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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The Normans – Lillie & Zyen’s Wedding

The Normans – Lillie & Zyen’s Wedding

THE NORMANS LILLIE & ZYEN’S WEDDING   I was so excited to part of this gorgeous celebration at super cool York wedding venue The Normans.  Lillie and Zyen had perfectly planned a fusion of styles and cultures that embraced both of their backgrounds.  The first section of the day focused traditional British civil ceremony in the twinkly barn.  The second half and many of the decorations and theming was about embracing cultural...

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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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Start up branding photography – Ginny & Joy Luxury Gift Boxes

Start up branding photography – Ginny & Joy Luxury Gift Boxes

START UP BRANDING PHOTOGRAPHY GINNY & JOY – LUXURY GIFT BOXES   I always love start up branding photography commissions.  It’s such an exciting time as the new business owner pulls together their final visions for their branding and marketing.  Ginny and Joy curate beautiful luxury gift boxes which make the perfect alternative to the normal bunch of flowers.  Boxes are named for different occasions or themes.  The gifts...

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Branding Photography for Amur Energy

Branding Photography for Amur Energy

AGRICULTURAL PHOTOGRAPHY AMUR ENERGY   Following on from previous agricultural photography shoots undertaken for international company AB AGRI it was great to be commissioned for a branding project for Amur Energy.  Amur is one of the leading companies in the Anaerobic Digestion marketplace.  The location for the shoot was their digestion plant near Sherburn in Elmet in Yorkshire. I was in documentary photography heaven as the site...

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Fashion photography shoot for Meiji Designs

Fashion photography shoot for Meiji Designs

FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY SHOOT MEIJI DESIGNS   Meiji Designs create stunning hand crafted silk scarves and kimonos that are influenced by Japanese design and traditional hand dyeing techniques.  Their approach to creation is a stand against the fast fashion culture and means that each of their products are unique.  The pieces are so beautiful and each one has so much depth of colour and texture. I first met Natalie and Ruth from Meiji Designs...

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Blessing Ceremony Photography – Wedding at Ox Pasture Hall

Blessing Ceremony Photography – Wedding at Ox Pasture Hall

BLESSING CEREMONY PHOTOGRAPHY WEDDING AT OX PASTURE HALL   Andrew and Sue’s wedding blessing ceremony was a small but perfect celebration.  Rather than go for the big traditional wedding, they decided that their celebration would focus on a beautiful personalised ceremony with just two other couples with them as witnesses. They held their celebration at Ox Pasture Hall which is set in beautiful countryside near Scarborough.  The...

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