Derby Museum’s Mo Suleman

Derby Museum’s Mo Suleman

A few photographs from a editorial shoot for AB Magazine, for an article they are running on Mo Suleman, Director of Resources for the Derby Museum Trust.  Editorial shoots are great for a photographer as they allow a little more freedom to be creative. Given the location there were many options, even if the lighting… Continue Reading

Fantastic Derby

Fantastic Derby

It is true that Derby is not without it’s problems but it is a fantastic city, rich in culture, heritage and modernity.  It is a friendly city and a great place to live and work.  I sometimes think we are blind the the many wonderful sights it has to offer. I was in the city… Continue Reading

The new face of high street retail

The new face of high street retail

A few shots I did for Holland & Barrett at the Intu Centre, Derby.  There is something satisfying for someone like myself who enjoys formalism and loves the visual and spatial properties of spaces. The ‘space’ or new store is fantastic and a perfect example of how a savvy retailer is responding to the changes… Continue Reading

Sir David King

Sir David King

COP21 and the post-Paris Energy Transition Venue: Keighton Auditorium, University Park Campus, Nottingham University I was fortunate to be commissioned to photograph the above lecture by Sir David King, it’s a real bonus when I get to work and listen to a learned speaker on such a fascinating subject. The Foreign Secretary appointed Sir David… Continue Reading

Retirement Villages and Care Homes

Finding out what a good care home looks like can help potential residents make choices about their care. Our photography show cases premises, you can build a library of stunning images for your websites, social media, advertising and brochures. To view our gallery click this link  Gallery Retirement Villages and Care Homes Continue Reading

Retirement Villages and Care Homes
The Right Hon Lord Neuberger of Abbotsbury

The Right Hon Lord Neuberger of Abbotsbury

Lord Neuberger the President of The Supreme Court, who is currently hearing the government’s article 50 appeal, on a recent visit to Derby University. There are many popular stereotypes banded around in the media, perhaps needless to say these narratives are completely at odds with my recent experience photographing Lord Neuberger.  The Supreme Court Judge… Continue Reading

Waste Management and Recycling

Waste Management and Recycling

Willshees represents the very best of modern waste management, which is one of the reasons the company is growing rapidly.  While I was shown around by the director Dean Willshee he told be of the remarkable story of how his father started with nothing and how it passed into his hands and grew into a… Continue Reading

Derby Event Photography

Derby Event Photography

Great event photography brings photography skills front and center.  It’s about the craft, skill and an eye for light and composition, relaying on these more so than the subject.  This is because you have to photograph what is there, at the same time recognising and capturing those moments to represent the event and provide the… Continue Reading

Website Photography 2

Website Photography 2

The images below are taken from a website produced by DE22 Creative Design Solutions.  Not only are they only amongst the best design agencies in the region but in the country.  The process starts with understanding your business and customers and then building a strategy around this.  Photography slots in mid way through this process… Continue Reading

Lord Baker Derby Visit

Lord Baker Derby Visit

Here are a few photographs from a shoot we did of Lord Baker and students at the UTC on Pride Park in Derby.  The former education and home secretary is one of the key supporters of UTCs and the  program as a whole is sponsored by the Baker Dearing Trust, an educational trust set up… Continue Reading

PR Photography for The Money Shop

PR Photography for The Money Shop

A few shots from a PR shoot we did recently. It was a freezing cold morning with a strong wind so the outside ribbon cutting shot was done very quickly. The brief also asked for interior shots. The Money Shop represents the changing nature of the industry. While working I couldn’t help but be impressed… Continue Reading

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