Award Winning Advertising Photographer

Award Winning Advertising Photography

MadePortraits Advertising, Awards, Commercial, Marketing, Photography, Website

Since I opened my studio 4 years ago, I have been producing Award Winning Advertising Photography for businesses in Somerset. I was blown away that for the second year in a row, I was Shortlisted in the International Photographic Awards held by the Societies (SWPP) for Advertising Photographer of the Year. Last year was incredible. I managed to place 3rd out of the hundreds …

Advertising Photographer of the Year 2016

Shortlisted for Advertising Photographer of the Year 2016

MadePortraits Advertising, Awards, Commercial, Photography

Right now the only word that can describe how I’m feeling is ‘shock’! The reason I feel like this is that this morning I found out that I have been shortlisted for Advertising Photographer of the Year for the second year in a row. Photographers from all over the world enter the SWPP competition and so to be a finalist in the …

Advertising Photographer of the Year 2015

Advertising Photographer of the Year 2015 Results

MadePortraits Awards, Commercial, Photography

Last week and over the weekend, the SWPP hosted their amazing Convention at the London Hilton Metropole with an incredible Awards Dinner on the Saturday evening. The SWPP convention has established itself as one of the highlights of the year for many photographers as there are a fantastic selection of speakers to see; a great selection of products to look at to see …

Made Portraits – What to Expect in 2016?

MadePortraits Awards, Commercial, Guild of Photographers, Marketing, Movember, Photography, Portraits, Project, Weddings

It has been a phenomenal year here at Made Portraits over the last 12 months. I have been delighted to meet so many new faces and also to welcome in so many past clients for their second visits. I’ve even even had a couple in for their third. The studio celebrates its 3rd Birthday in just 4 weeks time and …

Somerset Business Awards Finalist

Somerset Business Awards Results

MadePortraits Awards, Commercial, Marketing, Project, Uncategorized

  Last night was the Somerset Business Awards which were held in Taunton and what a fantastic night it was! The black tie event was hosted by the Somerset Chamber of Commerce and attended by over 300 people from all over the county including my wife and I. This meant dusting off the old kilt and exposing my knees to the …

Award Winning Photographer

MadePortraits Awards, Commercial, Guild of Photographers, Marketing, Photography, Portraits, Uncategorized, Website, Weddings

I often state that I’m an Award Winning Photographer on the website, Facebook and some marketing materials. I don’t do this to blow my own trumpet or for some form of ego trip! It’s simply reassurance for anyone that is considering using me for their family portraits, their wedding photography or for their commercial work. At the end of 2013, I was …

Somerset Portrait Photographer

How I became a Somerset Portrait Photographer

MadePortraits Boudoir, Commercial, Gallery, Photography, Portraits, Website, Weddings

I shoot Weddings, Boudoir and Commercial photography but first and foremost, I describe myself as a Somerset Portrait Photographer (See Here). Since I left school, I wanted to do photography and my first job was assisting a professional photographer so I could learn from the best. Over the years I continued to work for several different photographers mostly specialising in …

Creative Business Cards

Creative Business Cards

MadePortraits Commercial, Marketing, Photography, Website

Made Portraits prides itself on being quirky and different with the photography we do, the products we sell and now our creative business cards. Photography has really moved forward over the last few years and Made Portraits has truly embraced the digital age of photography but our creative business cards are a nod to our roots. When I started out …

Somerset Award Winning Wedding Photographer

Award Winning Somerset Wedding Photographer

MadePortraits Awards, Commercial, Guild of Photographers, Photography, Portraits, Weddings

Wedding Photography is a highly competitive market and thanks to the Guild of Photographers, I can continue to call myself an Award Winning Somerset Wedding Photographer. The February results were announced yesterday and out of the 3 I could enter in to the wedding category, 2 images achieved Silver (the 2 square images) which the Guild Describes as very rare and …