Swallow Your Own Medicine

September 19, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
I regularly bore people with the virtues of how good photography can make a difference to the sale of your product or service. I believe it is especially true for property, holiday lets and food. Recently I had the chance to put my money where my mouth was. Marketing my own home. The one big advantage of living on site was that I could choose the...
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What Do the Images You Use Say about Your Brand?

August 07, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
"I'll have one of those please", my wife said pointing to the picture of a starter on the menu. "Errrm, No you won't. We just cut and pasted that from Google images - I think it is actually Chinese food!" replied the waiter. We were sat in an Indian restaurant at the time and just burst out laughing at this response. Rather than head out the door...
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Punch Bowl Inn at Crosthwaite chooses R Gill Photography to capture Summer Menu

July 20, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Case Study: Food Photography Shoot For an award-winning restaurant like The Punch Bowl Inn & Restaurant at Crosthwaite (Cumbria Life’s Dining Pub of the Year 2017), having the quality of its food reproduced through stunning imagery is hugely important. We’re proud of the fact that the food at The Punch Bowl is creative, exciting and pushing the b...
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We are in the News!

June 29, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Here is a copy of an article which appeared in the press this month showcasing some of my awards for food photography,. Food shots are photographer’s bread and butter An artistic shot of artisan bread from the Lake District has won a Kendal photographer the judges first prize on an online photography website. Richard Gill’s photograph of Lov...
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90% Imitation, 10% Inspiration

June 06, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Commercial photoshoots are often the most interesting as it gives me a chance to be creative. Although the client will give me a detailed brief of what is required, there will be a bit of time for me to try out some other ideas. It is often these unplanned shots that produce the “wow” shot of the day. I am often asked how did I come up with that i...
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