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foundry2 17th Dec 2014 Foundry

Foundry from Tim Glasby on Vimeo. A couple of weeks ago I had the pleasure of spending the afternoon with one of Sheffield’s finest Graffiti artists, an artist simply known as FOUNDRY. For those of you that know your history, I'm sure you'll already appreciate the connection between the artists name and "the Steel City" for those that don't you can find a very concise and potted history - HERE...

insta logo 15th Dec 2014 Instagram Rules

Instagram Rules - by that I don't mean Instagram is the top dog, the boss of social media as it were. I just mean rules imposed on its users by the popular App. I'm actually talking about the length allowed for the videos you can post, which is a mere 15 seconds! Which seems to fly by when you're trying to convey anything serious, so i decided not to! Instead I decided to make some little...

Screen Shot 2014-12-11 at 10 23 05 13th Dec 2014 Room with a view

  Who says you can't have an adventure on your own doorstep? I guess if you live somewhere like Nepal or Greenland you can! The crux of the matter is how you define "adventure" To some its about climbing the highest mountain, to others it could be exploring the deepest ocean or trecking to one of the poles. I live in Sheffield, a city in South Yorkshire of the UK and have the wonderful...

Ste McClure 11th Dec 2014 What gives you life

I've been a little slack updating the news section of my website of late. Its not because I don't have any news! To me it actually seems like I have too much and its been a little daunting wondering where exactly to start? At the beginning perhaps? but thats a few months ago now! Well just as I was racking my brain thinking "what to do" do I start with my trip to Barcelona to photograph South...

Ste Batman 9a-9a 3rd Dec 2014 Beyond Limits

Over the years I've been lucky enough to work with some truly great people, a few of those working rewlationships have developed into something more personal, friendships. Somewhere back in the anals of time, 15 years maybe! I met a climber called Steve McClure at a popular climbing venue called Millstone edge, just on the outskirts of Sheffield. I was reserching an article I was writing and...

jimmy 2nd Dec 2014 Bon voyage Dude - Its been a Blast!

 Jimmy Roe-Parkin "The Dude" Photographed in my studio January 2014. Almost a year ago I wrote about my new found friendship with "The Dude" A pairing that started as a working partnership, but quickly developed into something much deeper. The Dude, as he became effectionately known to me, his actual name is Jimmy, has had a major impact on my life for the last year. Back in that Blog post In...

Set up 1st Dec 2014 KMFF - 30 Second Portraits

Marmot Pro Athlete and KMFF 2014 Headline speaker Steve McClure   I've Just got back from the Kendal Mountain Film Festival, KMFF for short! Which, for those of you who aren't "in the know" is the premier festival for the "outdoor Genre" for films and film makers in the UK. The guys over at Marrmot UK are one of the events major sponsors and for the last two years have realy jumped into the...

Gaussian 8th Oct 2014 Ruth Dales

Just a quick post to wish my friend and long time Model Ruth Dales good luck at this weeks UK Champs. Ruth who's been ripping it up on the international Bikini scene recently, with a 3rd at the Arnold classic and a 6th at the Olympia (amateaur) earler in the summer. We just managed to grab a few hours in the studio and shoot a couple of set-ups, more of which I'll post in the future. If you'd...

lucy Woodbourne 6th Sep 2014 Unleashing the wild physique

Unleashing the wild physique ll.mp4 from Tim Glasby on Vimeo. I had a fun day yesterday, hanging out with Lucy Creamer down one of the Peak's (district) beautiful dales, Cheedale. I was there to shoot a photo for the boot manufacturer Scarpa, but decided while I was there i'd shoot a little footage and make another 15 second video for Instagram. It's hard telling a coherent story in 15 seconds,...

Dog1 1st Sep 2014 Hair of the Dog

Those of you who know me, know my love of dogs and in particular the "Bull" breeds. So it shouldn't come as a great surprise that I absolutely love this piece of graffiti by the artist Rocket01. I first saw a photo of it a couple of years ago and immediately loved it and wanted to see the original which was painted on a wall in a derelict factory, somewhere in Sheffield! Well yesterday I...