MADE IN BRITAIN – MANUFACTURING PHOTOGRAPHY FOR WILL’S MARQUEES

MADE IN BRITAIN – MANUFACTURING PHOTOGRAPHY FOR WILL’S MARQUEES

MADE IN BRITAIN Manufacturing Photography for Will’s Marquees   I always know a commission is going to be totally up my street when the photography brief includes the phrases; handcrafted, made in Britain and artisan.  I know the team well at Will’s Marquees through my wedding photography so it was great to be asked to work for them in a commercial capacity.  The company stand out in the marquee hire industry for their amazing...

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Knickers Models Own – Photography for Fashion City York

Knickers Models Own – Photography for Fashion City York

KNICKERS MODELS OWN Photography for Fashion City York   Another highlight for me during Fashion City York ‘Six Days of Style’ was documenting the Knickers Models Own event.  The event was hosted by Caroline Higginbottom from Seasons Style who is a professional fashion stylist and was held in York’s only 5 star hotel – the luxurious Grand Hotel. Caroline Jones is the wonderful lady behind Knickers Models Own which...

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Paul Costelloe – photography for Fashion City York

Paul Costelloe – photography for Fashion City York

PAUL COSTELLOE Photography for Fashion City York   I was absolutely honoured to be lead photographer for Fashion City York this year for their annual showcase event.  This year it was titled ‘Six Days of Style’ and covered an exciting array of events across the city.  I’ll try and share as much as I can of my work from the week in future blog posts but I thought I’d start with a real highlight of the week for me...

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Clifford’s Tower – Public Rally against English Heritage Visitor Centre plans

Clifford’s Tower – Public Rally against English Heritage Visitor Centre plans

CLIFFORD’S TOWER Public Rally against English Heritage Visitor Centre Plans   I went into photojournalist mode today to document the pubic rally against the English Heritage Clifford’s Tower visitor centre plans.  The rally was organised by local independent York Councillor Johnny Hayes and featured a great line up of speakers who all spoke passionately about their opposition to the existing plans. If this is a new issue for...

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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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Commercial Photography Selby: Turners Garage

Commercial Photography Selby: Turners Garage

Commercial Photography Selby Turners Garage   The wonderful thing about documentary photography is that you can take it into any environment and use it to capture a sense of facilities, people and services whilst retaining a very natural and authentic feel.  I was recently commissioned by Turners Garage in Selby near York to photograph their accident repair centre.  The images were to support a brand new website and general social media...

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Commercial Photographer: Flying Cloud Theatre

Commercial Photographer:  Flying Cloud Theatre

COMMERCIAL PHOTOGRAPHER YORK FLYING CLOUD THEATRE   A wonderful part of my job as a commercial photographer is the opportunity to experience so many different things – the last few weeks have given me amazing behind the scenes views of brewing, farming, horse racing, recruitment and now theatre!  I was commissioned by Flying Cloud Theatre to document their Advanced Presentation Skills course at York University.  The course is run by...

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Commercial Photography York: The Hop Studio

Commercial Photography York:  The Hop Studio

The Hop Studio is an independent craft brewery based in Elvington near York.  They recently commissioned me to create a portfolio of images for use across their website & social media profiles.  I spent some time with the guys on a brewing day documenting behind the scenes.  A new brew was on the cards featuring some rather amazing tasting raisins – looking forward to sampling the finished article! Here are some favourite images...

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