Paper Kites & Cake Mix

“Paper Kites & Cake Mix” might not be the most obvious choice of name for a photography blog, but stay with me on this.  My first family session as Matthew Owen Photography was held on a typically bleak windy day in March, and I just couldn’t resist making an old fashioned paper kite for my client’s children to play with.  By the end of the shoot, it was battered and torn, but it was a huge success and it still sits proudly on display in my office to this day!  Another regular feature within my business, regardless of whether I’m shooting a family, wedding, a local business, or my own children, is cake.  I don’t have a particularly sweet tooth, but it’s something that makes a regular appearance in shoots, and it just seemed right to give these two themes their own space.

But this isn’t a place to show every image from every shoot that I’m involved with.  The content will vary from recent shoots and projects, through to things that matter to me as a parent raising two young children in Staffordshire.  And of course, there will be plenty of gorgeous images to look at…



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Matthew Owen

Matthew Owen is a food photographer known for creating beautiful, authentic images for marketing, digital and magazines.  He is based in North Staffordshire - just minutes from the Cheshire, Shropshire, and Derbyshire borders and within easy reach of London.

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