ArchivesCategory: Blog post

04Sep

Architectural photography shoots don’t have to be boring. Here’s an easy way to make the shoot more fun and get better shots by including the design team. There’s lots of different ways to photograph a building. Sometimes the architect comes with you, sometimes you’re all by yourself. There’s pros and cons to both, but here’s […]Continue Reading

28Aug

Hi all. Apologies for not getting a post out to you last week, I was up in Cairns visiting family and having a some R&R time. Because I’ve been traveling a lot this year I have been working hard to make everything I do as mobile as I can. I essentially run a virtual office with almost everything online. I’ll […]Continue Reading

16Aug

When is the right time to photograph a newly completed building? Should you wait 6 months for the landscaping to mature or should you get in straight away while the earth is still bear and there are less distractions like client furniture or gardens that hide the best vantage points? There isn’t one right answer, […]Continue Reading

30Jul

What does architecture gone viral look like? Check out the collage below of Andrew Maynard’s Hill House. This project is just everywhere at the moment and if you do a quick google search what you find is blog after blog (not to mention newspapers, magazines and TV stations!) spreading this project far and wide. This […]Continue Reading

19Jul

[update] We have a new micro site for architectural photography workshops which you can find here: www.workshops.nicgranleese.com    After our workshop in Melbourne we’ve been getting a lot of emails asking where the next workshop is going to be…. um…we haven’t really thought about it. But there’s obviously a lot of interest out there so i’ve thrown […]Continue Reading

01Jul

I stumbled across this clip and had to share it with you. It’s a 12 minute visual delight that revolves around stunning spaces, an architectural photographer and their camera. It’s surreal, it’s subtle and its all computer generated. That’s right, all the buildings in this clip are digital and creations of the makers imagination. It reminds me of […]Continue Reading

12Jun

[update] We have a new micro site for architectural photography workshops with dates around Australia. You can find it here: www.workshops.nicgranleese.com   A quick interruption to normal broadcasting… We have some news. We’re going to running an architectural photography workshop in Melbourne in July! It’s our first one, so it’s pretty exciting.  You can check out the […]Continue Reading

09May

If you’re getting into the whole idea that sharing your images (and your architectural designs for that matter) is a good thing then Creative Commons may be just what your looking for. What is it? Basically it’s a licensing framework that accommodates the more open sharing nature of the internet. It lets you decide how you […]Continue Reading

02Apr

Happy to have out first guest post for the new blog with professional architectural photographer Matthew Carbone. The post is self explanatory, but I just wanted to thank Matthew and give you a couple links so you can find him on Twitter and check out his website. The image above, that’s his too. Take it […]Continue Reading

12Mar

I received an unexpected email from a guy called Jon Denham (find him on Twitter here) this week asking me how i started in architectural photography. We swapped a couple emails and I thought it might be worth sharing them with the rest of the world. Dear Nic, I am currently working on a portfolio of […]Continue Reading