Leon Britton Photography

The Transformative Power of On-Location Headshot Photography for Companies in Liverpool

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Hello, fellow photography enthusiasts and business leaders of Merseyside! As a professional photographer specialising in headshot photography in Liverpool, I’d love to share some insights about how this particular service can revolutionise your company image. It’s not just about taking pretty pictures; it’s about capturing the heart and soul of your business, one face at […]

Inside the Lens: Capturing the Extraordinary with Leon Britton Photography

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Welcome to the magical world of Leon Britton Photography. Tucked away in the heart of Liverpool, my studio is more than just a space for photography; it’s a creative sanctuary. A place where everyday individuals are transformed into extraordinary characters under the tender gaze of my camera. The most recent testament to this transformative magic […]

The Art of Capturing Memorable Moments: A Guide to Wedding Photography

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At your wedding, capturing the most important moments is crucial. With the right wedding photographer, you can ensure that your memories last a lifetime. In this guide, we will discuss everything you need to know about wedding photography, including: Finding the Right Photographer When searching for a wedding photographer, it’s important to find someone who […]

The Art of Professional Photography: Leon Britton Photography

The Art of Professional Photography: Leon Britton Photography

At Leon Britton Photography, located in the heart of Liverpool at The Secret Warehouse, we specialize in providing unparalleled and original photography services to those looking to preserve their special moments. We recognize that professional photography is not just about clicking a camera, but involves imagination, technical proficiency, and a thorough comprehension of the subject […]

Positive Effects of A Portrait 2023

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You know what they say, a picture’s worth a thousand words, and that couldn’t be truer when it comes to portraits. I mean, who wouldn’t want a photo that captures their personality, their smile, and their story? And let me tell ya, having your portrait taken can have some serious positive effects on your mental […]

Why is Portrait Photography Important? 2023

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Hey there! I’m Leon Britton, a portrait photographer based in Liverpool and I’m here to tell you why portrait photography is so important. First of all, let’s get one thing straight, a portrait is much more than just a picture of a person. It’s a representation of who they are, what they stand for, and […]

Beautiful Portraits

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Hey everyone! Just wanted to share a recent photoshoot I had with the most amazing young lady named Agata. Let me tell you, this girl lit up the studio like nobody’s business! She was full of energy and had such a positive vibe. It was a portrait session and we had a blast capturing her […]

Working With Entertainers

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Hey folks! I recently wrapped up a killer photoshoot with the hilarious Joel, who you might know as one of the comperes at the Lyndene Hotel in Blackpool. Let me tell you, this guy had me in stitches the whole time! We took the photoshoot on-location and let me tell you, Joel brought his comedic […]

How important is a good portrait or headshot?

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As a photographer, I know just how important a good portrait or headshot can be. It’s not just about capturing someone’s physical appearance; it’s about capturing their essence and energy in a way that speaks to others. And that’s what sets a great portrait or headshot apart from just a simple snap of someone’s face. […]

Facing the Differences: Portraits vs Headshots

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A portrait and a headshot may seem like they’re interchangeable terms, but they actually have some key differences. While both types of photos are meant to capture the subject’s face and personality, the way they’re used and the context in which they’re taken sets them apart. First, let’s define each term. A portrait is a […]

Taking your images to new heights

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Drone footage can be a valuable asset for businesses and brands, offering a range of benefits that can help to enhance marketing and promotion efforts. From capturing high quality aerial images to showcasing a unique perspective, drone footage has the potential to engage and attract customers and clients in a way that traditional photography and […]

New Year – New Goals

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As the new year approaches, it’s important to set goals for yourself. Whether you want to focus on your career, personal development, or relationships, setting goals can help you stay on track and achieve what you want in the coming year. One important goal to consider for 2023 is updating your headshots. If you’re an […]

Should we retouch photographs?

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In the age of social media and the constant pressure to present ourselves in the best possible light, it’s no surprise that many people are turning to digital retouching to enhance their photographs. From smoothing out wrinkles and blemishes to slimming down body parts and adding filters, there are countless ways to manipulate and alter […]

“Do I have to smile for a portrait or headshot ?”

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When it comes to having your portrait taken, one of the biggest questions people often have is whether or not they should smile. While a smile can certainly add warmth and positivity to a photo, it may not always be the best choice. On the one hand, a smile can convey a sense of happiness […]

Portrait Photography & Female Empowerment

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As a society, we often place a great deal of emphasis on external appearances and the way we present ourselves to the world. For women, this can be especially true, as they are often held to a different standard when it comes to their appearance and are judged more harshly for not meeting certain expectations. […]

Children’s Portrait Photography

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Welcome to Leon Britton Photography! We are a portrait photography studio located in the vibrant city of Liverpool. Our studio is located in a secret warehouse, which adds a unique and exciting atmosphere to our photo shoots. As a portrait photographer, we specialise in capturing the unique personalities and characteristics of our subjects, and this […]

A Comprehensive Guide to Choosing the Perfect Photographic Backdrop for Portraits

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Portrait photography can be a tricky business, especially when it comes to choosing the perfect backdrop. The right backdrop can make a portrait stand out and draw viewers in, while the wrong one can make the image feel uninspired and dull. So, how do you choose the right backdrop for your portrait photoshoots? Read on […]

How to dress for a headshot to make a lasting impression

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Whether you’re getting a professional headshot for a job, a website, or a social media profile, you want to make sure that you look your best. But how can you make sure that you do? Here are a few tips to help you make the best impression with your headshot. Read on to find out […]

5 Reasons You Need A Professional Photoshoot For Your Business

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Professional photos can make or break your business. Whether you’re a budding entrepreneur or an established brand, professional photographs will make you stand out from the competition. In this blog post, we’ll discuss five reasons why you need to invest in professional photography for your business. Keep reading to find out more! How Professional Photoshoots […]

A Beginner’s Guide to finding the best Photographers in Liverpool

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The Importance of Professional Photographs Professional photographs can be used to convey a sense of credibility and quality. They also allow for the subject to be seen in their natural environment. Professional photographs are important because they can make the difference between a person being hired or not. They also help with the marketing of […]

What areas do we cover ?

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Our studio is located in Kirkdale, Liverpool, L20. We are only a few minutes drive from Liverpool City Centre and only a few minutes walk from Bank Hall train station. When we were looking where to base our studio we chose the Secret Warehouse, not only for its aesthetic and vibe, but also for its […]

Booking in for 2023

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If you are looking to book a session in the studio but like us you’re a little bit busy leading up to the end of December – don’t panic!!! Our online calendar allows you to book a studio session up to 6 months ahead. Weddings are 3 years, and we already have bookings in for […]

Additional Staff Member Headshots

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It can be great to update staff images for the website and their linkedin profiles – however, when new members of staff join the team it can often mean they have unmatched images. Very often there are not enough staff joining at a given time to justify the expense of a photographer coming onsite to […]

Who wants a Christmas Photo Shoot?

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Christmas is a fantastic time of year, and for me it always brings back memories of going along as a child with my parents each year to get either a family xmas picture or a photo with santa in one of the large department stores in town. This year we have decided to offer great […]

Why is the studio closed on Sundays?

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We’ve been asked a few times now why we don’t operate from our Liverpool Studio on Sundays, so thought we best put together a post to let you know. When we opened our studio in the Secret Warehouse there were times we understood we would not be able to open, and this included Sundays. Initially […]

Can you use a selfie as a headshot?

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OK being direct and right to the point never ever, if you’re serious about your career, should you ever do that. There is no such thing as a professional selfie but there is such a thing as a professional headshot. So whilst you may be able to use a selfie, you shouldn’t do it.  The […]

What Happens at a Photoshoot?

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Every photographer is different, so i thought I would go through what happens at a typical photoshoot. At Leon Britton photography, we are lucky enough to have our own Liverpool studio to work from and most of the time our shoots take place at our studio. After booking online, through the website you receive a […]

We value our reviews

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We adore receiving 5 Star reviews 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟 We always want to shout from the rooftop of the Secret Warehouse when we get one and this is no exception as we have just received another review on @googleuk (you can find us by searching on @googlemaps 😳) The latest review was from Tony a Nutritionist in Liverpool who was apprehensive […]

Not Every Photographer Is The Right One For You

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Not every photographer is the right photographer for you – and before you think I am criticising other photographers, I am not – i am just saying there are different specialties of photographer You might be looking for a Wedding Photographer? A Portrait Photographer? A Headshot Photographer? A Photographer of Pets? A Newborn Photographer?  These are […]

Professional Headshots for Students

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Never is a good headshot more important than when you are starting out and looking to get that big break. Sometimes getting to appear in person at the all important audition is the key to opening the doors to a successful career on the stage or screen. We fully understand how vital this can be […]

Read Customer Reviews

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Here are some of the reviews left for us by previous clients: To read more blog posts and updates from Leon Britton Photography, please visit the Blog Page

What makes a good headshot?

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So what makes a good headshot? Here are a few things to consider: 1. The shot should be well-lit. It’s important that your headshot is well-lit, so make sure you take your photo in a well-lit room or outdoors on a sunny day. If the photo is too dark or too light, it will be […]

Pricing for Photography

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It’s always interested me that some companies, not just photographers, often exclude pricing on their websites and brochures. I understand that sometimes it’s a sales technique in place to obtain the potential clients data before they get access to prices, but as a consumer myself, I often steer clear of such companies. We’ve all seen […]

Food, Oh Glorious Food

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Today was a great day as I got to combine two of my passions; Photography and Food 😂 I worked with a client that was introducing a new menu to one of their venues and needed a series of images for 15 new dishes that were about to get launched. The shooting process required about […]

Shooting in the Lake District

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This week I am lucky enough to be working with a client, shooting new images and video footage, whose business is based on the edge of lake Bowness in Windemere. It’s quite possibly one of the most beautiful parts of the country. Last time I was there I captured these shots, and this time, in […]

What does your headshot convey ?

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Confident, Approachable, Businesslike – just three of the words that spring to mind when looking at this recent headshot of Isabella when she came in to the studio to update her images on the company website. She is a paralegal within a large legal firm and wanted her image to accurately project who she is […]

Meet my second shooter

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Introducing my second shooter – Amber-Jade. In addition to being my eldest daughter, she also works alongside me in our studio, often assisting with shoots or acting as a chaperone where needed. She has always had a passion for photography and more recently, since completing her degree at university, she has shot quite a few […]

Reviewing as we shoot

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Almost all of us feel a little uncomfortable when having our images taken. So… in addition to the coaching and advice, I also make sure that we have your images available to view as we go along. That way we can both be assured we are heading in the right direction and getting the images, […]

We have a youtube channel

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I got asked a few weeks ago why I had not posted to youtube, as it was potentially more accessible for people to be able to get answers to frequently asked photography questions. These are questions not only about our Liverpool Studio but also about how to prepare for a session and what is the […]

Workplace Headshots On Location

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I recently had the pleasure of working with the team at Greenswitch Capital in Liverpool. They specialise in solar, wind and battery storage; working with hundreds of landowners to help Britain reach zero net carbon emissions by 2050 whilst creating a sustainable, self-reliant energy market in the UK. They have developed in excess of 300 […]

Coupon Websites Crippling Small Businesses

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Businesses finding it tough enough at the minute – and here’s another example of the big boys squeezing the small businesses even further…. I looked to advertise with one of the large group coupon websites and offer a deal for customers…. after their email with commission rates of 100% As a photographic studio here is […]

Studying A Photography Degree

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Choosing to further your education at any time of life can be a big decision, and more so I guess when you are in your mid-forties 🙂 Back in August 2019 I made the decision to go back into education, and living in Bootle, I chose to pop in to see the higher education team […]