Fine Art Portrait Photography Experience, (for individuals, couples, families and their children)

Since 1863 photographers having been taking portraits of their clients. Fine Art Portraiture Photography is a style of inspiring photography where the photographer acts as an artist, with the produced images showcasing their creative expression.

With the images produced often pushing the boundaries of the subject’s imagination, and the fine art photographs creating stunning masterpieces that are dramatically different from the traditional portrait.

My Boutique Fine Art Portrait experiences aim to be exactly this, individually tailored fine art prints for individuals, couples and their families looking for something different, which will be treasured and transcend time.

Bespoke Portrait Photography In Derby

Portrait are not just about the face. They are about the setting, the subject’s pose and the message being conveyed? Whether it be, the military officer stood to attention in full uniform. The ballerina dancer reaching out of her photograph with her hand extended, inviting you to take hold of it, the actor in costume in full speech, the painter at their easel or the child growing up.

My boutique photographic portrait sittings are a creative, conceptual experience in which you or your family get to design, create and play the starring role.  I can provide either the more traditional classic styled portrait service or for the more experimental and creative fun loving clients, looking for that something extra special and this is what makes my portraits special. Within a portrait there really does lie time, memories and forgotten tales, which reunite future generations with their past. Whenever someone steps outside of my studio these days having had their photograph taken, I smile and wonder who in a hundred years from now will be holding that signed print in their hands and bringing today alive.

How to find us

My  small studio is easily reached as I am based near Long Eaton on the borders of Derby, Nottingham, and so within easy reach of A52 and junction 25 of the M1.

Stunning Black & White Portraits

For those with a love for Black and White portraits I can also offer you the option of this and this will be discussed at your planning session.

Professional Headshot Photography

Maybe you are simply looking for that no fuss but professional headshot for your business, organisation, website or social media pages or even something a little more creative? Then look no further! These sessions are ideal for actors, models, artists etc. and so for a price that is not going to break the bank whilst still creating and giving you the shots that are relevant and help you stand out contact us today.

What to Expect in your Fine Art Portrait Photoshoot Experience 

Whether your sitting for one of my fine art portrait sessions or for professional headshots, before your portrait session we will meet and plan your session with us and you will have the opportunity to visit the studio or decide on the location. Portrait sessions last between one and three hours depending on the package you choose and you are very welcome to bring a friend with you.  I can provide a make-up artist at an extra charge should you wish this or if you prefer you can do your own or bring a friend to help to help you. I have a wide selection of outfits and accessories and can introduce a fine art fashion element to your portrait should you choose this an imaginative and creative collaborated theme. Alternatively, you can bring your own favourite outfits along. Why not visit our portfolio for some inspiration.

Book Your Fine Art Portrait Today

If you’re looking for something slightly different than your usual portrait, then get in touch today! Available as a bespoke package, the fine art portrait is a chance to portray your own unique message and enjoy being part of a creative expression that will create a stunning photograph. Get in contact today to find out more.

Why not visit our portrait Gallery 

Price On Application

Book Your Portrait or Headshot Photoshoot Today

You can contact me in a number of ways, either by direct message through our Instagram page @Ray Gumbley Photography or our Facebook Ray Gumbley Photography page or email us at

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