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Product photography
(Image credit: Neil Shearer)

My route to becoming a professional photographer was not what you might call obvious. I studied chemistry at university and worked in the pharmaceutical industry for ten years before finally making the jump into running my own business. That was seven years ago, and I really wish I’d made the move sooner. 

My business started out focusing on all aspects of sport – from athletes and personal trainers to clothing brands and footwear companies. It wasn’t until three years ago that I really caught the product photography bug. 

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