Outdoor Wedding Ceremony – Aldby Park

Outdoor Wedding Ceremony – Aldby Park

OUTDOOR WEDDING CEREMONY ALDBY PARK   I absolutely loved documenting Anna and Lee’s outdoor wedding ceremony at Aldby Park in Buttercrambe near York a few weeks ago.  Aldby Park is such a gem of a wedding venue and gives you access to the beautiful grounds with the option for you to have your choice of marquee on the lawn with views of the house.  The venue is looked after by the brilliant team at Louisiana Weddings. My approach...

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Photography for Creative Businesses – Hand Woven Rugs

Photography for Creative Businesses – Hand Woven Rugs

PHOTOGRAPHY FOR CREATIVE BUSINESSES JACQUELINE JAMES HANDWOVEN RUGS   I always love undertaking photography for creative businesses.  My documentary photography approach is perfect for this type of commission as it enables me to capture a sense of process and expertise alongside equipment details.  I also love bringing in a feel for the artist or craftsperson and hands always feature in my work alongside wider environmental...

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Location Branding Photography – mobile bar launch

Location Branding Photography – mobile bar launch

LOCATION BRANDING PHOTOGRAPHY LIQUID LIBERATION MOBILE BAR   It’s always great when businesses are proactive about photography opportunities.  My client Liquid Liberation are a great example of this and spotted an opportunity for a location branding shoot at a planned event at The Shambles Food Court in York.  The company were launching their new mobile bar at the event which has the rather magnificent name of Mrs Miggins.  Mrs...

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Drinks Photography – Pairings in York

Drinks Photography – Pairings in York

DRINKS PHOTOGRAPHY Pairings in York   This was another fantastic commission undertaking drinks photography for the Pairings in York.  This was my third shoot for the wine bar and it was great to add more work to their portfolio of images for website, social media and general marketing. The brief was to capture a fresh interior of the wine bar and then focus in on details to support core brand messages on social media.  The Pairings...

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Photography for Small Businesses- York Pilates Space

Photography for Small Businesses- York Pilates Space

Earlier this year I launched a new photography package aimed at the needs of small business owners and start-ups.   I always love offering photography for small businesses as I understand how difficult it can be to balance the creation of an amazing brand whilst managing a tighter budget.  York Pilates Space were a fantastic business to work and it was decided that the shoot would be used to capture a portfolio of images to be used on a new...

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Blossom & Belle Bridal Tea Party

Blossom & Belle Bridal Tea Party

BLOSSOM & BELLE BRIDAL TEA PARTY   I was so proud to be exhibiting at the Blossom & Belle Bridal Tea Party yesterday.  The event was held in the beautiful Tithe Barn in Nether Poppleton near York.  Following on from last year it was an exclusive event with hand picked luxury suppliers and a whole host of fantastic activities for brides (and the occasional groom!) to get involved in.  Baba Ganoush ran a lovely tea room where...

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Commercial photography – Hands at Work

Commercial photography – Hands at Work

COMMERCIAL PHOTOGRAPHY HANDS AT WORK   Whilst editing a recent commercial website shoot for a York based Pilates studio I was struck by how effective hands are in telling the story of a business.  I’ve always loved photographing hands in action as these are shots that give a wonderful senses of process and expertise. Every business regardless of its industry type has a story of process to tell.  For the product based business,...

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Swinton Park Wedding: Alex and Will’s Winter Celebration

Swinton Park Wedding:  Alex and Will’s Winter Celebration

SWINTON PARK WEDDING Alex & Will’s Winter Celebration   There is something really magical about a winter Swinton Park wedding.  It’s such a stunning venue at any time of the year but the rich interior colours and country setting really do come into their own in the festive season.  For those not in the know, Swinton Estate is located just outside the Yorkshire market town of Masham. My day started with Alex and her team of...

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