"Before we begin, please take a couple of minutes to watch the slideshow above, to experience some of the emotions and feelings I hope to take you through on your photographical journey with me."
Based in Kendal, as an established, award winning portrait, commercial and wedding photographer since 1994, Rachel Winter has become one of the leading photographers in the Lake District and Cumbria. Having gained a wealth of knowledge and experience, Rachel 's informative, caring approach and attention to detail, will give you the confidence to allow her to create the finished results you are looking for.
When it comes to wedding photography, Rachel has an enviable experience in her knowledge of the beautiful venues in and around the Lake District.
"There is no end to the magic of this amazing place in which I have the honour to live and work"
Family photo shoots are always a great experience and children particularly, love the surroundings in which they can have a fantastic time when let loose to play and do not even realise they are part of a photography session. The resulting images are always natural and show the true character of the children. the whole family can be involved in the session and pets also like to join in the fun!
Rachel is also an experienced commercial photographer, with extensive commisions from magazines through to large international companies. This takes her back to her formative training when the technical side of photography often had a greater understanding. For many years, her beloved Hasselblad medium format camera was her best work buddy with which she learned her skills, now brought with her into the digital photography era.
Rachel's impressive and extensive portfolio includes weddings, people, animals, fashion shoots, commercial and celebrities.
Beauty and Massage Therapy
Also a qualified beauty and massage therapist in Kendal, you can take advantage of Rachel's skills in bridal makeup (bespoke pre wedding treatments avaiable for your ultimate pampering and relaxation treat) and special occasion makeup for a prom night or party. Other treatments available include gel polish, manicure and pedicure, facials, eyebrow and lash tinting, waxing, earcandling and massage treatments from aromatherapy, to remedial massage- please see the beauty and massage therapy section for full details.