About Me - PaulShearsPhotography

About Me

I live in the London/Essex area of England and I work as legal records analyst for a large corporate law firm based in Canary Wharf. I'm also a recent father (late 2011) and a bit of a gadget freak.


Photography has always been part of my life. My grandfather was a photographer and it was his photos that first drew my interest in photography, but like most things when you're young, you soon lose interest. However after more than a decade and the introduction of digital cameras my interest returned in 2007 with a trip to China.


Then in late 2010 after previously been given my dads old DSLR, I decided that it was time to step out of auto and learn how to use the camera properly. Ever since then Photography has become a big passion in my life!


My Gear







This is all my current gear, I tend to sell what I have to upgrade so there is much, much more equipment that I have used over the years.

Featured Publications







Photography Week (a weekly online photography magazine) featured one of my images on the front cover of their 72nd Issue (6-12 February 2014).

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