Black and White – Collages by LuckDoesArt

Black and White – Collages by LuckDoesArt

In 1978 The Stranglers released their third studio album, “Black and White“, featuring hits “Nice ‘n Sleazy” and “Do You Wanna”. Inspired by the title of the album one of my graphic design clients, Mark Watkins of Luck Design Ltd., created a series of photographic collages based on the titles of the twelve songs on […]

Ellie and Ross get married!

Ellie and Ross were recently married at the wonderful Breadsall Priory on a crisp winter’s day.  Here is just a flavour of their day.

Silk Model Management – Male Model Shoot

Someone who I have worked with on a number of project is Coral Bell, now of Silk Model Management.  I have photographer Coral a number of times but this was a shoot for two of her models from the agency, Sam and Adam.  Coral just wanted some good studio portfolio shots to use to promote […]

Wedding Photography in Derby – A New Look Web Site

Over the past few weeks I have been updating my online presence and, in particular, my wedding photography web site at  This web site is now dedicated to weddings with loads of new images and ideas for couples getting married in Derby, Nottingham and the East Midlands. Here are a few photos to get […]

Wedding Photography – a special endorsement

Many of you may be aware of the freelancers website People Per Hour.  It is a place where freelancers like myself can find work, share ideas, offer work and post our services.  I have found it to be a most useful way to find different and interesting work.  One way of improving my chances there […]

An Island Wedding – Iona, Scotland

During the summer I had the great honour of returning to the Isle of Iona, Scotland (where I lived and worked for many years) to attend the wedding of Kate and Jon in Iona Abbey.  Many years ago Kate and I cooked together in the wonderful Argyll Hotel on Iona and we have kept in […]

Free Photo Shoot – if you want it

As a way of saying thanks to those great people who recommend me to others for any type of photographic job I am offering a free hour photo shoot session in the studio.  All you have to do is pass my details on to your family, friends and colleagues and, if they book a job […]

The Diva Dolls Club at Butterly Grange

Yesterday I spent many hours with The Diva Dolls Club at Butterly Grange.  What a great bunch they were too!  I was tasked with photographing around 20 models in various settings around this wonderful venue, indoors and out, to promote the Diva Dolls.  First image is here:

Portraits, Fashion, Beauty, Model Portfolios – all new packages

I have revamped all of my studio based photography packages and these now start at only £39! You get about an hour in the studio with your selection of 12 fully edited images on disk.  For £49 you get a two hour shoot and 18 fully edited images as well as a chase to have […]

Audrey Hepburn with Claire

Claire wanted to look like her heroine, Audrey Hepburn, and so we worked together in the studio with make-up artist Laura Seddon and after a lovely time we came up with some great images.