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Professional Photographer, Saddleworth, near Oldham, Greater Manchester

CHRISTMAS SPECIAL OFFERS! Click here for prices.

Fun, creative & wonderful ideas for NewbornBaby, Cake Smash & Family photography, wedding and boudoir photography, plus product / commercial photography

Character & Energy Captured with Imagination ….

Hello and welcome to Shy Violet Photography – very relaxed, informal, fun and creative photography covering portraits of all ages, from newborn to cake smash, to weddings, make-overs & boudoir and commercial photography – run by Gaynor Wilson, Professional Photographer.

Our studio is based in a lovely old Mill ‘Woodend Mills’ in the heart of Springhead, Saddleworth, near Oldham in the Northwest of England. It’s a comfortable studio which has been designed to make you feel immediately relaxed with plenty of soft seating where we can chat about our ideas and my recommendations for your session. Shy Violet Photography specialises in Baby Photography – including newborn photography, and 1st Birthday photography: Cake Smash photography: Click here for more info on our NEW ‘3-in-1’ sessions.

Have you seen our Unique & Exclusive ‘Painting by Magic’ images?  Click here to go to Gallery

We are now running Special Studio days specifically for our ‘Painting by Magic’ concept for children of all ages with 50% OFF on these exclusive days.  We have many many ideas and your children can be painting almost anything you want them too!   See our digital gallery for lots of images. Email for more info and prices


Affordable Images – Priceless Results


Family Photos, Family pics, portrait pics, Christmas, festive, oldham, manchester, northwest


Painting by Magic, field of wild poppies
Cake Smash, a wonderful way to celebrate and commemorate your babys first birthday. Let them loose on a cake, what could be more fun?
Newborn baby portrait photography - from the traditional, classic newborn baby portraits, to those with a more creative flair (from 5 days old to 6 weeks old)
Fun, fresh and creative wedding photography captured with imagination