Monthly Archives: February 2018


Liz and Colin Rowlands

"Just a note to say how pleased we are with the photos! You've captured us all brilliantly and I can't believe we are all smiling and looking happy in every one! That, of course, was down to you for making it such an enjoyable and fun experience.

Thanks once again"

Liz and Colin


Sean Downey

Portrait of the Downey Family by Hoss

"Just a quick note to say a massive thank you to Hoss for the incredible photos of the family. We had never had a professional take photos of us and would recommend to anyone thinking about it, to take the plunge and go for it, you will not be unhappy with the results. Thanks again Hoss, incredible results that will give us pleasure forever. "

Sean Downey


Book Your Post Wedding Photoshoot

Once we receive your details, we’ll be in touch to arrange a time for your Post Wedding Portrait Session.

Please feel free to call us on 01923 494532 if you have any further questions.


Buy a Post Wedding Photoshoot Voucher

Once we receive your completed voucher purchase details, we will mail out the voucher to the address given.

The recipient may use the voucher towards the purchase of photographs from their photoshoot.

Should you have any questions feel free to give us a call 01923-494532


Buy a Hoss Photography Gift Voucher/Wedding Gift

Once we receive your completed voucher purchase details, we will mail out the voucher to the address given.

The recipient may use the voucher towards the purchase of photographs from their wedding.

Should you have any questions feel free to give us a call 01923-494532

 


Weddings by Hoss

Weddings by Hoss

Congratulations on your upcoming wedding, we would like to be part of your day.

Please complete the form below and we will be in touch with more information about how we can help your day go without a hitch and create for you some fantastic photographs of your special day.


Family Portrait Awards Winners 2017

Here are our regional winners in the Family Portrait Awards competition 2017.   From top to bottom, we have 1st Place to the Williams Family; and 2nd Place to the Amusan Family.

Both families will receive a stunning portrait of their winning entry.

If you'd like the chance to win £1000 in the 2018 National Family Portrait Awards competition, just click on the link below.  You'll be asked for a donation of just £10, and ALL money raised goes towards Cardiac Risk in the Young.


Children’s Portrait Awards Winners 2017

Here are our three  regional winners in the Children's Portrait Awards competition 2017.   From top to bottom, we have 1st Place to  Casey; 2nd Place to Kasey; and 3rd Place to Francesca.

All three will receive a stunning portrait of their winning entry.

If you'd like the chance to win £1000 in the 2018 National Children's Portrait competition, just click on the link below.  You'll be asked for a donation of just £10, and ALL money raised goes towards the Lullaby Trust.


Pet Portrait Awards Winners 2017

Here are our three  regional winners in the Pet Portrait Awards competition 2017.   From top to bottom, we have 1st Place to  Mouse, owned by Michelle Prentice; 2nd Place to Tucker, owned by Stacy Meyer; and 3rd Place to Rocky owned by Nicole Harris.

All three will receive a stunning portrait of their winning entry.

If you'd like the chance to win £1000 in the 2018 National Pet Portrait competition, just click on the link below.  You'll be asked for a donation of just £10, and ALL money raised goes towards the Dogs Trust and Guide Dogs.

 

 


National Portrait Awards

As part of the National Portrait Awards, we are proud to be one of almost eighty professional photographers raising money for charity.

2017 saw the launch of the Family Portrait Awards, in support of Cardiac Risk in the Young; the Children's Portrait Awards in support of the Lullaby Trust; and the Pet Portrait Awards in support of the Dogs trust.  Collectively we helped raise £21,690.00!  This is no mean feat in our first full year, and 2018 promises to be even more successful.

On 5th February this year Hoss Photography attended the first ever Awards ceremony at Notts County Football Club, to hear the announcement for the Regional and overall National winners.  Each category was judged by it's relevant charity.

We're delighted to show you our 2017 winning entrants for Watford and the surrounding area.   First Place in each category wins a 20 x 16" framed portrait of their entry; second place wins a 14 x 11" portrait; and third wins a 10 x 8".

The 2018 National Portrait Awards is now live. If you'd like the chance to win £1000, just click on the link below and we'll be in touch.

 

 


Hoss Photography

Family Portrait Awards Logo

We're looking for families to enter the 'Family Portrait Awards 2018' photography competition
Limited sessions available.

Cardiac Risk in the Young Logo - Family Portrait Awards

Hoss Photography via the Family Portrait Awards Raising funds for Cardiac Risk in the Young

 

For your donation of £10 or more to Cardiac Risk in the Young you will receive:

  • A free family portrait session
  • Free entry into the competition
  • Open to any family of two or more members 
  • Pets welcome
  • A chance to win £1000

Family Portrait Awards

  • To make your donation to Cardiac Risk in the Young and book your appointment for the Family Portrait Awards please select your preferred time and complete the form below.

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  • For your donation of £10 or more to Cardiac Risk in the Young
    you will receive a free family portrait session and entry into the competition.
    It is open to any combination of two or members of your family including pets.
  • To secure the booking in our diary we require a £25 booking deposit to guarantee your session. This is fully refundable at your viewing.

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You will enjoy your time with Hoss, he has captured memories for many families throughout the world but especially in Watford, Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire his hometown. His relaxed manner ensures you will feel comfortable and great stunning pictures will be created. You will have a wide choice of images all lovingly created to show you and your family at its best. Don't forget if you live in Bushey, Hemel Hempstead, Rickmansworth, Edgeware, St Albans, Harpenden, Berkhamstead or Amersham it is only a short to drive to enter the Family Portrait Awards.

Charity Cardiac Risk in the Young

The family Portrait Awards are run Nationally raising lots of funds for charity, Cardiac Risk in the Young. A charity supporting young children at risk of Cardiac Arrest. Family memories are very important and this is your chance to capture those memories and help a very deserving cause. The charity has helped many people in Hertfordshire, we would love to be able to help extend their reach and deliver help to more young children and families affected by the risk of Cardiac Arrest. In Choosing Hoss Photography to capture your family you will also be helping Cardiac Risk in the Young. If your charity would like some help then please let us know as we often give away prizes to help local charities. Contact Us 


Hoss Photography

Children's Portrait Awards by Hoss Photography

We're looking, models, age 0 - 16 years, for the 'Children's Portrait Awards 2018' photography competition
Limited sessions available.

The Lullaby Trust Logo Supported by The Children's Portrait Awards

The Lullaby Trust Logo Supported by The Children's Portrait Awards

 

For your donation of £10 or more to the Lullaby Trust you will receive:

  • A free child portrait session
  • Free entry into the Children's Portrait Award competition
  • Open to boys and girls
  • Siblings welcome
  • A chance to win £1000

Please complete the form and we will then be in touch to arrange your appointment.

Children’s Portrait Awards

  • To make your donation to The Lullaby Trust and book your appointment for the Children's Portrait Awards please select your preferred time and complete the form below.

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  • For your donation of £10 or more to the Lullaby Trust
    you will receive a free child portrait session and entry into the competition.
    It is open to girls and boys and siblings are welcome to be photographed together.
  • To secure the booking in our diary we require a £25 booking deposit to guarantee your session. This is fully refundable at your viewing.

    Price: £ 25.00
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    We operate a strict privacy policy
  • PayPal Acceptance Mark
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Hoss has a way with children, he is able to get them on his side and they actually enjoy the whole experience.  From Abbots Langley, Watford, Hertfordshire his studio has a relaxed atmosphere. His friendly character ensures your children will feel comfortable and enjoy creating fantastic relaxed pictures. You will have a wide choice of images all lovingly created to show you and your children at their best. Don't forget if you live in Bushey, Hemel Hempstead, Rickmansworth, Edgeware, St Albans, Harpenden, Berkhamstead or Amersham it is only a short to drive to enter the Children's Portrait Awards.

The Lullaby Trust

The Children's Portrait Awards are run Nationally raising lots of funds for charity, The Lullaby Trust. A charity that is raising awareness of Suddon Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). Childhood memories are very important and this is your chance to capture those memories and help a very deserving cause. The charity has helped many people in Hertfordshire, we would love to be able to help extend their reach and deliver help to more young children and families affected by Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. In Choosing Hoss Photography to capture your family you will also be helping The Lullaby Trust. If your charity would like some help then please let us know as we often give away prizes to help local charities. Contact Us 


Creating Memories

Professional photography isn't about creating memories.  We all create our own personal, precious memories ourselves.  People, moments, chapters in our life, that become special to us.  New babies; growing families; children leaving home; ageing grandparents; your own children getting married.  So many life affirming experiences - and they all go towards making our memories special. 

As professional photographers Hoss Photography is there to ensure that these amazing memories are recorded and documented in the best way possible so that in years to come you can  revisit them time and time again.

And when the time comes, that you've become a grandparent with a dynasty of your own, wouldn't it be wonderful that you have stunning photographs to pass on to future generations, who will in turn love and cherish your memory.

So while you're racing around in your busy busy lives, feeling the stress of work, taxiing children to endless after school activities, or bemoaning the fact that there simply aren't enough hours in the day - take a moment to reflect on all the good things you have.  

And be sure to remember them well.

 

 


Lia Portraits

Portraits of Lia

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