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Pointe Shoes + Playground Favourites

May 24, 2016

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Pointe Shoes + Playground Favourites I recently photographed some products from Capezio, including pointe shoes, and I decided to add a twist of my own. Who remembers JACKS ? A playground game of skill – dexterity and co-ordination needed – JACKS involved small metal crosses and a rubber ball.    

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How To Successfully Feng Shui Your Wedding Day

February 3, 2016

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How To Successfully Feng Shui Your Wedding Day Feng Shui noun Thousands of years old, Feng Shui is a Chinese system of laws considered to govern spatial arrangement and orientation in relation to the flow of energy (chi). Working with these principles can benefit you in your life, health, career and relationships. Is there a […]

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I Do

December 2, 2015

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I Do So, you’ve said yes. Yippee!! Now, two things are going to happen. First, every man and his dog will congratulate you and second, when the glitter has settled you’re going to be overwhelmed by all the decisions ahead. Don’t be! Help is at hand One of the first things you might like to […]

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Printing Your Photographs

September 19, 2015

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Print What You Want To Preserve It turns out that in 50 years the most photographed generation is history will have no pictures. What price lost memories ? I took the photograph above at a client’s wedding this summer. So far so normal. Then what I decided I wanted to do was to experiment with […]

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Surrey Wedding Photographer

September 16, 2015

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Surrey Wedding Photographer It’s been a busy summer here at Ballet News Towers, and I wanted to include in this feature some of my latest work. First up, I wrote about how to have an unplugged wedding, and why you might want to think about it. Asking your guests to uplug from their phones and […]

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Flower Wall Makes Colourful Backdrop For Ballet Dancer

June 18, 2015

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Adiarys Almeida Santana Photographed by Belinda Carhartt Rodriguez at Wynwood Walls, Florida

Flower Wall Makes Colourful Backdrop For Ballet Dancer     Here in the UK it’s British Flowers Week, but these stunning images by Belinda Carhartt Rodriguez caught my eye. Who doesn’t love a flower wall ? The vibrant colours are a perfect backdrop for dancer Adiarys Almeida Santana and the location, Wynwood Walls in Florida […]

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Shoe Time

June 7, 2015

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Photograph by Cheryl Angear Photography

Shoe Time As we edge ever so slowly into Summer I’d like to showcase ballet pointe shoes in a different setting. I’ll be photographing pointe shoes in a variety of settings as the summer progresses.

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A Year On Pointe

December 31, 2014

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A Year On Pointe During 2014, across Ballet News’ media streams, photographs of pointe shoes taken in various locations throughout the year have been published, and they’ve proved so popular ! This is your chance to see them all together, here on the Ballet News website. If you’d like to follow Ballet News via other […]

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Chelsea Flower Show 2013

May 20, 2013

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Chelsea Flower Show 2013 Today is press day at the Chelsea Flower Show, which is celebrating 10o years. If you’d like to keep up with all the exibitors, the gardens, the flowers and of course the live updates regarding the medals, then you might be interested in downloading the iPhone app from iTunes. What else will […]

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Ballet News Reviews | English National Ballet’s The Nutcracker

December 12, 2012

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Ballet News Reviews | English National Ballet’s The Nutcracker The Nutcracker English National Ballet London Coliseum Wednesday 12th December 2012 Party guests and puppets, magic, snow and glitter.  All the elements are there for the taking in The Nutcracker. Wayne Eagling’s production for English National Ballet brings a nephew from Military school (Vadim Muntagirov), a […]

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Easter Cupcakes & Conversation

March 30, 2012

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Easter Cupcakes & Conversation “The grit and the glamour; your backstage pass into ballet.” The latest Edition of the ‘Cupcakes & Conversation’ interview series with professional ballet dancers is hot off the press now, just in time for Easter! It doesn’t matter whether you are new to ballet, a teacher, dancer or someone who just […]

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Ballet News does Valentine’s Day

February 14, 2012

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Ballet Valentine’s Day Last year for Valentine’s Day I published an exclusive on-location photoshoot with Daria Klimentova and Vadim Muntagirov. This year’s treats are more material – on this day of gift-giving – a gorgeous collection of things that seem to hit the perfect note for Valentine’s Day without being mushy or quaint. Probably the first, […]

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National Ballet of Canada | The Nutcracker Principal Casting Announced with Steven McRae

November 29, 2011

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National Ballet of Canada | The Nutcracker Principal Casting Announced with Steven McRae

National Ballet of Canada | The Nutcracker Principal Casting Announced Debuts by Elena Lobsanova and McGee Maddox Steven McRae Returns as Guest Artist November 29, 2011… Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced the principal casting for Toronto’s favourite holiday tradition, The Nutcracker. The Nutcracker opens December 10, 2011 at […]

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6 things you don’t know about Royal ballet weddings

April 29, 2011

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Prince William and Catherine Middleton

6 things you don’t know about Royal ballet weddings To celebrate the wedding of HRH Prince William & Catherine Middleton, Ballet News brings you 6 things you might not have associated with ballet including sparkling champagne bubbles, acres of tulle & tutus, flowers and of course, ballet! An underage wedding wasn’t always frowned upon in Royal […]

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