Author: Orchid

  • Roz


    Roz’s birthday bash

  • Photobooth animation

      Typical photobooth setup

  • Bridesmaid

    Another simple animation. Beautiful bridesmaid from Matt and Lisa’s wedding having fun running about. The spontaneity gave us a delightful, charming and more natural photo.  

  • Green Flag Award

    Had a play with some animated GIFs. This is one from a recent shoot at The Queen Elizabeth Hall, Oldham when they hosted the regional Green Flag Awards.

  • Claire and Lennie

    For Claire and Lennie – a few photos from your wedding…many more to come…

  • Personal News – Christine’s BPE Award

    April marked Christine’s BPE4 Crown Award to recognise her achievement of over 200 images accepted for exhibition in the British Photographic Exhibitions circuit. In October, she had amassed another 102 accepted images to become one of only 76 individuals who have ever achieved the BPE 5 Crown award, which is given to individuals who have…

  • Warehouse and Offices

    A request to photograph a local warehouse and offices provided an interesting and challenging few hours, from architectural shots to production line, each setup requiring a different lighting and photographic technique. Below are a few of the images that we supplied for their catalogue.  

  • Edinburgh Gold Award

    Chris entered the 100th Edinburgh International Salon, where she was awarded one of the top awards, a Gold Medal, for a creative image entitled “Gerbera”. Edinburgh Exhibition Winners Christine being presented with her medal by the President of the Royal Photographic Society.

  • Christine’s Masters Award

    In April, Christine became only the second female photographer in the North West to achieve the coveted Master award of the Photographic Alliance of Great Britain. She is one of only just over 100 people to ever have achieved this award. Here is a link to the video clip of presentation The full set of…

  • Corporate portraits

    We do a lot of portraits for newsletters and business documents. Mostly the subjects are a bit wary or even frankly terrified so we find the best way is to try to make the session as relaxed, fun and QUICK as we can. The most popular style just now is the informal horizontal shot in…