Local photographer and owner of leading commercial photography business MarketingShotz, Rob Hill has been named “Fashion Photographer of the Year 2017” by the Societies of Photographers.
The Societies of Photographers are a group of organisations incorporating all aspects of photography from commercial to fashion and more. Membership is open to full-time professionals, semi-professionals and serious enthusiasts. They run a monthly competition for members and, each year at their prestigious annual convention, they select the best image in each category as the winner, bestowing the title ‘Photographer
MarketingShotz is a trading name of The Hill Organization Ltd. – Registered in England and Wales No. 10070660
of the Year’ on the author.
Commenting on Rob’s winning image, Head of Judging, Terrie Jones said “The Societies has a broad membership and Rob was up against some of the world’s most renowned photographers in this hard-fought category. Rob’s image is a true fashion shot and could grace the cover of any fashion magazine. The beautiful lighting, styling and model selection made this image a winner in the judge’s eyes. It is a simple, yet well executed, concept.”
Rob Hill added, “While MarketingShotz is primarily a commercial / product photography business, this award demonstrates our ability to ‘go beyond the norm’ and deliver awardwinning images across a variety of disciplines. Incorporating models into their promotional photography is a great way for local businesses to better connect with their audiences. We are very proud to have received this award from The Societies.”