Category: Commercial Lifestyle

The Value of Professional Photography: Let’s Enhance Your Brand!

The Value of Professional Photography: Let’s Enhance Your Brand!

A photoshoot is so much more than just a few hours blocked out of your working day! It is the start of a simply fabulous investment in your business and – if planned well – the outcome will be images with invaluable repurposing and re-using potential. Make a date! Try to choose a day when […]

Photography Techniques for All Photoshoot Types

Photography Techniques for All Photoshoot Types photography techniques Showcasing a property for sale using natural light

So let’s talk photography techniques. Do you know your ‘candid’ from your ‘lifestyle,’ your ‘portrait’ from your ‘unposed’? If a fear of knowing what will get the best from your business images is holding you back then fear not! I’m here to break it down and ‘Simplify’ that photography lingo. Commercial Headshot What makes a […]

An ‘Unforgettable’ assignment: The Added Value of a Well Structured Photoshoot

An ‘Unforgettable’ assignment: The Added Value of a Well Structured Photoshoot Two women walking past the white windmill at Thorpeness

A photoshoot is often seen as a moment in time, a collection of images that tell the story of a day or an event. But, as we’ll explore in this blog, it can be so much more than that which is where having a thorough brief adds benefits. A well executed photoshoot can be a […]

Simply Connecting – My Fine Art Photography collection launches at Illuminate Studios

Simply Connecting – My Fine Art Photography collection launches at Illuminate Studios 004--Simply-C-Photography-Cherry-Beesley-Art-Landscape-Photography-Beach-Huts-Warberswick-4

Suffolk is a Simply stunning place to live and explore and, as a photographer, I’ve always been captivated by the beauty of nature in my home county. Maybe my love of the outdoors makes it all the more obvious when I have spent too long indoors and recently while visiting various office spaces for headshots […]

Perfectly Polished Dental Photography for the Dental Industry

Perfectly Polished Dental Photography for the Dental Industry A male dentist talking to his female patient

Today’s dental practices are often more than ‘just’ dental care with many offering additional cosmetic services too. They are multi-faceted businesses, and like all businesses, they have endured a particularly difficult 19 months; Innovating and adjusting to the worldwide pandemic, reassuring patients, and safeguarding them from exposure to the virus, all the while quickly adjusting […]

Taking Candid Care Home Photography in a Pandemic

Taking Candid Care Home Photography in a Pandemic Picture of a bedroom in a residential home

Recently, I worked on a big commission that was both emotionally and creatively challenging for a National Care Home. The brief would have been straightforward, had we not been in a pandemic. However, I love a challenging project, the bigger the better! And, with such a human angle this one was very close to my […]

Guilty Pleasures at Work: My ‘Photography ‘Loves’ at Simply C

Guilty Pleasures at Work: My ‘Photography ‘Loves’ at Simply C

Whenever I am asked about my favourite photoshoot, my default response is always to talk about the one I have most recently completed. After all the planning and preparation, the adrenalin from my most recent job will still be running through my veins. So despite all the Simply fabulous shoots I have been a part […]

Commercial Photography Marketing: A How-To in a Pandemic

Commercial Photography Marketing: A How-To in a Pandemic Protein ball

Pre-pandemic a survey from packaging experts WePack found that more than half (52.5%) of U.K. residents prefer online shopping; with 28% of those questioned, claiming their preference was down to convenience, while 12% like to shop from home and 10% prefer it because they can avoid the crowds. It is clear, now more than ever, […]

It’s Beginning to Look Like Festive Home Fragrance Photography!

It’s Beginning to Look Like Festive Home Fragrance Photography!

With 2020 shaping up to be an unconventional twelve months, it was no surprise that I found myself styling and creating a Christmas photoshoot in the middle of the summer! This was my second shoot for husband and wife team, Paul and Tamar Mayne of their home fragrance business ‘Cosy Aromas’in Suffolk. Much of their […]

Commercial Landscaping Shoot for Planet 14 | Photography Case Study

Commercial Landscaping Shoot for Planet 14 | Photography Case Study

During the months of lockdown, I found a new love and appreciation for my garden. In fact all things gardening and outdoors hold a greater appeal, possibly because I am now so grateful for the sanctuary my own outside space has given me over during the rollercoaster of 2020. Knowing how important my own tranquil […]