Author archives: Phil Punton

  • Judith Beheading Holofernes

  • The dying man is Holofernes, an enemy of the Israelites in the Old Testament, and the young woman beheading him is Judith, his divinely appointed assassin. Yet at the same time he is also an Italian painter called Agostino Tassi, while the woman with the sword is Artemisia Gentileschi, The paint[...]
  • Its almost time for Santa

  • Santa is coming What a lucky Photographer I am.  This is the second year that I have received that special call telling me that I have been selected to take a very special set of Father Christmas photographs when meets the very best of the best children.  This is all about providing mrs Claus wi[...]
  • Bride and Groom riding horses on the beach

  • When I covered Michael and Tara's wedding the sun was shining and everything was going so well.   However, one of the ideas that sadly did not come together on the day was the involvement of their two beautiful black horses.  The plan was to have them bring Tara to the front of the venue in a beauti[...]
  • Self Discovery

  • What has self-discovery got to do with a blog about photography? Well everything. Photography can inspire creativity, invoke emotion, and help you see the wonderful world we live in through new eyes, well eye!, actually viewed through your camera lens. ( lets not even talk about holding the camera i[...]