Booker Prize Winners 2019 Portrait Photography

Booker Prize Winner 2019 Author Margaret Atwood The Testaments Handmaids Tale

Margaret Atwood and Bernardine Evaristo have been named the joint winners of the 2019 Booker Prize after the judges broke their rules by declaring a tie. Jon Parker Lee Photography have photographed both writers when they appeared at the Manchester Literature Festival. Bernardine Evaristo this year and Margaret Atwood a couple of years ago. Atwood’s… Read more »


Manchester Literature Festival 2019

Celeste Ng Manchester Central Library Manchester Literary Festival

We’ve been visiting loads of venues across the city to cover the many author appearances, book readings and events taking place to celebrate this years Manchester Literature Festival.  Here’s a selection of who we’ve photographed so far. Brett Anderson at The Dance House, Manchester Celeste Ng at Manchester Central LibraryJeanette Winterson on stage at the… Read more »


Corporate headshot portrait photographers Manchester UK

A young lawyer poses for corporate portrait in Manchester offices

Corporate headshot portrait photographers Manchester UK Nothing cheers me as much as a lovely, clean new office when arriving to shoot corporate portrait photographs. My long-standing law client has just moved to new premises and asked us to come in and capture a mix of headshots, office portraits and general website photography. The walls were… Read more »


Wicker Man ride at Alton Towers

People scream as they ride on a wooden rollercoaster at a theme park.

We got an interesting call to go and take some photo’s of The Wicker Man ride at Alton Towers – a wooden framed beast of a rollercoaster that is the first wooden coaster built in the UK for 20 years. Got to confess that I know nothing about rollercoasters, and have never enjoyed riding them…but… Read more »


Summer Party at Australasia, Manchester

Bartender at Australasia Restaurant Manchester pouring cocktails at corporate construction summer event for ISG event photographer Jon Parker Lee — Manchester Photography

Manchester Event Photography- we covered a summer event for construction company ISG Plc at Australasia in Spinningfields, Manchester this week, where they had the chance to meet with the city’s developers, architects, engineers and planners. Jon Parker Lee event Photography Manchester, have been covering events photography for a number of construction clients (including Galliford Try,… Read more »


Commercial Photography – Betfred Online Casino in Latvia

photograph of Betfred live casino games Riga studios gaming online gambling

European Commercial Photography A very quick trip for some European Commercial Photography to cover a long-standing customers’ (Betfred) new online casino studio in Riga, Latvia.  Fascinating to see behind the scenes of this new world of entertainment – huge studio sets with cast upon cast of croupiers who are online 24/7 to audiences all around… Read more »


BBC stills photography in Manchester

BBC TV stills photography Manchester.  We did a couple of days of capturing BBC stills photography in Manchester for a really nice crew as they filmed ‘The Big Crash Diet Experiment’ which has just aired and is now available on the BBC iPlayer. Please to see that the show was well received, with good reviews… Read more »


Manchester City Trophy Parade

Manchester City Trophy Parade Jon Parker Lee Photographer Image ©Licensed to Manchester Evening News / Jon Parker Lee Manchester City celebrate their historic FA Premier League title win with a trophy parade through the streets of Manchester on Monday 14 May 2018. Picture by Jon Parker Lee

Manchester City Trophy Parade It was back to the old press photography days yesterday as we had a great day covering the Manchester City Trophy Parade for the Manchester Evening News.  It’s always a gamble trying to find a good spot, but got some great shots and plenty of press coverage, and of course the… Read more »


Law Award Corporate Photography

Corporate Law Firm Photography We are super happy for one of our clients –Horwich Farrelly, who won an award for Excellence in Reward and Recognition at the HR in Law Awards in London last week. The award was for how they have improved employee reward & recognition with ThanksBox. We helped promote the initiative with a photo… Read more »


EuroMillions Winner PR Photography

Photograph Lotto winner PR photography by Jon Parker Lee

Lottery photography UK We attended a PR photocall at Georgian country estate Middleton Lodge, in North Yorkshire for the National Lottery to photograph Allan Prettyman from Darlington, who won £423K from Fridays EuroMillions thanks to a Lucky Dip ticket bought from his local shop.  The story got plenty coverage in the local press which keeps… Read more »