James Alderson; Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast Cancer Awareness Month Launch

I was recently asked by Breast Cancer Haven to photograph their launch event for this years Breast Cancer Awareness Month. “Breast Night of Comedy” took place at The Mayflower Theatre in Southampton, hosted by James Alderson. The great line up of comedians included Sam Fraser (BBC Solent), Jonny Awsum (Britain’s…

Summer Wine Tasting at Hotel Terravina

I was recently asked to work with Hotel Terravina to photograph a quite wonderful summer wine tasting evening. Their sold out Wine Taster evening with Head Sommelier Andrea, was in full flow, sharing his incredible knowledge & passion for great wine – their guests had a fabulous time, chatting and…

Thomas Lord

The Thomas Lord – West Meon

A GREAT PLACE TO EAT, DRINK & RELAX If you’re looking for a great place to eat, drink and relax, the The Thomas Lord is perfect. This beautifully restored traditional village pub. Offering a wide range of real ales and a menu full of mouth-watering meals, seven days a week….

Charity Abseil

Charity Abseil on the Spinnaker Tower

.   On Sunday 4 June thrill-seekers completed a Charity Abseil. From a platform on the side of Emirates Spinnaker Tower, they got to ‘enjoy’ breath-taking views of Portsmouth Harbour, the city and the Solent. As they made their descent down this iconic building, friends, family and shoppers alike cheered…

Conrad Manning

Conrad Manning Racing – Southampton Sailing Week

This year I’ve been working with Conrad Manning, a young sailor from Gosport. Conrad is working towards his goal of sailing around the world in the 2020 Vendee Globe Yacht Race. Conrad is looking for sponsors and marine engineering colleges to join him on this amazing journey. We recently did a…

Farmers Choice

On the Farm with Farmers Choice – Online Farmers Market

    I have recently been working with an online farmers market based in Segensworth, called ‘Farmers Choice’. They were looking to refresh the images on their website and marketing literature. They wanted to highlight the fact that the majority of there produce is sourced from the local area. For…

Gift Certificate

Natalie & Ed Gift Certificate

Natalie contacted me back in January to book a family portrait session. She had received a Dave Dodge Photography Gift Certificate as a Christmas Present. The certificates were bought as part of my offer that also included a free photo session. We arranged a suitable date for Natalie to bring…

Grand Café - SPA

S.P.A. Networking Event – Grand Café

Grand Café, situated in the historic South Western House, was the venue for the March networking meeting of the Southampton Property Association. The SPA began in 1948 as Southampton and District Auctioneers Valuers and Estate Agents Association (SAVE). It was predominantly residentially focused and took on a policing role, to…

Major Kate Philp

Silk Bow Events Charity Launch

I was recently contacted by Silk Bow Events to photograph their charity launch evening at the luxury country hotel ‘Limewood’, near Lyndhurst in the New Forest. The event saw an appearance by ‘Bernie’ the Rooster, Silk Bow Events Mascot. Countess Mountbatten House is a special place where people with life limiting…

Beach Photo Session

One thing I love about my portrait photo sessions are the fact that they can be done practically anywhere. This week I had arranged to meet up with clients for a beach photo session. The plan was to have some fun with kids on the beach and get some shots…