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My aim, for every customer, is to provide total satisfaction, and to create unique, personal and individual portraits that you and your family can treasure forever.. 

Help with planning your portrait experience, choosing locations, timings and clothing for your session, designing portraits to suit your home, right through to personally delivering your framed images is all included with the service offered.

Every image you select to invest in is hand-edited, and will be shown to you in a dedicated viewing and ordering appointment for you to choose and order your favourites. During this appointment, you'll be able to choose the framing and finishing options for each of your portraits, which will be designed personally for you and your family.

Every session, every family, and every day is different in the world of location portraits. So why not click here to read our customer stories and to find out what customers say.



Fascinated with the art of photography since a very early age, since 1980 Paul Hindmarsh has taken photographs all over the world. A full-time professional photographer since 2010, Paul has invested heavily in portrait photography training, which has resulted in him gaining over 35 professional awards include the UK Family Portrait Winner, Master Photographers' Association (MPA) Awards 2016, and Portrait Photographer of the Year, 2015 and 2016 for the Welsh Region of the MPA.

Having gained his Licentiate with the Master Photographers Association in 2012, Paul qualified as an Associate of the Master Photographers Association - one of only 12 professional photographers to achieve this qualification, in 2017. Currently working towards his Fellowship - the highest photography qualification in the world, Paul's work has been published in the BMI Baby magazine,  the Mail on Sunday, the Sunday Telegraph, The Times, The AGA Living magazine, and in literature for a leading University.

Paul is a graduate of the Musicians Institute in Hollywood, California. In his spare time, Paul enjoys reading, listening to music, collecting vinyl records, hill walking and playing guitar.


"Paul was extremely professional and very accommodating to exactly how we wanted our picture to look and asked at every step of our photo journey. Very pleased with the final result and would definitely recommend Paul."  Deepa Mandalia, Cardiff



Since 2011, Paul has consistently achieved numerous professional awards, gaining over 35 awards at both regional and national level. Below are some of his award-winning portraits:-

► Merit Winner (x6), Portrait Category, Master Photographers' Association Awards 2018

2018, Highly Commended (Runner Up) Lifestyle & Location, Welsh Region, Master Photographers Association (MPA)

► 2018, Commended Portrait Lifestyle & Location, Welsh Region, MPA

► 2018, Merit Winner, Pet Portrait Category, Welsh Region, MPA

► 2017 Pet Portrait Merit Winner (x3) MPA National Awards 
► 2017 Location & Lifestyle Merit Winner, MPA National Awards 
► 2016 United Kingdom Family Portrait Winner, MPA National Awards
► 2016 Location & Lifestyle Merit Winner (x2) MPA National Awards
► 2016 Pet Portrait Merit Winner MPA National Awards
► 2016 MPA Welsh Region Portrait Photographer Of The Year
► 2016 Family Portrait Winner, Welsh Region, MPA
► 2015 Merit Winner, Family Portrait Category Welsh Region, MPA
► 2015 Family Portrait Winner, Welsh Region, MPA
► 2015 Award of Excellence, Welsh Region, MPA
► 2015 Pet Category Award of Excellence, Welsh Region, MPA
► 2015 Lifestyle Category Award of Excellence, Welsh Region, MPA
► 2014 Merit Winner, (x4) UK Licentiate of The Year MPA National Awards 
► 2014 Classic Portrait Winner Welsh Region, MPA
► 2014 Award of Excellence (x3), Lifestyle Category Welsh Region, MPA
► 2013 Winner, Portrait (Teens, Twenties and Adult Category) Welsh Region MPA
► 2012 Finalist Fujifilm National Portrait Awards & Finalist, MPA Welsh Region for Portraiture
► 2011 Award of Excellence Winner, British Institute of Professional Photography, Western Region