Recent Photography Assignments

Commercial Cleaning Photography

Project Description

Specialist cleaner The Kleaning Company Ltd. employed Mike to shoot a selection of images for their new website. Mike worked with one assistant and battery power lights to produce crisp images of the cleaners at work.

Each set up took approximately 30 - 40 mins, getting the lights in the correct possitions and finding different angles. Each image had up to an hour spent on it in post production, adjusting the colours, exposure and removing blemishes and optimising the images.

Estimated cost for similar shoot: £1,800.00 + travel and VAT

Project Details
  • Client: The Kleaning Company
  • Location: London
  • Shoot Duration: One Day
  • Number of set ups shot: 11
  • Post Production: Three Days
  • Number of images delivered: 32

Jet Local Photography

Project Description

Jet local have been constantly updating their service stations, to provide not just quality fuels but also convenience stores, car washes, parcel collection points and even a laundrette.

The shoot took place after weather conditions and the site owners availability were checked. Mike was on the site for about 3 hours, capturing not only the forecourt but the owner , staff and the details which made the station individual.

The images were turned around within 24 hours and on Jets website the next day.

Estimated cost for similar shoot: £1,000.00 + travel and VAT

Project Details
  • Client: Jet Service stations
  • Location: Worthing
  • Shoot Duration: Half Day
  • Number of set ups shot: 12
  • Post Production: One Day
  • Number of images delivered: 34

National Express Photography

Project Description

National Express were looking for a range of photographs to update their library of images for use on websites, social media and marketing. Instead of trying to get all the locations done in one day, the shoot was split over two days, one in Essex, near Stansted Airport, the other in Central London.

A second vehicle was used in Essex to get some tracking shots of the coach, while the London day started later so that daylight and evening scenes could be captured. The images were retouched and delivered via a transfer site ten days after the shoot. They can now be seen on all the National Express social media accounts and websites.

Estimated cost for similar shoot: £2,200.00 + travel and VAT

Project Details
  • Client: National Express
  • Location: London & Essex
  • Shoot Duration: 10 hours over 2 Days
  • Number of set ups shot: 10
  • Post Production: Four Days
  • Number of images delivered: 34

deWalt Photography

Project Description

Power tool manufacturer deWalt have turned to Mike for images of their products in use on many occasions. This shoot was at a construction site in London which they secured permission from the site owner. Four different tools were photographed over 6 hours on site being used by customers of the client.

Included in the total cost was travel for Mike and one assistant, lighting hire, image selection and adjustments. The final photographs were also graded to give them the "deWalt" feel, a process of adjusting contrast, sharpness and colour.

Estimated cost for similar shoot: £2,000.00 + travel and VAT

Project Details
  • Client: deWalt
  • Location: London
  • Shoot Duration: 6 Hours
  • Number of set ups shot: 10
  • Post Production: Two Days
  • Number of images delivered: 10

Kent Railway Photography

Project Description

For this leading construction employment group Mike photographed a work group on a railway in Kent. This involved having a visitors pass to be allowed on the railway, but escorted at all times. The site was in North Kent where works were being conducted on an area for a signal box to be located.

Included in the total cost was travel to Kent, pre shoot discussions and supplying the client with documents for the preparation of the TVP ( Track Visitor Permit ), one days image adjustments with light retouching.

Estimated cost for similar shoot: £850.00 + travel and VAT

Project Details
  • Client: VGC
  • Location: Kent
  • Shoot Duration: Half Day
  • Post Production: One Day
  • Number of images delivered: 22

Construction Site Photography

Project Description

Originally booked for a half day to document a project completed for the local council, this shoot changed in scope on the day. The council project was photographed in the morning, but to get some more at work images we travelled to a large construction site at Aylesbury.

The operatives at the site were photographed doing a variety of tasks, each shot with several portable lights to enhance the images.

Estimated cost for similar shoot: £1,100.00 + travel and VAT

Project Details
  • Client: Hiretest
  • Location: Aylesbury
  • Shoot Duration: One Day
  • Post Production: Two Days
  • Number of images delivered: 28

London photographer working throughout the UK for companies large and small, design studios and advertising agencies.