Posing Portraiture Superclass at the SWPP Convention 2019

Being able to pose someone is absolutely key to creating great portraits. But what if you’re not comfortable directing someone, or you’re looking for something that little bit more natural?  In this workshop we explored the subtle art of posing people without, well, posing people.  It’s simple really! It’s good to be back at the Societies Of Photographers Convention in …

The Laughter Was Irrepressible!

Every day in the office (aka studio) is a good day. But there are good days and really good days. This was the latter: creating headshots and portfolio images for Libby. This is the second time we’ve photographed Libby – you can read about the first set of headshots we created for her here. And if you look at that …

Why Are Le Manoir Weddings Simply Perfect?

The sun is shining, the menu has a couple of well-deserved Michelin stars, the setting is glorious and the couple are beautiful. But this doesn’t provide the  entire answer. So why, then, are Le Manoir Weddings simply perfect? Writer’s Block I find writing blogs tricky.  There, it’s out there. Seriously. I find writing blogs tricky. Why? Well that’s simple, it’s because …

Styled Wedding Shoot at Nether Winchendon House

A speculative phone call, a serendipitous slot in the diary thanks to the early arrival of a baby and the opportunity of working with a wonderful team results in a magazine cover image. Some days are surprising. Some days are really really surprising! We had already finished one of two maternity shoots when we heard that our second had been, well, cancelled. …

Location Portraiture Superclass at the SWPP Convention 2018

Even a cold, grey day in London can still culminate in beautiful portraits. Our Societies Of Photographers Convention Superclass focussed on being creative with light and location – a chilly, but creative, portrait photography workshop! It’s late and it’s the end of a long week, or the beginning of a long week depending on how you view this, a Monday. …

Lilah and Mark’s Beautiful Le Manoir Wedding Album

Beautiful weddings need celebrating – the memories are beyond priceless. And the best way of doing that is in a beautiful, leather-bound, hand-made album that will last for generations to come. Enjoy one of our Le Manoir couples’ wedding albums! Lilah and Mark’s wedding at Le Manoir Aux Quat’Saisons was gorgeous, simply gorgeous. Everything about it – the couple, the …