Grey turning in woods

Anthony O'Keefe Equine 0 Comments

This pair were competing at the Royal Windsor Horse Show in May 2016 where I had a trade stand and took the opportunity to spectate ate the Side Saddle competition. It was a gloriously sunny day and I took numerous photographs as references, this being one of my favourites. I then imagined a scene that would suit the composition and …

Grey in Woods

Anthony O'Keefe Equine 0 Comments

This horse and rider were competing in a dressage competition at the Side Saddle Show, Addington Manor in August 2015. I was taking photographs and loved the overall appearance of movement and lightness, the horse appeared to float over the round. I wanted to capture this feeling and to put them into a natural setting, rather than an arena, and …

Sophie in woods

Anthony O'Keefe Equine, Portrait 0 Comments

This is Sophie riding Ted from photographs I took during the Side Saddle Show at Addington Manor in August 2015. I’ve placed them on a woodland path based roughly on a Sir Alfred Munnings painting, “Marjory”. I’ve been looser with the background and sprayed turps onto the wet paint to get some wonderful shapes and patterns which I think has …