2018 is a landmark year for Athena Pictures as it marks our tenth anniversary. Having looked through thousands of pictures, these are my personal favourites for 2018. Thank you all for your support.
There is a certain glory attached to being a press photographer and being allowed or even invited to important events is one. The more difficult aspect is achieving to get your work published on a speculative basis. Having a picture published quite prominently in any publication is very rewarding, nothing compares though, with having a Read more about It has been a very exciting year for Athena Picture Agency and these are our very best published highlights for 2017[…]
Don’t you just love Christmas? What’s not to like, everything gets illuminated with countless little lights, everyone is wearing a Santa hat, the entire population buys gifts, the amount of which exceeds many times over that of the population of the UK (mostly with money they don’t even have) and a great majority of adults, Read more about Christmas is not only happy Santas[…]
Man has always been a curious creature, that’s the main reason the news industry operates, to feed that curiosity. More often than not, weather phenomena tend to be on the top of the list of picture editors and news-gatherers alike, but it is rarely an easy task. Whether a photograph can be taken or not, Read more about Weather pictures always make the news[…]
Although I mostly cover news and PR, I am in love with performance photography, be it theatre or live gigs, I have done quite a few. Starting in May 2017, and during five days, four of which in mid-September, I had the great privilege in documenting production behind the scenes of We’Re Still Here, a Read more about Behind the scenes of “We’Re Still Here” by the National Theatre Wales[…]
When Wilfried Bony arrived at the Fairwood Training Ground he was beaming, all smiles, and gave all people present the friendliest handshake. You could tell he was returning back to where it all started for him, after all, his Premier League debut was with Swansea City in 2013. Football medicals are not easy or quick Read more about Behind the scenes, Wilfried Bony signs contract with Swansea City FC, 31 August 2017[…]