Freelance profile

Phil Pickin

Former Rolls Royce photographer writing for print and online publication. Areas as diverse as the environment, the waterways, wildlife and the NHS.

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Contact details:

Street: Keepers Cottage, Acton Scott,
Town: Church Stretton
Postcode: SY6 6QN
Region/nation: West Midlands
Country: United Kingdom
Also find me on: Google+TwitterFlickr
Mobile: 07802 511556


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PhotographerRates: Photography
Feature writerRates: Print media
Online journalismRates: Online/writing
Public RelationsRates: PR
Electronic publishingRates: Online/editing
DTP skillRates: Print media
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  • Environment and conservation
  • Leisure and hobbies
  • Transport
  • Leisure and hobbies
  • Media
  • Gardening and horticulture
  • Technology
  • Business and commerce
  • Videographer
  • Travel/tourism

Major clients:

  • AE Morgan Publications Ltd
  • Warners Publishing
  • Mortons Publishing
  • CSL Publictions LTD
  • RBI

Profile last updated: 2014-11-01 16:27:29

Extra information:

I’m a freelance photographer and journalist based in Shropshire covering assignments in both surrounding areas and nationally. My stock image library is available under my name via Alamy.

I cover a wide range of subjects including the inland waterways, wildlife and the environment, health and technology. This work is published mainly in consumer titles including - Boat Mart, All at Sea, Sportsboat, Towpath Talk, Canals and Rivers, Caravan, Motorhome, and Camping Mart, Tastes of Britain, Collect it!, Furniture & Cabinet Maker. I have also had work published in business titles such as IBI and Boating Business.

Publishers include the River Publishing, the FT, Reed, Warners, AE Morgan, Mortons, Mercator and CSL. Commercial clients include the Environment Agency, ERF and Rolls Royce to name but a few.


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Mooring rope. © Phil PIckin © Phil Pickin Mooring rope. © Phil PIckin
Viewing a narrowboat from a different angle.
Blossom and butter cups. © Phil Pickin © Phil Pickin Blossom and butter cups. © Phil Pickin
Spring in the orchard.
Misty dawn. © Phil Pickin © Phil Pickin Misty dawn. © Phil Pickin
Dawn looking towards the Wrekin in Shropshire