RIP Madeleine Collinson

1952 – 2014 It’s sad news that Madeleine Collinson passed away on August the 14th according to the Peter Cushing Society website. She’s most memorable to me for playing the part of Freida Gelhorn in Hammer Horror’s, Twins of Evil.  What an eye opener it was to me as a very young teenager, watching this […]

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Classic Gothic Horror is Back

Classic Gothic horror is back in full force after years of brutal and psychological horror taking the limelight. So many new and wonderful TV shows are available that I thoroughly enjoy. Hemlock Grove, Penny Dreadful, American Horror Story are some of my favourite TV shows. In my opinion, you can’t beat the old tales of ghosts, […]


Possession of a Skull Rosary from Amanda Norman

Here’s my other half, Mark and he’s looking a bit under the weather, but I’m pleased that he modeled my Watson Skull Rosary that is also available in hot pink. He’s currently in recovery, so please don’t worry about him.  He wasn’t harmed during the shoot of this horror portrait! To purchase the skull rosary, […]

Possession Horror Portrait by Amanda Norman

Thomas Hardy Tree by Amanda Norman

Thomas Hardy Tree

Did you know that the author Thomas Hardy used to be an architect? Well you do now. A young Thomas Hardy, an apprentice at the time had to relocate graves due to the train lines of Kings Cross and St Pancras Stations being set upon the ground.  It gave Hardy great pain to perform the […]


Latest Cemetery Photographs

Here are my latest cemetery photographs in an infrared style that gives the scene a more ghostly feel to it. Of course there is no prize for guessing that my idol, the late Sir Simon Marsden is responsible for still inspiring my work.  If you don’t know who he is, click here to read my […]

The Welsh Graveyard by Amanda Norman

Halton Horror Festival 2014

Halton Horror Festival 2014

There’s going to be a horror festival in Halton this October (2014).  Halton, I hear you say.  Where the HELL is that and why there? Well why not? Halton Horror Festival is coming this October (24th, 25th and the 26th) and is set for three days of horror mayhem.  You will be treated to films, […]


Meet Alternative Model Livana Sky

Livana Sky is a new alternative model based in Warrington, Cheshire, who jumped at the chance of modelling some of my photographic jewellery. It was a great pleasure working with Livana Sky as she’s a natural at posing.  If you like these images and want to know more about her, please visit her Facebook community […]

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Caroline Munro Portrait by Amanda Norman

Isn’t Caroline Munro simply stunning? I had the pleasure of meeting her at the recent Camden Film Fair and she agreed to have her horror portrait taken, although she had never heard of me, so even though she wasn’t sure what she was getting herself into, she still agreed.  Furthermore, she didn’t want to check […]