Although Stockport-based Son of a Gun Photography has now opened its
doors for business, it already has a well-established list of satisfied
customers, having operated as the photography arm of a North West
advertising agency for the last 15 years. "Now were
working much more in our own right and we felt that a name change which
reflected this fact was essential,
" explains senior
photographer Martin Hallam. "We have built a good reputation
for the quality of our work and launching our services under a new name
lets the world know that we are now a force in our own right.
Son of a Gun operates from its 6,000 sq ft studio in Hazel Grove,
Stockport, and offers a full photography service backed by
comprehensive image management and manipulation services In recent
times it has undertaken a wide range of studio work
shooting everything from fashion and room sets through to still-life
and toys and it also handles location work, having
travelled as far as Africa to complete assignments.
Martin Hallam - whose work has been featured in such publications as
Cheshire Life - is an excellent example of the strength of the new
companys offering. Martin scooped eleven different awards
for his work at last years British Institute of Professional
Photography Awards, including a clean sweep of the fashion section
where he won all five awards. Martin also took 6 BIPP awards in 2003
and another 8 in 2004.
"Its a great time for Son of a Gun to be launching
under its own name,
" Martin adds. "We can offers our
customers a totally proven and professional service backed by enormous
experience and that puts us in a strong position win some very exciting
work in the future.