Client Testimonials

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Thank you for giving me these very special memories of my very very precious Sid. He passed away peacefully yesterday surrounded by the love he deserv...

julie leigh

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Met John whilst he was doing a charity photograph event, so when I decided I wanted some graduation photos he was the first to pop to mind. Setting up...

Kate Davies

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Came in for a charity project John was working on. He's lovely and put me at ease straight away, I really enjoyed the experience. The quality of the p...

Stephanie Malkan

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I was lucky enough to be invited for a portrait sitting with John and Co. OK what do I wear? Erm help.. Hmm. This too me felt so alien. Panic! set in....

Anthea Rogers

★★★★★

I took part in John's Project 22, I'll admit that am not a fan of having my photo taken, or even looking at my own photo, but John put me at ease and ...

Vicky S

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Headshot V’s Portrait

Headshot V’s Portrait

Often I am asked by people ' what is the difference between a Headshot and a Portrait. The straight answer would be ' Headshots are for business and your promotional material. Portraits are for hanging on the wall in your home or office' The difference between...

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The Headshot – because first impressions count!

The Headshot – because first impressions count!

Your social media photo needs to be a true indication of your age and build. There is no point in pretending to be someone you are not. The more accurate the photo the better. It needs to represent who you are, it is your first selling point in getting you noticed....

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Invest in yourself

Invest in yourself

    Having professional photographs taken can be a huge confidence boost. And I should know! Since meeting John on Project 22, we’ve become good friends and I've become his social media monkey! But he has also used me as a (completely and utterly...

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Festive Shoots

Festive Shoots

ASSIGNMENT: Chew the fat festive sessions are just that. You and your family/friends will spend 20 minutes within the studio set and be your natural selves. The photographer will capture up to 40 images that he considers to be the key moments. You will be given a...

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Project 22 – The Great Reveal

Project 22 – The Great Reveal

On Thursday 6th July, the first half of the Project 22 exhibition went on display to the public in The Gallery at St. Georges House as part of the Manifest Arts Festival. Over 14 hours, John and exhibition curator Emma displayed 270 images, with 211 hung...

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Project22 Bolton Preview

Project22 Bolton Preview

Project 22 - the end? As of the 22nd of June 2017, the photographic aspect of Project 22 came to a close. For those who have met John, or have read or heard anything about Project 22, you will know that the number 22 has cropped up at various points in his life and...

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Monochrome Portraits by John Bentley Bolton

Monochrome Portraits by John Bentley Bolton

Monochrome Portraits Classic styling with classic lighting. These are monochrome portraits. The style is generally one light up close and personal, but seriously, this is not a bad thing. The light is placed close to the subject and controlled in a way that the light...

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