Portrait Photography, Events & Weddings


Images which show those precious moments and people in your life in their best light


Relaxed and enjoyable photo shoot experiences


An attentive and personal service


Serving the Southampton & wider Hampshire areas

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The Experience

Learn about the experience you can expect when we work together to create the images you want.

The Images

You want your professional photographer to reliably deliver high quality images, which meet or surpass your expectations. Here you’ll find info on my range of styles, and technical and artistic approaches to my craft.

Joe Hudson portrait photograph

Are We a Good Match?

Some pointers to help you get an idea if we’d work well together.

Testimonials

  • Wow what amazing shots you have taken of the evening! An absolute pleasure to have you in company. [photographing the 2017 Bollywood Ball fundraiser]
    Unity 101 Community Radio
    Unity 101 Community Radio
  • I love the photos Joe took of my work, it can be difficult to get photos of ceramics that really do them justice but he really captured the energy that I try to put in the pieces. His professionalism, lovely personality and skill is definitely 5 star. Many thanks from Wyn Abbot Ceramics 🙂
    Wyn Abbot Ceramics
    Wyn Abbot Ceramics
  • Great photoshoot today. Relaxed environment and very professional. I cant wait to see the results. Plus, feeling more confident about my physique and the walk for Saturday. Thank you. ... Love the images!
    Maria Kyriacou
    Maria Kyriacou
  • Joe was great, his relaxed approach made the session fun and produced pictures that far exceeded my expectations. A big thumbs up and a definite recommendation. Thank you.
    Audrey Hobby
    Audrey Hobby
  • Joe was extremely easy to work with and really helped put me at my ease. The photos were lovely and all my friends loved them! He listened to what I wanted but also had great ideas too! I highly recommend him.
    Lynn Thurley-Ratcliff
    Lynn Thurley-Ratcliff
  • Joe is a brilliant photographer who put me at ease throughout the shoot. One thing I loved about it was him asking me questions to get my natural reactions, which captured my emotions perfectly. Would recommend!
    Ermis Errikos
    Ermis Errikos
  • I would recommend Joe to anyone wishing to have high quality photos. Joe is a true expert, he's so professional and creative. I was struggling to come up with creative poses, Joe's imaginative skills exceeded my expectations. He helped with posing ideas, unlike other photographers I have used in the past, they just follow your word without giving any posing tips, if in doubt. Also I find Joe to be patient, easy to work with and efficient. I didn't have to wait weeks to get my photos. I like my photos so much, no regret!!!!!!
    Happy Simelane
    Happy Simelane
  • Hi Joe - thank you so much for getting those shots to me so quickly. They're great!
    Stuart Mason-Elliot
    Stuart Mason-Elliot
  • Joe is an awesome photographer puts you totally at ease as I'm one those believe it or not I hate having my pic taken!!! Get in contact with him you won't regret it!
    Marina Cornwall
    Marina Cornwall
  • Joe worked with us developing some corporate headshots for a marketing project. He was easy and fun to work with, professional and reliable, and responded positively to our brief with regards to the kind of compositions we were looking for. His creative adjustments and suggestions on the fly helped us to achieve the end product we were after.
    Ioannis Loizou
    Ioannis Loizou
  • I have worked with many photographers and I must say that photo shoot with Joe was a great adventure, unlike any other. Due to my late arrival to Southampton it turned into quite a late shoot, but we kept each other awake with interesting conversation about photography and life. We probably shot 600 photos for fashion outfits, lingerie and nude. Joe knows how to play with light to create wonderful photos and I am very pleased with the effect we achieved. Thank you Joe!
    Justyna Robak-Gorniak
    Justyna Robak-Gorniak
  • Joe is friendly and an easy-going person. Managed to take the pressure off on the Big Day. Made some great pictures on our wedding. Thank you for putting up with all our needs.
    Alena & Angel
    Alena & Angel
  • Joe did the photography for our wedding (in Bath in 2009). We didn't really notice him working at the time but when we received the photos they covered every sort of aspect and angle, every mood and nuance of what was a busy, enjoyable and varied day. He managed to capture formal to informal images without any of the usual cliches (often difficult to avoid I know), and produced a very special portfolio for us. Joe is a great combination of professional and artist, much to be recommended!
    Julie & Paul
    Julie & Paul
  • Very impressed with Joe. Clearly a professional and also super friendly. Captured all the important moments of our event (wedding), and highly competent with editing afterwards to suit our requirements. Highly recommend.
    Joyce & Matt
    Joyce & Matt
  • My partner and I went for a pre-wedding shoot here, and Joe was extremely professional & friendly. He made sure he communicated in a timely and efficient manner, answering all our questions and worries we had beforehand. On the day the environment was okay and we were allowed to play our own music throughout the shoot (which helped us get into a relaxed and happy mood). He was also very patient with our outfit changes (which took some time). Throughout the session, he helped us with posing for each photograph (as we were not sure how to position ourselves most of the time). Finally our pictures came out great and in the best time possible. I will definitely recommend this service.
    Lami & Raymond
    Lami & Raymond
  • These photos are very good, and excellent group photo. Thank you very much for your hard work. [photographing the 15th BCLTS Annual Conference hosted by the Confucius Institute at the University of Southampton]
    Southampton University Confucius Institute
    Southampton University Confucius Institute
Ioannis Loizou
Joe worked with us developing some corporate headshots for a marketing project. He was easy and fun to work with, professional and reliable, and responded positively to our brief with regards to the kind of compositions we were looking for. His creative adjustments and suggestions on the fly helped us to achieve the end product we were after.

Ioannis Loizou
Global Marketing Comms Director
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Critical Software
Marina Cornwall
Joe is an awesome photographer puts you totally at ease as I'm one those believe it or not I hate having my pic taken!!! Get in contact with him you won't regret it!

Marina Cornwall
World Masters powerlifting champion
Stuart Mason-Elliot
Hi Joe - thank you so much for getting those shots to me so quickly. They're great!


Stuart Mason-Elliot
Managing Director
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Elliott Brothers Ltd
Happy Simelane
I would recommend Joe to anyone wishing to have high quality photos. Joe is a true expert, he's so professional and creative. I was struggling to come up with creative poses, Joe's imaginative skills exceeded my expectations. He helped with posing ideas, unlike other photographers I have used in the past, they just follow your word without giving any posing tips, if in doubt. Also I find Joe to be patient, easy to work with and efficient. I didn't have to wait weeks to get my photos. I like my photos so much, no regret!!!!!!

Happy Simelane
Ermis Errikos
Joe is a brilliant photographer who put me at ease throughout the shoot. One thing I loved about it was him asking me questions to get my natural reactions, which captured my emotions perfectly. Would recommend!

Ermis Errikos
Alena & Angel
Joe is friendly and an easy-going person. Managed to take the pressure off on the Big Day. Made some great pictures on our wedding. Thank you for putting up with all our needs.

Alena & Angel

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