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Welcome to the Liverpool photography blog showing my latest photoshoots, news, offers and events which you can read below.

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Spring Family Photoshoot in Sefton Park Liverpool

Spring Family Photoshoot in Sefton Park, Liverpool

It was an enjoyable morning catching up with this lovely family for a spring family photoshoot in Sefton Park last March. I was lucky enough to be asked to capture this handsome chappy, when he was only 6 months old for a mobile studio shoot back in 2013. One of the best parts of my […]

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Portrait Experience Gift Voucher

Surprise Someone Special With A Photoshoot Experience Gift Voucher

Photoshoot Experience – Gift Voucher or eVoucher Treat someone special to a family portrait, a special birthday, an anniversary or a special family gathering or even gorgeous photographs of your new baby. Experience the ultimate convenience… a professional mobile studio in the comfort of your own home, or a location photoshoot at a place of your choice. Additional credit can be […]

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Music Event Liverpool

Christmas Music Event Liverpool

A festive evening hosted by Eddie Croft for a Christmas Music Event held in the historic Ullet Road, Unitarian Church in Liverpool. It was such an atmospheric setting with a roaring log fire and an array of young musical talent ranging from Saxophone, Flute and Piano pieces. Eddie Croft is a local music teacher and […]

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Winning Clipper of The Round the World Yacht Race 2017-18

Clipper Round the World Yacht Race 2017-18 Finale

Liverpool welcomes the clipper round the world yacht race 2017-18 finale. An emotional day for many families watching the clippers return to the River Mersey today. In total, 712 people representing 41 different nationalities and from all walks of life have taken part in the 40,000 nautical mile for the Clipper Round the World Yacht […]

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Location Family Photography in Calderstone’s Park, Liverpool

I meet a really lovely family of four for location photography in Calderstone’s Park in Liverpool. The bluebells and also the white bells, the rhododendrons and also the apple blossom made for wonderful backgrounds for their family portraits.  We are so very lucky to have so many picturesque parks at different times throughout the year […]

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Family Portrait Photography

Family Portrait Photography in Sefton Park, Liverpool

I met a lovely mum, nan and a fun loving 19 month old little boy last Spring in Sefton Park in Liverpool for a family portrait photoshoot. We had never met before but with the conversation we had on the phone before their photoshoot, I felt as though I’d known Catherine for ages and Vincent […]

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Headshot Photography

Professional Headshot Photography – Liverpool Author Pete Trewin

I recently met a really interesting Liverpool Author Pete Trewin who contacted me regarding his requirement for an author headshot. Pete wanted some headshots to be taken for the release of his new book ‘Not Without Risk’. As it’s a gritty mystery thriller, we discussed the style Pete wanted to portray and we both agreed a black […]

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Oxford Cambridge Challenge Day Event at The Museum of Liverpool

It was a privilege to be asked to be the event photographer for the 200 Year 9 students attending the Oxford-Cambridge Challenge Day at The Museum of Liverpool. The event was designed to get the students thinking about all the great things that studying at university could do for them, and over the course of […]

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The Good Life Experience 2016

I’ve just returned from a great weekend with my family at The Good Life Experience near Chester and couldn’t wait to share some festival photography of this wonderful family event. The Good Life Experience was founded in 2014 by four friends Cerys Matthews, Steve Abbott and Charlie & Caroline Gladstone, and they’ve created a festival that […]

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Children Portrait Photography Liverpool

A Family Portrait Photoshoot in New Brighton

I met a lovely young family down at New Brighton’s waterfront for a family portrait session on the beach with the Liverpool city skyline in the distance.  James is 17 months old and enjoyed his first time on the beach, exploring and having fun. We finished the photoshoot in Vale Park, just after a family music event had […]

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Event Photography

Cheque Presentation to the Multiple Sclerosis Society

I was thrilled to be asked to photograph Quill Pinpoint presenting a cheque for £7,000 to the Multiple Sclerosis Society at a lunchtime event. The staff at Quill completed the Three Peaks walk to raise this amount of money. I was asked to take informal photos of the Quill staff networking with other companies at the […]

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Liverpool Spooky Welly Walk 2015

Liverpool Spooky Welly Walk 2015

A selection of photos from the Liverpool Spooky Welly Walk in Sefton Park. I was honoured to be asked by The Roy Castle Lung Foundation team to capture the day for their website and promotional photos to help awareness of this dreaded disease. It’s the charity’s most successful family fundraising event throughout the year so hopefully […]

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Mr. Terry Waite CBE at Llangollen Eisteddfod

Llangollen Eisteddfod 2015

I felt so privileged to be able to meet and take a photo of Terry Waite, CBE at his latest book signing of ‘The Voyage of the Golden Handshake,’ whilst at the Llangollen Eisteddfod 2015. Earlier on in the day Mr. Waite had been presented with this blessing scarf by a Nepalese visitor. Terry Waite, […]

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Music Event Photography at Liverpool Africa Oyé

Liverpool Africa Oyé 2015 Music Event Photography

Music event photography from Africa Oyé Festival 2015, which is the UK’s biggest live festival of African music and culture, and we’ve been celebrating this event in Liverpool since 1992. On the main stage was head lining artist Omar, and other highlights throughout the day included Sarabi (Kenya) and Gordon Masiala & NKA Musica. There were also stalls, food & drink, arts & crafts, […]

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Product Photography at Shino's Liverpool

Product Photography at Shino’s Restaurant in Liverpool

If you’re looking for a warm welcome, fresh roasted Lavazza coffee, breakfast, bistro food, milkshakes, delicious evening tapas, or a selection of wines… Checkout Shino’s Coffee Lounge. To see a sample of the menu, take a look at my recent product photography from Shino’s photoshoot below. Go along and support your local business at Shino’s Coffee […]

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University of Liverpool Graduation Photoshoot

I met some truly wonderful people recently…. Fem, Donald and Ramon from Papua New Guinea who came over to Liverpool especially for Donald’s graduation. Fem contacted me back in October to ask if I would take some professional photos of her partner who was graduating at Liverpool’s Metropolitan Cathedral in December and also wanted some photos of […]

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Family Graduation Photoshoot

I met a lovely family a while back who wanted a family graduation photoshoot at their home in Liverpool to celebrate James’ Graduation. Although the graduation day was down in Cambridge a few days earlier, the Gallagher Family wanted the photoshoot to take place in their family home so they could have a wider selection of photos […]

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Hen Party - Albert Dock, Liverpool

Liverpool Hen Party Photos

It was a real pleasure to be asked to take hen party photos for a lovely group of ladies from Gloucester last weekend who were celebrating Sharna’s hen party in Liverpool. All of the ladies held up a card with a word that meant something special about their hen Sharna. They went onto to have a 1950’s […]

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Author’s Headshot of Liverpool Poet Deryn Rees Jones

I met a fascinating lady recently… I was intrigued to be asked to come along to take new photographs for her latest book jacket and publicity material. I had a thoroughly enjoyable morning getting to know Deryn whilst taking her portraits. I wish Deryn all the best of luck with her poetry and hopefully our paths will cross again sometime soon. Please visit […]

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The Goulding Family Studio Portraits

I met the Goulding family a little while back and took their family studio portraits while a Liverpool FC match was taking place. I had to work quickly and fit grandad’s photos in at half time, now you won’t get that service in a high street studio in town!! Thankfully it was a good win […]

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Family Portrait Photoshoot in Liverpool’s Sefton Park

We had a fun family portrait photoshoot with Eunice and Don’s eight grandchildren in Liverpool’s Sefton Park. It was a beautiful fresh Spring morning when the sun came out to warm us all up. Thank you to all for being such great sports and making it a truly lovely photo session, I hope you enjoy looking through the photos.

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Liverpool Hen Party Photographer, Alison Dodd

Liverpool Hen Party in The Albert Dock

I was honoured to be asked to capture a charming group of ladies from the Clitheroe farming community, to celebrate Sarah’s hen party. Sarah’s sister’s had organised the weekend activities as a surprise for her, and all the ladies were great sports and dressed up as farmers to see the sights of the Liverpool’s Albert Dock. I thought […]

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Family portrait present, Liverpool

Family Portrait Present – A Very Lucky Mum!

I recently met a really lovely family from Liverpool… Dominic had arranged this mobile studio family portrait session with his younger brother and sister as a surprise for their mum’s family portrait present. And they presented a large bevel edged fine art print and other photo goodies to their mum on Christmas Day. It was […]

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Baby & Children’s Portraits At Home

I met a lovely family from Liverpool and couldn’t resist sharing these baby & children’s portraits from their home studio portrait session. Thomas was a great help setting up my studio gear in his home, think he’s after a saturday job!  Whilst Lucas had his eye on Ellie’s birthday cup cakes. If you would like to […]

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Studio Baby Portrait

Baby Studio Portraits At Home

Through the Baby and Toddler Show I met Luella, a real little cutie. We had a fun afternoon taking baby portraits at her family home whilst her mummy dressed her in all kinds of pretty outfits. At six months of age, Luella’s starting out early borrowing her families jewellery and sampling her mummy’s birthday cake…… Mum, […]

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Children’s Portrait Session, Summer Has Arrived At Last!

It’s always an honour to be able to take photos of children in their natural environment and last weekend was such beautiful weather for a children’s portrait session. I met a lovely family from West Derby, Bella one year old this month and Miller six years of age with their mum, I was really spoilt […]

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The Baby and Toddler Show 2013, Liverpool

On the weekend of 2nd and 3rd February 2013 I launched my business at The Baby and Toddler Show in the Echo Arena. It was quite daunting as I’ve not done a show of this size before, but thankfully I met some really lovely people over that weekend, future customers and some newbies and some […]

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