London Ethical Fashion Show 2014

London Ethical Fashion Show 2014

I don’t shoot events that often, but this was a special case. Being a fashion show set in the beautiful St Paul’s Hammersmith didn’t make it less compelling. I felt I just had to do it.

Fashion shoot for creative agency in Angel, London. Model: Sophie.

Creativity captured

A startup creative agency, StyleKandi, opened its doors and needed images to showcase its abilities. The location chosen was the Enhance beauty salon in Angel, London. In rapid succession I photographed three models, pampered by a team of wardrobe and hair stylists and makeup artists.

Edgy fashion editorial. Model: Jasmine. London

The look

I met Jasmine in northern Stockholm one overcast summer morning to shoot some retro inspired fashion images with a link to the late 80s. We’d been discussing the shoot over the last week and had settled on an moody monochrome theme.

Location fashion portrait, Sweden. Model: Olga. Photo: Donald Linderyd, London

Location, location, location… for portraits

Finding the right location can make or break a photograph. For these fashion portraits the brief was to get something that gave a feeling of exploring Africa. A trip to the african continent would have been nice, but the budget was just not there, so we had to make do with Sweden. …

Up! | Vogue Italia, PhotoVogue | Dreamy fashion landscape. Model: Sarah

Vogue Italia

It seems Vogue Italia liked our little fashion story Up! and decided to publish one of the images on their PhotoVogue site. This also means it is available for licensing at the New York agency Art + Commerce in their PhotoVogue collection.

Model: Sarah. Autumn fashion

Simplicity – 50mm and a reflector

Is simplicity best or simply the easiest? Depeche Mode Sometimes simplicity is just right. The key, is good planning, communication and knowing how to use light and the environment to your advantage.

Fight club. HDR photography

HDR trial and error

Sometimes you have to go outside of your comfort zone and try something new. I must confess, I’m not a great fan of the HDR-genre. But, I’m of the opinion that you should at least try everything once. So this is my first trial and error into HDR photography. HDR …

Assi. Model portfolio portrait

Model portfolio shoot in 6 Celsius

Last year, a newly started modeling agency called me as they needed some simple images to introduce a couple of models to the market. Naturally I obliged. With a limited budget they still wanted to shoot on location, to add a bit of variety in the portfolio, so we found …

Fibes, Oh Fibes! on stage. Music photography

Six steps to improve your live music photography

Have you seen the energy-filled photos in magazines and blogs of your favourite band’s last gig – the one you went to – and wondered why these images look so much better than yours? With a few simple steps you can vastly improve your photos from the next gig.

Helena. Outdoor portrait

Great looking outdoor portraits made easy

How do you create fantastic looking portraits that resembles anything like the images we see in the glossy magazines, rather than pictures of people squinting in the sun or with raccoon eyes? Well, there is nothing replacing professional experience, but with a little training it’s remarkably easy to make huge improvements. …