Original photography | Why it matters

Brand advertising photography Manchester

How does original photography improve SEO performance?

Many businesses and organisations of all types fall into the trap of using library stock images instead of commissioning original photography to create their own unique content. I think that’s OK if you need a photo of something that you cannot have taken for you. Things like the moon, space flight, flying planes and marine life are all goof examples.Read More

Website photography with Ultimate Fitness Cheshire

Gym session with weights and instructor

Website photography, which seems to be called lifestyle photography more and more these days, is becoming a bigger and bigger part of our project calendar. I might be in a minority but I find it difficult to get people to pin down exactly what they mean by lifestyle.

Anyway, before this turns into a rant about semantics, this post is about a shoot we did last year for Ultimate Fitness CheshireRead More

Cut out product photography for websites

golfing e-commerce photography

Two ranges of golfing jackets and gilets. For online shopping websites the white background product photograph works perfectly.


With more and more businesses moving online, having high quality product photography is more important than ever before. Great product photos make the difference between a sale and a swipe past. So, what’s the best way to achieve high quality, high definition white background and cut out product photography?Read More

Could you imagine a country holiday here?

Photography and styling for a country house in Cheshire
Yesterday I went over to Burwardsley to see the lovely folk at the Success Factory. Their training centre is set in beautiful countryside not far from Tarporley and Chester with astonishing views. On my journey I went past a farm house that I’d photographed a couple of years ago for Menai Holidays. Read More

Property photography in Yorkshire for Cheshire based Hall & Co Property

Exterior photograph in a showhome at a new development in Yorkshire
In February Andrew went over to Bolton Upon Dearne near Rotherham in South Yorkshire to photograph the new show home at Hall & Co’s new development of family homes. As is normal with these projects the show home is on a live construction site. The photographs were to be used for marketing the new homes on the development and to document the development for the marketing of the company and for library purposes. Here’s a selection of key interior and exterior shots taken during the session. Read More

Business portraits and team photos for Aqueous SEO

Casual business portraits for Aquesous SEO in RuncornAqueous SEO is a digital marketing agency based in Runcorn, Cheshire. They specialise in pay per click, SEO, digital marketing and reputation management. I’ve worked with Jonathan and his team for a few years so when they wanted me to take new business portraits of their team it was great to see everyone and gain and to meet the new team members. Read More