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Photoshoot Covid-19 Health & Safety Guidelines

Despite the easing of Covid-19 related restrictions, the virus continues to influence our every day lives.  Work for the professional photographer has started to reboot and we have already booked a a number of professional headshot photoshoots.  However, we do not envisage photographing an event or wedding in the near future. Welsh Government Guidelines for… Read More

The New Dystopian World

Someone has pressed the pause button for the world.  As I walked along the main road in Church Village (my one exercise of the day) I was taken aback by the absence of vehicles and people.  The few people I did see simply ducked their heads and avoided any contact whatsoever as I skirted around… Read More

10nTaff Training Keeping Me Sane

In the last week (9th to 15th March), my training for the 10nTaff for Tŷ Hafan has intensified, walking for nearly 5 hours and cycling for nearly 2.5 hours.  Since the beginning of the year, I’ve walked 90 miles and cycled 54 miles.  I’ve trained in the freezing cold, high winds and torrential rain.  I’ve… Read More

Six Years and Counting

It was December 2013 and my very first day as Paul Fears Photography.  I was sitting in my office looking at my computer screen with a rumbling feeling of panic.  I didn’t have a single customer, order or enquiry.  Had I been crazy in thinking I could set up my own photography business? Six years… Read More

Photographing My Rugby Heroes

I am a huge rugby fan.  My performances on the pitch were only good enough to get me into the Kingston Polytechnic Rams RFC 4th XV, but my motivational skills (or some say my vocal prowess) gave me the honour of captaining the side.  However, I found my true love of the game holding a... Read More

Professional Headshot Guidelines

Well taken and composed professional headshots have never been more important.  The digital age means that our business and personal persona is often scattered around the internet on social media, websites and in the news.  A business person's headshot needs to reflect their character and the identity of their employer.  A poorly taken and constructed... Read More