New Year & New Adventures.

FEB

26

2015

New Year & New Adventures.


Hi Everyone,

It has been a very busy few years and I have so many different photography exsperiences I would like to share with you.

This current website is about to be updated & will feature much more of my commercial photography.

I now have a new wedding....


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An Evening with Boy George & Marc Vedo

MAR

27

2014

An Evening With Boy George & Marc Vedo


Hello guys.

It's been a really fun time of late & only this past Saturday I was lucky enough to be asked to photograph the musical legend that is ''Boy George''
I was approached to photograph George ,who was playing a ''DJ Set'' alongside Marc Vedo.
Marc Vedo, played the....


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Photographing the Perfect Flight

NOV

13

2013

Photographing The Perfect Flight


It's April 2013.

I am receive a phone call from Legendary photographer Erlend Haugen who tells me about a Wingsuit flying attempt that is going to take place in Chamonix.

And how he would like me to help him capture some images for the Wingsuit flyers jumping out of the....


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Music

SEP

21

2013

Music


Always love the mix of music and photography at a wedding.

I also like capturing moments like this.


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Beauty & The Wedding

SEP

21

2013

Beauty & The Wedding


Hello

Just love this picture i captured in Chamonix of the beautiful bride Karla & her husband Alisair.

I am so lucky to get to share these moments with people on the biggest day of there lives.

Cheers

Charlie


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Dance Floor

SEP

19

2013

Dance Floor


Hello Folks

Always a special time in the evening of a wedding.
I guess i am always looking to capture something different.

What do you think of this?

Speak soon

Charlie


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A Moment In Time

SEP

19

2013

A Moment In Time


Hello 

Every year photography seems to be changing.
Especially at weddings.
People are armed to the teeth with Camera's & I Phones and although it is fun i think it can be quite intese for the couple and sometimes professional photographers.
Sometimes it is nice....


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Subzero / Commercial Shoot

SEP

05

2013

Subzero / Commercial Shoot


Hi Guys

As you know i specilize in many areas of photography.

Why?  Because i like variation & i like to move with the seasons and also i have been fortunate to gain photography exsperience in many fields.

Summer i....


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Meet you.

AUG

28

2013

Meet You.


Hi Guys

Sometimes it is not always possible! these days we are all flying around and so busy it can be hard to meet up. But i always try and provide a free pre shoot for all couples that i photograph before their big wedding day.
It helps so much on the pre shoot to just discuss....


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Moon Over Midi

AUG

24

2013

Moon Over Midi


Hi All

I have waited along long time for this photograph.

Finally i caught the moon over the midi.

Hope you are all having a great weekend.

x


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Katie & Steve's Wedding

AUG

20

2013

Katie & Steve's Wedding


Hi Guys

A stunning couple matched with the amazing back drop of Mont Blanc.
Working along side Haute Weddings who plan and organize wonderful weddings all over Europe.
www.hautewedding.co.uk

Here are a few of the piccys.

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Photographing & meeting Sir Richard Branson

AUG

15

2013

Photographing & Meeting Sir Richard Branson


Hi Guys


If you look back on my blog you will see my story about my shoot for Richard Branson Last year.
Anyway here is a picture that my fellow photographer & good friend Erland Haugan Captured.
It really was a magic day. 

The kind of picture i love the....


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A Portrait

AUG

09

2013

A Portrait


One of my great loves in photography is capturing a timeless portrait.
It is not always possible - wrong light, subject and many other things.
However this shot is something i had the pleasure of shooting on a commercial shoot l ast month.

Speak soon

C


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Beach

AUG

06

2013

Beach


This summer has been full of beauitful moments. 
However this is one of my personal favs.
My boy.

Speak soon

And aplogies about the lack of Blogs - will get some recent stuff on soon i promise.
But if you need to see some recent stuff hit my  facebook page....


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Sometimes I photograph parties (Part1)

MAY

15

2013

Sometimes I Photograph Parties (Part1)


Bid of Smithfield is a amazing 4 storey restaurant in London.
Which has just opened to the public.
On it's first week of opening David Cameron ate there and for good reason.
For the chef is Alan Bird - who was the head chef at the Ivy restaurant.
I was asked to do some party....


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Barcelona Wedding

MAY

09

2013

Barcelona Wedding


Last weekend i was in Barcelona photographying a wedding for a wonderful English & Spainsh couple. 
It really was a fantastic wedding and thankfully the weather was perfect, although reports had said it was going to be awful.

Here are a few snaps from the wonderous and....


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Life is a stage

MAY

08

2013

Life Is A Stage


I was asked to photograph some very talented actors recently.

Here is one photograph i really like from the sessions.

''LIFE IS A STAGE''

speak soon and i hope you are all doing well.


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Night & Narnia

APR

08

2013

Night & Narnia


I was recently photograpyhing an event in Sallbach Austria.
After coming down the mountain i spotted this beautiful setting.
Winter at it's finest.

X


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3 + 4 little Birds.

MAR

27

2013

3 + 4 Little Birds.


I photographed this picture a few days ago.

The Choucas! It's playful spirit and high mountain charactor is always there in the higher ranges of the Chamonix valley.

I photographed this scene from....


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The Playground

FEB

24

2013

The Playground


Hey hey

I took this picture of the Mont Blanc range last septmember. 

To me this area is a world in itself.

So vast, beautiful and special.

I feel lucky to have spent the time i have in this amazing part of europe.

Speak soon

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DBX Light Years Shoot.

FEB

19

2013

DBX Light Years Shoot.


Had the pleasure of photographying & flming a music video for www.motionpicturehouse.com 
I am now doing lots of creative work with this award winning agency in Soho and it was through this that i came to help out on the filming of a new music act called DBX

DBX hail from....


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Amazon Creek Promotional Video

FEB

18

2013

Amazon Creek Promotional Video


Hello Gang

How are you all? 

January has been so full on and super exciting.

I have been working closely with the Luxery Chalet Company - Amazon Creek.

This company have been based in Chamonix for over ten years and....


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Katy & Martin / Winter Wedding

DEC

24

2012

Katy & Martin / Winter Wedding


Katy & Martin

A fantastic wedding in the french alps in the town of Chamonix. The date was the 22nd December 2012 and it is a wedding i will never forget for all the most fantastic reasons.
I guess what always sticks in your mind in the visual nature of my job.
The bride....


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Garden

NOV

05

2012

Garden


Being based between the UK & France is a really nice contrast for photography.
Intresting things can be found in the most normal surroundings.....
Well thats the way is see the world.
Here a few images from my garden in the UK. On a damp and cold monday morning!

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Chateau Du Ludaix

OCT

09

2012

Chateau Du Ludaix


Bonjour

Travel is in my blood and i think is strongly linked to my photography work.
When i was in my teens i used to watch a lot of video's by the dutch photographer Anton Corbijn who is the man behind many of the music videos of Depeche Mode, U2, Nirvana and many more.
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Powderama

SEP

15

2012

Powderama


Hello Hello! 

This blog is from a intresting shoot for the ski coaching genius of Powderama.
I have i guess been involved in the ski industry for 15 years now and it is true to say that one of my passions is Snow Sport photography.
What i love about skiing is that you are....


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Montreux & Lana del Ray

SEP

14

2012

Montreux & Lana Del Ray


It has been a cracking summer and here is a little blog about the Montreux Jazz festival...

What a place the Montreux area is! 
The land of snow capped vistas and wonderful lakeside panoramas.
I had a fantastic time photographing the festival for one day back in August.....


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Photographing Sir Richard Branson & Royalty

SEP

07

2012

Photographing Sir Richard Branson & Royalty


Hi Guys,

Where do I start? 

It began with a phone call from Adventure Base asking me if I was free to photograph Sir Richard Branson climbing Mont Blanc......from a helicopter...... YES!!
The climb Richard Branson was undertaking with the help of Dream Guides was for....


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Butterfly

AUG

19

2012

Butterfly


Hello Hello Hello

 

I have so much to blog about but not really the time.

 

Still here is a little story about me, my son & a butterfly

 

It was the summer 2010....


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Marrying A Giant.

JUL

02

2012

Marrying A Giant.


This summer is proving to be a classic.

It was last year when i received a phone call from Amanda. 
She told me she was planning to get married in a field to a Giant. I said "great, i have always liked fairy tales"!
She asked if i was based in Chamonix, and i explained that....


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Mr & Mrs Rowledge

JUN

19

2012

Mr & Mrs Rowledge


Hey Guys.

Still catching up.

What a day and what a exsperience and how much fun can you fit into one day. 
The venue the Chambre Neuf. The Band the Juggernaut of Rock. The marrige of Dawn & Ian and inspiring and wonderful couple who live in Chamonix Mont Blanc.
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Photographing Howard Marks AKA Mr Nice

APR

17

2012

Photographing Howard Marks AKA Mr Nice


Oh what a NICE day.

Sometimes life is full of surprises and this particular day last weekend was full of them.

It was a saturday afternoon when I sat down to watch the film ''MR NICE'' starring Rhys Ifans
Halfway into watching the film i got a phone call from a friend....


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Winter Wedding

APR

07

2012

Winter Wedding


Playing catch up on Blogs.


This winter has been packed full of wonderful opportunities and many of them came from being on the mountain and being caught in some high altitude action. 
However on this particular day in January. I was able to photograph the wedding of a....


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Pre wedding Shoot

JAN

27

2012

Pre Wedding Shoot


Happy New Year

I really enjoy meeting people, and especially when it is before the build up to a big wedding day. With all wedding couples that i photograph, i always include in all my packages a free consultation and photo shoot. This enables the couple to not only get used to being....


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you are the pro

DEC

28

2011

You Are The Pro


Happy Holidays everyone.

So it is with great excitment that i announce on my own website that i am launching a new photography product to the Chamonix Valley and the world ha ha. The product is called you are the pro and here are the details about the pakages i offer. And my new....


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Cervinia

DEC

12

2011

Cervinia


So have you missed me? 

I know i am miles behind on blogs and posts but i would rather be out snapping than writing..........
And due to a mad, crazy summer and a lot of work i am now playing catch up on blogs etc.
However i really wanted to put this blog up because i was....


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Biking Project

SEP

10

2011

Biking Project


Hello My Lovelies

It was a very exciting challenge to be asked by a very talented writer called Tom Wilson North & Angus Paterson to contribute to a new book they are currently writing about mountain biking in Chamonix.
Here are some of the photos.

Enjoy

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Simon & Joanna's Lakes Wedding

SEP

10

2011

Simon & Joanna's Lakes Wedding


All you need is love sang the beatles............
And i think this is how Simon & Joanna must have felt on there happy day in the lake District. Simon approached me last year in Chamonix where through a friend, he asked if i would be intrested in photographying his wedding in the lake....


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Winning A Patagonia Scholarship

AUG

27

2011

Winning A Patagonia Scholarship


Hello Friends,

I have been wanting to write this blog for nearly 9 months now to document  just what a amazing experience i had thanks to the amazing team of www.chamonixadventurefilmfestival.com.

Cutting a long story short, essentially i saw an advert about the Chamonix....


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Wedding In Lake Garda

JUL

31

2011

Wedding In Lake Garda


A perfect setting for the Ollie & Hiedi in the stunning location of Lake Garda. 
The back drop and the atomsphere was soaked in by every guest, who were lucky enough to
be invited the this breath taking Destination.
Lake Garda is a mere 4 hour drive from Chamonix so a....


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Andy & Charlotte's wedding in Annecy

MAY

28

2011

Andy & Charlotte's Wedding In Annecy


Now this really was something very special in terms of location, views and romance. Annecy has always been one of my favorite locations in the Haute Savoie so when Charlotte told me that the church was in fact on the edge of Annecy lake in the small town of Talloires i was very excited.
In....


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Simon & Emma Bradbury

MAY

21

2011

Simon & Emma Bradbury


The day starts with me waking up in Burton on Trent and heading to Simon's house where togther we then set off to visit the church and reception venue; usually i visit these places the day before the wedding but in this case i had to wait until the morning of the wedding as the venue was not....


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All Mountain Performance

MAY

08

2011

All Mountain Performance


Hello Darling's

Sometime in the middle of last summer i bumped into the director of All Mountain Perfromance Mark Gear. 
Mark had said that he really wanted to get some Photos for his website showing him and his Ski instructor partner Simon Halliwell doing what they teach....


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Anne & Eric's Wedding In Chamonix

APR

30

2011

Anne & Eric's Wedding In Chamonix


The day began with cloud and the suggestion that maybe the weather would not be great. 
I first met Ann and Eric in March when they had travelled  to Chamonix from Paris to organize their big wedding in the mountain's of Chamonix.
The lovely couple exchanged vow's at the Marie's....


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John & Tara's Wedding @ 3,842 meters

APR

10

2011

John & Tara's Wedding @ 3,842 Meters


This really was an unusual phone call. 
It began with the question ''would you be available to photograph a wedding on top of the Auguille du midi?''.
Now, the Auguille Du Midi is a place that is very well known to myself having been a resident of Chamonix Mont Blanc for nearly 13....


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Photos For Cooler Magazine

APR

07

2011

Photos For Cooler Magazine


Hi Peeps

Just a little update about a photo shoot i did for Chamonix Based Snowboarding company Blue Mile Sports.
I spent the day out snowboarding with Kieran the snowboarding guru based in Chamonix Mont Blanc.
I spent the shoot trying to capture Kieran in his element,....


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New Look Website & Winter Views

APR

04

2011

New Look Website & Winter Views


Hello all,

I know, I know, it's been awhile... Did you miss me? Well, it's has been a really great season and infact its been so full on i do not know really where to start.

However, welcome to my new website and the new look Charlie Davies Photography.com.
2011 Has....


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Cooler Magazine

JAN

14

2011

Cooler Magazine


January has started with a bang and a nice project with a great snowboarding company called blue mile sports who are based in Chamonix. Run by advanced snowboard coach Kieran MacDonald Sharp (coach to UK Westbeach professional snowboard team) he can take you yo the best snowboarding places to....


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Sheffield University Ball

DEC

14

2010

Sheffield University Ball


I was recently contacted by one of the social secretaries of Sheffield University who had seen my pictures Online and wanted me to come and photograph the students Annual Christmas ball. I was flattered to be asked and really enjoyed snapping away at this event and also enjoyed seeing the....


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Vert Hotel Shoot

SEP

22

2010

Vert Hotel Shoot


This summer I have been working closely with a very cool hotel in the Chamonix Valley called the Vert Hotel. The Vert is a place that really does capture the essence of what Chamonix is in terms of the fact that the hotel is always pushing to create diverse musical events, parties and has....


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High Hopes, We Did It!

JUN

11

2010

High Hopes, We Did It!


I moved back to Chamonix in 2006, talked into returning to the valley by a good friend who wanted me to run his chalet. I had been doing winter seasons in Chamonix since 1998 and had also done a few seasons in Canada and Austria and Switzerland. After a year back in the U.K in the the....


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Eco-Expo

MAY

05

2010

Eco-Expo


The sun shone yesterday on Chamonix’s first Eco-Expo, as if to remind us what an amazing place we live in! Living somewhere like Chamonix it is easy to be inspired by nature; every time we look up we are surrounded by snow capped peaks and amazing scenery. Whether skiing in winter or hiking....


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High Hopes Charity Climb & Snowboard For Great Ormond Street Hospital

APR

16

2010

High Hopes Charity Climb & Snowboard For Great Ormond Street Hospital


For many years Charlie Davies Photography has been thinking of a way to raise money for my favorite Charity Great Ormond Street childrens Hospital. And finally the idear came to me a few weeks ago, my plan is to climb Mont Blanc and in the process try and raise as much money for doing this.....


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Feb 26, 2015

New Year & New Adventures.


Hi Everyone, It has been a very busy few years and I have so many different photography exsperiences I would like to share with you. This current website...


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A Little About Me


Living in Chamonix Mont Blanc and working throughout Europe on a freelance basis I am happy to work on big and small photography projects in a whole range of disciplines including; weddings, portraits, interiors and exteriors.

If you need a photographer for a personal or commercial project who can offer you an excellent high quality service at a good rate then don't hesitate to contact me.

Contact Me


Email:

info@charliedaviesphotography.com


Phone:

+44 (0)7909 442391

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