Monday 9th Dec 2013
The low down: In the studio, processing last week’s Bolsover Cruise Club staff head shots and PR photography taken at Bluebell wood.
Tuesday 10th Dec 2013
The low down: On location at Smiffy’s, Gainsborough shooting POS Stands for their Fever range. Shot in their old showroom using our Hasselblad H3D and Broncolour lights.
Wednesday 11th Dec 2013 – AM
The low down: Out on location at the solicitors, Taylor & Emmet, Sheffield using our Canon 5D Mark II and Broncolour flash heads. Photographing staff portraits for use on their business cards, press releases and website. We also met there latest new marketing recruit, Claire
Thursday 13th Dec 2013
The low down: We used our 5D Mark II and off camera flash today. Back out on location to take portrait photograph’s at The Orthodontic Studio, Rotherham to add to a collection of shots we took for them earlier this year for use on their website They are keen not to use ‘stock shots’ so that people visiting their website can get a real feel for them and their clients, so today we photographed their clients in the surgery and waiting rooms interacting with staff at the practice. Paul from their marketing company & our client, Elephant Marketing, Leeds also came along to oversee the shoot.
Friday 14th Dec 2013
The low down: Back in the studio in Sheffield & catching up on the computer work and post production of images in Lightroom from last weeks location shoot for Wm. Simpson & Son Our client required photograph’s of their new funeral cars on location, luckily we got a mostly sunny day!
Yet again we’ve reached the drab and dreary month of January, and we’re all still a little hungover from the rich foods of Christmas, and richer drinks of New Year’s Eve.
That been said, we’re now well into January, with 2016 not to far in the distant memory.
We had a great 2016 here at MC Photography (so much we didn’t even have the times to write these blogs!)
It has been a pleasure to continue to work with our long standing clients, Smiffys, Record Power & Irwin to mention a few. And equally as such, a delight to be part of new projects with companies like Duro, Evoluted, Quicktrack and IC Innovations.
To thank everyone we have worked with over the past 12 months would take much longer than this short blog would allow, so below weve put together a grouping of some our favourite shots, from some of our favourite shoots.
* Unfortunately due to liscening, we cant post recent Smiffy’s shots, but theres an old one in there to fill the gap regardless.
Again, to mention all the wonderful people we worked with in 2016 would not be the most fun to read, but we would like to extend all of our thanks to our delightful, returning and new clients. We cant wait to work with you all again in 2017.
Happy New Year everyone, we wish you all a prosperous 2017!
In May, 2015 MC Photography started some work for brand new client Progressive Safety Footwear and Clothing LTD. We took a short drive and attempted to show case their brand new JCB Keele shorts.
Progressive Safety Footwear and Clothing Limited is a well known company supplying safety footwear, protective workwear, PPE, business wear and workplace safety products to all market segments across the UK and Ireland and provide a complete in-stock service for all your health and safety requirements.
Collette has been with MC Photography for almost 9 years, from what started out as a small job whilst studying Photography at college, into a full time studio manager, becoming a valued member of the MC Photography team who will be missed.
Collette, who runs her own wedding & fitness photography business Picture Perfect Photography recently had her own wedding on the top of the Rockofellar Centre in New York!
Max, will be taking over Collettes roll within the company.
At the beginning of March mcphotography’s Mark and new apprentice Max took the trip to manufacturers, Sheffield Precision Medical, who specialise in creating precise surgical tools. We depicted their process of making the tools.
Sheffield Precision Medical really set the standard in designing and manufacturing surgical tools, using the most advanced CNC machines, they really do create flawless pieces. Mcphotography were commissioned to leave their Sheffield studio and to go and take some professional photographs of the process that they go through to reach a final product for use in brochures, on their website & flyers etc.
Mixing the old with the contemporary and using bright colours and prints, Sophie has created an ultra modern and comfortable interior and exterior design. We created architectural images and house photography as a record of her hard work for use in PR, magazines and her own website, www.sophiepeckettdesign.com . We feel that the use of photography in business is always helpful to allow prospective clients to visualise what it is you have to offer them.
The two have come together with thanks to Max apprenticeship provider Voca Voca whom provided Max with an interview with managing director and photographer Mark Crapper , from there Max gained a successful trial day , from this Max was offered his full time apprenticeship at MC Photography.
mcphotography “ are specialists in all types of commercial photographic work, creating high quality imagery that will bring your business to life. From a dedicated 1,100 square-foot studio in Sheffield, MC Photography covers all types of corporate, event, industrial and architectural shots for advertising & PR purposes. “
This however isn’t Max’s first apprenticeship, prior to this, he completed a retail apprenticeship at family printing firm, A.Pinder LTD which will stand him in good sted for his graphic design apprenticship and apprentice photographic assistant role.