All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘CGI Backplates & HDRs’

James Bond SPECTRE CX-75 shoot – when in Rome…

James Bond SPECTRE CX-75 shoot – when in Rome…

Straight after returning from the Sahara Press Ad Road Trip, it was great to be asked to shoot at The Pantheon with Spark 44 & Jaguar for the eagerly anticipated new Bond film ‘SPECTRE ‘ released on 26th October. (Tickets to see it on release day are sorted already courtesy of my teenage kids!) It was […]

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‘Life In The Fast Lane’ Pro Showcase Interview

‘Life In The Fast Lane’ Pro Showcase Interview

It was great to be asked recently by Matty Graham of Practical Photography Magazine for an interview to appear in their Pro Showcase section for their April issue. Here it is! If you would like to read the entire magazine including the ‘Life In The Fast Lane’ interview online click here or head across to […]

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Pure Electric Performance – the Detroit Electric SP:01

Pure Electric Performance – the Detroit Electric SP:01

You may remember a few months ago I had a shoot in the city creating backplates & HDRs for a top secret car, yet to be released. To jog your memory, we worked into the night on cranes, while a cute kid played with the cube on the cobbled street? Now I can finally unveil it, as the […]

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Feeling the Heat with Technological Warfare

Feeling the Heat with Technological Warfare

Have you ever received a warning from your iPhone in the summer? *your phone is about to over heat*. It’s rare but, don’t try this at home, if you leave it in the sun for too long you’ll be shown this message. Try and pick it up and you’ll burn your fingers, thanks to the […]

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Outlander Insider Scenes to Believe

Outlander Insider Scenes to Believe

This week we’ve returned to the studio to shoot the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV (Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicle for the uninitiated!). This cracking new low emission SUV combines 4WD along with electric power and the back-up of a 2 litre engine. There was no need to put it through its paces this time though as we […]

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Hi Ho Savannah Lining – BTS on a CGI shoot

Hi Ho Savannah Lining – BTS on a CGI shoot

If you’ve ever thought that photography for CGI is done with a single shot my latest ‘adventure’ will show you otherwise. This week I’ve been shooting the backgrounds and HDRs for a top secret car that is not even off the production line yet! It may seem a little premature but those of you who […]

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Lamborghini Aventador gunning the hill at Shelsley Walsh

Lamborghini Aventador gunning the hill at Shelsley Walsh

A little automotive CGI project from end of last year featured on AIR-CGI. People like fast cars! The following video demonstrates what it takes to combine a fast CG car – in this case a Lamborghini Aventador – together with a photographic backplate and HDR to create a striking image. The backplate was taken at […]

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Nissan Qashqai – discovering the 360 Around View Monitor

Nissan Qashqai – discovering the 360 Around View Monitor

Canary Wharf is always considered the business hub of London and it’s an area we’re all proud of. With the sparkling glass reflecting the ultra-clean streets and the best of modern architecture grouped together it feels like every city should. Without traffic congestion or crowding it’s difficult to imagine that in those mirrored towers millions […]

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Mars Ice Cream – a little bit tasty

Mars Ice Cream – a little bit tasty

I think of myself as a photographer, not a writer – and I’m certainly not an active blogger. So I’ve had to ponder long and hard about my new role as a photographer/blogger. But I reckoned that with over 20 years of shoots – mainly automotive – under my belt, I wanted to pull some […]

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