Kate at 50mm

I have the pleasure of assisting my local primary school out with their IT, and was lucky enough to be requested to take photos of their childrens' graduation event.

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Most photos are for internal use and have been distributed in-house to the relevant heads of school, but I am happy to share this photo of one of the invited governors Kate - taken at 50mm on my Nikon prime lens. 

Let me know what you think of this shot. Others may pop up on both @r_ikoroha_photography and/or @iamroyikoroha (both Instagram handles)

Cheers for touching base!

London Fashion Week Festival 2018

For roughly the last five years, I have always had a strong desire to be at anything in relation to London Fashion Week (be it the five-day event or the weekend event). Typically, I have missed the events primarily due to not realising in time that they are happening. By the time I have realised, the event is either in process, or has fully passed.

 Arriving at London Fashion Week Festival 2018, The Store Studios, Strand, London (central)

Arriving at London Fashion Week Festival 2018, The Store Studios, Strand, London (central)

Well, not this season!

 With my Mother at London Fashion Week Festival, The Store Studios, Strand, London (central)

With my Mother at London Fashion Week Festival, The Store Studios, Strand, London (central)

This past Saturday (24.02.18); I attended London Fashion Week Festival 2018 alongside my mother who has always been one of my biggest and truest supporters when it comes to my own fashion brand – my ‘Labels Are Limitations’ brand – which I began in 2014 and prototyped two years prior to that! Furthermore, it has been a dream of hers to attend a fashion show as she never had prior to yesterday!

 Markus Lupfer (right) at London Fashion Week Festival talking about the inception of his label

Markus Lupfer (right) at London Fashion Week Festival talking about the inception of his label

We had the pleasure of attending Fashion Designer Markus Lupfer's fifteen-minute talk, before heading straight to the front row of Nicola Formichetti’s Nicopanda fashion show where he showcased some of his latest designs. Please find below some of my favourite looks from his collection.

Post-runway show - I managed to check out several of the designers who had their clothing on show; with notable collections including Minki and Daniela Fargion. I bumped into Millie Mackintosh too (no selfie unfortunately). I took some photos of these favoured collections with my iPhone, so no doubt they may rock up on my Insta (@iamroyikoroha) at some point!

LFWF 2018 was an amazing event and I am delighted to AT LAST have attended after all these years. It was almost an entirely different world at this event, but one which I thoroughly enjoyed experiencing!

Thank you for reading! I am now going to fade out like this photo [below] and rest for the night zzz...

 Conclusion to Nicopanda catwalk show, main runway inside The Store Studios, Strand, London

Conclusion to Nicopanda catwalk show, main runway inside The Store Studios, Strand, London

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Samanta

Samanta Bullock, photographed for London Ethnic on 16/12/17

 Samanta photographed for London Ethnic at 508 King's Road Gallery in Chelsea, London

Samanta photographed for London Ethnic at 508 King's Road Gallery in Chelsea, London

 Samanta photographed for London Ethnic at 508 Kings Road Gallery in Chelsea, London

Samanta photographed for London Ethnic at 508 Kings Road Gallery in Chelsea, London

 Samanta photographed for London Ethnic at 508 King's Road Gallery in Chelsea, London

Samanta photographed for London Ethnic at 508 King's Road Gallery in Chelsea, London

 Samanta photographed for London Ethnic at 508 King's Road Gallery in Chelsea, London

Samanta photographed for London Ethnic at 508 King's Road Gallery in Chelsea, London

Claire

Claire, photographed for London Ethnic on 16/12/17

 Claire photographed for London Ethnic at 508 King's Road Gallery in Chelsea, London

Claire photographed for London Ethnic at 508 King's Road Gallery in Chelsea, London

 Claire photographed for London Ethnic at 508 King's Road Gallery in Chelsea, London

Claire photographed for London Ethnic at 508 King's Road Gallery in Chelsea, London

 Claire photographed for London Ethnic at 508 King's Road Gallery in Chelsea, London

Claire photographed for London Ethnic at 508 King's Road Gallery in Chelsea, London

Natalie

Natalie, photographed by me for London Ethnic on 16/12/17

 Natalie photographed for London Ethnic at 508 King's Road Gallery in Chelsea, London

Natalie photographed for London Ethnic at 508 King's Road Gallery in Chelsea, London

 Natalie photographed for London Ethnic at 508 King's Road Gallery in Chelsea, London

Natalie photographed for London Ethnic at 508 King's Road Gallery in Chelsea, London

 Natalie photographed for London Ethnic at 508 King's Road Gallery in Chelsea, London

Natalie photographed for London Ethnic at 508 King's Road Gallery in Chelsea, London

Catherine

Catherine Pham, photographed for London Ethnic on 16/12/17

 Catherine Pham for London Ethnic, photographed at 508 King's Road Gallery, Chelsea, London

Catherine Pham for London Ethnic, photographed at 508 King's Road Gallery, Chelsea, London

 Catherine Pham for London Ethnic, photographed at 508 King's Road Gallery, Chelsea, London

Catherine Pham for London Ethnic, photographed at 508 King's Road Gallery, Chelsea, London

Making It Happen

I am proud to write that my mum and one of her best friends Sarah completed a 5km walk for Race For Life; which is in aid of Cancer Research UK.

This took place at Trent Park and I am delighted to have captured some moments in which I have shared below.

 My Mum with Sarah crossing the finish line!

My Mum with Sarah crossing the finish line!

A few further shots here:

An amazing day with an amazing amount raised by all runners for the charity :)