Category: PR and event photography

TEDx Bollington | Photographing an all day event

The TEDx talks came to Bollington a couple of weeks ago, and I was asked along to record the event by the organisers.  My job was two-fold.  Firstly, I was to create a record of the day’s events, and to create images that could be used for PR after the event and for marketing use…
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capesthorne hall dining room set for private dinner

Event photography at Capesthorne Hall

Event photography, like events themselves, comes in all shapes and sizes.  One day I’m photographing a keynote speaker addressing an audience of hundreds, the next I’m covering a business breakfast with a couple of dozen people present.  Locations vary widely too.  The majority of business events take place in hotels and conference rooms.  Bars and…
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Greater Manchester Business Awards 2019

Last Friday I was back in the dinner jacket, photographing the first Awards evening of the year – the Greater Manchester Business Awards.  It was a great evening at a venue I’ve visited as a tourist but not worked at before – the Imperial War Museum North.  It’s been on my hit list for a…
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That was 2018 | A year in sixty seconds

I do love looking back over the year and reflecting on the assignments I’ve shot.  It’s wonderful to re-live twelve months by opening up the hard drives, scrolling through the thousands of photos and remembering the days, events and moments that made up the year.  I remember the new people I’ve met, the conversations about…
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Awards events | Event photography

I’ve mentioned before that the winter seems to be the season for (business) awards evenings, and that this fills a lot of my diary.  But one of the most pleasurable awards events that I shoot happens in autumn.  It’s a series of evenings where the NCS (National Citizens Service) students graduate.  NCS is a self…
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