredients from the local area as well as specialist foods from Italy. Andy’s passion for all things Italian came from his travels and of course his nine years as Head Chef at Jamie Oliver’s Fifteen Cornwall. […]
The Taittinger UK Sommelier of the Year competition recognises the very finest talent in wine service. Organised by The Caterer, in partnership with the Academy of Food and Wine Service, the event is open to professional sommeliers working in the UK. I photographed the SW heat for Hospitality Media which was held at Hotel Du Vin, […]
I well remember my days as a young man when money was short, spending hours under the bonnet of whichever banger I was trying to keep on the road at the time. A constant companion was my trusty Haynes Manual, the car tinkerers’ bible and a must have for any DIY mechanic in the days […]
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