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FERRARI SUPER CAR PHOTOGRAPHY RM SOTHEBY'S

23/12/16

Ferrari's are still one of the super cars that everybody lusts after, and today for RM Sotheby's I photographed two beautiful examples. The first was a 550 Maranello followed by one of the most iconic 80's super cars, the Testarossa... ...more

PILGRIMS INTERNATIONAL STUDY CENTRE

23/12/16

pIlgrims school is based in the heart of Canterbury and specialises in providing English language courses for Internationals business people, students and teachers from across the World... ...more

SHEPHERD NEAME OSCARS 2016

23/12/16

Christmas time always brings together a very busy few weeks before the holiday season kicks in, last week i covered the Shepherd Neame oscars which celebrated the breweries staff for their achievements in 2016... ...more

2017 CAR PHOTOGRAPHY CALENDAR

21/12/16

That time of year when I review all of the images taken and put together my yearly calendar, been another fun and varied year of photography covering a multitude of automotive and commercial work across the UK. This year I decided to focus on the car photography that I have covered, from FIAT 500's to supercars including McLaren and Lamborghinis… ...more

EAST KENT COLLEGE TECHNICAL SCHOOL

20/12/16

The Technical School at East Kent College first opened its doors in September 2015, offering pupils a high-quality Study Programme which incorporates an academic curriculum alongside additional technical pathways. The photography today was for the website and social media outlets... ...more

DRIVETRIBE AUTOMOTIVE ONLINE MAGAZINE

16/12/16

Drivetribe is a new online magazine celebrating the world of cars and motorbikes, it has been put together by some of the most respected motoring journalists around, including the Grand Tour trio of Clarkson, Hammond and May... ...more

MORLEY COLLEGE PHOTOGRAPHY IN LONDON

14/12/16

Founded in 1889, Morley College is one of the UK’s leading centres for adult education. Morley is best known for music and the visual arts, with over 13,000 students studying with them each year. Today I was covering the photography for the college website, covering fourteen areas during a busy days schedule... ...more

FINANCIAL INNOVATION AWARDS PHOTOGRAPHY IN LONDON

13/12/16

The second evenings event photography at the Grand Connaught Rooms in London for the second London Institute of Banking & Finance awards ceremony, this time to celebrate the Financial Innovation Awards which has been co-sponsored by the BBA... ...more

PRO SHARE 2016 AWARDS PHOTOGRAPHY IN LONDON

09/12/16

The New Grand Connaught rooms in Covent Garden, London hosted the 24th year of the The London institute of Banking and Finance Pro Share awards, and my tenth year of covering them. The venue is a familiar place to me now and each year a well known celebrity hosts the evenings festivities in front of a packed audience, this year their were just under 500 guests, the biggest audience to date... ...more

ASTON MARTIN DB9 GT CAR PHOTOGRAPHY

07/12/16

Aston Martin have just replaced the DB9 with the stunning new DB11, up on power, overall performance and still retaining a V12 engine. The GT version of the DB9 came out to offer a slightly more aggressive option to previous DB9 owners... ...more

ST EDMUND'S DAY SERVICE PHOTOGRAPHY

07/12/16

Canterbury private school St Edmund's celebrated their patron Saints day on November 16th, the venue for the service was at the Colyer-Fergusson concert hall at the University of Kent... ...more

UNIVERSITY ANNUAL REVIEW PHOTOGRAPHY

05/12/16

Canterbury Christ Church University hosted their annual review at Old Sessions House, the audience included governors, staff and the Mayors of the surrounding Canterbury districts... ...more

ROYAL ACADEMY OF ARTS ABSTRACT EXHIBITION

30/11/16

Insight Investment are the sponsors of various exhibitions that take place at the Royal Academy of Arts, the photography this evening was to cover their hosting of the abstract art in expressionism that had on display work by world famous artists which included Pollack and Picasso... ...more

THE OSTRICH HOTEL BERKSHIRE PHOTOGRAPHY

30/11/16

Shepherd Neame brewery have just renovated the Ostrich hotel in Berkshire with a one million pound makeover, introducing eleven bedrooms in to the building dating from the 11th century... ...more

UNIVERSITY PUBLIC LECTURE PHOTOGRAPHY

25/11/16

Canterbury Christ Church University held the second of their public lecture events on Tuesday evening, historian David Lough was the guest speaker talking about his new boob "No More Champagne"... ...more

McLAREN 540C SUPER CAR PHOTOGRAPHY

22/11/16

Dreamland in Margate was then location for the twin car shoot, a Jaguar F Type S which has been posted on this blog earlier, and the new "budget" McLaren 540C, although starting from £126,000 it's still not cheap... ...more

BREXIT POLITICAL DEBATE PHOTOGRAPHY

21/11/16

The Politics and International relations programme at Canterbury Christ Church University launched its new Jean Monnet Centre for European Studies one year ago today, to mark the date their was a political debate concerning Brexit and the UK's departure from the European Union... ...more

NORWEGIAN HULL CLUB LONDON OFFICES PHOTOGRAPHY

18/11/16

Norwegian Hull Club is a mutual marine insurance company serving Members & Clients worldwide. The Club ranks among the largest pure marine insurers in the world. The company secure lives, health, environment and property. On Monday evening they were opening their brand new offices in London, right in the heart of the financial district... ...more

BRITISH BEER & PUB ASSOCIATION PARLIAMENTARY EVENT

16/11/16

Portcullis House was the location for yesterdays evenings photography event for the British Beer & Pub Associations event, this was to highlight how many jobs were in each MP's constituency and as a result how many staff were employed in the sector... ...more

JAGUAR FTYPE SPORTS CAR PHOTOGRAPHY AT DREAMLAND

13/11/16

Dreamland in Margate was the location for a double car shoot today, the stunning Jaguar F Type British Edition and another British super car the McLaren 540C, more of this to come in another blog update. The theme park in East Kent was a varied and original location thanks to Nick Simmonds for organising the shoot... ...more

CIAM CONGRESS PHOTOGRAPHY IN LONDON

11/11/16

CISAC works to protect the rights and promote the interests of creators across all regions of the world and artistic fields; music, audiovisual, drama, literature and visual arts. We aim to secure fair remuneration for creators for the use of theirs works anywhere in the world. Tuesday and Wednesday the company had a conference in the heart of London with artists attending from across the World... ...more

MCCH CHARITY PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY KENT & HAMPSHIRE

09/11/16

MCCH support people with learning disabilities, autism and mental health needs. The charity work across London and the South-East of England and have a large support network of staff providing care and help for some truly inspirational people... ...more

BROOKLANDS MUSEUM PHOTOGRAPHY

07/11/16

Brooklands Museum is going through a renovation period where the original start finish straight is being reproduced, this has brought about some major changes in the outlay of the aviation area and other key areas. A days photography at the historic museum was booked for me to cover a list of locations to photograph for Brooklands... ...more

GOODWOOD TRACK DAY PHOTOGRAPHY

03/11/16

Autumn has arrived and on a fresh but sunny morning ian early November along with some friends and a couple of BMW M performance cars we attended a track day at the legendary Goodwood Motor racing circuit in West Sussex... ...more

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY CAMERA COURSES KENT AND SURREY 2017

29/10/16

Brooklands Museum in Weybridge, Surrey has been my base for digital photography courses since 2010, the historic setting of Britain first Grand Prix circuit and its aviation heritage have made it a great backdrop for automotive and fashion training events over the years... ...more

PORT OF DOVER POLICE AUTOMOTIVE PHOTOGRAPHY KENT

28/10/16

Port of Dover Police force had just received two brand new customised Ford Transit patrol vehicles, I had been commissioned to photograph the vehicles around the harbour areas on a bright Autumn morning... ...more

PUBLIC HOUSE AND RESTAURANT PHOTOGRAPHY KENT SUSSEX

26/10/16

Over the course of the Summer and now Autumn I have been photographing a large number of pubs across the South for Faversham based brewery Shepherd Neame, the photos are going to be used for the companies new website which will be launched in November... ...more

SPORTS CAR PHOTOGRAPHY ASHDOWN FOREST SUSSEX

25/10/16

Three cars to photograph today which included a Ford Racing Puma, Nissan Skyline and Toyota Supra. The location was the Autumnal setting of Ashdown Forest which had some flowing open roads and scenic backdrops... ...more

FIAT 124 CAR PHOTOGRAPHY

20/10/16

Italian car manufacturer Fiat has had a massive resurgence over the years with its baby 500 model, a modern take on the 60's classic it has sold in bucketloads, so no surprise that they decided to cash in on this with a new version of the 124 spider that graced the Italian coastline roads years ago... ...more

FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY COURSE AT BROOKLANDS

17/10/16

Brooklands has been the home for my photography workshops over the last six years, always popular and with amateur and professional photographers attending they are always great fun. Today's fashion course was the last one for this year... ...more

COMMERCIAL WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY IN KENT

16/10/16

Steeped in history this 13th Century Hall House has been totally refurbished and retains many distinctive character features including exposed beams, flagstone floors and crown post ceiling and an inviting log fire. Today I was photographing the venue for a new wedding brochure as the owners want to use this distinctive venue for bridal ceremonies... ...more

FELICITY ASTON LECTURE CHRIST CHURCH UNIVERSITY

13/10/16

Canterbury Christ Church University hosted the first of its public lectures this evening with British polar explorer Felicity Aston MBE who gave an insight in to her expedition images over the ages... ...more

TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHY IN MALTA

12/10/16

Malta was the appropriate location for a long weekend away with some friends, one for the autumn sunshine (still in the high twenties), and secondly for the Malta Classic Grand Prix that graces the streets of Mdina... ...more

EDUCATION PHOTOGRAPHY IN EAST KENT

05/10/16

East Kent College have three locations in the South of the county, today was the first of three photography sessions across the campus's. Broadstairs is the hub of the colleges trio, with the other two being based in Dover and Folkestone... ...more

IFS PRO SHARE ANNUAL CONFERENCE PHOTOGRAPHY LONDON

02/10/16

The IFS Pro Share 24th conference took place at St Pauls Aldersgate in etc venues on Thursday, the annual event attracts large corporate companies and their employees to learn about the previous years events and also future trends in the financial industry... ...more

EDUCATION PHOTOGRAPHY IN IPSWICH, SUFFOLK

28/09/16

Acorn Care and Education have a number of schools across the UK and today I was covering my annual visit to Bramfield House School in Ipswich, Suffolk. The school has over seventy pupils at the school and a busy days photography was set up to update the schools website and marketing materials... ...more

CANTERBURY COLLEGE PHOTOGRAPHY IN KENT

21/09/16

Canterbury College is one of the largest in the South East, with more than 5,000 students and hundreds of qualifications. The college is based in the student-friendly city of Canterbury and has just recently partnered with East Kent College. Their courses combine professional-standard facilities, industry specialist tutors and outstanding student support... ...more

CAR ADVERTISING PHOTOGRAPHY

16/09/16

September has been a busy month commercially without any car photography, until two vehicles in one day for lager brands Asahi and Oranjeboom which are both brewed under licence by Faversham brewery Shepherd Neame, the location was Whitstable on a very hot Summers day... ...more

CORPORATE HEADSHOT PHOTOGRAPHY IN KENT

14/09/16

Shepherd Neame are in the [process of a major rebranding in terms of their logo and website pages, along with this they are doing a push on recruiting new staff across the company and today I was covering a series of staff portraits to highlight the various areas that the Kent based brewery has to offer... ...more

COMMERCIAL PHOTOGRAPHY IN KENT

08/09/16

August and early September have been a busy time for car photography but in between I have been covering numerous commercial photography assignments around Kent, Sussex and London... ...more

FERRARI DINO 256GT CLASSIC CAR PHOTOGRAPHY

07/09/16

Ferrari owner Enzo Ferrari named the Dino after his son and heir to the car empire. The "Dino" marque was created to market a lower priced, "affordable" sports car capable of taking on the Porsche 911. Ferrari's expensive V12s well exceeded the 911 in both performance and price. Enzo did not want to diminish his exclusive brand with a cheaper car, so the "Dino" was created... ...more

FLUX LONDON EVENT PHOTOGRAPHY SALON PRIVE

06/09/16

Flux London are an audio visual communications company who specialise in high end installations, these can be from a simple home theatre install right up to a multi room and garden entertainment system which can control all of your TVs and hi-fi requirements, today they were launching then company at Salon Prive the UKs premier automotive show... ...more

SHERE HILL CLIMB CAR EVENTPHOTOGRAPHY

05/09/16

Shere Hill climb is now in its fourth year, raising money and awareness for charities in the area and further afield, I was the official photographer for the event this year alongside friend and fellow automotive snapper Nick Simmonds. The event takes place up Staple Lane, in the beautiful Surrey Hills near Guildford. The lane is a public road which, there are panoramic views across the Surrey countryside, on a clear day London and the Wembley Arch can be seen in the distance. The course runs from close to the junction of Staple Lane with the A246 to the summit of the hill with the paddock located at the base of the hill... ...more

CORPORATE HEADSHOTS PHOTOGRAPHY IN LONDON

03/09/16

Career Moves group are based in Farringdon Road in London, just a short walk from St Pancras International train station. They specialise in broadcasting, office support and media recruitment and have a team of industry experts. The photography today was to cover a set of headshots for the team that will be used on the company website and social media... ...more

CLASSIC CAR PHOTOGRAPHY FOR RM SOTHEBY'S

31/08/16

Maserati have always made beautiful cars, one of the most desirable is the 3500 GT, I had the pleasure of photographing this one owner example for RM Sotheby's a few weeks back. The car will be on sale at Battersea on September 7th... ...more

SCHOOL FURNITURE PHOTOGRAPHY IN KENT

30/08/16

AEB are a bespoke manufacturer of furniture based in Cheshire, their work covers the education, commercial and residential sectors, and also includes specialised one off creations for leisure facilities such as bars and hotels... ...more

RANGE ROVER EVOQUE CONVERTIBLE CAR PHOTOGRAPHY

26/08/16

Range Rover have just introduced the Evoque Convertible, billed a a car for all seasons. When the Evoque was introduced years ago it brought a much wider audience to the rugger four wheel drive markets, with its cultured lines and aggressive stance you could customise the car to your personal tastes, the introduction of a soft top now enhances that market even more... ...more

FOOD AND DRINK PHOTOGRAPHY IN LONDON

24/08/16

Shepherd Neame have commissioned me to cover over one hundred if their pubs and restaurants during the Summer, this is for new look websites on the breweries main pages and also to refresh the previous images which had been taken a few years ago now... ...more

SILVERSTONE TRACK DAY PHOTOGRAPHY

23/08/16

Every year with a few friends we book up a track day, when the opportunity came to cover the GP circuit at Silverstone, the home of the British Grand Prix it seemed a good idea, plus August was more then likely to provide some good weather (which fortunately it did)... ...more

BROOKLANDS CAR PHOTOGRAPHY TRAINING COURSE

23/08/16

Brooklands has been the base for my car and fashion photography courses for over five years now, in that time hundred of amateur photographers have attended these and with the stunning backdrop of the historic racing circuit and museum the home of British Motor Sport has provided some great portfolio images for the attendees... ...more

MORGAN AERO 8 SPORTS CAR PHOTOGRAPHY

19/08/16

Brands Hatch Morgan had just registered their new Aero 8 demonstrator and had asked me to photograph it for some advertising and marketing promotions. Very few cars stand out as much as a Morgan, traditional production methods with a blend of English refinement and classic American looks makes the Aero stand out as a true alternative to the cliche supercar brands... ...more

YIANNIS CHRISTODOULOU SPORT PORTRAITS

17/08/16

Yiannis Christodoulou is part of the Great Britain Aquathlon squad and contacted me for a set of portraits back in April, partly to show off some of his new training kit (which I am proudly a sponsor) and some action photos, this is to attract new sponsors and to raise his profile. We followed up today with some new photographs at Whitstable Harbour... ...more

BROOKLANDS MUSEUM GRAND PRIX

15/08/16

Formula 1's first ever British Grand Prix took place at Brooklands Museum 90 years ago, and today I was covering the event as well as running a one to one photography workshop with Tony, an avid F1 and photography enthusiast... ...more

MORGAN PLUS FOUR CLASSIC CAR PHOTOGRAPHY

11/08/16

The second of three classic car photography commissions for RM Sotheby's auction house covering a 1964 Morgan Plus Four plus, details below on this very rare vehicle which had a small production run of only 26 vehicles... ...more

CLASSIC CAR PHOTOGRAPHY RM SOTHEBY'S

10/08/16

Battersea Evolution in London will be the location on September 7th for RM Sotheby's UK auction highlighting a huge range of classic and super car exotica to a wealth of car enthusiasts and investors... ...more

PUB & RESTAURANT PHOTOGRAPHY IN CANTERBURY KENT

08/08/16

Harbledown is a picturesque village that sits on the outskirts of Canterbury, the Old Coach and Horses public house and restaurant accommodates locals and travellers to the Cathedral city and is renowned for its food and selection of beers and wine... ...more

IFS SUMMER GARDEN PARTY PHOTOGRAPHY KENT

08/08/16

Canterbury Christ Church University's St Martins priory was the venue for the Institute of Financial services summer party, this saw both Canterbury and London branches together for a celebration of the last years achievements on a Glorious Summers evening... ...more

STANNAH LIFTS COMMERCIAL PHOTOGRAPHY

04/08/16

Stannah lifts cover a wide range of services in commercial and residential property, these can be dumb waiters, large industrial lifts and escalators. Today I was covering commercial photography for them at a residential care home in Kent... ...more

FIAT 500 CLASSIC CAR PHOTOGRAPHY

03/08/16

When you turn up at a classic car restoration company who specialise in Ferraris you don't expect to be photographing a pair of Fiats, to be fair what followed were a pair of genuine classics, but to start the days car photography the original and modern 500s took centre stage, really. Ice to have the pair together to show just how much bigger even small cars have become... ...more

FERRARI F355 F1 SPIDER CAR PHOTOGRAPHY

02/08/16

Barkaways is an Italian car specialist who do restorations and servicing on some of the most exotic Italian cars ever produced, they have a reputation throughout the UK and Europe as one of the best in the business winning accolades during the last few years at automotive events... ...more

CHILHAM INTERNATIONAL HORSE TRIALS

01/08/16

Eventing is the ultimate challenge for horse and rider, testing the horse’s obedience, ability and stamina and the rider’s control, skill and knowledge. The trial is split into three phases: dressage, show-jumping and cross-country and this weekend Chilham Castle and Country Park hosted the International horse trials... ...more

FERRARI 250 GT LUSSO CLASSIC CAR PHOTOGRAPHY

29/07/16

Ferrari are known for their supercars but back in the 60's they developed one of the most beautiful coupes ever, you could call it an Italian version of the Aston Martin DB5. The car was the 250 GT Lusso (luxury), and this 1964 model was a privilege to photograph... ...more

AUTOMOTIVE AND COMMERCIAL PHOTOGRAPHY IN KENT

28/07/16

Summer is always a busy time of the year, generally because the weather is good (sometimes anyway) and for the majority of companies it is a chance to get some new images for trade shows, publications and annual reports... ...more

TAYLOR WESSING PORTRAIT PRIZE ENTRY

25/07/16

The Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2016, the leading international photographic portrait competition, which celebrates and promotes the very best in contemporary portrait photography has over the years created controversy in ots entries and winners, this year I decided to enter with an image taken last year... ...more

TRAVEL AND TOURISM PHOTOGRAPHY IN KENT

25/07/16

Yarrow Hotel in Broadstairs is part of East Kent College, I visited the newly opened hotel two weeks ago and returned to cover the spa and treatment rooms along with some other areas that needed covering for the new website... ...more

COUNTRYSTYLE RECYCLING PHOTOGRAPHY KENT

21/07/16

Countrystyle recycling are based in Kent, their head office is based in Lenham near Maidstone and the main operations are at Ridham in Sittingbourne, this was the setting for the first of two days photography... ...more

PORSCHE 993 TURBO CAR PHOTOGRAPHY

19/07/16

Porsche are one of the most iconic sports car manufacturers in the world, and have since the introduction of the 911 retained the shape of its performance coupe. Today I had the pleasure of photographing a beautiful example of. 993 Turbo, one of the last air cooled versions finished in the launch colour or arena red... ...more

WHEELERS OYSTER BAR PHOTOGRAPHY

16/07/16

Friday morning and an early visit to photograph Mark Stubb and his team at Wheelers Oyster Bar in Whitstable, the client that had booked me for the job were McCabe Ford Williams accountants who have had the sea food bar as its client for many years... ...more

BMW 4 SERIES CAR PHOTOGRAPHY IN KENT

15/07/16

Automotive photography covers a large part of my photography and with my aim to cover a car photo shoot each week this year I opted to cover my own car this week, my 4 series coupe, sunshine and the arty Dungeness location provided a picturesque setting... ...more

FAVERSHAM PUBLIC HOUSE PHOTOGRAPHY KENT

12/07/16

Shepherd Neame brewery is based in Faversham and this evenings public house and restaurant photography was situated in and around the market town. The photography continues the ongoing pub photos that will be used on the breweries websites and marketing outlets... ...more

THE YARROW HOTEL HOSPITALITY PHOTOGRAPHY IN KENT

08/07/16

East Kent College has over the last few years transformed the Yarrow building into a stunning hotel, spa and restaurant. The facility offers a superb new facility for students at the college to train and learn at the highest level, no expense has been spared to turn this in to the very first hotel training facility of its kind in the UK... ...more

KENT SCHOOL GAMES SPORTS PHOTOGRAPHY

06/07/16

The biennial Kent School Games first began in 2008 as a Kent County Council Olympic and Paralympic legacy project to inspire schools and young people across Kent to participate in competitive school sport. Canterbury Christ Church University hosted the Panathlon and Kwik Cricket tournament at Polo Farm sports facility... ...more

SHEPHERD NEAME PUB PHOTOGRAPHY KENT

05/07/16

Shepherd Neame have over three hundred pubs across the South, predominantly based in Kent. I covered a large photography project two years ago where one hundred and forty pubs were visited to update the imagery, this Summer a smaller number of just over one hundred are on my list... ...more

WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY IN DORSET AND KENT

01/07/16

Among the commercial work I do also cover the occasional wedding photography, this is through clients and friends and June saw me cover two very traditional and fun weddings in Kent and Dorset... ...more

PRESS PHOTOGRAPHY LEE EVANS PARTNERSHIP IN KENT

30/06/16

Some photo shoots are short and sweet, and today's session with Keymer and James Wood of the Lee Evans partnership in Canterbury was exactly that, a PR session with local architects Lee Evans Partnership... ...more

SHEPHERD NEAME ANNUAL AWARDS PHOTOGRAPHY KENT

29/06/16

Shepherd Neame hosts its annual awards every year at the conningbrook hotel In Ashford, one of the breweries largest venues. The awards covered thirteen categories with hundreds of tenants, staff and suppliers invited to enjoy the occasion... ...more

LAW TRAINING CENTRE KENT PHOTOGRAPHY

28/06/16

Canterbury Innovation Centre where I am based has on site nearly ninety businesses, over the years I have covered a variety of photography for some of the Kent and National companies. Today the Law Training Centre Kent commissioned me to cover some corporate portraits for their website and Linked In pages... ...more

WALES TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHY

26/06/16

Wales was the location for a family holiday, we went to Haverford West where we stayed for three nights in the stunning Slebech Park Estate which is housed in an 18th century manor that resembles a castle and is surrounded by stunning Welsh countryside... ...more

ROYAL AUTOMOBILE CLUB EVENT PHOTOGRAPHY

24/06/16

Wednesday evening and after a busy afternoon for Shepherd Neame I set off to the Royal Automobile Club to cover the Institute of Financial Services Pro Share Summer social event, the RAC is situated in Pall Mall and a Petrol heads delight... ...more

UNIVERSITY CORPORATE PORTRAITS KENT

23/06/16

Canterbury Christ Church University hold an annual garden party in the Summer for all of their staff, it is an opportunity for everyone to mingle and enjoy the sunshine. Today I had been commissioned to cover the event along with some portraits for the Universities faculty of Education... ...more

CATS COLLEGE GRADUATION PHOTOGRAPHY

22/06/16

CATS College which is based in Canterbury, is an International school that has some of the best facilities in the UK for Foreign students who are looking to improve on there language and other skills. The photography was to cover the graduation ceremonies at the Gulbenkian Theatre based at the University of Kent... ...more

MORGAN TRACK DAY PHOTOGRAPHY AT GOODWOOD

21/06/16

Brands Hatch Morgan held their annual track day at the historic Goodwood motor racing circuit. The day had over forty Morgans from the early 1930's to the brand new Aero 8 model, with novice drivers to regular visitors to the stunning location of the Goodwood Road & Racing Club... ...more

FIAT 500 ABARTH CAR PHOTOGRAPHY

17/06/16

Fiat introduced the new 500 model many years ago, it was a celebration of the original model with its bubble design and retro looks. The Italian car companies sporting arm, Abarth have introduced a hot hatch in to the mix with the 595, a car that I have been eager to photograph for some time now... ...more

BEER DAY BRITAIN PHOTOGRAPHY IN WESTMINSTER

17/06/16

Britain’s National Beer Day is on June 15th and it shares the same date as Magna Carta Day because clause 35 of the great charter stated:'Let there be throughout our kingdom a single measure for wine and a single measure for ale and a single measure for corn, namely the London quarter’. Todays photography took place in Westminster London at the Jewel Tower... ...more

ROYAL ACADEMY OF ARTS SUMMER EXHIBITION

16/06/16

Insight Investment has been sponsoring the Royal Academy of Arts Summer Exhibition for a decade now, the opening evening of the event was open to invited clients and guests of the company... ...more

DRAMA AND DANCE PERFORMANCE PHOTOGRAPHY

15/06/16

The School of Music and Performing Arts at Canterbury Christ Church University is a vibrant and progressive place for students, with outstanding performance venues and teaching at two campuses – Canterbury and Broadstairs. The exciting courses are designed to help develop students skills and talents, whilst preparing them for work in the music and the performing arts industries... ...more

FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY SHOOT WEYBRIDGE SURREY

13/06/16

Today's setting for the photo shoot was Brooklands Museum, a racetrack bombed during WW2 and subsequently transformed into a museum which restores both cars and aeroplanes. Kurt and Vicki had received a photoshoot as a gift from his mother, and even never having partcipated in a shoot before, had some themes and styles already in mind... ...more

BROOKLANDS CAR PHOTOGRAPHY COURSE IN SURREY

13/06/16

Brooklands Museum has been hosting my car photography courses for over five years now and they continue to be popular among photographers, today I had a record turn out of thirteen classic and sports cars, ranging from a 1930's Singer to a 650 BHP McLaren 650s super car... ...more

SUNBEAM ALPINE CLASSIC CAR PHOTOGRAPHY

11/06/16

Early evening and a new photography location for a classic car shoot involving Joe's Sunbeam Alpine coupe, the lime green colour was going to really stand out against the busy harbour at coastal town Whitstable... ...more

GEORGE HOTEL PHOTOGRAPHY CRANBROOK KENT

10/06/16

Shepherd Neame have recently covered some refurbishments to the historic George Hotel in Cranbrook, Kent. I covered the hotel around five years ago now and with a refresh and new waiting staff the ideal time was a busy service on a Friday evening... ...more

KENT COUNTY CRICKET PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY

08/06/16

Kent County Cricket Club have ben running successful youth squads for many years, with the programmes they run their aim is to show the youngsters how a professional team operates and this evening a photo shoot was arranged at the St Lawrence ground where the county play their home games... ...more

RANGE ROVER 35TH ANNIVERSARY CAR PHOTOGRAPHY

08/06/16

Over the years I have photographed a lot of cars, some mainstream models and a few rare and limited edition ones as well. Today was a rare Range Rover which was produced to celebrate 35 years of the iconic four wheel drive which was produced in 2005... ...more

GE CLASSICS LONDON BRIGHTON CAR RALLY PHOTOGRAPHY

06/06/16

The traditional london to Brighton classic car run is in November, dating back to the 1920's it is an opportunity for true vintage cars to drive from the capital down to the seaside resort of Brighton. Classic motor events have been running their alternative event for twenty eight years now, classics, modern, sports and kit cars can participate in the summer months... ...more

PRIME MINISTER DAVID CAMERON VISITS KENT

03/06/16

Shepherd Neame press office phoned me late yesterday afternoon to see if I was available to photograph Prime Minister David Cameron as he was making a quick visit to the brewery, it was very hush hush and an early start to arrive prior to his visit... ...more

CHRISTOPHER WARD COMPETITION WINNER

02/06/16

Christopher Ward watches ran a competition recently in partnership with Motorsport magazine, the theme was watches and cars with a photograph depicting the two together... ...more

UNIVERSITY OF KENT EP AWARDS PHOTOGRAPHY

02/06/16

The University of Kent Employability Points Scheme annual Rewards Evening, now in its fifth year, took place at the Historic Dockyards in Chatham Maritime, Kent. The University of Kent’s EP Scheme has witnessed a record 6,000 students take part, with 130 engaged companies and organisations. The event was attended by students, local businesses, organisations and key stakeholders who celebrated the success of the students hard work and entrepreneurship... ...more

BARRETTS SUMMER BALL PHOTOGRAPHY

01/06/16

Barretts of Canterbury are an automotive dealer who have been trading for over one hundred years now, every two years they hold the summer ball where over five hundred of their staff celebrate among a funfair and some fine wines and dining... ...more

HOBBYCRAFT PR PHOTOGRAPHY ASHFORD KENT

31/05/16

Founded in 1995, Hobbycraft is the largest arts and crafts retailer in the UK with more than 80 stores nationwide. They have over 25,000 products for 250 inspirational activities and hundreds of exciting ideas, covering a base for anything that you need to cover art and hobby projects. The Ashford store in Kent is the newest addition to the portfolio of shops and one of only three smaller superstores... ...more

BELL WORLDWIDE PHOTOGRAPHY LONDON

26/05/16

The third days photography this month for Bell Worldwide education school took place in London, the company has a school just off of Bloomsbury Square and with a mix of classroom and photography of students at key locations in the capital it was to be a fun and busy day... ...more

ACORN PARK EDUCATION PHOTOGRAPHY NORFOLK

26/05/16

Acorn Park schol in Norfolk is an independent, specialist day and residential school for children and young people aged between 6-19 years who have communication and learning challenges associated with autism, today was my annual photography visit to the school... ...more

UNIVERSITY OF KENT ART DEGREE SHOW

23/05/16

Students from the School of music and fine art hosted a special preview on Saturday afternoon to a large audience, this was to show off the vast range of talent that is on show from the University of Kent... ...more

DELMERGATE PHARMACY EVENT PHOTOGRAPHY KENT

21/05/16

Paddock Wood Hop Farm in the heart of Kent was the venue for this evenings photography, my client Delmergate Pharmacy was celebrating thirty years since its founder, Jay Patel had set up his very first chemist in the County... ...more

SHIP AND TRADES FOOD AND DRINK PHOTOGRAPHY

20/05/16

Boasting a stunning marina setting, the Ship and Trades is a unique place to eat, drink and stay. The public house is one of Kent breweries Shepherd Neame's stand out locations and today was the first opening to an invited group of regulars, press and employees to try out the new menu and the refurbished bar, restaurant and bedroom facilities... ...more

BELL INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY IN CAMBRIDGE

18/05/16

The second days photography for Bell International school this Spring took place in Cambridge, this is where the schools main campus and head office is based and due to the history of the town a popular location for foreign students... ...more

BROOKLANDS MUSEUM 1940's RELIVED PHOTOGRAPHY EVENT

16/05/16

Brooklands Museum has been running the 1940's event for a number of years now, it celebrates the vintage styles, vehicles, dancing and military from this era perfectly, mainly down to the number of volunteers and public who adorn a variety of outfits to take you back in time during the second World War... ...more

CANTERBURY CATHEDRAL GIRLS' CHOIR PHOTOGRAPHY

13/05/16

Canterbury Cathedral’s Girls’ Choir was founded in 2014. Their first performance at Evensong, on the occasion of the feast of the Conversion of St. Paul, in January, was attended by more than 600 people and widely covered by the international press. Today was set up for a mixture of group photographs of the choir at Canterbury Cathedral... ...more

UNIVERSITY OF KENT ART EXHIBITION OPENING

12/05/16

An exhibition by the IMOS Foundation, forming part of the University's Kent In Europe programme of activity opened an art exhibition in the impressive building of the Colyer Ferguson concert hall. Their were a selected group of dignitaries and students that had been invited to attend the private viewing before it was open to the public... ...more

AUDI RS3 AUTOMOTIVE PHOTOGRAPHY

10/05/16

The RS 3 Sportback has an impressive acceleration time of just 4.3 seconds from 0-62 mph. And with a 155 mph standard top speed, which can be delimited to 174 mph, it's one of the fastest performance hatchbacks on the market today, with its release last year their is still a demand for this four wheel drive baby RS which was built with the Quattro's that n]made their mark in the 1980's spec B rally classes... ...more

BMW M2 CAR PHOTOGRAPHY

06/05/16

The BMW M2 has been hotly anticipated since the initial sketches early last year, rumours were along that the M Performance badge was going to grace a baby Beemer and the unofficial order books opened in October, the first UK deliveries took place last month with numbers strictly limited... ...more

LONDON MOTOR SHOW PRESS DAY EVENT IN BATTERSEA

06/05/16

The London Motor show officially opens to the public on Friday 6th to 8th May, Thursday afternoon was the press launch where journalists, photographers and industry experts attended to see the official launches of cars from MG, Noble and TVR. With this weekend looking to be hitting highs of twenty degrees the location of Battersea Park will be the perfect place for families to attend the automotive event... ...more

IFS UNIVERSITY STUDENT INVESTOR AWARDS 2016

05/05/16

The IFS school of finance annually hosts the student investors finals at its offices in Monument Square, London. Eight teams from across the UK compete against each other for the coveted overall title. The event was attended by industry experts who were judging the event, including BBC financial presenter Steph McGovern... ...more

AUTO ITALIA CAR PHOTOGRAPHY BROOKLANDS MUSEUM

03/05/16

Auto Italia is one of the biggest events on the calendar at Brooklands Museum in Weybridge, it is also one of those days that is always perfect weather wise which shows off the stunning super cars as they line up around the historic race circuit and air fields... ...more

UNIVERSITY OF KENT ICE AWARDS AND EVENT PHOTOGRAPHY

29/04/16

The photography today took place at Woolf College on the University of Kent campus, the ICE event and awards are an annual affair and bring together staff, students and local business people that play a big part in the Universities future... ...more

DFS BROMLEY STORE OPENING PHOTOGRAPHY

29/04/16

DFS celebrated the opening of its new store in Bromley with a variety of events on Saturday morning, these included a grand opening and various presentations to local and national charities. The store is only the second in the UK to be located in a shopping centre, plus it was also the launch of the Britannia sofa which is celebrating Team GB and Rio 2016... ...more

HARTWOOD JOINERY INTERIOR PHOTOGRAPHY ESSEX

29/04/16

Hartwood Joinery is a premium, specialist joinery company with an outstanding reputation for delivering first-class design solutions. Since their launch in 2010, they have secured a hugely satisfied client base by creating and installing bespoke kitchens, reception areas, cabinets, wall cladding, landscape solutions, bedrooms and bathrooms across a wide range of luxury locations across the UK. The photography today was covering interiors that Hartwood had installed in a multi million pound state of the art mansion in Essex... ...more

FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY COURSE AT BROOKLANDS MUSEUM

27/04/16

Sunday saw the third photography course at Brooklands Museum in Weybridge, Surrey. This was the first of the fashion photo workshops which saw four photographers attend along with three models... ...more

YIANNIS CHRISTODOULOU ATHLETIC PORTRAITS

26/04/16

Yiannis Christodoulou is part of the Great Britain Aquathlon squad and contacted me for a set of portraits, partly to show off some of his new training kit (which I am proudly a sponsor) and some action photos, this is to attract new sponsors and to raise his profile... ...more

MOTORLINE CAR DEALER PHOTOGRAPHY KENT

25/04/16

Motorline automotive group have a number of dealerships across the South of England, they have also recently expanded in to Wales and due to the companies growth they have moved to new premises for their head office which is now a standalone building on the edge of Canterbury... ...more

JAGUAR F PACE CAR PHOTOGRAPHY

22/04/16

The crossover market is growing faster than any other, with manufacturers battling it out to out sell Land Rover who have had this market sewn up for so long, enter its sister company Jaguar to make its first foray into this highly competitive sector. Today I borrowed the highly specced 3.0 V6 diesel S model with huge 22" alloys wheels to photograph at Tower House in Canterbury... ...more

BARRETS JAGUAR F PACE LAUNCH

21/04/16

The all new SUV Jaguar F Pace has been officially launched this week across the UK with dealers having VIP evenings for new and existing customers, this opens up a whole new market for the company and puts them in direct competition with there sister company Land Rover... ...more

ADVERTISING PHOTOGRAPHY UNIVERSITY OF KENT

20/04/16

Not often you get to see your work published as time flies by and with digital photography the images are used online almost immediately, so to see my work for the University of Kent used recently across the campus has been great... ...more

UNIVERSITY OF KENT PILGRIMAGE WALK

18/04/16

Saturday morning at Canterbury Cathedral for a press photography shoot for University of Kent PhD student Julia Peters who aims to raise money for Save the Children by undertaking a 20 mile walk from Canterbury to Dover along one of Europe’s most famous pilgrimage routes – the Via Francigena. The walk is being supported by the University of Kent with more than 40 members of staff and former students already committed to taking part... ...more

ONE TO ONE PHOTOGRAPHY TRAINING KENT

18/04/16

Amateur photographer Peter had been in touch with me prior to booking a place on my fashion photography course at Brooklands Museum next week, he was after some tips on portrait photography so that he had some ideas for composition and technique as he was new to portraiture. The one to one photography training session took place at my office situated at Kent University... ...more

JAGUAR XF CAR PHOTOGRAPHY CHATHAM DOCKYARDS

15/04/16

The all new Jaguar XF saloon has been out for a few months now, since then it has won numerous awards in this competitive sector which has been the BMW 5 series patch. The aluminium body, frugal range of diesel engines and class leading interior space has made it a favourite with the motoring press... ...more

PROPERTY PHOTOGRAPHY IN CANTERBURY KENT

14/04/16

Early last year I covered the photography for a developer who was building a set of six homes in the Kent countryside, just outside of Canterbury in Dunkirk. The images were for a brochure to advertise the properties and show the areas around the small village, today I was covering the completed project for the client... ...more

EDUCATION PHOTOGRAPHY ST ALBANS

13/04/16

The first of three outings for Bell International Schools took place at the end of last week in Hertfordshire at the St Alban's school. With a variety of students from across the world learning about England it was an opportunity to get some new imagery for the marketing team which can be used for the forthcoming brochure... ...more

COASTGUARD PUB AND RESTAURANT PHOTOGRAPHY KENT

12/04/16

The Coastguard pub sits in the bay at St Margaret's near Dover in Kent, it has just been acquired by Kent brewery Shepherd Neame and will be open every day and evening, serving freshly ground coffee and a selection of other hot drinks, along with the breweries renowned Kentish ales and wines from independent family vineyards around the world. It will also offer a varied menu of light bites and traditional main meals, and due to its coastal location, seafood will be a speciality... ...more

RANGE ROVER SPORT ROAD TRIP PHOTOGRAPHY

08/04/16

The ultimate four wheel drive vehicle has always been the Land Rover. with the introduction of the Range Rover it gave a more refunded and civilised model to the wealthier client, an off road Rolls Royce if you like. Today all of the manufacturers are clambering for the crown of the luxury SUV market but Range Rover with it's Sports models ticks all the boxes, especially on a road trip to Wales... ...more

ASAHI BEER PRODUCT PHOTOGRAPHY

08/04/16

Asahi Super Dry is the beer of choice in Britain's best bars, restaurants and nightclubs. Super crisp, super clear and super dry, the beer embodies Japanese discernment and good taste. Asahi is proud of its associations with the arts, which include being the beer partner of The Royal Albert Hall. Developed in 1987, it was Japan's first karakuchi or 'dry' beer easy-to-drink, good with food and characterised by its dry bite... ...more

CROWN INN PUB PHOTOGRAPHY BLACKHEATH

06/04/16

The Crown is a lively traditional pub in the heart of bustling Blackheath Village, offering a wide choice of Kentish cask ales, distinctive international lagers and a good selection of wines. The Friday evening photography was to capture clients after work enjoying the atmosphere and wine in the newly opened Todd's bistro on the first floor of this popular public house... ...more

PROTEX WORLD CAR ACCESSORY PRODUCT PHOTOGRAPHY

01/04/16

Protex World has been running for nine years now and I have known owner John Somer for nearly twenty years, today he asked em to photograph some new products in his car/office cushion range that help to aid people with back problems... ...more

JAGUAR F TYPE AWD SPORTS CAR PHOTOGRAPHY

30/03/16

I was very fortunate to borrow the stunning Jaguar F Type all wheel drive for Sundays car photography course at Brooklands, it was apt as the weather was a typical winters day with heavy rain drenching the M25 and little signs of sunshine, fortunately when I arrived at Brooklands for the first photography workshop of the year the sun appeared, adding to the drama for the photographs... ...more

CAR PHOTOGRAPHY TRAINING COURSE AT BROOKLANDS

30/03/16

The first car photography course took place at my regular venue of Brooklands Museum on a cold, wet and blustery day. The drive up from Kent was enhanced by the fact that I was in the AWD Jaguar F Type, the bark of the 5 litre V8 engine drowning out the heavy rain... ...more

FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY

24/03/16

Over the years I have covered a lot of fashion photography, for editorial and advertising use. More recently the model photography has been based around my workshops at Brooklands, through one of my attendees on a recent course I was introduced to alternative model Sophie, who is also a pretty good make up artist... ...more

UNIVERSITY OF KENT PORTRAITS

24/03/16

Seven portraits today of staff at the University of Kent, just a short walk from the office to cover the photographs on a brisk but sunny day... ...more

MASERATI SPORTS CAR PHOTOGRAPHY KENT

23/03/16

Been a couple of weeks since the last automotive photography shoot, so what better way to start the week then with a stunning Maserati Gran Tourismo, perfect Spring morning and a wonderful Manor as a backdrop... ...more

BEGINNERS CAMERA COURSE AT BROOKLANDS, WEYBRIDGE

21/03/16

The first beginners Digital photography course took place at Brooklands Museum in Weybridge today, with a group of budding amateurphotographers looking to improve their skills the course covers everything from manually setting the controls of your Digital SLR to composition and backing up your images... ...more

McBRIDES ACCOUNTANTS BUDGET CONFERENCE

18/03/16

London Golf club situated just a few miles fro Brands Hatch in Kent was the stunning location for McBrides accountants post budget review, the breakfast event was attended by industry experts and over 100 of the companies clients... ...more

APP DEVELOPMENT CONFERENCE PHOTOGRAPHY

17/03/16

The HIVE at the University of Kent hosted a development conference for software applications in the newly refurbished Templeman Library, the audience of students were from various technology and computer backgrounds... ...more

GRIFFIN'S HEAD CHILLENDEN PUB PHOTOGRAPHY

16/03/16

The Griffin’s Head was built during the time of Edward I and was a farmhouse forming part of the estate of John de Chillenden until 1405. Ales and ciders were brewed for centuries at the property which remained a farm until 1766 when it became the fully licensed Griffin’s Head, serving travellers on the main Canterbury to Deal road. Today came an end to another era when licensee Jerry Copestake and his wife Karen took retirement after running the pub for thirty years... ...more

GENEVA MOTOR SHOW CAR PHOTOGRAPHY

14/03/16

The 86th Geneva motor show took place early March and finished yesterday, the one location which is on the doorstep to the Uk where you can see all of the latest new cars on show, from bargain hatch backs to multi million pound Bugatti's and Lamborghini's. It is the only annual European motor show, with Frankfurt and Paris switching roles in the Autumn... ...more

SCHOOL PHOTOGRAPHY WHITSTABLE KENT

09/03/16

The photography today was on behalf of Canterbury Christ Church University who have a number of students i teaching roles at St Mary's catholic School in Tankerton near Whitstable in Kent... ...more

BMW M5 USED CAR PHOTOGRAPHY

08/03/16

As part of my project this year I have been covering a car photography shoot at least once a week, so far they have been new cars, mainly sports cars or new models that have just been launched. Today was a little different as a client was after some photos of there 2001 BMW M5 with a view to selling the car online... ...more

ASAHI PHOTOGRAPHY OLD TRUMAN BREWERY LONDON

04/03/16

Japanese lager brand Asahi unveiled a super slow motion video booth at the Old Truman Brewery in trendy Brick Lane, Shoreditch yesterday evening to an invited group of VIP's... ...more

POWER OFFICE CORPORATE PORTRAITS KENT

03/03/16

A very local photography shoot today at the offices of Canterbury Innovation Centre for the Power Office, the brief was to cover a variety of formal and informal portraits of Paul and Callum for the company website and social media... ...more

LECTURE PHOTOGRAPHY SIDNEY COOPER GALLERY CANTERBURY

02/03/16

This evening I covered the final lecture for Canterbury Christ Church University which was held at the Sidney Cooper art gallery in St Peter's Street, Canterbury... ...more

SUE FITZGERALD ARTIST EDITORIAL PORTRAITS

01/03/16

East Kent based artist Sue Fitzgerald contacted me about a set of portraits for her upcoming exhibition at the Catto Gallery in Hampstead, London, the photos will be sued for her profile on the website as well as in the catalogue... ...more

MORGAN AERO 8 AUTOMOTIVE PHOTOGRAPHY

29/02/16

Saturday was a very special day, getting to drive and photograph the brand new Morgan Aero 8 press car that was on loan at Brands Hatch Morgan for the weekend. Very few cars stand out as much as a Morgan, traditional production methods with a blend of English refinement and classic American looks makes the Aero stand out as a true alternative to the cliche supercar brands... ...more

THE STOP HUNTER TRAINING SEMINAR PHOTOGRAPHY

26/02/16

Always handy when you have a job next door to your office, The Stop Hunter are based at the Innovation centre and asked for a follow up to last months photography at Eastwell Manor in Ashford... ...more

CONFERENCE PHOTOGRAPHY IN LONDON

25/02/16

Baker and McKenzie is one of the largest legal law firms in the world, its London office is just around the corner from St Paul's Cathedral and was todays venue for the IFS Pro-Share celebrating excellence conference... ...more

ASDA SUPERMARKET PHOTOGRAPHY IN LONDON

23/02/16

The Asda Stepney Green supermarket opened on Monday morning to its central London customers, the photography was to cover the new shop and events that were taking place during the opening of the supermarket... ...more

LAND ROVER PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP

22/02/16

During Winter each year Land Rover launch there #Hibernot campaign, this is an advertising promotion through social media to there owners about taking there off road vehicles to destinations that are a bit more extreme during the cold winter days... ...more

JAGUAR F-PACE PREVIEW AT GOODWOOD

19/02/16

Always nice when you get an invitation from the manufacturer to preview a brand new car, can't think of a better combination, Jaguar at Goodwood with the brand new F-Pace SUV in a hangar with a Spitfire in the background. The Boultbee Flight academy at Goodwood Aerodrome was a superb setting for some photography of the Jaguar VIP's that attended and the four F-Paces on display... ...more

EDUCATION PHOTOGRAPHY MID KENT COLLEGE MAIDSTONE

18/02/16

Mid Kent College in Maidstone offer further education courses in partnership with Canterbury Christ Church University, the brief for todays photography was to cover a variety of lessons with the students and some formal and informal portraits... ...more

EDITORIAL PHOTOGRAPHY IN KENT

16/02/16

MFW accountants are based across Kent and have a wide range of customers, they publish a newsletter to there clients quarterly and spotlight a new or existing client that has an interesting story or business that has been aided by the company, today a visit to Turner's model shop in Dover was the location for some editorial portraits... ...more

UNIVERSITY PUBLIC LECTURE PHOTOGRAPHY KENT

15/02/16

Professor Linden West gave a public lecture at Christ Church University this evening, this covered racism, fundamentalism and democratic education to a sold out audience at Old Sessions House situated at the heart of the campus... ...more

CITROEN DS4 CROSSOVER CAR PHOTOGRAPHY

12/02/16

A Winter;s day full of sunshine and rich blue skies, perfect weather for todays automotive photography shoot for Barretts Citroen and a new acquisition in the ever expanding DS range in the shape of the DS4 Crossover. The location was the modern looking Marlowe Theatre which provided a modern and stylish backdrop with its curved steps, cafe and Bulkhead, a large sculpture designed by artist Rick Kirby... ...more

PETS AT HOME PHOTOGRAPHY ALTON, HAMPSHIRE

10/02/16

An early mornings drive down to Alton in Hampshire where Pets at Home were opening a new superstore that provides a one stop shop for customers pets needs, this includes a pharmacist, veterinary surgery and a grooming station to pamper your pooch... ...more

PUB PHOTOGRAPHY CANTERBURY KENT

08/02/16

An early start this morning driving down to Alton in Hampshire, covering some PR work in Canterbury on the way back and then an evening stint covering pub images for Shepherd Neame. Six pubs in total with a brief to capture a mix of customers enjoying the atmosphere of six traditional venues situated in the heart of the town centre... ...more

UNIVERSITY PROSPECTUS PHOTOGRAPHY KENT

05/02/16

Canterbury Christ Church University Broadstairs campus has a great reputation for its media, music and photography courses, today's photography shoot was to cover various aspects of life on site and showing students enjoying the facilities and modern equipment available to them... ...more

CANTERBURY CHRIST CHURCH UNIVERSITY PORTRAITS

04/02/16

When its 4 degrees outside I never complain about doing a studio style set up, endless cups of coffee and a warm environment makes for a change to the elements outside. Todays portrait session was for Canterbury Christ Church University, the images will be used for a range of advertising, from websites to large scale billboards posters... ...more

RANGE ROVER EVOQUE CAR PHOTOGRAPHY

01/02/16

The Range Rover Evoque has been in production since 2011, a real game changer for Jaguar Land Rover group as its looks, drive and affordability have gained a diverse audience making it one of there most popular sports utility vehicles on sale today. The car has recently had a facelift, although only minor tweaks these add to the sporty look of the Evoque and with an all new diesel engine mated to a nine speed gear box it is even more efficient then before... ...more

THE STOP HUNTER PHOTOGRAPHY SEMINAR

01/02/16

Increasing numbers of individuals are now trading the financial markets, as an alternative to more traditional investments. For some it’s just a hobby, others want to make it their full time career. The Stop Hunter was established in 2014 in response to the growing demand for trader training; people wanting guidance and mentoring, needing access to proper market information and trading resources... ...more

JAGUAR XK R DYNAMIC SPORTS CAR PHOTOGRAPHY

30/01/16

The Jaguar XK R ceased production last year, a new model is looming and as with every run out production car the manufacturer always produces a special edition, the XK was no exception with the stunning XK R Dynamic photographed here for Barretts Jaguar in Canterbury... ...more

CAMERA CLUB PHOTOGRAPHY TALK

25/01/16

Parkwood Camera Club in Rainham Kent is affiliated to the Kent County Photographic Association and the Photographic Association of Great Britain (PAGB). The group are a vibrant and growing club founded in 1980 so they are a fairly young club compared to other clubs that originated in the early 1900's. However membership has been growing steadily making us one of the larger clubs in the Kent area with just over 100 members to date... ...more

BRANDS HATCH MORGAN 4/4 CAR PHOTOGRAPHY

25/01/16

I had a meeting at Brands Hatch Morgan sports cars in Kent at the weekend, no real plans to take any photos but a gorgeous 1972 4/4 was sitting at the back of the dealers compound, in classic British Racing green paintwork it seemed the perfect addition to my weekly car photography shoot series for 2016... ...more

IFS UNIVERSITY COLLEGE PHOTOGRAPHY IN LONDON

20/01/16

I was in London for the Institute of Financial Services University College yesterday, the day was made up with a mix of photography assignments. These included staff portraits, interior images of the new library and a lecture held at Haberdasher's Hall in the evening... ...more

ARCHITECTURE PHOTOGRAPHY UNIVERSITY OF KENT

18/01/16

The weekend although cold was bright and full of soft lighting against rich blue skies, perfect for the architecture photography which had been commissioned by Salisbury based company D & B Facades. They had just completed the new facia for the Ingram building at the University of Kent... ...more

PORSCHE 911 CAR PHOTOGRAPHY IN KENT

13/01/16

The new Porsche 911 has just been unveiled, a few minor tweaks to the exterior but of most importance is the transition from a naturally aspirated engine to power courtesy of turbos, for some this takes away the organic so of the iconic sports car. I have to say it sounds great and from the motoring press has been heralded as the best turbo in a sports car yet... ...more

BOURNE VETERINARY PRACTICE PHOTOGRAPHY CANTERBURY

12/01/16

Bourne veterinary practice is based in Bekesbourne, just outside of Canterbury in Kent. The photography today was to cover the various areas of expertise that the centre cover, there were plenty of animals to photograph along with staff as they were covering basic treatments to surgery during the day... ...more

BMW M4 CAR PHOTOGRAPHY IN KENT

11/01/16

I have had the pleasure of driving and photographing the BMW M4 on a couple of occasions now, the third opportunity was for a good friend of mine who had picked his new Yas Marina blue M4 coupe up the previous day, as ever location was key and a short drive away was the perfect spot... ...more

INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES MEDWAY

11/01/16

The Institute of Medical Sciences (IMS), based at the Medway Campus of Canterbury Christ Church University, represents a centre of excellence for postgraduate medical education and research. This evening saw the official opening of the centre, with a drinks reception and keynote speech by Professor Tony Young, the Director of Innovation at NHS England... ...more

MINI JOHN COOPER WORKS CAR PHOTOGRAPHY

07/01/16

Last year in Spring Mini launched the hottest hatch they have ever produced, a 231 HP John Cooper Works. As the car was released globally initial production was with the automatic 6 speed box, with paddles and a sports mode it was fun car to drive but was being for a six speed manual. Today I was driving and photographing the manual version, it only arrived at Broad Oak Mini late last year so had been in demand for test drives and today was the first opportunity to have it for a sunny Winters days drive... ...more

CAR AND COMMERCIAL PHOTOGRAPHY REVIEW 2015

05/01/16

The start of the New Year and a quick recollection of 2015, a strange year which started off really slowly and then gathered momentum from Spring onwards culminating in my busiest December ever. Also April saw me reach ten years as a professional photographer, a great milestone and looking forward to another decade of photography shoots across the UK and Europe... ...more

COMMERCIAL PHOTOGRAPHY IN KENT

05/01/16

A mix of photography during the week prior to Christmas saw me cover corporate portraits, car showroom photography and a Christmas party for a Canterbury based business... ...more

DRINK AND FOOD CHRISTMAS PHOTOGRAPHY

05/01/16

December turned out to be one of the busiest months of 2015, unusual in the commercial world of photography. My last shoot of the year was for Kent based brewer Shepherd Neame, they were after Christmas stock images which could be used to promote pubs and brewery for the festive season in 2016... ...more

PORSCHE CAYMAN S CAR PHOTOGRAPHY

05/01/16

The start of the year and after covering the New Years Day car meet at Brooklands Museum the second shoot was car orientated, a good start to my New Year resolution of covering a car shoot each week this year. The first car was a Cayman S, resplendent in metallic Sapphire Blue... ...more

BROOK LANDS NEW YEARS DAY CAR MEET

01/01/16

With over 1,000 vehicles expected (there were over 1,240 classics on site on 1st January 2015), live music and a winter barbecue there was something for everybody amongst the vast and diverse displays of classics all descending on Brooklands to kick start 2016 in style, also present were newer super cars and a wealth of American cars and trucks... ...more

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