Hiring a hotel photographer

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

On this blog we like to think we’re pretty good at giving you information and advice on how best to use your shiny new DSLR camera to make the most of your photography. Using the tips we give, you could very easily go around your hotel and get some fantastic shots which you can then… Read more »

The benefits of a hotel virtual tour

Thursday, March 6th, 2014

With so many hotels competing for business, both private and chains, it is important for every hotel to put their best foot forward and stand out from the crowd. It’s also important to make the buying decision an easy one for the potential client and this can be done by taking advantage of technology and… Read more »

Five tips for photography beginners

Monday, January 27th, 2014

Many people start their photography careers late. Having worked in the corporate world for years, they’ve decided that the cut and thrust of the business world is not for them and they’d rather travel the world taking photographs and trying to earn a salary from it. Indeed, this is perfectly possible but for some, the… Read more »

So, who are the Marriott hotel photographers?

Saturday, December 21st, 2013

That’d be us! If you run your own hotel and you want quality photography to help sell your rooms then you need to ensure you hire a company that is trusted by some of the best in the world. Anyone can buy a camera these days, pop up a website and then tout themselves as… Read more »

Hotel Photographers – professional quality can equal more sales

Tuesday, November 19th, 2013

As a hotel owner, you’ve probably already dabbled in a little photography and taken your digital SLR on a tour of the grounds to take some photos and use them in various publicity shots or even your website. You may have been overjoyed with the results and given the quality of digital SLR cameras these… Read more »

Promoting your videos on YouTube

Tuesday, October 29th, 2013

Many hotels have gone to the trouble of creating a lot of excellent photographs of their hotel and their website is adorned with them on every page. They’ve even got videos and virtual walk-throughs and so you’d think that they’ve done everything they can to promote their website. But there’s a lot more to do… Read more »

How powerful is hotel photography and video?

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013

High quality Hotel Photography, Video & Virtual tours are seen by some as an extra or non essential expense – surely a few photos & video won’t make much difference to whether people book rooms or not? We ran the numbers from some influential research; you may be surprised at the results:

How to Go Beyond Selling Rooms

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013

It has become common practice for leading hotels to showcase their property using digital photographs, virtual tours and videos; after all it’s these visual images that help sell rooms online. But how can you go beyond just selling rooms, to selling a proposition; to increasing and retaining brand loyalty and further improving the appearance and… Read more »

Preparation for a Hotel Video Production

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

Preparation for a Hotel Video Production Here are some general preparation notes that most clients find very helpful when planning for the video shoot: 1) Guest Rooms – We usually film these at first thing in the morning or at sunset. The light is usually too harsh at other times of the day. We would… Read more »