Sunday, 20 February 2011

Not Strictly Ballroom

I recently took the opportunity to photograph the Valentine's event for Non Strictly Ballroom.  Local businessman Roy Gough set up Non Strictly Ballroom, creating social events for people passionate on ballroom but catering for all levels of dancers from beginners upwards.  According to Roy, "this isn't hardcore ballroom dancing, but a social dance evening everybody can enjoy"

Not Strictly Ballroom is based in Great Yarmouth and they organize dances locally as well as in Ormesby and Kessingland.  As an observer, who normally isn't very much into ballroom dancing, I found the event was very professionally managed and would make for a nice evening out in the company of friends.  Most importantly, the dancers seemed to enjoy the evening judging by the smiles captured on camera :)

Rather than post individual images for my blog posting I've opted to post a slideshow today.   My Nikon D700 worked hard on the day working flat out at high ISO, with my video light being used as a rimlight to add some drama.

Please get in touch if you would like me to photograph your event.
Meanwhile I hope you like the show and look forward to your comments. :)




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