Feb 22 2019
The 2019 competition has started and the results for January have been released! Although the scoring for the images remains the same, The Guild of Photographers now reveal if a bronze is a standard or high scoring (almost Silver) bronze.
This is what the awards for images mean in layman’s terms:
A Platinum Bar .. Images of exceptional…
Feb 13 2019
County Durham photographer, Jason Allison was crowned ‘Pet Photographer of the Year’ at the annual Guild of (Professional) Photographers Image of the Year competition. And, it was quadruple success for the 47-year-old from Crook after being awarded overall winner and runner-up in the ‘Pet’ category, runner-up in the Open Category and third overall Photographer of…
Feb 04 2019
What an amazing evening after an incredible year. I’m still shocked!!
Firstly I would like to thank everyone who messaged either directly or on my page before of after the event, family, friends, clients and followers …unbelievable!
Special mention to my family for putting up with the endless work involved in starting a new business and the…
Feb 02 2019
My final two shortlisted images again both achieved Gold Awards bringing my final count to 7 images out of the final 10 at The Guild of Photographers Awards evening.
Yes I’m in with a good chance but with only two positions up for grabs (winner and runner-up) I’m not a one for counting my chickens before…
Feb 01 2019
Being involved with a local Hungarian Vizsla group has meant I got to know this breed of dog pretty well
and although each individual Vizsla has her own character, they are an amazing dog in many ways.
I’ve enjoyed photographing them all including these two, Luna and Willow.
This particular portrait shows off the proud nature of the…
Jan 31 2019
When you’re asked to photograph a Maine Coon Cat, you don’t plan the photo-shoot, you invite him into the studio and… well you wait… and wait until he’s ready for his photograph to be taken.
I was over the moon to be asked by Matt to create an amazing portrait of Ozzie, his Mothers cat while…
Jan 30 2019
One of my favourite portraits of the year, a Gold awarded portrait from July 2018 and the 3rd of my images in the Guild of Photographers final, I really love Cockapoo’s and Rab’s colours. He’s a lovely boy and just had the perfect look for this fine art portrait, it’s got a lovely feeling.
Jan 29 2019
In March 2018 I entered this portrait of Maggie and Martha and as you can see I was awarded a Gold and this was also a Top 4 image out of the many different genres and images entered for the month of March.
These two are high on my list of the most well behaved and…
Jan 28 2019
This Saturday the 2nd of February is the final of the Guild of Photographers awards.
So this week I’m going to look at my 7 images that made it the final 10 and celebrate being a finalist in this awesome annual competition.
It’s probably best to go through the images as I entered them into the monthly…
Jan 05 2019
How about this for some bubbly New Year fun!
For a limited time I will be offering a fun and exciting ‘Bubbles’ based portrait experience for you and your furry buddy!
Yes it’s a bit messy but if you’re dog loves chasing bubbles then this is a great experience and produces some unique portraits for you to…