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French Bulldog Portraits
So I was going to write a big blurb about this… but you know I think sometimes pictures speak for themselves. I am portrait photographer and I have a cute puppy! It’s a match made in heaven.
Her name is Blue (Bell) or also known as Batpig, Baby Rhino and my husband’s fave in light of her vast quantities of toxic wind and toilet time; Poopitino Pumpatron. He helped with my shoot, squeaked the toys and wore some pretty sweet trainers- on brand no less. She is a soppy and smoochy French Bulldog and loves the camera… so I just had to share her shots.
I have added some of her dog portraits my to Pets galleries page too so if you are crazy about Frenchies, like a poochy pet photo or want to see more of my studio’s work please go to my studio gallery on this furry link;
Dog Portraits:
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Pet Portraits taken in Newcastle Photography studio of French Bulldog Puppy

Träkol at By The River Brew Co

Träkol Food Photography
for Event Magazine Mail on Sunday
September 2018
If you are lucky enough to live in or near Newcastle and Gateshead you’ll have seen how exciting places to eat and drink are popping up in lots of new spots. As a bar, restaurant and food & drink photographer there’s suddenly lots of fresh opportunity to take interesting shots at attractive local venues. This year has been particularly lively with the opening of Route on The Side, Brinkburn Brewery in the Ouseburn and By the River Brew Co on Gateshead Quay to name but a fab few. I have been buzzing this summer as I’m a big foodie nerd outside of shooting hours and having all this choice and exceptional quality is just brilliant!
It’s not just the food that is amazeballs (Hawkers market at By the River Brew Co offers international street food, Träkol, Route and Brinkburn Brewery sophisticated small plates) it’s the venue locations that make them really exhilarating. Most are set within historic and very photogenic industrial Newcastle including terraced spaces within the Tudor architecture of the Side, a bar with an entrance to the underground Victoria Tunnel and river side under the 7000 tonnes of sturdy Tyne Bridge steel. So when the Mail on Sunday got in touch to ask me to take photos of Träkol restaurant I was pretty enthusiastic!

The brief from the Mail picture desk was to capture Träkol’s shipping container exterior sat between the beautiful bridges together with the interior design and restaurant’s open fire cooking. I was given a list of dishes Tom Parker Bowles had sampled the previous week to be reviewed in the Sunday supplement Event magazine on Sunday 23rd September. Träkol’s dishes of Surf Clams, Octopus Ceviche, Osado Cooked Lamb, Pig Tails and the Half Pig Head feast were prepared expertly and presented beautifully by the chef for me to photograph. The dishes were such a beautiful mixture of textures, colours and garnish that a week after I booked to go experience it for myself. I was blown away by the flavours, atmosphere, service and the high quality of the food. I really recommend a visit starting with an ale by the Tyne, then after a night cap in Hawkers Market. The location and views are exhilarating! Hurrah for these canny new businesses in the North East, giving us amazing new experiences and something to feel proud, show off and shout loudly about!

Food and interior photography by newcastle Photographer taken in Gateshead's Trakol by the river brew co Food and interior photography by newcastle Photographer taken in Gateshead's Trakol by the river brew co Food and interior photography by newcastle Photographer taken in Gateshead's Trakol by the river brew co Food and interior photography by newcastle Photographer taken in Gateshead's Trakol by the river brew co Food and interior photography by newcastle Photographer taken in Gateshead's Trakol by the river brew co Food and interior photography by newcastle Photographer taken in Gateshead's Trakol by the river brew co Food and interior photography by newcastle Photographer taken in Gateshead's Trakol by the river brew co Food and interior photography by newcastle Photographer taken in Gateshead's Trakol by the river brew co Food and interior photography by newcastle Photographer taken in Gateshead's Trakol by the river brew co Food and interior photography by newcastle Photographer taken in Gateshead's Trakol by the river brew co

Food and interior photography by newcastle Photographer taken in Gateshead's Trakol by the river brew co

newcastle photographer takes food images at restaurant by the tyne

 

Treehouse Wedding at Alnwick Gardens

Well this was an exciting winter challenge! I was called last minute to photograph an intimate tree top wedding in the middle of a very snowy January for a couple who had recently had an initial ceremony in India.

I drove to Alnwick Gardens through the blizzards last week to capture a single magical hour at a wedding reception that was being held in the beautiful Treehouse at Alnwick Gardens. The wooden interior was ideal for a winter event with a large scale open log fire creating warm, cosy and exciting photography.

Below is a moodboard of sample imagery from the night compiled specifically for the treehouse management’s wedding promotional material.

For more information on the wedding services Alnwick Garden provide click here and for information on the Treehouse at Alnwick Garden make sure to click here.

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Newcastle Law Courts photography

This week I have been all over the country shooting people, places and objects! One of the most fun projects this week was to capture Newcastle’s coastal landmarks and the Law Courts for a well known North East Solicitors new website. Here are the images of the courts, (coastal to come soon)  I thought they had a feel of Battersea Power Station… see what you think..

the law courts newcastle upon tyne