Inspiration & Advice 3rd July 2020

Your Lockdown Stories

During the lockdown, Team Loxley have been honoured to discover how so many of you have adapted your businesses to still provide clients with beautiful photographs. That’s why we want to share your lockdown stories with the wider Loxley community, so you can continue to inspire other photographers during these unprecedented times. Below you’ll see some fantastic images captured by photographers around the UK during the lockdown. We hope these inspire you to get creative and gain new ideas for your business. If you would like to feature in our next Lockdown Stories blog, submit your images and quotes here.
Captain Tom holding a picture of the queen
I was asked to be Captain Tom’s official photographer during lockdown! A lot of my images were published in national newspapers. It was a fantastic experience! Emma Sohl, Capture the Light Photography
Brave the shave
Brave the shave for Rosemere Cancer Charity. Si Miller, Si Miller Photography
'Bluebell Diaries'
Lockdown gave me an opportunity to create a series called ‘Bluebell Diaries’ documenting the short period of time with these stunning flowers, of course they mostly included my hounds. Kerry Jordan, Fur and Fables
Two women gardening during Covid-19
I wanted to make a record of this time in history, so I posted on the local fb page to see if anyone would be interested in taking part. The response was phenomenal over 130 people said yes. Caroline Trotter, Caroline Trotter Photography
Star Wars lego wedding
EPISODE MMXX: LOCKDOWN WEDDING A reunion of old enemies in unprecedented times. Diane Frazer, Diane Frazer Photography
Pregnant couple doorstep photoshoot
My Doorstep Portraits for The Royal Surrey County Hospital Charity. I have raised £1491 so far! Zoe Patman, Photography by Zoe
Black and white landscape
Back in April my new job redacted the contract and I’ve been out of work since. Photography has been a huge help for my mental wellbeing, getting me out for walks and enjoying the countryside. Matthew Holland
NHS Logo shined on building
Light on a dark day. Joanne Place
'Isolation Day 28'
Stuck in lock down I wanted to do something positive to help in some way. I held a charity print sale of my humorous take on lockdown ‘Isolation Day 28’ and raised over £500 for charity. Paul Nicol
Macro Photography inspired by Covid-19
I created a new macro photography series of artworks inspired by the dreaded Coronavirus pandemic. David Gilliver
Surprising grandparents through the fence
When you surprise your nan and Grandad after not seeing them for 4 months. Megan Guard Megan Guard Photography
Homeschooling during Covid-19
Home schooling is taking its toll! Sonia Oliver Sonia Oliver Photography
Socially distanced playdate
A socially distanced playdate Sonia Oliver
Pet wall art
I’m a pet photographer and have been turning old photos into wall art, incorporating colours and other touches that are meaningful to the client. I call my style ‘Strathearn splodging’! Lynn Macgregor Strathearn Snapshots
Girl in green dress in garden
All this crazyness has pushed us all… thankfully in all the right ways. Diana Baker