Model Baby

Karl Taylor Photography Studio 5 Comments

Ex-professional model Kirsty recently had a beautiful baby boy and she approached me to see if I could take some pictures of her and her son. Having worked with Kirsty on many shoots over the years I was delighted to do something for her and offered to do the shoot for free when I had a spare afternoon (which took …

Depressing Computer Failure Story :(

Karl Taylor Photography Studio 1 Comment

I have 3 Mac Pro towers in the studio; they all have back up drives. One of them, our video computer, has a Drobo automated back up system and the other two rely on us backing up manually as necessary. Unfortunately I had forgotten to do the backups recently and an internal hard drive failed with 650GB of customer files …

Tatty Teddy Store

Karl Taylor Commercial Photography 1 Comment

We had a very busy week in the studio photographing a new range of gift products for the forthcoming Tatty Teddy Store, we had everything from mugs to bears to dressing gowns and pyjamas. Carte Blanche are one of the world’s largest greeting card and gift companies, their Tatty Teddy products are known the world over, the Tatty Teddy Store …

The Giant Letter A

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As a commercial photographer you do get asked to photograph some unusual concepts and the shoot for IAG was quite an unusual one to say the least! The imaginative concepts from the design agency were great – the idea was simple; part of the IAG logo has a bright orange contemporary letter A in the latin style version of the …

Arrival of our daughter

Karl Taylor Karl's Viewpoint 16 Comments

Well a few days ago my life changed in a way that it is difficult to explain. I saw the birth of our first child Léonie, a beautiful daughter who arrived 2 weeks late but was worth the wait! The feeling of becoming a dad and watching the birth was truly overwhelming but an incredible experience. Lots of friends have …