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Small selection of recent business and corporate photography by Liverpool based freelance photographer David J Colbran

Recent business photography round up

Small selection of recent business and corporate photography - press, PR, editorial commissions in Liverpool and beyond

Published on Thu Mar 3, 2016

A responsive web site using Wordpress by Liverpool designer for a new start up business in Scotland

Wordpress responsive design website launched

Recently, a new start up business based in Scotland, contacted me to design and build a new site for their business Climb Work Safety. As the name suggests they provide advice, expertise and accedited courses related to companies who have employees who work at heights.

Published on Tue Jan 12, 2016

Two recent commercial commissions for established and experienced conference photographer David J Colbran who is based in Liverpool, Merseyside

Conference photographer Liverpool

Just before the holidays I covered a couple of commercial business conferences - the first a forum conference by tech giants Panasonic, showcasing their new mobile range of IT solutions for mobile workers and the second, a more internal affair for Data Dimensions - an infrastructure business who put technology solutions into buildings.

Published on Mon Jan 4, 2016

Product tableware photography for artist in cafe and exhibition photographer for launch event

Ceramic art photography for local emerging artist

Product photography of a large collection of tableware and event coverage for evening exhibition and launch of range.

Published on Tue Oct 20, 2015

File photographs of Mariem Hassan performing at Africa Oye in Liverpool, back in 2011

Obituary: Mariem Hassan - Africa Oye 2011

Sad to hear one of my favourite artists has passed away. Mariem Hassan, the so called ‘Voice of the Sahara’, died of bone cancer aged 57 on 22nd August 2015 in Algeria.

Published on Wed Sep 23, 2015

Professional portraits and headshots Liverpool by experienced photographer David J Colbran - black and white stylish images for a musician

Professional portraits Liverpool

Some stylish black and white portraits for a musician - taken on location using a mobile studio

Published on Tue Aug 25, 2015

Liverpool public relations photographer David lists his top 10 tips and advice for PR photography for marketing practitioners

10 top tips for great Public Relations Photography

‘Good photography is good business.’ This is never further from the truth when it comes to Public Relations Photography - these are my top ten tips for PR marketing practitioners

Published on Fri Aug 14, 2015

Some tips and advice about how to get archive sales of stock photography, a quick summary from Liverpool photographer David J Colbran

Recent archive image sales of stock photography

Like most established photographers I've got a large archive of images from work assignments and various trips around the UK and beyond over the years. And while the prices of stock images continue to fall, there is still a large demand for quality images and my stuff keeps on selling.

Published on Fri Jul 24, 2015

World music photographer David J Colbran covers the Africa Oye festival in Liverpool, England - a showcase and blog post

Africa Oye 2015 - world music photography

Africa Oyé, the UK's largest free celebration of African music and culture takes place annually in Liverpool - I was there covering the event for specialist photo agency ArenaPAL

Published on Wed Jun 24, 2015

Professional photographers workflow - a perspective from Liverpool based commercial photographer David J Colbran. He looks at various stages in providing top quality business photography to his clients.

Workflow for business photography

Having an efficient digital workflow is something that most professional photographers aspire to. Why? Well at the end of the day, getting images processed and delivered quickly to clients is a key element in my business plan and over the years has retained some important clients.

Published on Wed Jun 17, 2015

"I have employed David many times over the years, principally as a music conference and high profile event photographer. He is always easy to work with, has a strong sense of what style is needed for each project and brings back results on deadline. He is skilled, experienced and understands visual language and lighting. Additionally, David often helps secure additional PR and media coverage."

 

Simon Green

Freelance Tour Manager

Music PR photographer - Lady Leshurr on tour image

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