Member Profile - Doug Banks Photography

25th November 2020

This weeks member profile features Doug Banks Photography, Doug helps businesses convey the quality of their business by helping improve the quality of their images.

Doug Banks Photography recently joined the Chamber to help build some new and interesting business relationships and learn from the wealth of experience offered by other business owners and their many challenges. In addition to the invaluable resources provided by the chamber that we have on tap of course!

Doug's main goal is to help businesses with their visual communication. Its a combination of strategic consultancy, and photography, that is very much results oriented. Its not just taking a load of photos, there is detailed planning involved that drive towards defined outcomes.

Knowing how best to use the finished images is a key component.

Doug determines how he can they take the best images that show exactly what you do, and who for, as well as injecting human elements and personality into your marketing.

People want to primarily do business with other people, people that they know, like and ultimately trust.

Doug Banks Photography offer branding photography shoots. The standard shoot lasts around 3 hours, and can involve multiple locations.

The shoots are customised based on the clients needs.

Doug especially enjoys working with small businesses of 1 to 10 people as the impact the session can have are considerable at this size where ideas can be implemented quickly and effectively.

Doug also works with some SMEs up to around 50 people.

About Doug Banks

Outside of business related interests, he loves the great outdoors which are fortunate to be blessed with many options here in Sheffield.

Golf, Tennis, Running, Mountain biking, and Skiing are some of his favourites. He is also excited that there may even be a Ski option back in Sheffield soon! 

He is looking forward to meeting many people through the chamber, and looks forward to hearing stories and challenges faced by other members.

Doug is always happy to chat, or have a Coffee virtual or otherwise to throw some ideas around.

You can find him on linkedin at

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