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LeicesterPhoto – Great Web Design !

Many people do not realise we also build and host websites. In-fact we have been hosting web sites for nearly ten years and it compliments our photography and other imagery so we can supply a full 'one-stop' solution for our clients. We have built websites for many...

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LeicesterPhoto – Your Specialist Photographer !

Over the last five years we have seen a huge change in clients requirements with quality imagery and web content taking centre stage. In 2012 when we were approached by Google to become one of the first suppliers in the UK offering their streetview service...

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Aerial Photography Leicester

We are near to completing another exciting project for a organisation in Leicester, the Friends of Welford Road Cemetery. Working with them and Leicester City Council we have took aerial video and photographs of the cemetery for a new website with 360 virtual tour....

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Tennyson Website Launched

We have recently completed a project that includes all our services. Web design along with our excellent photography, a 360° Google tour (as well as an enhanced version) and aerial video and imagery. This has been a long project taking many months working with the...

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Facebook Panoramas Launched

Facebook panoramas are now accepted in posts which is great news for our clients! So we can use imagery from your 360° Google tour to create a number of 360 images for you to add to your Facebook posts - these really add interest and from today this service is...

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360° Manor House with Aerial

We have recently completed a project for Leicestershire County Council in updating the 13th century manor house at Donington le Heath.  As well as creating a new Google tour we also completed some fantastic aerial shots of the manor house which you can see below....

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TOYO Tyres LCFC Video

Here is the finished video from Don Productions on Leicester City's amazing season for Toyo Tyres, one of the football clubs sponsors. We took the aerial shots of the city with our drone last Friday with with Director and Don Productions.

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LCFC and 360°

It has been a very busy few weeks and Leicester City's success has generated much interest in the city and we have been out working with a London production company in obtaining aerial footage of the city for a feature. I also managed to get some shots of King Power...

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Aerial and 360° Solution

Working with our Digital Partner we have just completed a 360° virtual tour for NMJ Motorhouse near Dunstable as well as completing aerial photography of the business from upto 300 feet above the venue.   Here is one of the shots from...

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Shearsby Bath Website

After completing a 360° virtual tour for Shearsby Bath we were asked to complete a total re-design of their website. Using a Wordpress solution we have designed a responsive site using eye catching graphics and images. We have further work to complete in the spring...

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Park Vets 360° Tours

We completed all of Park Vets Group's surgeries in December and we really enjoyed our visits and creating the Google 360° tours. With over 475 tours completed we know how to get the best out of each project. We work extremely closely with the client to ensure we show...

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New 360° Tours

Late last year we completed a unique 360° tour for the Little Theatre in Leicester. Unsure why its called 'Little' as we thought it was pretty large! We wanted to have the actors for the current production and the Theatre staff 'un-blurred' for a couple of the...

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VR Headsets in 2016?

This year sees the launch of various VR (virtual reality) headsets from several manufacturers. We have Oculus Rift now owned by Facebook, Sony's PS4 version, a headset from Valve and HTC called the Hive plus other solutions. Everyone seems to say this will the year...

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Happy Christmas & 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 2016 with aerial work...

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Stunning Empire Hall 360°

Early December and usually our workload slows down due to weather and light, however this year we are still very busy. Catching up here with some of our latest news.  We completed Empire Hall some weeks ago now as well as another venue for the same owner at Barnabas...

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New 360° Tours Launched

We have been busy completing many more 360° virtual tours for clients locally and across the UK. We have some highlights below and many clients have opted for the enhanced version to give their potential clients more information. We also have a number of new projects...

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New Aerial Website

We have finally launched (no pun intended) our aerial website which gives you information on our aerial services with our two UAVs (drones). We have been busy the last few weeks completing aerial work for clients and we have some exciting projects coming up. Although...

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Food Glorious Food !

We have recently completed work for Leicester University with a food shoot for their display boards and menus. We have been completing food photography for many years and we can complete this on your premises with our mobile studio. Please feel free to call us for...

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Aerial Camera Upgrade

Purchasing new technology is always a risk - you never know which direction things may move, and how other developments may impact on your investment. With our UAV platform we decided from the start that we did not want to go down the 'DJI Phantom' route. Although the...

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Aerial Video Beaumanor

We completed a short aerial video for Beaumanor highlighting their fantastic zip wire which you can see below. We used a GoPro 4 attached to one of the helmets to shoot video going down the wire and used our UAV (drone) for the above shots which were cropped from the...

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Leicester Cathedral & Richard III

We completed the Leicester Cathedral first in 2012 with a Google 360° tour. I remember taking a panorama above the memorial stone to Richard III not knowing of course that a few months later Leicester University would of course discover his remains. In August 2015 we...

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LGH Urology Department

Late in 2014 one of our staff was diagnosed with kidney stones and visited the Urology department at Leicester General Hospital. They had just taken delivery of a brand new lithotripsy unit that breaks up the stones using ultrasound waves so they pass naturally...

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360° Tours Sytner Group

We have been busy completing various 360° tours using Googles Streetview technology for a wide range of clients. Being accredited and approved by Google means that we can offer quality results time after time, and we were one of the first approached by Google in 2012...

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Aerial Video Leicester

After completing Beaumanor last week with our UAV, the first footage has been put together for their website. It was a pretty windy day so we kept the drone pretty low but we are returning next week to get a few clips from up to 400ft, weather dependent. There is...

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Beaumanor Hall Aerial Images

We completed aerial photography and video at Beaumanor Hall yesterday and we have some images from the shoot below. We used our UAV to capture the shots and video and we also used a GoPro for some action video on the rope slides and climbing frame which we will...

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Aerial Service Launched !

We have been very busy the last six months planning our new aerial service. We felt from the start that aerial photography and video would enhance our portfolio of photographic services and we now have our CAA permission after six months of training and obtaining the...

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Property Photography

We have been busy completing various photographic projects for several clients. Property shoots have been popular this month with work for Delph and various student accommodation sites in Leicester. Google 360° streetview tours cannot be used for private housing,...

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Google Streetview 360’s

We have completed more Google streetview 360° tours inside of various businesses around Leicester and further a field. Colourbank in Leicester have two showrooms and we have completed both and we are just putting together an enhanced version for instant navigation....

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Outdoor Pursuit Centre

We have been working with Beaumanor Hall for a few years and look after all their digital content including 360° tours. We completed the house and wedding venue first and we have returned and completed their outdoor pursuit centre which has a fantastic rope slide plus...

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Ozzie Rizzo Mayfair

We recently completed two 360° tours for Ozzie Rizzo at his Mayfair and Richmond salons. Completed on the same day the hardest part of the shoot was dodging the mirrors to ensure the photographer was not in any. Currently working on overlays and enhanced version for...

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