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Sage Paracon 2017

The Sage Paracon 2017 was held in the grounds of Warwick Castle and we were lucky enough to have been invited along with our green screen studio. One of the highlights of the weekend was the arrival of the 1967 Chevrolet Impala replica of “Baby”, the car from TV’s ‘Supernatural’ I have to say that we loved covering this event. …

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East Surrey Lodge Ladies Festival

East Surrey Lodge held their Ladies Festival at the Mercure Hotel in Letchworth and we were delighted to have been invited along to take the photographs. Instead of the more traditional backdrops for the photographs, we were asked for a green screen photographic studio which allowed the guests to choose the background that they’d like for the pictures after the …

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Review: Pixapro CITI 600 TTL strobes

Yesterday’s event, the Into The Woods Ball, was the first outing for the newest additions to our ever-expanding equipment list: a pair of Pixapro CITI 600 TTL strobe heads. Whilst I’d been looking at buying these lights for some time, I hadn’t planned on doing it just yet. Unfortunately last weekend’s job saw four of our normal studio lights pack …

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Wheatley Summer Ball 2016

It was great to have been back in Wheatley again to photograph their second annual Summer Ball. This brilliant event took place in a splendid marquee at the Rugby Club and we were their with our mobile green screen photography studio. The evening’s entertainment was provided by a Madonna tribute act, followed by Queen tribute band – Mercury. I was …

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Hospice Lottery Association

We were delighted to attend Hospice Lottery Association event at the Stratford Manor Hotel with our mobile green screen event photography studio. The chromakey studio was well received and, as usual, performed flawlessly. All of the photographs from the event are now available to view in our special green screen gallery. Not only can you see the photos, but you …

Event Photography in Dubai

[imageeffect type=”shadow” align=”alignleft” width=”600″ height=”400″ shadow=”shadow-medium” alt=”Green screen photography makes an excellent marketing tool at exhibitions” url=”http://www.simoncoatesphotography.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2012/10/Corporate-promotional-photography-at-events.jpg” titleoverlay=”yes”]On a Wednesday afternoon I received a phone call that would change my working career. The conversation went something like this: “Are you available for a job next week? We need you in Dubai to do some trade show photography. The show ¬†opens …