Tag: event photography

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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Event photography | Adaptability is key

I’ve been doing a lot of event photography in the past few months, of all shapes and sizes, in all kinds of different places.  In fact, that describes the past fifteen years of shooting events! They’re a challenge, there’s no doubt about that.  But that’s also what makes them so great to do.  Every time,…
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Conference photography

Conference photography is a specific type of event photography, and something that I’ve covered many times over the years.  I don’t think I’ve really written about it though, so thought I’d use a commission from a couple of months ago to set the record straight and give some insight into how I approach covering conferences,…
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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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