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Tips, tricks and advice from your resident photographer, Simply C, specialising in commercial photography for Suffolk businesses. Feel free to comment and share any of the below blog articles!

Is it smart to phone in your brand photography?

Is it smart to phone in your brand photography? West Lodge park

I love my iPhone. It’s Simply invaluable for keeping my business ticking along while I zoom between commissions. It can do anything – including – whisper it, taking high-quality photographs. But do your pocket megapixels really have the muscle to capture effective commercial photography for your business? Read on, because I decided to put this […]

Get people ‘pouncing’ on your products 

Get people ‘pouncing’ on your products 

Winnie the Pooh’s wise friend Tigger once said “Buddy, if you’re gonna pounce, you’ve got to have some bounce!” And they Simply don’t come much bouncier than Jumpking – the largest trampoline manufacturer in the world, who is based in Suffolk and distribute across the UK. Jumpking has recently joined my product image portfolio, and […]

Small businesses: Professional photography is Simply a must to compete on a big level.

Small businesses: Professional photography is Simply a must to compete on a big level. Love CBD

Present your brand As a professional photographer, I’ve worked with businesses of all shapes and sizes. Truthfully, I’m less interested in the scale of a business than I am in the scale of its ambitions. Because in this digital world, with the right approach to photography, even the smallest business can present a digital brand […]

What images do you need when your business has people at its heart?

What images do you need when your business has people at its heart? Youg man pushing a wheel barrow in Growing Places at Nowton Park Realise Futures

Psychology plays a part in Photography The more I write about my craft of photography the more evidence I gather about the huge part psychology plays in the effect my photographs have on their audience. Most people are aware that an image can make them ‘feel’ a certain way – that’s why we keep so […]

Bring your food to life with photography that makes mouths water.

Bring your food to life with photography that makes mouths water. A pork pie on a blue delf plate with two quails eggs and a salt bowl

Back in 1st Century Roman Britain Apicius said “We eat first with our eyes”. If social media is anything to go by, we Simply haven’t stopped. But according to a scientific study into the relationship between the way food is plated and the direct effect this can have on hunger, professional commercial food images can […]

When is a headshot not a headshot?

When is a headshot not a headshot? A male Site Manager headshot with hard hat and yellow high vis jacket on

Confused? Well don’t be. I’m here to tell you that it’s Simply simple when you know. Traditionally, professional headshots have been about putting faces to the names of your team, or a face to the author of an article in the press. But, times have changed and headshots are being recognised as the valuable opportunity […]

Construction Photography Case Study: No Job Too Big on a Building Site!

Construction Photography Case Study: No Job Too Big on a Building Site!

As a Professional Photographer, I am always trying to impress on people the value that photography can bring to a business in creating the right first impression of them and the authenticity of their brand. How one well-planned commercial branding photoshoot can create unique bespoke images that not only capture the product or services but […]

A Photography Copycat Isn’t The Sincerest Form of Flattery

A Photography Copycat Isn’t The Sincerest Form of Flattery Ipswich-Orwell-Bridge

There’s a fine line between inspiration and plagiarism….. When it comes to social media, I Simply love sharing photographs from recent commercial branding projects, and connecting with my lovely followers. Sure, it helps get my brand out there, but mostly it’s about the fact I’m passionate about supporting my clients, sharing their stories and my […]