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Category: editorial and branding

Photos that get your brand values across | Website photography for Expedition Mini Coaches

It’s often the case that we can’t see what’s right in front of our noses isn’t it?  Because we’re so familiar with a thing, we see or experience it daily, we simply lose sight of it.  That’s often the case with companies that I work with – because they’re so used to providing an excellent…
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Taking photographs like a professional | Don’t stand still!

A couple of weeks ago I was giving a talk to an audience of non-photographers.  Everyone present was a small business owner, and my talk was designed to help them to take better smartphone photos.  It might sound odd, a professional photographer giving advice that might, on the face of it, meant he booked less…
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Advertising photography on location

Advertising photography has its own subtle rules, so I thought I’d talk about them in this blog post, after the shoot that I carried out a couple of weeks ago for one of my regular clients. First, some background.  Stone Store are the retail division of my client, Premier Stone; importers and sellers of high…
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Brand photography | architectural details

Increasingly I’m asked to create brand photography for companies.  Usually, this is prompted by a website overhaul, meaning that new photos are needed to populate it, or because a member of staff has been charged with improving the company’s marketing, usually including an increased use of social media.  Whatever the reason though, having a library…
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Photos look best when they’re printed! The importance of tactile experiences

Wearing another hat, I photograph around a dozen weddings a year (it’s how I started out as a professional photographer) and it always delights me when the couple want to include a wedding album in the package they select.  Because looking at a printed photograph simply can’t be beaten.  No matter how great a photo…
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