You only have a few seconds to pique one’s interest; your photography and video portfolio are vitally important.
Elevating your image
ARCHITECTURAL, LIFESTYLE & DRONE PHOTOGRAPHY
PhotoWeb offer a portfolio of photography styles to showcase your property. The gallery must follow brand guidelines, be enticing and technically excellent.
YouTube is the number one source of hotel search and by 2022, online videos will make up more than 82% of all consumer internet traffic — 15 times higher than it was in 2017. — (Cisco).
Recent years have highlighted the need to be virtually present, and a VR tour will enable the guest to step into your property from the safety and comfort of their home or office.
Since 2011, Hilton’s global brand and eCommerce teams have recommended PhotoWeb to their managed hotels. Each property works closely with their eCommerce Manager in the pursuit of increased business and one of the first proposed recommendations is for the hotel to improve and update their online gallery.
In 2016, Wyndham Hotel Group selected PhotoWeb to complete the largest brand-wide hotel imagery project to date – photography of all 5,200+ properties in the Americas. In conjunction with the project contract, Wyndham also chose to assign PhotoWeb the position of ‘Exclusive Required Photography Vendor’.
G6 Hospitality owns, operates, and franchises more than 1,400 economy lodging locations under the Motel 6 and Studio 6 brands in the United States and Canada and the Hotel 6 brand in India. In 2020, PhotoWeb were contracted to upgrade the Motel 6 photography portfolio with a sixty day deadline from scheduling to delivery.
Vistana design, build, manage and maintain Hyatt Residence Club and Marriott Vacation Resort properties worldwide ensuring the highest quality standards. PhotoWeb have been the preferred photography vendor since 2016 and work with the Vistana team in Florida to update and improve the online galleries and print brochures.
Terrapin currently has 28 hotels in its growing portfolio that extend across 11 states. Senior Vice President Sarah Garcia has been a loyal client to PhotoWeb for over a decade and through three employers: Shamin Hotels, Aimbridge/Interstate and now Terrapin Hospitality.
“We learn’t so much from this project, in terms of preparation, timing, and working around the guests so that they were not disturbed in any way’. The project lasted just over 4 years in total (2008 – 2012) and covered 32 hotels and resorts, two Nile cruisers in Egypt, and a stunning motor vessel in the backwaters of Kerala, India.
One of PhotoWeb’s very first photography projects was for the British Museum in Bloomsbury, London. The project scope involved photographing virtual tours of galleries within the museum including the Great Lobby, Africa Room, Enlightenment Room, Egypt Rooms, Greek Rooms & the World of Alexander.