Baptism Celebration Party in Colchester. I get asked to photograph all sorts of family events, weddings, anniversaries, birthdays, especially special birthdays such as 50th, 65th, 80th 100th, engagement parties and also christenings and baptisms etc. On this occasion I was asked to photograph an after baptism party at Firstsite in Colchester. They didn’t actually want me to attend the baptism itself but wanted lots of nice fun family shots afterwards. It was such a fantasticRead full details
Baptism Photography in Colchester. Last Sunday I photographed a baptism party in Colchester, it was a wonderful family event held at an excellent venue. ‘Firstsite’. It was a fairly low key affair attended by family and close friends. There was a very relaxed, very friendly atmosphere and there were a lot of children their having a lot of fun. The parents had asked me to photograph the event so they would have some permanent memoriesRead full details
Photographing a 70th Birthday Celebration. This was an excellent evening and fantastic event to photograph, but it was also the wonderful testimonial that John’s wife, Ann, subsequently wrote that ensured I wrote a blog post to tell you all about it. This what she wrote: “I was extremely fortunate to find Tony as I was looking for a photographer for my husband’s 70th birthday party and Tony came to the rescue with an appropriate packageRead full details
Brainwave event at the House of Commons. Last Wednesday I was invited along to take some photographs at a charity event at the House of Commons. The event was on behalf of Brainwave and was being hosted by David Mowat MP. It was primarily an evening to thank those individuals and organisations who have raised funds and supported Brainwave over the years. There were some fine drinks to be drunk and some very tasty canapésRead full details
100 years old! I recently photographed the Kitty’s 100th birthday celebration a wonderful lady, mother, grandmother and great grandmother from Coggeshall in Essex and I have to say it was a real privilege to be a part of the day and the celebrations. The day started at her home in Coggeshall where she received her telegram (card) from the Queen as well as many other cards and flowers. (she was absolutely delighted) She was thenRead full details
A few weeks back I photographed an assignment for the children’s charity Brainwave. This was a very enjoyable very exciting morning because it also involved Eastenders actress Cheryl Fergison, who as you all know played the role of Heather Trott. We met at the Chislehurst Golf Club in Kent a beautiful golf club with a magnificent richly decorated Clubhouse, also known as Camden Place. (A beautiful Kent wedding venue) The reason for the shoot? Well,Read full details
I was recently commissioned by Nexus PR to take some photographs of 2012 Olympic hopeful Ross Davenport at an open water swimming event at Gosfield Lake in the village of Gosfield in north Essex. The event was a joint event by Gosfield Lake and the charity CORDA with the view of raising funds and awareness of the charity. CORDA is a pioneering charity dedicated to the early diagnosis and treatment of heart disease and stroke.Read full details
I was recently asked by the local media to photograph the Honeywood School 6th form prom which was held at the Colne Valley Golf Club, in Earls Colne. Like ‘The Essex’ the venue mentioned in my previous post, The Colne Valley Golf Club is also a very popular location for school proms and leavers balls. It’s also a popular venue for Essex Weddings with a number of large function rooms and a beautiful patio areaRead full details
I was recently asked to photograph the Hedingham School 6th form Leavers Ball which was held at the Essex Golf and Country Club in Earls Colne. ‘The Essex’ as it’s more affectionately known is a very popular location for school proms and leavers balls. It’s also a popular venue for Essex Weddings with lots of large function rooms and a beautiful conservatory. I have to say it was a great evening, all of the studentsRead full details
As those of you who follow my blog will know I quite regularly cover events for the children’s charity ‘Brainwave’. They have one of their centres based in Witham, not too far from where I live. I was recently very privileged to be asked to photograph a very special event for them, this was a Royal visit by their President Her Royal Highness the Countess of Wessex (Sophie). The occasion was to mark the fourthRead full details
Last Sunday I photographed the Sudbury Dramatic Society as they completed a dress rehearsal of their play “Separate Tables” The play will be on at The Quay Theatre in Sudbury between the 1st and 5th March 2011. Director Sue Clark gives a synopsis of the play below together with details of how to obtain tickets.
Separate Tables reveals the personal trials of a group of distinct people, all of whom reside at the Hotel Beauregard in Bournemouth, England.
I was recently asked to photograph X Factor runner up Olly Murs’ on a visit to the Brainwave Centre in his home town of Witham in Essex. Olly attended the centre with his agent, Sarah Thomas, and although they were a little late due to traffic problems this did not deter Olly’s enthusiasm to meet and mingle with the children, parents, families friends and staff. He took time to meet and chat to everyone and seemed to take a genuine interest