Spring 2018

Welcome to update of Declinegothica, the online portfolio of Birmingham photographer and digital artist, Dave Charsley.

In this Spring update, you'll find new images with the brilliant models Phoenix Winters, Erika Hyde, Roxy Ruin, Jayne Le Vex, Vixen Minerva and a new model to the team Shelby Mustang.

In February, I got together with three old friends that have supported Declinegothica through more years than I'm sure they'd like to admit, Near Miss Di Zaster, Jayne Le Vex and Roxy Ruin. It was brilliant fun to get them all in the studio together again and we had a ball creating some of the new images you can find below.


Jayne Le Vex, Dave Charsley, Miss Near Di Zaster and Roxy Ruin - "Rewind" shoot, February 2018




If you follow me on any of my social media sites, you probably know I've had a few single covers released recently. The first was for my old friend singer Lady Sakara for her brilliant new song "Shut your Eyes". The cover features Jayne Le Vex and she was suitably impressed to be featured on the artwork and the accompaning video which is excellent. More recently, "The Fear Inside" has been released by local Goth rockers Among The Echoes and features an old image I reworked of the beautiful Emily Strange. Both are available through iTunes, Amazon and Spotify.


Covers for the new singles by Lady Sakara and Among the Echoes 2018

I'll be back in the Summer with new images from Phoenix Winters, Erika Hyde, Chloe Ozwell, Shelby Mustang and Near Miss Di Zaster.

Dave Charsley is represented by Rogue Model Management






New in this issue...

"Absinthe with Faust", "Celestial Code" "Devoured City", "Feather Collar", "Sacred and Profane", "Glamour Brigade Seven", "Train in Vain", "When the Blossom Falls"

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