All posts by admin

Save £150 on your wedding photographer!

Christmas is just around the corner as we all know so not many people think of booking their wedding photographer until after Christmas! But did you know you can save money with me by booking your wedding photographer just a couple of months earlier!?

WAS £849 NOW £699, FOR A FULL DAY WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY.

Saving you a whopping £150 by booking before the end of December 2015!

– With you from Bridal preparations, the ceremony & your wedding reception up to the first dance!
– All photographs are professionally edited and will be presented on a pretty love heart shaped USB, for you and your family to share & print!
– Password protected online gallery so you and your family can see your photographs at any time!
– A4 Lay flat photobook worth over £100.00!!!

I know that my client’s wedding day is the most important day of all and capturing the little details and big gestures is so important to me. Some times, being a wedding photographer, I find that looking past what is happening directly in front of me and capturing the little expressions, these photographs make the most breath-taking and thought provoking photographs. They bring back all of your emotions from the big day and look stunning in my wedding albums. Producing natural, subtle, professional wedding photography.

Booking your wedding with me before the end of December could save you a lot of money. We all know how expensive a wedding can be, so saving money on the wedding photographer now, will help you in the long run. There is so much to plan so getting the photographer booked now will be one thing off your mind!

Have you thought about your make up, nails and hair for the big day yet? I also offer hair & beauty packages alongside these huge savings at a fantastic price.

To book your wedding photographer now please click here or call me on 07805220387. If you’d like to view my wedding work please click here! 

Check out my Facebook page and Twitter for more amazing offers!

save £1502

WINNERS OF CHRISTMAS PHOTOSHOOT COMPETITION!

Thank you to everyone who liked & shared my Facebook page! All names were picked at random and here they are.

Main prize winner of a FREE photoshoot is… CATHY DAVIES!

Well done Cathy you have won a FREE photoshoot with me, please book your date with me before 15th December 2015. A portrait photoshoot with me can include anything from a full family photoshoot, baby photoshoot, or even include your pet!

Runner up prize winners are:

1. Carrie Marie Breward = “Win a FREE 7×5 print when you purchase a portrait photoshoot with me.”

2. Nicci Potts = “GET a whopping £25 off  your CD of images when you purchase a photoshoot with me.”

3. Vicky Dodds = “Receive £15 off a canvas print when you book a photoshoot with me before the end of December!”

WELL DONE TO ALL THE WINNERS, PLEASE MESSAGE ME BY CLICKING HERE OR ON FACEBOOK TO BOOK A PHOTOSHOOT AND REDEEM YOUR PRIZE! I look forward to our shoot!

The Cider ‘ouse Jam Nite @ The Man & Scythe, Bolton.

A couple of weeks ago I attended the fortnightly musical get together known as Cider ‘Ouse Jam Nite in Bolton. Held in our very own Cider House (The Man & Scythe on Churchgate) every 1st & 3rd Wednesday. The Cider ‘ouse Jam Nite is a great way for musicians to get together, learn a new instrument and socialise. The Jam starts at 7pm till 10:30pm and all attendees get a free slice of pizza! It doesn’t matter what style of music you play, everyone is welcome.

I decided to get a few shots of the people who attend, most attend on a regular basis. Young or old, anyone can attend Cider ‘ouse Jam Nite with any instrument. Check out this video I shot and edited to promote the night last year.

If you’d like to hire me to come and photograph your event please click this link to find out more or are you in a band or solo artist looking for a selection of professional photographs to promote yourself? If you are take a look at my portrait work by clicking here.

Meanwhile scroll down to see the photographs I took from the night! If you’d like to attend the next Jam Night here is a link to the Facebook page to find out when the next night will be held.

JamNight4_11_15_54 copy

JamNight4_11_15_36 JamNight4_11_15_37 JamNight4_11_15_39 JamNight4_11_15_40 JamNight4_11_15_41 JamNight4_11_15_42 JamNight4_11_15_45 JamNight4_11_15_46 JamNight4_11_15_47 JamNight4_11_15_48 JamNight4_11_15_49 JamNight4_11_15_50 JamNight4_11_15_51 JamNight4_11_15_52 JamNight4_11_15_53 JamNight4_11_15_56 JamNight4_11_15_57 JamNight4_11_15_59 JamNight4_11_15_60 JamNight4_11_15_62 JamNight4_11_15_63 JamNight4_11_15_64 JamNight4_11_15_67 JamNight4_11_15_68 JamNight4_11_15_71 JamNight4_11_15_72 JamNight4_11_15_73 JamNight4_11_15_74 JamNight4_11_15_75 JamNight4_11_15_76 JamNight4_11_15_78 JamNight4_11_15_79 JamNight4_11_15JamNight4_11_15_34JamNight4_11_15_35 JamNight4_11_15_30 JamNight4_11_15_29 JamNight4_11_15_33 JamNight4_11_15_28 JamNight4_11_15_32 JamNight4_11_15_27 JamNight4_11_15_31 JamNight4_11_15_26 JamNight4_11_15_25 JamNight4_11_15_24 JamNight4_11_15_23 JamNight4_11_15_22 JamNight4_11_15_21 JamNight4_11_15_20 JamNight4_11_15_18 JamNight4_11_15_17 JamNight4_11_15_15 JamNight4_11_15_16 JamNight4_11_15_14 JamNight4_11_15_11 JamNight4_11_15_10 JamNight4_11_15_8 JamNight4_11_15_7 JamNight4_11_15_6 JamNight4_11_15_5 JamNight4_11_15_3

JamNight4_11_15_1

Enjoying Autumn: Pet Portraits, Photography and Lassie

Finally the fog has cleared and we can all see clearly again! Went for a beautiful walk to Pendle Hill over the weekend. It was warm, blue skies and the colour was like nothing I’d ever seen before. This Autumn has been no doubt the most beautiful I’ve ever seen. Maybe it’s because now I am driving and we have visited such a variety of different places? If you haven’t been to Pendle Hill I suggest you go, it’s an easy walk along a well worn path amongst some stunning scenery! To have a little look at the photographs I took on that walk click here.

Yesterday I grabbed a camera and headed for Rivington Pike! I wanted to capture some photographs of my Lassie, I love Portrait Photography especially animals and offer a great deal on Pet Portraits, take a look at my prices here. They can be so challenging to photograph yet extremely rewarding! We parked at Wilder’s Wood car park and headed up to Two Lads Cairn and along the way I captured some lovely shots of her. I have trained her to sit, stay, wait so she tends to make the process very easy but secretly I think she loves to pose!

As you can see…

Lassie my little poser

We carried on up the hill and it became much more foggy, it was such a spooky atmosphere! Lassie wasn’t bothered until we saw shape of a lady and her dog in the distance and she wasn’t too sure what it was! She slowly crept toward them. Eventually she realised it was just another doggy and she ran ahead, slightly relieved!

lassie1

I love this photograph, may have to get a print of this for my wall, canvas I reckon to take pride of place. It’s so atmospheric I love the Autumnal colour in the foreground too.

lassie4
Beautiful eyes

And finally this close up of her wet muddy face, doing what she loves best! Galloping through the wet boggy ground then pouncing on me with muddy paws. I love this dog so much and I am glad I have a large catalogue of images of her, that I can treasure forever.

Dogs come and when they have to leave us they leave behind a massive hole in our hearts, we should treasure our time together with them and document their lives through images, and memories. Take a look at my other pet portraits by clicking here.

To book your pet portraits with me now, so you too can have beautiful images like these, call me on 07805 220 387 or message me here. 

Don’t forget you can also be in with a chance to WIN yourself a FREE photoshoot just in time for Christmas!!! CLICK HERE TO FIND OUT HOW TO ENTER!

Pendle Hill: One To Visit!

As well as photography another love of mine is walking. We’ve been all over the country and climbed some major UK mountains, including the 3 big ones. Ben Nevis, Snowdon and Sca Fell Pike! Last weekend was my opportunity to climb Pendle Hill, something I’ve wanted to do for a very long time.

As Autumn comes to a close and the early dark nights are setting in we have decided to keep the long walks to a minimum and have taken part in some more local walks. Last weekend we went to Pendle Hill the day after Halloween, spooky eh?! An hours drive down the M65 for us! What a fantastic day it was! It was one of the hottest November days on record too. Didn’t see any witches though unfortunately…

I thought I’d upload a couple of the photographs I took on the walk. I didn’t take my Nikon though this time so just used my very capable, less bulky, iPhone 5s camera to capture the days events.

We parked in the main car park in a lovely little village called Barley and all 21 of us (including dogs) set off towards Lower Ogden Reservoir, we shortly arrived at this beautiful forest.

11012503_1009431935788053_2081533904853788764_n
12065797_1009432312454682_2224193805848780828_n

We headed up here, ahead you can see a very steep yet short section where it then flattened out. I think this photograph just shows how the weather was absolutely wonderful for us!
12191393_1009432105788036_276215456329979046_n

Just before the ascent to the top of Pendle Hill, we decided to have a little break to eat our hummus wraps and have fun with the shadows!

12115647_1009432039121376_4866973445447662099_n

And here we all are at the top, a great bunch of people with a love of the outdoors!
12187762_1009431835788063_5826585012033806391_n

Here is the view from near the top as we made our way back down. A lovely view of the fog hanging low, felt like we were really high up. Pendle Hill is actually 557m which isn’t huge but this makes it a more accessible route for everyone.

12193827_1009432019121378_8148745939757452322_n

We descended down the steps on another very well worn path along The Pendle Way and back to the pub The Pendle Inn for a well deserved brew! As you can see it was the perfect day out and is a firm family favourite, there is a lovely cafe at the car park in Barley and a couple of delightful pubs that serve food!

If getting outdoors and having a fantastic time in the best of company is your bag why not come along to one of our walks. We’ve been all over the country climbing mountains and fells, check out Bolton Outdoors, Walking and Ale Appreciation Society for information on up coming walks.

Win a FREE Portrait Photoshoot worth £50!

Untitled-1

WIN a FREE Portrait Photoshoot worth £50 with Jade Riley Photography! We all like a freebie and it’s never been easier to win!

I am giving you all the opportunity to WIN this FREE Portrait Photoshoot worth £50!

Portrait Photoshoots make fantastic Christmas gifts and can be taken in your home or in a location of your choice. Pets, children, families, you name it I will come and photograph it. Most people opt for an outdoor photoshoot with all the family and even get the pet dog involved. I specialise in Portrait Photography and believe everyone needs a beautiful photograph to take pride of place in their home.

As well as the chance to win my FREE Portrait Photoshoot, I have 3 snaptacular runner up prizes to be won…

  1. Win a FREE 7×5 print when you purchase a portrait photoshoot with me.
  2. GET a whopping £25 off  your CD of images when you purchase a photoshoot with me.
  3.  Receive £15 off a canvas print when you book a photoshoot with me before the end of December!

All you have to do is:

  1. Like my Facebook page by clicking >>here<<
  2. Share my Facebook page on your Facebook with all your friends!

The photoshoot will include up to an hour photoshoot time with me at your home or in a location of your choosing. You will be able to view your photographs password protected on my online gallery within a week and will be able choose which images you would like to purchase.

Winners will be picked at random on the 20th November 2015! Not long now so get liking and sharing guys, GOOD LUCK! 🙂

Jade x

Please note: To purchase your images, CD packages start at just £99 for 4 images of your choice! Or why not treat yourself and get double the images for just £149! 

Vicky

“Had 1 photo shoot with jade and it was fantastic... I also hired her to do my daughters 1st birthday party which she was absolutely brilliant at everyone loved her. I have also asked her to do my wedding photos… she is a genuine lovely girl very professional and have no qualms recommending her to any of my friends and family!! Excellent thanks jade!!!!”