Music Photography

Music Artist Photography has been a passion of Essay Photography for the last 30 years and have had the pleasure of photographing some Iconic legends during this time.

Professional Photography for music artists for use on PR and album covers. We provide images in studio, on location and live including video.

We also love to work with local and upcoming artists too to give them a leg up so to speak and below are some samples of recent times.

The Waterboys

Professional Music Photographer

Waterboys in Concert with a couple of images from “Brother John” and Mike Scott at the Pairc Festival in Birmingham

Music Artist Photographer

Solihull Summer Fest 2023 - 2022 -2021


It is a delight to photograph live gigs  and even better when its in your home town of Solihull


Headliner on Saturday was Lisa Stansfield also a few images of 

  • Pixie Lott 
  • Sophie Ellis Bexter
  • Odessey
  • Aswad
Concert Photographer
Concert Photography
Music Group Photographer
Photographer of Music Stars
Music Photographer
Music Photographer


Billy Ocean performed as Headline Act – Ever the most professional and awesome performance along with

  • Kool and the Gang
  • Belinda Carslile
  • The Real Thing
With Bad Manners and DR & The Medics
Billy Ocean
Photographer of music
Live music photographer
Music Photographer


Tony Hadley Performed as Headliner – a fabulous performance along with

  • ABC
  • Kim Wilde
  • From the Jam
  • Nik Kershaw
  • KillGlass
You can’t beat a live performance!
West Midlands Music Photographer
Birmingham Music Photographer
Professional Music Photography
Music Photographer
West Midlands Professional Music Photographer

Some Of our recent shoots with Music Artists


Hannah Aldridge is the true essence of Americana, whose musical pedigree precedes her and speaks for itself. She is the daughter of Walt Aldridge, one of the most prolific songwriters of the modern musical era. Hannah is rapidly carving out her own niche, style and loyal following.

Brooks Williams is a soulful fingerpicker, slide guitarist, songwriter and singer celebrating 30 years since the release of his 1st album. “At the top of his game,” says Blues In Britain

Britpop Band from the midlands – completed many shoots with these guys and filmed & produced 8 Videos including:

Where do you Begin?

You Gave

Finding my Way

You will Find Kev Playing with his Band and his acoustics sets around the West Midlands

Images from Janet Devlin singing live in Birmingham. Janet has a distinctive voice that is so recognisable as her.

The Northern Irish musician is famous for het time on X-Factor and now she is creating music, poetry and vlogs.

Nathan Carter

Gig Photographer
Concert Photographer

“Music was my first love and it will be my last Music of the future and music of the past to live without my music would be impossible to do, but in this world of trouble my music pulls me through.”        John Miles

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