Monthly Archives: November 2015

A Different Direction Choir

I sing in two choirs. Blame Gareth Malone…he started my obsession with choral singing.

Now when you are known for being a photographer friends assume you can just show up, wield your camera and all the shots will be terrific. But generally friends want you photograph stuff out of your comfort zone in crap light…or maybe that’s just my friends…well one friend in particular. Remember Chris? He of the uke group, which meets fortnightly in a small, badly-lit room in Raunds? Well he also runs one of the choirs I sing in and needed photos for the website. A Different Direction Choir is lively and fun but the room we meet is poorly lit by those ghastly fluorescent tubes beloved of council-run buildings countrywide.

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