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Black Friday Bargains

Every Photographer knows the drama that comes with shopping for new kit; particularly that moment of deliberating over whether it’s worth remortgaging the house or selling a kidney so that you can get a new zoom lens. Thankfully, Black Friday (23 November) and its geeky cousin, Cyber Monday (26 Monday), are upon us! With just a few days to go, retailers are falling over each other to offer the best tech deals for savvy shoppers. The only trouble is; do you buy now, or wait to see whether there’s a better deal on the big day?

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How to Photograph Fireworks Like A Pro

Bonfire Night is an absolute treat for photographers – hours of brilliant, visual displays that make for fantastic content, interspersed with touching images of families and friends enjoying the spectacle. As with all great photography, there’s a knack to getting your shots right. We’ve composed a quick and easy guide that’ll help you capture those epic moments and boost your night photography skills.

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Photographer of the Month: Peter Williams

 

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Photographer of the Month: David Hicks

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Growing up with an architect father, David Hicks developed a love for property at a young age. His interest led to a career as an estate agent. As photography became an increasingly important part of the house-selling process, he realised it was where his true passion lay. Read on to find out more about his bold career change, and what's changed now he's completed hundreds of KeyAGENT jobs. 

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Photographer of the Month: Andy Barker

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After winning a bet with the editor of the Sunday Times, Andy Barker found herself working in France once a month for Living France magazine. Since then, she's become an award-winning property photographer who counts KeyAGENT property shoots among her favourite freelance photography jobs...

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Property Photography FAQs: What’s the best camera for property photographers?

The very fact that we have to remind ourselves to ‘never judge a book by its cover’ is proof that we automatically do.

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Photographer of the Month: Michelle Phelan

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As a mother of four who's studying for a degree in Photography, KeyAGENT photographer Michelle Phelan is one of our busiest photographers.  We caught up with her to hear more about her journey from high-flying estate agent to KeyAGENT photographer. 

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Photographer of the Month: Vanessa Le Luan

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KeyAGENT photographer Vanessa Le Luan has taken her love for architectural photography and made a huge impact on the Derbyshire housing market. When she became a preferred photographer for estate agents in Derbyshire almost immediately, we decided to catch up with her to hear her advice on what it takes to succeed in the industry. 

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Photographer of the Month: Peter Gardner

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Having watched his dad convert their bathroom into a darkroom as a child, Peter Gardner was always fascinated by photography. His career has taken him through the industry's full evolution, with the rise of digital photography playing a pivotal role on his career path.  Find out more about his career with KeyAGENT and as a portrait photographer - with clients including Buckingham Palace and the Queen...

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Photographer of the Month: Darren Curtis

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Having joined us in January 2017, freelance photographer Darren Curtis has quickly struck up a strong relationship with the KeyAGENT team and our estate agent clients.  Read on to find out how his uncle influenced his career path and why working with KeyAGENT means he doesn't have to worry quite so much about his own SEO. 

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