Photographer in Pontefract SWPP

Wedding Photographer Pontefract West Yorkshire, Cresswell

West YorkshireSWPP LSWPP Qualified Member

Saturday 23rd February 2019


West Yorkshire

Paul Anthony Cresswell LSWPPThis shows the qualification attained by Paul Cresswell within the SWPP and associated societies.
ILTO Photography
37 Longworth Road
West Yorkshire
WF9 4SZ Map link for ILTO Photography

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Specialist Photographer for :-
Wedding photography
Portrait photography

an example of the images created by Paul Cresswell

My photographic style: I'm not sure I have a style a such yet. I'm yet to find one that I want to hone. At the moment, I enjoy all aspects of photography so I don't want to say that I'm good at only one thing. I want to be good at many things, and thus keep my options open.

My greatest strengths: Strength of character and my personal skills.

I have been in photography: On and off, for a couple of years now.

How I got started in photography: I've kind of fell into doing this as a full time thing now due to some strange twists and turns over the recent months. I left my previous role in July and I've been doing this full time since. I'm still building up my portfolio and I feel a little awkward in describing myself above as an "Aspiring Enthusiast". I'm definitely not but now I have the time, money and incentive to become a Pro - signing up to the Society if another step in helping me achieve this.

My photographic skills: Generally: People skills and bringing the best out in people (not in annoying manner though) and, my ability to think a little differently. Hopefully this will feed my creative side perfectly.

Photography-wise: At the moment I'm good at lots of things but I want to become great, not just good. I actually enjoy doing wedding photography (as the people skills were made for this specifically I feel), and I love doing portraits also. Ultimately I think I'd like to do event photography and/or travel photography. These are my passions I guess. The wedding and portraits will then become my bread and butter work hopefully. I'll just be happy either way as long as I'm taking shots.

My personality: Rough Diamond ;-)

Geographic areas I cover: I'm based in Yorkshire at the moment but I'm happy to go anywhere - here or overseas.

Venues I frequently attend: It's easier to say what venues I don't like - anything with a low sealing to be honest!

I found inspiration from: Difficult one to answer. I like many images but, sometimes I don't enjoy others pieces of work by the same photographer. I think I'm inspired more by the down and out/dirty side of life, so I'm a massive fan of mono portraits and street photography. If the portrait subject has character, it a thumbs up from me. Think of Keith Richards for example - just one look at that face and you know he's lived a thousand lives - somehow!

Success in photography: Nothing to mention at the moment as I've only been doing this properly for a couple of months.

Hopefully I'll get updating this shortly - and regularly! Photographic training: This for starters and others to follow

My interests outside photography: Bikes - Motor, not pedal!

Travelling Asia (travelling in general to be honest)

Reading Living life

Major events: Married in 2004 - divorced in 2006 (she turned out to be a gambling degenerate - hey ho, you live and learn eh!) Mini Heart attack in May 2012

Leaving work in July 2012 to pursue a more meaningful existence.

2007 onwards - realising that money doesn't make you happy. Material wealth means nothing.

Testimonials: None yet but, I'll update this accordingly when I have some.

Tagline: I have 2 if that's ok. These are 2 of my tattoo's.

1. Kata Ton Daimona Eaytoy (He was true to himself/He made his own demons)

2. Hay Mas Tiempo Que Vida (There is more time than life)

Future plans: To be happy and become great at what I do.

Lifestyle images
People photography
Location portraits
Studio portraits images
Environmental portraits photos
Home portraits
Head shots
Full time professional
Freelance photographer
Modern styled images

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