As anyone in a band knows, (sadly) it’s not all about the music. You need an image – or at least photographs of everyone in the band in the same room. So a wee while ago the Shadow Orchestra took ourselves along to a chilly – but fantastic – location near Elephant & Castle called Newington Loft to do a bit of posing.
After getting our hair and makeup done by the amazing Valentina Creti, we draped ourselves around the place and started playing our instruments. For hours. I had some serious blisters by the end, but it was worth it.
Here’s a snap I took while we were having lunch:
As is probably evident from my blog, I am no kind of photographer. So here are a few of the professional pics, taken by the extremely talented Catherine Derry: