This weekend I was at a local Auckland fighting series by invite to promote a local gym and boxing crew, and really enjoyed the experiences. I’ve been keen to shoot boxer portraits for sometime and this crew were amazingly open to being part of my experience too.Read more

KCL Engineering.

Corporate portraiture of CEO and senior staff ‘in situ’- as well as candid style imagery of people at work for Auckland based engineering company KCL. Photos to be used on new company website and other marketing collateral business wide.Read more

Lululemon Athlectica

Shoot for Lululemon in collaboration with Good People Run. Also some great news that Lululemon are supporting the GPR collectives first exhibition fundraiser at their Britomart store in Auckland for November 7th. More details of this over here.Read more

Alexandra Park photography.

I’ve just finished a 2 month project with a specific visual brief to capture the golden hour in Auckland as part of the brand/ marketing for a large lifestyle development called Alexandra Park. Imagery will be used across all marketing, branding and PR for the project designed and directed by a leading design firm in Sydney. Here are a few images from the project. _ Services: Scheduling & Logistics / Talent Sourcing & Booking / Location Scouting / Direction /Read more

Salomon Running.

Campaign for Salomon Running (global) and Kiwi based Anna Frost’s running and lifestyle apparel collection for worldwide marketing and advertising. Shot in Dunedin/ Otago Peninsula New Zealand. _ Services: Location Scouting / Direction / Photography / Post Processing Credits: Anna Frost / Salomon Running      Read more

Yoga at Takapuna Beach.

More images for the wonderful yogi, mum, marathon runner, writer and good spiritRachel Grunwell from Inspired Health Auckland. We shot some yoga poses over at Takapuna Beach as a large storm rolled in.Read more

Track time.

There is something beautiful about the track. Maybe is nostalgia? Maybe it’s the honest work out with nothing but self propulsion? Either way I love shooting track, and look forward to more stories and moments on it. These images were captured for various promotions of the GPR brand, project, website, and to feature runner Sarah Blyde who are part of the collective and brand ambassador.Read more

Otic Boxing.

Really stoked to have spent time with some great people of late who wanted images to promote their boxing school (Otic Boxing) here in Auckland. After shooting their team behind the scenes and in the ring, we then shot in the gym during a training session. Images will be used for digital, social media and other marketing. If you are a trainer of anything from boxing, running to crossfit or Yoga- I’d love to help you promote your skills and business. Let’s talk.Read more

Buno & Endson.

Same sex wedding portraiture in auckland city where we shot at a listed hotel in the city then headed to Cornwall park for sunset photos. Buno & his partner were visiting from Singapore.Read more

SHOUT Hair Salon.

The crew at SHOUT have just moved premises to Grey Lynn and needed some images for their website. We shot staff portraits and environmental ‘in action’ photos to represent their modern salon and business. If you are a business and want imagery that shows people what you are all about let’s work together soon.Read more

GPR Interviewed the Founder- That’s me!

I’ve just been interviewed and featured over at the Good People Run project by the talented Matt Rayment. If you are keen on hearing about how I became a sports photographer, how my business grew, my thoughts on being an entrepreneur, and how GPR aims to make a difference then head to the interview here.Read more

Wedding Photography.

While wedding photography is not my main focus as a commercial shooter, I do offer this service to a few couples per year. If you are looking for a documentary style mixed with polished portraiture that tells a story, then let’s meet or skype (paul.petch) for a good chat. If we ‘click’ then we can look at creating an amazing series of images that you will all cherish forever.Read more