The studio is spacious and child-friendly, super for action pictures
Whilst close to the city centre, the studio has free and easy car parking, right next to the studio.
You can relax during your time at the studio, not worrying about parking fines. Hurray!
We're one of the only city studios to boast this facility!
Chill out with a complimentary drink in our homely reception area, taking in the unique atmosphere...
At viewings you can see all the pictures on our large screen
The Photographer Profile: Nigel Tissington
Originally from, and now back living in the Darley Abbey area, Nigel has worked in photography in studios, business and universities in and around London, Birmingham and Derby over many years
This experience means you benefit from expert camera, photo-editing and printing skills, resulting in top class service and product
Nigel, who studied photography in the (now) University of Central England, in the days of black and white darkroom in the nineteen-seventies, has worked in photography since, and is therefore experienced in both the technical and business aspects required for delivering for you a professional photography service
WORKING WITH CHILDREN
Nigel Tissington (who is a grand-parent) has photographed portraits for children in studios in Derby and London, in playgroups, nurseries and schools, and in-store projects over many years
Press work for local authorities has lead Nigel to work with children in press and documentary photography throughout Derbyshire, for Derbyshire County Council
Nigel has also taught children in primary school (as part of out-reach programmes in Adult Education for Derbyshire County Council)
Nigel has worked with digital photo-editing software, from before the creation of 'Photoshop', and has advanced skills in both corrective and artistic photography editing
TUITION AND TEACHING
Nigel has devised and taught courses in traditional and digital photography for Adult Education for Derbyshire County Council, throughout the county, for Derby City Council and Nottinghamshire County Council
Courses include City & Guilds' and GCSE (when he also worked as a mentor to lecturers), staff training for both Derbyshire County Council and Derbyshire Constabulary. Nigel has also lectured at University level, at the University of Derby
Nigel produces giclée prints for artists for exhibition use
Nigel's own limited edition fine art giclée prints have been exhibited recently at Conkers Art Gallery in Derbyshire, and are currently stocked by Leabrooks Art Gallery in Derbyshire, and a number of retail outlets in Derby
The studio is happy to support children's charities, and welcomes approaches from relevant causes
The Mill Photo Studio has been established for over four years, and has seen lots of fun, laughter, and superb photography. Be part of this, please contact us... we aim to have delighted clients
how to book
Please phone the studio to make an appointment
to any value
£25 booking fee: £25 at shoot, thank you
All cards (except American Express), we take payments by phone or at the studio; cheques; paypal; cash; bacs
access to studio
The Old Mill Photography Studio is on the top floor of Middle Mill, with a lift for goods only (64 steps) Please let us know of access issues at the time of booking
There is free and easy car-parking
We've retained many original features of the working mill in our studio, and use its rustic photogenic qualities in some of our photography
Enjoy views over the Derbyshire countryside in the day or experience the special atmosphere, during outside darkness
You're sure to be enchanted by your visit...