by Jenny Heyworth Published 25/10/2017
Tell us a little about your background, your first camera and phoographic experience and your subsequent emergence as a pro.
My first memorable, life affirming moment with my camera was in South Africa when I was travelling/volunteering. There was a young girl carrying a heavy sack on her head from one village to the next, high up in the hills. I stopped the truck, jumped out and asked her if I could take her portrait. She was apprehensive but allowed me to take her portrait. When I looked the back of camera the power of that single portrait changed my life forever. I knew I wanted to be photographer from that moment on.
I love lifestyle, I love people, I love travelling to new places
Film or digital? Is there still a place for silver halide?
All my knowledge and experience as a professional photographer comes from the digital era. However I am totally and utterly love with film. I got married this Summer and my wedding photographer shot some of the key shots on film. Film is authentic, romantic and beautiful.
I'm a Nikon girl through and through.
Bit of detail about your own studio set-up/staffing. Why (as a customer) would I choose you?
White Feather & Co. was founded by lifestyle photographer Jenny Heyworth and innovative stylist Catherine Connor; We consider our overall aesthetic to be contemporary, timeless, quality and unconventional. Our mantra is your mantra. Whether we are capturing the landscape of your life, love, or your business our consideration for style, vision and beauty is at the core of all we do. Our timeless conceptual photography and styling is fuelled by our passion to serve you well; both creatively and stylishly.
The problem with professional photographers today is….
Fees for professional photography have been driven down by less experienced photographers
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