Oldham Carnival

Once again, we manned a stand at the Oldham Carnival, taking family photographs and printing them out on the day. We pipped the Kodak booth at the post by being able to make prints at half of their price. But it must have been the hottest day of the year and all the stalls ran… Continue reading Oldham Carnival

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Christine’s EFIAP Award

Christine has been awarded the Excellence Award of the International Federation of Photographic Art. Her FIAP dossier included 343 international salon acceptances with 99 different images in 57 different salons and 21 different countries with 33 international awards. Additionally a panel of 10 prints was submitted. See full report. From FIAP’s web site: “FIAP is… Continue reading Christine’s EFIAP Award

Latest Haslington Hall photos

Had a fantastic day at Haslington Hall near Crewe on a wedding photoshoot arranged by DingDong Events This was taken in the Bridal suite at Haslington Hall. http://www.tailormadevenues.com/haslington-hall.html The amazing dresses and the jewellery provided by Cheshire Bridal Wear http://www.cheshirebridalwear.co.uk/.  The mask we used for this shoot was the amazing filigree mask “Katherine” provided by http://www.masqueboutique.co.uk/.  You… Continue reading Latest Haslington Hall photos

Baby Bump Photography

Baby bump or maternity photography has become more fashionable over the years and can be seen as the first of a two part event…the second half being photographing the newly born and parents. The best time to photograph the bump is towards full term, but it’s always wise to plan for an earlier shoot “just… Continue reading Baby Bump Photography

Dee & Peter’s Wedding

Being a part of a very special wedding is a wonderful feeling…Dee and Peter’s wedding was just about as special as it can get…a wonderful day from just after noon, when I arrived at Dee’s home to photograph the last minute perparations of the bride and bridesmaids. Mike arrived shortly afterwards at the wedding breakfast… Continue reading Dee & Peter’s Wedding

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Oldham Carnival

We had great fun at the Oldham Carnival, sponsoring the stand for Oldham Photographic Society. Mike and I entered into the spirit by dressing as the Mad Hatter and Red Queen and were photographed by fellow photographer Mike Donough, below. We set up a small marquee with a backdrop and had our laptop and printer… Continue reading Oldham Carnival

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Whitby Gothic Weekend

A visit to the spring 2010 Whitby Goths Festival almost back-fired. We dressed gothic and ended up posing for everyone else…but did manage to get in a few shots of our own. We arrived on the Saturday and were pleased and relieved that the recent cold weather had changed to warm sunshine. Finding a parking… Continue reading Whitby Gothic Weekend