Entries by Richard Olpin

Decision made, time to put myself on the spot again..

About five years ago I submitted a panel of images to the Royal Photographic Society to be assessed for a ‘distinction’ from the Society.  I was successful in my submission, and that entitled me to use the letters ‘LRPS’ after my name as a ‘Licentiate of the Royal Photographic Society’. For the past few years […]

Zoo..

Coming soon to a newsagents near you… One of my favourite images I took of the very lovely Anna Quinn will be full page in Zoo magazine next month to promote the London International Tattoo Convention.. Links: Anna Quinn London International Tattoo Convention

Tefnut Spirals

The delightful  Tefnut Spirals, shot in her crypt one sunday afternoon.. I’d only popped over to do a few quick snaps of her in a t-shirt to promote her boyfriend’s band. Funny how things work out, eh?

Copyright in Photography

(Article original published on PurplePort. Reproduced with permission from Andy Lewis Photography) In this article I will try to cover the basics of copyright and common misconceptions. This is not meant to be the definitive answer to all situations. Copyright law in some cases can be a very complex. If you feel any part of […]

(Humour) What if Hitmen Were Asked to Work for Free?

Photographers often get asked to shoot for free in exchange for experience, exposure, future work, and images for their portfolio. What if a hitman were approached with the same request? That’s the idea found in the 4.5-minute sketch above by College Humor, titled “Guy Who’s Too Cheap To Pay An Assassin.” Oh, and it pokes […]

Anna Quinn

Recently I had a chance to do a quick shoot with the lovely Anna Quinn.  It was only a casual five minutes at a studio social evening, but lucky for me Anna really liked one of the images and thought the style would be perfect for something she’s got coming up. Anna has been asked […]