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Thursday, 28 July 2011

Street photography project......

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We have a new idea for a photographic project that we will be sharing more of in the next couple of weeks It's loosely based around street photography, but we're not giving too much away right now! In preparation, we have started to compile a small portfolio of street images by means of and introduction to the main project. Here are a few examples of the recent shots........








Wednesday, 27 July 2011

Invitation to join global exclusive photographer site taproll.com

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This week, we were pleased to receive an email asking us to consider applying be listed on a new and exclusive site showcasing the best in photography across the world.

They said.....

"Based on the work you have displayed on your website (www.ianmacmichael.co.uk/) we thought you might be a great candidate for our new exclusive site, Taproll.
We are a members-only network providing a radically better way for people to find and meet creative professionals in their area. We take applications from photographers anywhere globally, but we only accept the best photographers in each city." 


We completed the application process and waited to hear. A couple of days later, we got the email to say the application had been successful....


"Congratulations! You've been accepted into the Taproll network. Our mission is to become the most valuable resource for finding talented creative professionals in every city around the globe. We're excited to have you on board and look forward to showcasing you and your work on our site."
 


We are really delighted with this level of global exposure and recognition!

Sunday, 24 July 2011

Alex and Darren's pre wedding shoot, featuring Lydia!

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This weekend, we had a great time with Alex, Darren and the fabulous Lydia on their pre wedding shoot. The ceremony will be at the luxurious 60 Hope Street in a few weeks and we used the area around there for the shoot.
We all had a laugh and Lydia was the star of the show and also a great photographer's assistant! We got some beautiful pictures of this lovely family. They are shot mostly with the ambient light and a few with the ambient mixed with flash. We hope you enjoy this selection.......




 










Saturday, 23 July 2011

Emma and Jake's pre wedding shoot

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We had a great time last week on a pre wedding shoot with Emma and Jake. We wandered around Eastham woods and then onto the riverside. A really lovely place and we managed to get some stunning images, here is a small selection......











Welcome to new 2012 wedding clients Natalie and Mark

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This week we are delighted to welcome our latest 2012 wedding clients Natalie and Daniel. We met up a couple of weeks ago and got on really well together. They both loved our work and also our ethos and approach to wedding photography, we're looking forward to working with you both!

Friday, 22 July 2011

Heather and Mark's wedding.....

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We had a great time photographing Mark and Heather's wedding last week! The weather was great and there were some lovely touches, from afternoon tea after the ceremony, including home made cup cakes and bunting through to a hog roast and ice cream van in the evening! We even made use of the steel hoardings around the church tower! It was a lovely day, here are a few images........

































Sunday, 17 July 2011

The West Tower wins prestigious award

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Last week, we found out that the exclusive wedding venue The West Tower has won the Country Brides award as the Best Wedding Venue in Lancashire! This is a great achievement in an extremely competitive category. As their only preferred photographer, we are delighted to share a little in this great award. Well done to Brian and the entire team at West Tower......

Thursday, 7 July 2011

Feature on The Wedding Vine blog....

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Today, we are delighted to share that high end, luxury wedding inspiration website The Wedding Vine have an article on their blog featuring our recent AGWPJA award winning image. Thanks again to Mark and Victoria over at The Wedding Vine for their continued support of our work and their willingness to showcase our photography.

Sunday, 3 July 2011

Kath and Tod's wedding....

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Last weekend, we were delighted to photograph Kath and Tod's wedding on the Wirral. It was especially nice as Hazel and Kath are cousins and there were lots of familiar faces there on the day. Here a few images....enjoy!