Chrimbo – Christmas – Xmas Card by Dorset Portrait Photographer Robert Whetton

So every year I sit and wrack my brain about what family card we will send out, where to shoot etc. This year was a very wet December, we generally don’t see any snow until Jan/Feb now. I can’t remember the last time we had a white Christmas in Dorset.. …

Canford School : Jekyll and Hyde by Dorset Events Photographer Robert Whetton

Wow, each time I attend Canford School to photograph one of their plays, I’m blown away by the skill that these kids have. I thought they did a great job with Oliver, but Jekyll and Hyde is a musical and raises the bar of excellence once again. I take my …

Before and After – Photoshop Tuesday by Retouch Artist Robert Whetton

Ok so here’s the start of Photoshop Tuesdays! I hope to show what goes into a photograph from when it is taken by the photographer, through to the finished product. Here we have the straight out of camera shot by Jen Eustace, she’s kindly let me use this image as …

Maisy pre-party party – Photographs by Dorset Events Photographer Robert Whetton

Well Saturday night I was able to pick up my camera! Still not thinking right though, spent 8 shots shooting in manual focus without realizing it, I’m normally on top of those kind of thing! My cousin and his family came and spent the weekend down here, unfortunately they can’t …

The Wildhearts play Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms – Dorset Events Photographer Robert Whetton

Holey Crapola on a stick Batman!! what a night! Thanks to a until recently local musician I got to know while he was still playing gigs in this area (Olly). I was able to attend The Wildhearts gig I thought I was just going to watch, and take photographs of …

Green Day Tribute, Green Bay at Mr Kyps – Dorset Event Photography by Robert Whetton

Its been well over a year since I last saw Green Bay performing at Mr Kyps, and seeing them again was just as good as when I first saw them. With one difference, they’ve changed their guitarist.. what a difference its made to their act! The energy coming off of …

Skinny Skulls play Mr Kyps – Dorset Event Photography by Robert Whetton

Saturday saw me again at Mr Kyps. Green Day tribute band ‘Green Bay‘ were headlining, and my best friend Stu and his band The Skinny Skulls were supporting. What a great day was had! Green Bay do a matinee performance for the younger generation, so I tagged along for the …