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Merry Christmas & Happy New Year

As we draw to the end of another fabulous year at Nick Spalding Ltd, we'd like to thank all clients, partners, colleagues and family for another fantastic year. This train has left the station and is certainly rolling, with excitement at every turn. We hope you all have a peaceful and enjoyable festive period and we'll see you all again in the New Year. https://www.nickspalding.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/NS-Ltd-Christmas-Card-2018.mp4 We're back on 2nd January 2019. Happy New Year!Nick Spalding

Hubspot Marketing Software – Certified

We were delighted to pass out Hubspot Marketing Software certification today, hopefully it will be the first of many. We're big fans of In-bound marketing campaigns and Hubspot  certainly makes plannings, implementation and review processes much more streamlined. If you'd like some advice as to how we can help you with your in-bound marketing strategy planning and implementation to provide the maximum return on investment, get in touch with us today. View some of our examples here! Get in Touch

New Adverts for Cloud CV-Series Amp launch

Following the recent launch of Cloud Electronics' new CV-Series of digital amplifiers we were delighted to create a new series of print adverts for use in trade publications and globally by Cloud's distributor network. Cloud Electronics is a British manufacturer operating from a research, design and manufacturing HQ in Sheffield, South Yorkshire.  The new amplifier series sets very high standards in terms of its very low energy consumption performance figures and is one of the world's first commercial grade amplifiers [...]

Creations launches ECO Flower Range

Local Premium Florist Creations Flowers has successfully launched a new range of Eco-Friendly Flowers, Vases and Arrangements. Using locally sourced, high-quality flowers the new ranges features bio-degradable oasis, biodegradable potting compost, re-useable planters and vases and natural hessian ties and packaging. We had the pleasure of taking care of the photography for Creations Flowers' website and e-commerce store, which can be viewed here. Click the links to discover more about our Commercial Photography, Web or Content Services.

Registration is Open for ISCEx 2019

ISCE recently commissioned a Vox Pops video for the launch of Registration for ISCEx 2019. Video footage was shot by Will Seelig and sent to us for editing before being put to use on the ISCE website and social media channels. To find out more visit the ISCE website Click the links to discover more about our Video and Content Services.

Perfect Octave achieves exclusivity for UK with SoundMachine

Q3 2018, Customized music and content delivery provider, Perfect Octave, announced as exclusive partner for the UK by SoundMachine. California based SoundMachine has chosen emerging UK company Perfect Octave as its exclusive partner for the delivery of SoundMachine’s products and services in the United Kingdom. Today’s announcement allows Perfect Octave to deliver music content solutions, using SoundMachine’s technology which includes a tier powered by Napster, to business clients in retail, hospitality, leisure and corporate markets. This agreement allows for exclusive commercial [...]

Food, Glorious Food…Photography

On Friday I popped up to TFC Birmingham for a masterclass on Food Photography and Styling from commercial food photographer Scott Choucino and food stylist (and GBBO runner up) Holly Bell. The masterclass was taking place in the TFC studio in Birmingham and once again the team had organised an absolute peach of a class. Scott and Holly appear to know everything about food photography and food styling and this is very quickly apparent as soon as they begin their presentation. [...]

Creations Flowers – Wedding Flowers

This video was shot for local florist Creations Flowers, Meppershall, entirely on iPhone 8 (to keep production costs low) and produced using Adobe Premier Pro, After Effects and Media Encoder. Creations Flowers specialise in producing gorgeous wedding floristry for local venues including The Sculpture Gallery, Woburn and Wrest Park at Silsoe. Tracy is an exceptional florist with many years experience, starting floristry aged just 16, and it has been her passion ever since. Her passion for floristry is reflected in the [...]

Just DiVine Thanks

Last week I had the pleasure of shooting Caz, who in her professional capacity as October DiVine is an International pin-up model, a professional make-up artist, a professional photographer and an extremely successful entrepreneur. As previously blogged (click-here) I was attending the Studio Lighting Session at TFC in Birmingham, Caz very generously offered her services, in a friend of the business capacity, (rather than in her full professional capacity as October Divine) and sat for us whilst we tested numerous lighting [...]

TFC Lighting Academy in Birmingham

I tootled up to Birmingham on Friday for a session in the Lighting Academy at The Flash Centre, Birmingham (TFC). The team at TFC had organised an ‘Introduction to Studio Lighting Course’ and as I have been using Elinchrom studio lighting for a number of years now, I thought I’d rock up and get some tips. TFC Birmingham is a photography retail outlet with studio space attached and the staff at the Birmingham branch of TFC really do know their stuff. [...]

ASL VRMS04 Vandal Resistant Mic

We received the new ASL VRMS04 Vandal Resistant Microphone in the studio for photography this week. Built by ASL in Lewes, East Sussex the VRMS04 is an IP65 rated, flush mount paging microphone designed to be installed within a wall, desk, podium or console. The stainless steel vandal resistant housing features zone selection switches, a sturdy glass window and a single 'Press To Talk' switch. After creating the required catalogue shots of the new VRMS04 we got a little creative, taking [...]

Cloud launch new Power Amplifier series

Q3, 2018 Cloud Electronics, UK announces its new range of energy efficient, class-leading amplifiers with the introduction of its new CV-Series digital multi-channel digital 70/100V amplifiers. There are three models in the new CV-Series including two, fourand eight-channel variants. The first model to launch is the new CV8125 eight channel digital amplifier, offering up to one hundred and twenty-five watts output per channel at 70 / 100V.  The new CV-Digital amplifier series from Cloud is designed and assembled in Sheffield, UK [...]

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