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Username: Lumiere ID: 125762 Name: NEW BANANA REPUBLIC
NEW BANANA REPUBLIC
Country: United Kingdom
Region: Glasgow
City: GLASGOW
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LuciferFallen recommends Lumiere
Added by LuciferFallen on 04 May 2014, shoot arranged for May 2014

My first test shoot with Michael went amazingly well, he is a truly lovely guy and a pleasure to work with. He was also really professional and I feel we created some really stunning images. I can't wait to work with him again :)
Danielle1994 recommends Lumiere
Added by Danielle1994 on 07 February 2014, shoot arranged for December 2013

I had the pleasure of meeting this wonderful photographer on the 13th December 2013, Although very nervous upon arrival I was made to feel very comfortable after only a few minutes until the finish of our shoot.

I tried numerous styles of modelling. It was a wonderful experience and really hope to be photographed by this photographer again in the near future.

He is a great person, very patient and wonderful host and my photos are incredible. I highly recommend Michael to every model out there x
Hezer recommends Lumiere
Added by Hezer on 08 September 2013, shoot arranged for September 2013

There was good communication before and during my shoot with Michael. He collected me from the bus stop which is just a minute away from his studio. He gave good direction when needed during shoot, and kept me moving. He also gave me good advice about modelling since I am fairly new to scene. Would recommend to anyone thinking of working with him. Thanks for good shoot Michael and I look forward to seeing all of end results :)
amanda_louise recommends Lumiere
Added by amanda_louise on 03 August 2013, shoot arranged for July 2013

i had a shoot with Michael in July and i must say i am very much pleased with the photos he was such a gentleman made me feel really comfortable, we had a laugh and i just felt very much at ease, the photos are fantastic and he gave me great advise on different poses etc. i would highly commend any model to Michael and i am looking forward to our next shoot thank you Michael xx
bonnieb recommends Lumiere
Added by bonnieb on 09 July 2013, shoot arranged for July 2013

I had the pleasure of meeting this wonderful photographer on the 6th july, i was very comfortable from start to finish of the shoot , i tried a lot of new styles of modelling and really hope to be photographed by this photographer again in the near future . I had lunch with him which he cooked and saw to my every need as in making tea . He is a great person and in do highly recommend x
lil_chloe recommends Lumiere
Added by lil_chloe on 19 May 2013, shoot arranged for May 2013

I worked with Michael on friday the 17th and must admit Michael has been the best photographer I have had
the pleasure of working with, He made me feel at home and very comfortable as well as bringing me out my shell. Made ma a fantastic home made salad and treated me with the utter most respect look forward to working with him again and would highly recommend to any model especially new models as he is just a lovely person and great photographer.:) x
Morgaan recommends Lumiere
Added by Morgaan on 14 April 2013, shoot arranged for April 2013

I had a shoot with Michael yesterday. Michael is a very professional man with lots of experience in photography, he is also very helpful in giving new tips and advice for models The images produced are fantastic and we are currently discussing working together again in the near future. Michael made me feel very at home made me a lovely lunch too, he was also very well organised before and throughout the shoot.
Models if Michael approaches you to do a shoot then Id take the chance to work with him.
BonnieScot recommends Lumiere
Added by BonnieScot on 13 April 2013, shoot arranged for April 2013

I had a most enjoyable shoot with Michael at his home studio. I was treated with respect and consideration at all times and we created some fantastic images. I look forward to working with him again in the near future.
ecosse1 recommends Lumiere
Added by ecosse1 on 10 February 2013, shoot arranged for February 2013

Just wanted to say a big thanks to you Michael for giving me the opportunity to shoot a model at you great studio and for giving me pointer on the lighting set up. I had a great shoot and enjoyed chatting to you about your wealth of photographic experience. I hope to catch up with you again. Once again thanks, it's was very much appreciated.

Stewart :)
WikkyK recommends Lumiere
Added by WikkyK on 28 December 2012, shoot arranged for December 2012

Michael is an excellent photographer . He made me feel perfectly at home, very easy to work with him, a good man had no problems . He make to me great lunch. His home studio was the perfect environment for the shoot with a separate room to change . I hope to work with him again in the near future!
Franka recommends Lumiere
Added by Franka on 19 December 2012, shoot arranged for December 2012

I was asked not to write a dissertation, so here we are:
I had a fabulous shoot with Michael on 16-17/12/2012 in his well-equipped home studio.
He’s a lovely person and a very passionate photographer; very professional, reliable and friendly.
He’s full of original, fun ideas and made me feel very at ease and relaxed throughout the shoot, which produced some stunning images.
He is brilliant at directing and letting you move from pose to pose and knows exactly what he is looking for in an image.
He really looked after me all the way through the shoot; kept me fed and watered and was kind enough to let me use his spare room for the night.
I would recommend Michael to all and certainly would work with him again :-) Thank you. Franka
gilliansarah recommends Lumiere
Added by gilliansarah on 06 December 2012, shoot arranged for December 2012

Michael is an excellent photographer who captured some astounding images on the day. He made me feel perfectly at home from the moment I arrived. He even cooked me lunch. His home studio was the perfect environment for the shoot with a separate room to change in and get organised. he knew exactly what kind of images he wanted which made it a lot easier for me. I hope to work with him again in the near future!
Sophia_ava recommends Lumiere
Added by Sophia_ava on 28 November 2012, shoot arranged for November 2012

It was an absolute pleasure to meet lumiere as well as work with him. He's a brilliant person and could happily say he's the best photographer I've worked with. Lumiere has produced beautiful work, and I have been stunned with the outcome off all my images.

Lumiere made me feel very comfortable infront of the camera, he's a very friendly and polite person with a brilliant personality. I would definately recommend any one work with lumiere.

Fantastic man.

Sophia-Ava
glasgowglamourgirl recommends Lumiere
Added by glasgowglamourgirl on 26 September 2012, shoot arranged for September 2012

Would highly recommend Micheal a brilliant photographer who is very friendly yet professional. Gave me lots of great advice and made me feel very welcomed and comfortable on the day. Love the images aswell :) Gemma x
kexin recommends Lumiere
Added by kexin on 26 July 2012, shoot arranged for July 2012

Michael is a really nice guy and a wonderful photographer. It was my very first proper shoot as a model and he made me feel really welcome and my nerves were gone!
He gave good advice on posing and how to present myself in front of the camera.
We had the shoot at his home in Kilacolm and he was a great host too, making sure that the MUA and I were comfortable and well looked after!
erikarainbows123 recommends Lumiere
Added by erikarainbows123 on 07 May 2011, shoot arranged for May 2011

Michael is a very professional photographer and I had a very nice time. We had lots of food and I think the photos from the shoot are the best ones I have got so far! He made me feel very welcome and relaxed I had a really fun time!
w3ndee recommends Lumiere
Added by w3ndee on 13 March 2011, shoot arranged for March 2011

Michael is a great photographer!
Even tho we had only a short shooting time, but I guess he did a good job!
I love his photos

Wendy xx
serenachan recommends Lumiere
Added by serenachan on 18 October 2010, shoot arranged for June 2010

Michael is a nice and professional photographer.
And i did enjoy shooting with Michael.
Thank you very much.
Erinx recommends Lumiere
Added by Erinx on 09 August 2010, shoot arranged for July 2010

Had the pleasure to work with Latitude52. Although it was a short shoot we still managed to create some great work. Brilliant photographer, highly recommended. Really looking forward to see the final edited images. Thank you!
yorkshiremummy recommends Lumiere
Added by yorkshiremummy on 21 July 2010, shoot arranged for July 2010

had a great shoot with micheal, he has lots of great ideas and is a great laugh at the same time as being very professional in his work. would definitely recommend him to anyone thinking of working with him :) thanks micheal x
RubyRosetta recommends Lumiere
Added by RubyRosetta on 08 July 2010, shoot arranged for July 2010

Had a great shoot with Michael...he was a fab host and kept me well fed :). He was a funny and interesting person and gave me great direction. He has already provided me with a gorgeous new main image. Definitely recommended :)
Brook88 recommends Lumiere
Added by Brook88 on 16 May 2010, shoot arranged for January 2005

michael is an amazing photographer who i have had the joy to work with on a few occasions, he always produces excellent standards of work i would highly recommend him.
allegra recommends Lumiere
Added by allegra on 10 November 2009, shoot arranged for September 2009

Would recommend Michael without reservation - an easy going photographer who creates really beautiful work - Allegra
gin_and_tonic recommends Lumiere
Added by gin_and_tonic on 15 October 2009, shoot arranged for October 2009

Had a shoot with Michael today. He is a very professional, friendly character who gives good direction and helpful advice. I look forward to seeing the images and working with him again.
ArtemisFauna recommends Lumiere
Added by ArtemisFauna on 06 September 2009, shoot arranged for September 2009

I was very lucky to have my first ever shoot with Michael. A very understanding and kind person full of great ideas and wonderful settings to take his photos in. I hope to work with him in the future. Thankyou :)
Lynz78 recommends Lumiere
Added by Lynz78 on 29 March 2009, shoot arranged for May 2003

Worked with Michael a very long time ago, but had a brilliant time. He has some great ideas and is easy going and if your nice to him he may supply you with chocolate!
KellyMariex recommends Lumiere
Added by KellyMariex on 29 March 2009, shoot arranged for March 2009

It's good to find a photographer that knows what he's looking for in his photos. He gave me good direction and I thoroughly enjoyed working with him. Excited to see the end results. I'd definately recommend.
zillahjb recommends Lumiere
Added by zillahjb on 07 March 2009, shoot arranged for March 2009

realy amazing work :)
RedCelt recommends Lumiere
Added by RedCelt on 24 February 2009, shoot arranged for December 2008

Have shot with Michael many times. He is an ingenious photographer and comes highly recommended!
LouiseMay recommends Lumiere
Added by LouiseMay on 24 February 2009, shoot arranged for February 2009

a great friendly photographer who was friendly proffesional and welcoming.
micheal was very helpful and keen to help out when needed. he is clearly very is skilled at artisitc photography and his work stands out far from rivals. Definately worth shooting with comes very reccomended.
Yan1987 recommends Lumiere
Added by Yan1987 on 22 February 2009, shoot arranged for February 2009

haha~just come back from plymouth have had two lovely days shooting with him...
he is like Disney , making a lot of laugh.
anyway, what ever he is like I have to admit that he is a fantastic photoghapher
looking forward the next shoot in March with him
Yu18 recommends Lumiere
Added by Yu18 on 12 November 2008, shoot arranged for October 2008

An absolute pleasure and honour to work with Michael. A true gentleman, well mannered and extremely talented professional photographer.
A very welcome, relaxing ,safe environment. Well worth the distance travelled and time taken.
Jade
kateeldridgepace recommends Lumiere
Added by kateeldridgepace on 29 July 2008
I was lucky enough to have shot on location with Michael today, he is not only a talented photographer but also made me feel at ease with doing the shoot. Wonderful, thouroughly enjoyable day and look forward to working with him again. Thankyou
TheRedDoveProject recommends Lumiere
Added by TheRedDoveProject on 21 July 2008
Happy to declare that I have been fortunate enough to have been "captured" by Michael! As with all professional photographers I have learned that pushing myself was worth the effort! Awesome is the only adaquate word !!!!
Sezza1 recommends Lumiere
Added by Sezza1 on 25 June 2008
I had the pleasure of shooting on location with Michael this morning. Not only is he an extremely talented photgrapher, he is one of the nicest people i have met. A throughly enjoyable shoot which produced some excellent results. Look forward to the
wmurphyfive recommends Lumiere
Added by wmurphyfive on 16 May 2008
Michael is a great photographer. He definitely knows how to use a camera. Highly recommended.
zoemua recommends Lumiere
Added by zoemua on 01 May 2008
an exceptional photographer, pleasure to work with, his work is a inspiration.
xhannahxbanana recommends Lumiere
Added by xhannahxbanana on 26 April 2008
It was so great working with michael. He's an amazing photographer and such a fun person to work with. Loved every minute =)
PrincessAbby recommends Lumiere
Added by PrincessAbby on 10 January 2008
I had the most amazing day and the photos are amazing...lovely to work with!!!!