The Village Blacksmith

Scot Baston Clients, commercial, Gear, Inspiration, Portraits, Skill Swap 3 Comments

Some projects are thought up, and put into action in a heart beat, while others are a slow burn.. My latest photo shoot with the Village Blacksmith, Ian Thackray, has been over 2 years in the planning! The skill, hardwork and time it takes to become a skilled craftsman such as Ian is fast becoming a rare achievement in today’s fast paced …


Case Study: Datum Alloys

Scot Baston Case Study, Clients, commercial, Devon, Kingsbridge Leave a Comment

I was first contacted by Datum Alloys in June 2014 with a view to doing a test photo shoot of their precision & specialty alloy components for their upcoming newly designed website. Datum Alloys produce extremely high tolerance components and stencils from specialist alloys that meet the high standards required of their customers. The photography for the website needed to show …