Edinburgh Fringe – Wednesday 16th August

Wednesday 16th August 2017, download the podcast now!

Today’s been an interesting show, with one guest arriving with a stack of large photographs and then proceeding to demonstrate with actions how to escape from various “stuff”! I was glad I was there to document this visually… I’ve not really talked about the technical side of stuff during the Fringe photography. One of the things I’ve been finding a little restrictive is the flash recharge time. After much pre-Fringe deliberation I decided not to buy a Speedlite, and just see how I got on with the built-in flash. It’s been acceptable, the theatre lighting isn’t ideal for portrait photography, but I’ve managed to get down to ISO400 so there’s minimal grain. I do think I’m missing a few good shots waiting for the flash to recharge, but I’m still capturing plenty of good stuff.

Anyway, today on the show we had: Elf Lyons, Swan; John Pendall, How To Escape From Stuff; Joe Sellman-Leava from Worklight Theatre, Fix; Anya Anastasia, Rouge Romantic. Today’s one-day-only guest co-host was Tom Stade. As always, a selection of photographs are below, with the full Fringe collection in one massive folder on my Flicker page. These photographs are available to download for fair use under Creative Commons.

IMG_7547

Elf Lyons clearly wondering what she’s let herself in for as Tom Stade and Ewan introduce the show and indulge in a bit of banter!

IMG_7568

Tom is highly unpredictable, but so’s Elf so all was good!

IMG_7592

Elf accidentally bought a lobster costume, and now Tom wants one too!

IMG_7598

John Pendall has a great idea for a radio interview…

IMG_7606

… photos and miming!

IMG_7618

Just as well I was there with the camera to help it make some sense 😛

IMG_7640

Joe Sellman-Leava realising he’s met Tom before!

IMG_7642

Overly interested in the reviews and recommendations section…

IMG_7657

Oh yes?

IMG_7677

Anya Anastasia was very giggly.

IMG_7690

Grand gestures…

IMG_7696

More co-host banter.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s