Nation of Shopkeepers

May 10, 2018By Mark CornwellGeneral, News, Portraits

Some years ago (2013 as it happens) I did a project called Nation Of Shopkeepers. I say I “did” but I never really finished it and despite trying to do more on it a few years ago it really halted of its own accord.This year I’m taking it in two directions:bakeryartisan craftArtisan Craft!The Nation Of … Read More

Give us, this day…

May 10, 2018By Mark CornwellGeneral, News, Portraits

Project time – part 1 Some years ago (2013 as it happens) I did a project called Nation Of Shopkeepers. I say I “did” but I never really finished it and despite trying to do more on it a few years ago it really halted of its own accord. This year I’m taking it in … Read More

Shooting with my camera

April 17, 2018By Mark CornwellNews

Every now and then I get asked to do something “different”. One of my favourite venues, Milton Abbey, had me at a pheasant shoot some time ago and I recently saw the article had been published last year in the Shooting Gazette. Here’s a peek at the full article (click this link): Milton Abbey

Award winning photographer

January 3, 2018By Mark CornwellNews

Some of you may remember that in the middle of last year I “won” an award and that post hopefully showed caution in reading about an “award winning Dorset Wedding Photographer” (insert county/country of your choice). This post is of the proper “whoop whoop – I WON something!” variety. For the last year and a … Read More

It’s a hard life

November 17, 2017By Mark CornwellNews

Some days photography is a very hard job. Take yesterday, for example. Yesterday I had arranged to go and meet Josh Pugh in Salisbury. Josh runs NJAC a mobile bar service. I’d met Josh at the lovely Milton Abbey not that long ago and got chatting with him. It was very clear that he is as … Read More

With a little help from my friends…

April 26, 2017By Mark CornwellNews

One thing I’ve always said is that the day I stop learning you can nail the casket lid down on me! It will come as no surprise then that I’m always trying to improve my photography skills. Lately I’ve been under the watchful eye of Kevin Wilson as my mentor. Well respected in our industry … Read More

International Women’s Day – and beer

March 9, 2017By Mark CornwellGeneral, News

Question: what do International Women’s Day and beer have in common? Answer: more than you might imagine. Did you know, for example, that women were most likely the original brewers in what is now a male dominated industry? Go and check out some details on Wikipedia. A few weeks ago I posted an item about … Read More