John was born and brought up in Formby and educated in Crosby. He went
out dancing, first in Southport and then Liverpool. After graduating in
Philosophy and Psychology at Staffordshire University,
he moved into project management. John was a brand identity & wayfinding consultant
for almost a decade, working with global companies including BARCLAYS and ERNST & YOUNG and GSK.
John retrained as a teacher. He received a "Distinction" for his PGCE and went on to be rated an “outstanding” teacher who
specialised in helping children with additional learning needs and social, emotional & behavioural difficulties. Pupils' results placed the school in
in the whole of the UK!
photography and art were always John’s passion. He owned a camera, a Polaroid, from the age of five! In 2014, he took the
plunge and picked up his camera professionally. His wide-ranging career gives John a unique ability to relate to and
understand his clients. People say they love working with him because he makes it a fun and easy experience.
& ARTWORK: John opened a PHOTOGRAPHY studio in Formby to undertake
portrait work and art commissions. He works with clients locally, across the region and beyond. He has won a number of photography awards and his friendly professionalism has even attracted commissions from Scotland, Wales and southern England.
John welcomes people to his studio, he’s equally happy working with them at home or on location. The aim is to make you as relaxed and comfortable as possible.
COMMERCIAL PHOTOGRAPHY: John brings his businesses experience to
bear when providing a service for commercial clients. He understands it’s about more than simply providing high-quality images. He takes time to understand what
makes a business special, in order to capture its unique character in images.
provide a holistic service drawing upon established relationships with designers, printers and IT professionals. Whether you’re an individual, a family or a business, John will take the time to understand your story and find the
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