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Taking Pictures

(18 reviews)
Reading, RG1
42 hires on Bidvine
18 reviews
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About Taking Pictures

I am fortunate enough to be based in both London and the west country, near Bath and with many years professional experience, you can be sure that I will efficiently carry out your assignments to the highest standards. I work in just about every area of professional photography and video, from advertising and corporate events through to commercial, public relations and real estate, from sports and live events, to weddings and other family occasions. But what really fires me up is working with our clients to develop new ideas and marketing strategies that will help their business grow. I pride myself on working with our clients, rather than working for them.



18 reviews
Commercial Photography
Tamara v.'s review on Sep 01, 2018

It was a pleasure working with Mervyn and all his glowing reviews truly do him justice. I too was very happy with his professional, and easy going attitude and the beautiful shots he produced. He was accommodating and focused and got the job done quickly and efficiently. I will definitely be contacting him again for future work.

Commercial Photography
Paul B.'s review on Jul 09, 2018

Mervyn delivered the all round flexibility, compatibility and pricing that we were looking for.

Event Photography
William b.'s review on Jun 20, 2018

I 100% recommend using Mervyn. He is professional, polite and a pleasure to work with. Communication and liasion were what you would expect. The pictures are perfect even though they were taken in particularly bad conditions. I would give 10 stars if i could!

Event Photography
Joe B.'s review on Jun 05, 2018

Hired Mervyn on short notice yet he was very flexible as to what can be done on the day. He was always accommodating of any photos we wanted taken, photos came out looking great and only made me wanting to have more taken! With new GDPR regulations, Mervyn was very helpful with helping us comply, avoiding certain people and writing an agreement for the usage of photos. We received all the photos the next day with no surprises or add-ons Overall, was a pleasure to work with Mervyn and I would recommend him to anyone else. Event we held was an awards ceremony.

Event Videography
Marjory G.'s review on May 18, 2018

Melvyn was very professional video my father in law funeral done a great job . He also provide me with extra copies of the DVD 3 months after .

Reply from Mervyn Clingan from Taking Pictures
Jun 05, 2018

It was a pleasure meeting Marjory and her family and being part of their day.

Event Photography
Seth S.'s review on Apr 22, 2018
Reply from Mervyn Clingan from Taking Pictures
Jun 05, 2018

It was an privilege to record the day for the family of obviously a great and well loved man. good communications regarding what was required.

Commercial Photography
Fiona J.'s review on Mar 02, 2018

'Top Notch' is right. Mervyn has been great to work with and the results were perfect! We will definitely be working together again and, I hope, for a long while to come.

Reply from Mervyn Clingan from Taking Pictures
Jun 05, 2018

it was a pleasure to work with Fiona and I hope to work with her again soon

Wedding Videography
Charlotte D.'s review on Feb 05, 2018

Fantastic easy to contact and really helpful.

Commercial Photography
Aydin C.'s review on Feb 01, 2018

We have used Merv for various projects including property and promotional photography, design and leaflet printing and website design. We have always found the quality of his work to be excellent and very reasonably priced for the quality of his work

Commercial Photography
Judy J.'s review on Jan 28, 2018

Mervyn has provided his photography, video and website design services to our association for many years and we have never been disappointed with his work. He has always produced work on time and on budget. I would recommend Mervyn without any hesitation

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Reading, RG1

The pro travels up to 100 miles from RG1

Business hours


12:01 am to 11:59 pm


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12:01 am to 11:59 pm


12:01 am to 11:59 pm


12:01 am to 11:59 pm

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