Truro Cathedral Photo competition - A picture of Truro Cathedral taken in the early morning

Photography Competition – Truro Cathedral Winners

Truro Cathedral is one of Cornwall’s most beautiful buildings, and to celebrate our popular photography workshops there we wanted to give photographers the opportunity to share their favourite images of this incredible place. We were overwhelmed by the quality of image that were entered into the competition, and we have enjoyed every image. Thank you …

Top 5 Ways your Images can help your SEO Strategy

Top 5 Ways your Images can help your SEO Strategy

Did you know that images can play an important part in your SEO strategy? Images don’t just make your website look pretty. Optimising them can help increase the speed of your website, increase accessibility, and help your SEO. If you’re not using your photos in your strategy, you’re missing out on a huge opportunity. Here …

Not keen on having your photo taken? Here I take you through my top tips for posing during your professional portrait shoot.

Top Tips for posing for your professional portrait shoot.

Don’t like your photograph being taken but you know you need to do a professional portrait shoot for your online profiles? Let me give you a little hint: You’re not alone. About 95% of the people I photograph don’t like their image being taken. Some people are so nervous, they hold their breath for as …

Stories: 1. Exploring the Helford River, Cornwall

“There we understood that our vocation, our true vocation, was to move for eternity along the roads and seas of the world. Always curious, looking into everything that came before our eyes…“ Ernesto Guevara, The Motorcycle Diaries “She is free in her wildness, she is a wanderess, a drop of free water. She knows nothing …

Why Bad Photography could be losing you business and what to do about it.

Why Bad Photography could be losing you business and what to do about it.

In a visually driven world, you know you need to have images to help promote your brand, tell your story and share your values. But having bad photography could be losing you business. In 2015, Eviivo, a booking management app for British B&Bs, had independent research carried out on how photography impacted bookings. Bad photographs …

Introduction to Photography for Business

Course: Introduction to Photography for Business

Bad photographs could be costing your business more than you think. Potentially losing you your reach and your ability to attract new audiences. It can also leave you with that sinking feeling when your photos just don’t reflect the quality that you know that you bring. This Introduction to Photography for Business course can help …

What do your photographs say about you?

Why use a photographer for your professional headshots?

Why get a professional headshot, why not your favourite selfie? Have you ever wondered why you should use a professional photographer for your professional headshots? Why not your favourite selfie? You know the one, you took it the other day/week/month/year at the beach when the light was just right and your face was at that …

Favourite Shoots from 2020

Top 9 Shoots of 2020

2020: What a year to be a photographer in Cornwall! 2020 was such a mixed bag of a year. Lockdowns, the pandemic, and trying to help people with their photography whenever I could. I confess, living and working as a photographer in Cornwall during this time has been good, despite the circumstances. Based in Falmouth …