GoPro Angry at DigitalRev Review

By James HedleyNews

Manufacturer of action cameras, GoPro were up in arms yesterday over a review of their equipment on well known photography site DigitalRev. However, it wasn’t the outcome of the review that prompted them to bring in the lawyers and send a DMCA takedown demand, but the site’s use of registered trademarks. GoPro’s lawyers demanded that … Read More

Frankie Sandford on Wikipedia

By James HedleyNews

It’s a nice way to make a living, getting paid to do something you really enjoy and I’m sure most photographers feel the same way. They probably also feel the same about the frequent requests that come in asking to use your photographs for free on websites and in other media promising ‘great exposure’ as … Read More

Love Padlocks on the Pont des Arts, Paris

By James HedleyNews

A recent trip to Paris gave me a chance to check up on the ongoing saga of the love padlocks on the Pont des Arts. Several years ago, couples took to attaching a padlock to the wire frame of the bridge, and tossing the key into the River Seine, all as a symbol of their … Read More

Ophelia Fancy New Lingerie Range

By James HedleyBoudoir, News

Brighton girls Stevi & Emma founded Ophelia Fancy back in 2005 and have successfully decked out the most extraordinary client list with their bespoke and inspired revivalist collections. Undoubtedly 2011 will witness this cult lingerie brand push their creative boundaries to the limit, with a year rammed with as many limited edition uniforms, boudoir lingerie … Read More

Sophie Ellis-Bextor in Brighton

By James HedleyNews

  It wasn’t quite murder on the dancefloor, but it did get pretty hot in there for a bit as Sophie Ellis-Bextor did her thing at Concorde 2 in Brighton. No harm done though, and 2010 comes to a very satisfactory end. Looking forward to 2011 and hoping things continue to grow as they have … Read More

Spicing Things Up…

By James HedleyNews

  Whilst former Spice Girl Mel C. was the perfect subject as she posed for a portrait, you couldn’t help thinking she’d been in front of the camera once or twice before. How do you go about taking the picture of one of the most photographed faces of recent times…? Mel was with us in … Read More

Tony Hawk in Brighton

By James HedleyNews

Skateboard legend Tony Hawk bought his friends to Brighton as the final stage of a European Legends tour. A crowd of thousands filled the seafront as he was joined on the ramp by five-time World champion Sandro Dias, Kevin Staab, and Jesse Fritsch. With behind the scenes access throughout the day (and a short stint … Read More

Twestival Charity Auction

By James HedleyNews

Twestival® (or Twitter Festival) uses social media for social good by connecting communities offline on a single day to highlight a great cause and have a fun event. Twestival is the largest global grassroots social media fundraising initiative to date. Part of the fund raising involved bidding for a photoshoot by James Hedley Photography. Bidding … Read More