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Equine Photo Shoots

There is an unspeakable bond between an equestrian and their horse. It is a friendship that means they both value each other on equal merit and have a strong understanding.

Horses are where my professional photography career began and I still truly value the caring eye of an equine, their natural beauty and their willingness to please. This is brought to the forefront in a photo shoot, where my hope is to capture the friendship a horse & owner share in a series of natural, semi-posed images that really sum up the spark the pair have.

Photo Shoots during May

I am really excited to be offering equine photo shoots for a short period this Spring! I always loved doing these, but had to stop offering them due to my wedding photography commitments, so am looking forward to heading out to yards once again.

For the month of May only I am offering the following Collections:

A one and a half hour photo shoot, including one mounted 10 by 8 inch print – £95

A one and a half hour photo shoot, including 10 digital images supplied on a glass USB in a presentation box and three mounted 10 by 8 inch prints – £250 (normally £295)

A one and a half hour photo shoot, including 20 digital images supplied on a glass USB in a presentation box, a 10 by 10 inch Photographic Book and three mounted 10 by 8 inch prints – £500 (normally £605)

After the session I will give your photos a basic edit and will upload them onto a password protected gallery. After viewing these you can order the pieces included in your Collection, along with additional outcomes including more digital images, a photo book, framed prints, canvas wraps and mounted prints.

How do I book in a shoot?

It is great to hear you would like to book in a photo shoot! Please do fill in the Form below and I will get back to you, or give me a call on 078589 62889.

Some Details

To get the very best pictures I will only be undertaking shoots on sunny or light cloud days, starting at around 4pm, to get the bright, vibrant and characterful shots you would be hoping for.

If we arrange a date but the weather isn’t ideal then this is absolutely fine and we can rearrange to another time, at no charge.

Full Payment will be required before the photo shoot and the session must take place before the end of May. My weekends are fully booked, so the photo shoot would have to take place on a weekday.

The Collections include travel to a yard or home within 10 miles in my Office in Rusper and I am only undertaking photo shoots in Sussex, Kent & Surrey. Additional travel will be charged at 40p per mile.

My Portfolio

Myself & Horses

For ten years I professionally photographed horses and while my work is now focused on Wedding Photography, I still enjoy spending time with these beautiful creatures. My best friend, sister and many other friends regularly ride and I love seeing the friendships they have all formed with their equine friends. It was in fact seeing these bonds that lead me to start offering photo shoots, back in 2008!

I am proud to say that for two years I was the Official Press Photographer at the All England Jumping Course, Hickstead, I was the Event Photographer for the Southdown Hunt East Pony Club for over six years, I am one of the Official Photographers for South East Point to Point Races and have been the Official Photographer for the National Equine Form, in London, for the last ten years.

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