We’re taking a holiday!

We’re taking a well-earned holiday break over Christmas and the New Year. Toy Photographers will be resting and recharging their batteries in preparation for a jam-packed 2018 filled with exciting new things on top of all the wonderful things that we already do. On behalf of Shelly, myself and the …

Countdown to Christmas

It’s less than a week to go till Christmas, and I’ve been having a blast opening up my Playmobil calendar! It’s been different from the LEGO one I’ve had for the last couple of years, and change is always good! I personally like the LEGO advent calendar’s for the minifigures, …

Anticipating advent

November 30th. The countdown for Christmas begins tomorrow. This coming weekend, seasonal toys will be brought down from the loft, the tree will go up, snowflakes will be made and the fairy lights will be deployed for bokeh themed shots. I’ve already hunted out and prepped the Christmas minifigures and …

Ho! Ho! Whoa!

With Christmas approaching, Shelly suggested a Secret Santa gift exchange amongst the Google+ Toy Photographers Moderators. Eight Moderators signed up, each being allocated another to find a $20US gift to add to their toy photography arsenal. Buying a toy for a toy photographer. Easy, right? Not necessarily. This seemingly simple …

Happy #Googleween!

To celebrate the impending Halloween holiday, the fine folks at Google+ announced a fun opportunity yesterday that I encourage everyone in our community to take part in: #Googleween! Here’s what they said about the special hashtag:

Hunting Easter Eggs

As Easter approaches, I started hunting for Easter eggs a little early. An Easter egg is an intentional inside joke, a hidden message, or a secret feature of an interactive work. The name is used to evoke the idea of a traditional Easter egg hunt. Atari’s 1978 release Adventure (I …