Who are Shadowplay?

About Shadowplay

Shadowplay is home to an exceptional photographic and film editing studio. With over 20 years experience – our mission is to create visual stories for print, web and broadcast media. We can provide full service production in Photography, Film, Post Production and CGI from our studio space in Cheltenham.

Our diverse and experienced team will guide you from initial idea to finished campaign.

If you SEE DIFFERENTLY® , like we do…

The Shadowplay Team

Small but perfectly formed, our team of staff offer the expertise to create award winning imagery. Our in-house experts work within CGI, multi comp retouching, grading, animation, photography and video production. We have multi-skilled production managers working alongside them to insure our clients projects are on time, on budget and to the highest possible standards.

The diverse backgrounds of all our individual staff help bring bespoke touches to all our projects, ensuring creativity and originality is met. Regular team experiences bring us all together for various social media exploits – keep a regular eye on us on the usual social media channels or just drop in at the Retreat on a Friday.

Our extended team

Shadowplay covers all services in house from photography, retouching, CGI, motion graphics and video, but we have an extended team of creatives to pull in should your campaign require. We have long lasting relationships with illustrators – both traditional and digital, design and digital marketing teams, research and analytics consultants to packaging consultants and printers.  If your campaign requires additional support we are happy to grow accordingly to enable you to achieve the best solution to your creative challenges.

Shadowplay Group

Philip E James

Our founder and head photographer and a creative asset to our business, Philip’s has been working as an advertising photographer for over 20 years. When clients come to Shadowplay for imagery, we offer a range of photographers, but our reputation as an award winning Photography Company is purely due to Philip’s heritage and what he brings to the team. Completing regular personal projects – he has a dedicated website showcasing the full range of his projects.

Shadowplay Design

The newest member of our group –Shadowplay Design is a professional interior design company offering full design & project management for both residential & commercial properties. They also boast a service range from architectural CGI, design boards, product sourcing, final photography & bespoke art packages. Check out their portfolio at www.shadowplaydesign.co.uk


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