Entries by Richard Olpin

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 […]

Layla

A quick mono edit of the lovely Layla, shot at Eyebox Studio in Bristol this evening. Expect to see a lot more of this young lady very soon!  

Anna Quinn

Here’s one of those shots that was a case of being in the right place at the right time.. Last night I went to a little social soirée at EyeBox studio in Bristol.  It’s a great little studio run by Paul Claridge and well worth a visit if you’re in town.  Anyway, in between drinking […]

Oops, rookie mistake!

I had a quick trip out yesterday to take a few snaps with my friend Phil.  I’d suggested a quick trip down to the Severn bridge as there’s generally something pleasing to be had there.  I’ve been a bit under the weather for a few days and I clearly wasn’t firing on all cylinders as […]

RPS Workshops / Committee matters

A quick update about my role in the local region of the Royal Photographic Society.. Following a very successful series of workshops I helped to run at the RPS HQ last autumn, I will be presenting three more at the RPS in the spring on the topics of digital workflow and editing with Lightroom and Photoshop. I’ve […]

Chloe-Jasmine

So, if you’ve been watching the X-Factor this year, you’ll no doubt have seen my friend Chloe-Jasmin Whichello on there this year.  She’s doing rather well, and through to the live finals so be a sweetie and give her a vote or five and we’ll be eternally greatful! This image and more are also on […]

Hold the Front Page

Nice surprise for a Sunday evening to see my latest image with the lovely Natalie had been featured on the Front Page of Purpleport :-) For those not familiar with the site, Purpleport is a models, photographers and related creatives networking site with tens of thousands of members and every day literally thousands of images […]

Mono Conversions

The example below show how much more effective a simple image can be with a monochrome conversion. Hopefully by the wonders of modern science you should be able to move your mouse over the image below (grab and drag the little handle) and see a before/after example of the original image with nothing done to […]