We love the collection of photographs that Matthew has created for us! His photographs brought our restaurant to life, and showed us the true beauty of what we have created.

Sophie and Jake, Little Seeds Bar & Kitchen



Bespoke is perfect for customers that have an existing brief or wish to develop the photographic vision as part of the project.  The service includes:

  • Consultation, including support during the planning stages and developing the creative vision
  • Flexible shooting schedules
  • Collaboration with art directors, stylists, and key project stakeholders
  • Shoot and post-production including selection, colour correction and treatment as agreed during consultation
  • Delivery via secure online gallery within one business week
  • Online archival for three months


  • Hourly rate: £130
  • Full day (7 hours): £795

Please note, this service is subject to a minimum two-hour booking.


This two-hour package has been created specifically to capture a selection of key images used for branding and marketing small businesses, including:

  • Consultation
  • Environmental headshots of owners and key staff
  • Images of the premises, including the business at work
  • Styled product shots of three signature dishes
  • Approximately 10 fully edited, high resolution images

Price: £295

Signature Food

Specifically created to showcase seasonal menu changes, this half-day creative session will capture the essence of your new signature dishes or special marketing events, such as Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, or Christmas.  The collection includes:

  • Consultation
  • Half a day of styled photography, shot across at least three different scenes
  • Approximately 20 images representing four – six signature products (drinks and dishes)

Price: £495

Pricing is inclusive of VAT.  All collections include travel within 50 miles of ST4, distribution rights for 24 months on web, social media, and small printed material. Images delivered via secure digital download.

If you have bespoke requirements for your brief, please contact me on (01782) 450 953 or leave a message to arrange a free consultation.

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Matthew Owen

Matthew Owen is a freelance food photographer known for creating beautiful, authentic images for marketing, digital and magazines.  He is based in North Staffordshire and is ideally placed to work with clients in Cheshire, Shropshire, Derbyshire, Nottingham, Leicester, Liverpool, Manchester, Birmingham and London.

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Office Hours

Monday - Friday: 10am - 5pm
Weekends: Closed