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Ballet & Dance Photography by Richard Calmes

March 3, 2015

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Ballet & Dance Photography by Richard Calmes Today I’d like to highlight the work of ballet and dance photographer Richard Calmes. Calmes’ work has featured on Ballet News regularly, and his image of a pregnant dancer on pointe remains the most popular image ever published on the Ballet News facebook page. As a photographer, his […]

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Darcey Bussell’s Gorgeous, Extravagant, New Photo-Biography

August 29, 2012


Darcey Bussell in her dressing room

 Darcey Bussell | Photo-Biography | First look at the photos I’m not (yet) allowed to tell you all about Darcey Bussell’s new photo-biography, but I can say that this covetable book is in a league of it’s own and for that reason alone I encourage you to pre-order, especially the Limited Edition boxed and signed version – […]

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Ballet News | Christmas presents

December 22, 2011


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Ballet News | Christmas presents You love Ballet News, right ? And it’s Christmas time and that means…. presents. Yes ? In order to bring you the very best in professional ballet photography I have to use the very best equipment. It’s a very expensive investment and I’m doing pretty well but I could use a […]

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Backstage ballet | Glitter, Go!

December 8, 2011

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ballet black tee

I recently introduced you to a few of my favourite ballet treats, including chocolate ballerinas, glittering shoes and blush pink handbags just for your iPad, as well as the latest Christmas Nutcracker App for your iPhone/iPad. Well, I have more Christmas treats for you today! Do you, or someone in your family like to count […]

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Backstage Pass

August 22, 2010


English National Ballet

If this is your first visit to Ballet News, I’d like to extend a very warm welcome to you – it’s lovely to see you here and I hope you will find plenty of captivating reading ! THIS IS YOUR BACKSTAGE PASS For more than half of this year I have followed every feathered footstep of the dancers of […]

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