Congratulations to baby Lottie who has been named as a winner in September 2019’s Baby of the Month competition!
Her image, taken by Mark Swinford Photography, proved popular with our Mum and Sponsor judging panels and she will shortly be recieving a £100 Mothercare voucher, plus entry into the 2019 Baby of the Year competition for teh chance to win £5000!
Lottie’s winning image means double success for Mark as he was also named BOM Photographer of the Month in September too. Mark receives regular praise for his photography from his clients and the photographic industry and Lottie’s image brings his total of winning images in our competition to 12 since it began in 2015.
His studio, Mark Swinford Photography, is one of Yorkshire’s leading portrait studios. Based in Horsforth, Leeds and established for over 25 years, it is run by Mark and his wife Tracy, along with a small dynamic and dedicated team. The studio is well-equipped, with air-conditioning and easy access via public transport or by car, with off-street parking adjacent to the studio building.
Mark started his career in Medical photography and also with one of the leading portrait and wedding photographers in the county, training and then moving onto being a fully qualified photographer. Among Marks qualifications are 2 City & Guilds, qualified in the MPA, BIPP, SWPP & CrGoP, plus membership of two invite only exclusive groups of some of the best portrait photographers in the country.
Mark’s passion and commitment to his craft has enabled him to take the best from his classic training and blend it with the latest creative techniques, with the help of his team of staff who are always changing, re-inventing and keeping the studio style fresh and at the leading edge of photography.
“The Baby of the Month competition has been a perfect fit into our portfolio of sessions offered, which include Family Portraits, Boudoir and Makeover Photo-shoots, Business & Corporate photography plus the now popular themed sessions like Fairies & Frozen.”