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Burgh-le-Marsh Website Project

We have been working with the project team at Burgh-le-Marsh Church for several months to produce a new website featuring many of our services. As well as the website design, we have taken a 360° virtual tour, aerial photography and a range of internal photographs of...

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Issues with Pre 2015 Google Tours?

Over the last week or so we have noticed a few of our older clients Google streetview 360° tours have gone 'missing' and they return a 'black screen'. Their 360° tour has also been removed from Google Maps and their 'Google My Business listing'. If you had your tour...

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Canal Farm Holidays Website

We have been working with Canal Farm Cottages near Louth for the last few months in building them a new website to showcase their holiday cottages. As well as the fully responsive design with SSL security we also completed all the photography including aerial and 360°...

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Quality 360° Virtual Tours

We believe we produce some of the best quality 360° solutions in the UK. Which is why some of the largest companies in the UK and digital agencies use our services. For the last few months we have been working with a new camera and software to really enhance our 360°s...

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360° and Aerial 2018

With the weather being pretty awful  we have only completed a few aerial flights this year. But with the spring weather approaching (we hope) we have seen bookings increase for April and May. We have seen a dramatic increase in 360° Google tours and bespoke solutions...

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Cameras and Lenses

Photography has changed completely from when we started. The days of 35mm film and waiting for the images to appear back in the post or via a darkroom have long gone.  We still shoot with film and have kept our old cameras and although we do not use them for our...

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Web design and Latest Newsletter

Our web design service achieved further growth in 2017 especially in the heritage and church sector with four projects ongoing at the moment. All these should have a Spring 2018 launch. We also 'refreshed' several sites last year with new imagery, colours and content....

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Travelodge 360° Solutions

For several months we have been working with Travelodge to create 360° virtual tours at various locations across the UK. We have been to London, Edinburgh, Bath and other cities to complete the photography. As well as uploading them to Google Maps and their Google...

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Aerial Video for MountPark

We have been working with a number of video production companies in the last few months where we take drone footage for their productions. Recently we worked with FranklinGruppe completing aerial footage inside and outside a warehouse complex in Leicestershire. They...

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Aerial and 360° VR Tour at Hothorpe

We have recently completed updates to Hothorpe Hall's 360° VT tour with their newly refurbished rooms including a fantastic new brides suite. We also took new aerial shots at dawn of the Hall and grounds.  The morning mist looked fantastic against the sunrise. We have...

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Aston Martin Nottingham 360°

We recently completed a 360° VR tour at the new Aston Martin showroom in Nottingham. We have completed around seventy car showrooms this year with 360° yours, aerial photography and 'normal' photography.  

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Total 360° Solutions

As well as creating fantastic Google 360° tours we can enhance them with client's logos and colours such as the example below which we completed for the Falcon Hotel. We incorporated the Google tour but also 'stand alone 360° panoramas of specific bedrooms to create...

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Photography and Video

We have had a terrible couple of weeks with bad weather affecting our ability to use our aerial drones. Hopefully next week looks better so we may be able to catch up with some aerial commitments. We did manage to shoot a short 'promo' for a client of their commercial...

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Specialist Imagery

Over the years we have embraced new technology and the latest techniques in ensuring that we supply to our clients marketing imagery and solutions that they can use on social media, their websites and Google. Although we still complete 'normal' commercial photography...

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360° Virtual Tours Latest

We have completed many virtual tours over the last few months and we have some highlights below. They range from Google 360° streetview tours to our bespoke and enhanced solutions. We have also been completing these with a new DSLR which allows us to create stunning...

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Mavic Pro Drone

We have been getting used to our third UAV the new Mavic Pro. It really is a great little drone that we can use on smaller projects and tasks. Although for most photography projects we will continue to use the Inspire's due to their better camera and selection of...

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Aerial for Industrial and Surveys

We have been busy on the aerial side with surveys and aerial photography for a number of clients. We are currently completing weekly aerial shots for a school having a large cycle track being built. As well as being able to see progress of the build they can see from...

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St Marys Melton Mowbray

We have been working with St Mary's at Melton Mowbray during their re-ordering creating a 360° virtual tour and photography during the progress of the works. This last week during the work an array of tombs and lead coffins were found in the North Transept. We...

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Lifestyle Photography

You would be mistaken in thinking that we only really complete 360° and aerial photography. Before these technologies matured we completed many commercial photography projects and architectural photography. Many of our clients now use LeicesterPhoto for their...

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Wedding Venue Directory

One of our most popular websites is our 'Leicestershire & Rutland' wedding directory. It has just undergone its annual refresh with a stylish new logo design (which we now supply as a service) and some minor changes to the colour scheme. We also have added SSL...

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Droning on and on!

Winter is a bad time for flying drones. The weather can be inclement and the batteries do not like the cold at all. We still complete aerial work but we stick to short flights and keep the batteries warm. It is a good time for maintenance and we have just upgraded the...

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SSL Encryption for Websites

We are now rolling out SSL certification to all our web clients due to Google (and other search engines) getting serious about web safety.  Websites without SSL will show as 'Not Secure' as show below which does not look professional and will put potential visitors...

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Welcome to 2017

Every January we make our New Year resolutions. This year we need to make more of an effort with our social media, we know we do not make the most of this medium. But being more of a B2B (business to business) and 2016 being our busiest year ever we did let the social...

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Merry Christmas and New Year

We would like to wish all our clients and visitors to the site a most happy Christmas and prosperous New Year. We have had our best ever year at LeicesterPhoto with some fantastic shoots and projects and we have more exciting work lined up for 2017 with aerial work...

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Wedding Venues a Speciality

We have been working with many wedding venues over the years - but not as 'wedding photographers' but as content providers for websites, brochures and other media for the venues. We look after three county websites for wedding venues and supply 360° tours and...

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Leicester University

We have completed many projects for Leicester University  from food and event photography to a variety of 360° tours and enhanced solutions for the campus and accommodation. Recently we completed two days at various locations across the city using our UAVs (drones) to...

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Skinny Lister Music Promo

We recently had great fun joining Skinny Lister in sunny Leicestershire to create the aerial footage for their latest music video - it's not long (in fact probably around 20 seconds at the end) but they have edited it into the main video very well. We have many more...

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Being Safe with Drones

There has been a tremendous amount of bad publicity on drones and for understandable reasons. We see aerial video on a weekly basis that has been made with no regard to the safety of the public or their property. We take every project very seriously with a full risk...

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360° Virtual Tour Specialists

We have been busy building a variety of 360° virtual tour solutions for our clients. We supply several type, bespoke tours, Google 360° streetview tours and enhanced tours with pop-ups and info windows. Unlike some competitors ALL our tours work on mobile, tablets and...

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A Return to Crowland

We completed a major project for Crowland Abbey last year with new web design and interactive features as well as a full 360° tour around this fantastic building. This week we returned to take some aerial images to add to the website as well as some video footage. It...

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