Category Archive: Photo Shoots

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Your First Steps into Fashion Photography

Your First Steps into Fashion Photography

Fashion photography has experienced a number of ground-shifting changes in the past years. It has changed from something that was simple and formula-based, and it has attracted surplus energy and creativity. As a result, there are few limits on what people can do in fashion photography these days. If you just flip through the current […]

Tips to a Successful Commercial Photo Shoot

Tips to a Successful Commercial Photo Shoot

Commercial photo shoots are fantastic for people who have been taking photography for awhile and now want to get paid for their hobby. Commercial photo shoots could include anything from taking pictures of food for a food product company to taking photos of people that will be used as an ad campaign. A successful photo […]

Fashion Photo Shoots, Hints, Tips and Tricks

Fashion Photo Shoots, Hints, Tips and Tricks

When most people look at a photograph, they usually do not think about all of the hard work that goes into taking the perfect photo. Taking the perfect picture does require a lot of work, but fortunately, there are some of the things that you can do to make it easier. Below are some tips […]

Photography Tips for Low Light

Photography Tips for Low Light

When you are a photographer, you have to figure out a way to work with the best visual scenarios that you have. And while you might be able to control the elements inside a studio, artists who prefer to take their shot outside have many other things to factor in. One specific area that needs […]

Photography in Cold Weather

Photography in Cold Weather

The winter months afford you the opportunity to take some unique looking photos that you otherwise wouldn’t be able to take. Winter isn’t about just taking photos of you and your friends making snowmen or hitting the slopes. Instead, when it snows and the weather is cold, you have the ability to photograph every footstep […]

FAQ’s to Registering Your Property as a Shoot Location

FAQ’s to Registering Your Property as a Shoot Location

SHOOTFACTORY is London’s busiest location agency and extremely well respected by the industry in the UK and Overseas. Our property location owners claim that we are the best location agency and the most diligent. Although a cliche, we respect the fact that we have two important clients; the Brand and the Property owner. Both are […]

Keeping your Photography Clients Happy

Keeping your Photography Clients Happy

As a professional photographer, repeat customers are essential for your success. You want nothing more than to see your customers happy, not only with your photos, but with the entire process and the way they were treated as well. The combination of producing great images and having a terrific personality results in excellent recommendations. When […]

Shoot Like a Pro

Shoot Like a Pro

Many people have access to a camera in some form; however, taking the ultimate professional shot is another factor all together. Photography Tips 1. Choose Proper Lighting When the time comes to take a picture, a person may wish to think about lighting before committing to the situation. For example, a person should not take […]

Tips for Male Model Shoots

Tips for Male Model Shoots

Whether you’re shooting fashion, commercial or portraits working with an male model can be as equally challenging and rewarding as working with a female model. You’re still dealing with a person who has an ego that at times might be fragile. You could be asking them to be extremely vulnerable and to take up poses […]

Preparing Your Photo Shoot On Location

Preparing Your Photo Shoot On Location

On location photography is completely different from shooting in the studio. You have no control over the lights and the shadows. Overall, the photography comes to rely a lot on instinct and experience when on-location shoots are concerned. However, there is still some preparation that you can put in to have certain control over the […]

Photograph your Home Like a Professional Photographer

Photograph your Home Like a Professional Photographer

If you’ve ever looked at a photo online and wondered why your own shots never quite seem to be as good, we have your answer. The truth is, experienced and skilled photographers don’t just whip out their cameras and expect picture-perfect photos. There’s a lot of work that goes into taking beautiful pictures of a […]

Photo Shoot & Filming Location Agency – a Cut Above the Rest

Photo Shoot & Filming Location Agency – a Cut Above the Rest

SHOOTFACTORY, knows exactly what it’s like to have forty people turn up on his doorstep to film a new documentary. To say the least it can be inconvenient. Not only do film crews need a lot of parking space but they can cause damage; however, the money truly compensates” Daniel also works as a shoot […]

Beginners Guide to Photo Shoot Location Scouting

Beginners Guide to Photo Shoot Location Scouting

A glamorous model, high-end camera equipment, and a beautiful concept, these are some things you need to have a flawless photograph. But, the most critical part of any photo shoot is choosing the right location, and this is indeed an important step on the road to a perfect and successful shoot. You might have a […]

How to Choose The Right Photo Shoot Location

How to Choose The Right Photo Shoot Location

Finding the right setting for a photo shoot can be a challenging task. We reveal how thousands of location properties can be narrowed down to a choice of just one – and how they make sure it’s the perfect photo shoot location for you. Finding the Right Photo Shoot Location Educated decision-making is what really […]

KIRKBY DESIGN Photo Shoot, London location

KIRKBY DESIGN Photo Shoot, London location

KIRKbyDESIGN is shooting their range of fabrics at one of our London locations   Kirk by Design Part of The Romo Group, Kirkby Design was launched in September 2009, as a modern, high performance fabric resource library, compiled of collections with a sharp, contemporary feel coloured with a well balanced, sophisticated palette. With a fresh […]

PANACHE Lingerie Photo Shoot

PANACHE Lingerie Photo Shoot

Shooting their new collection at one of our London location houses Panache Lingerie is one of the world’s leading designers and manufacturers of D plus lingerie. For nearly 30 years, our commitment to innovation and inspired thinking has gained us an excellent reputation for fit, technical ability, quality and value for money. Our focus has […]

Harrods Photo Shoot Location in Salisbury

Harrods Photo Shoot Location in Salisbury

Harrods are shooting at the Belmont location house in Sailsbury.   About the Location A late Georgian, early Victorian large detached house set two miles from Salisbury, Wiltshire. An impressive entrance leads to a large and equally impressive hall with grand features and exposed floorboards. The walls are aged and the house in general is […]

Boden Shoot at Alex Location House

Boden Shoot at Alex Location House

Boden recent shoot on location at our Alex location house in London. Founded in 1991 in West London, Boden creates clothes that bring colour to your wardrobe and fun to your life. From prints that help you stand out but don’t sacrifice on comfort to outfits ready and waiting for cocktails, their designs produce surprise, […]

Baker Bedford Shooting at our Lincolnshire Location

Baker Bedford Shooting at our Lincolnshire Location

  Location House Used Alford House Location: Lincolnshire, LN13 Large Georgian house with great daylight and props. Painting and decorating allowed. Out buildings including a new England style converted stables. Beach hut available on the coast (20 minutes away).   Related Articles Marks & Spencer Garden Furniture Shoot on Location At ‘Blackheath’ Race Furniture Interiors […]

Vanity Fair Shoot Johnny Depp at Bygone

Vanity Fair Shoot Johnny Depp at Bygone

Vanity Fair shoot with Johnny Depp in London.     London Shoot Location Location: Bygone, London W6 Large rambling location house with untouched interior. Original period features with wonderful faded grandeur. Amazing staircases and windows. Large adjoining chapel can be hired in addition.   View this Location House   Related Articles American Vogue on Location […]