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engineering photography
aRchitectural & interiors PHOTOGRAPHY

Former engineer Alan Harbord speaks your language

Show your creations in their best light and impress your clients


Your images matching your brand values

The essence of your event captured


Your pictures making people lick their lips

Elevating Your Brand: The Power of Commercial Photography

In today's digital age, visual communication is paramount. Powerful images have the ability to capture attention, tell a story, and leave a lasting impression. This is where commercial photography comes in.

What is a Commercial Photographer?

A commercial photographer is a visual storyteller who partners with businesses and individuals to create captivating images that achieve specific marketing and branding goals. These images can be used for a variety of purposes, including:

Websites & Social Media: Attract visitors and engage audiences with high-quality visuals that showcase your brand personality and products/services.

Marketing Materials: Create brochures, flyers and presentations that leave a lasting impact on potential customers.

Advertising Campaigns: Design eye-catching advertisements that grab attention and drive brand awareness.

Product Photography: Showcase your products in a professional and visually appealing way, highlighting their features and benefits.

Engineering Photography

Kent & Sussex photographer | Industrial power grid installation in Kent
FORMER engineer, Alan Harbord

Before changing career to photography in 2007, Alan studied electronics engineering at university, and worked as a consultant engineer for many years, specialising in electro- magnetic compatibility in the industrial automation industry.

Alan now works throughout the UK as one of the few photographers who has received 95 national awards of photographic excellence, awarded by three of  by the leading photographic bodies.

Branding Photography


Branding photography is about more than just taking pictures.

Your brand guidelines are considered as well as your brand values, your tone of voice and your customer avatar or archetype. 

These all go into the melting pot and as a photographer, Alan Harbord will take all these into account before creating a shoot plan.

Why Choose AHP Photo?

With over 17 years of experience and 95 national awards from prestigious photography bodies, I bring a wealth of expertise and a passion for visual storytelling to every project. Here's what you can expect when you work with me:

Collaborative Approach: I'll work closely with you to understand your brand vision, target audience, and desired outcomes, to ensure the final images perfectly represent your message.

Award-Winning Expertise: My extensive experience and recognition in the industry guarantee exceptional results.

Location Versatility: Depending on what you need, I can arrange to shoot at your place of business, in a studio setting, or out on location.

Warm & Engaging Demeanour: I put people at ease, fostering a relaxed and productive photoshoot experience.

A Range of Services: From product and engineering photography and headshots to capturing events and architectural interiors, I offer a comprehensive range of services to meet your specific needs.

Portrait of commercial photographer, Alan Harbord

Architectural and Interiors Photography

Commercial photographer | Interiors photography in Kent

I have carried out a huge amount of work in the interior design world.

I have worked  with designers ranging from freelancers, through to kitchen and bathroom suppliers, and high end design houses.

Showcase your design portfolio and create marketing materials to inspire your customers.

Serving Businesses of All Sizes

I've had the pleasure of working with a diverse range of clients, from global brands to startups and individual entrepreneurs. This breadth of experience allows me to tailor my approach to each project, ensuring a seamless and successful collaboration.

Food Photography

Commercial photographer | Food photography in Kent

Food photography should inspire the viewer so they can almost taste it.

I have a particular affinity with food and for 15 years have been making meals from scratch using high quality ingredients on a daily basis.

It is this attention to detail that gives me a deep understanding and appreciation of food establishments, and the story and message they want to convey.

Kent & Sussex Based Photographer

Located in Southeast England, I'm conveniently located to serve clients across Kent, Sussex and London. However, my work has taken me to beautiful locations all over the world, and I'm happy to travel for the right project.

Event Photography

Commercial photographer | Event photography in Kent

Event photography is about capturing the very essence of an occasion and showcasing it in a well curated and congruent collection of images, ready to use as social media, marketing and promotional content.