Born in Yorkshire, bred in Dorset and working all over the UK, Jack is an academically and professionally qualified photographer & videographer specialising in wedding, commercial and aerial photography. Jack is also a qualified underwater, nature and pet photographer.

After achieving full marks in his photography A-Level Jack went on to study photography at Nottingham Trent University where he was awarded a Bachelor of Arts Degree with Honours. After graduating in 2012 Jack set up JDP and secured a number of contracts with construction and installation contractors including a three year project to document the building of a new motorway in Galway, Ireland. In parallel to developing his commercial business Jack has built a reputation as a wedding photographer working across the south of England.

Jack is naturally creative and grew up with a camera in his hand. He's always believed that great photography has the power to capture the moments we treasure forever.

 

Qualifications

 

  • Bachelor of Arts degree with Honours: BA (Hons) in Photography from Nottingham Trent University.

  • BNUC-S certificate for the commercial use of unmanned aircraft (drones) in connection with aerial photography. Drones or unmanned aircraft of any size used for commercial photography are governed by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA). The pilot of an unmanned aircraft must hold a BNUC-S qualification: Basic National UAS (Unmanned Aircraft System) Certificate - Standard and have specific authority to fly from the CAA.

  • Membership of the Royal Photographic Society (RPS).

  • Holder of a Construction Safety Certification Scheme (CSCS) Card and the Irish SafePass certificate.

  • Emergency First Response Instructor - Primary & Secondary care and Care for Children. AED (Automated External Defibrillator) operator.

  • Jack Darley Photography holds Professional Indemnity and Public Liability Insurance. A comprehensive operation manual containing Method Statements and Risk Assessments for photography and film making on live construction sites is available on request.

  • Jack's team includes a charted member of the RICS and CIOB to provide technical construction and property advice when needed.

  • Jack is also a qualified PADI scuba diving and underwater photography instructor.

Clients

Alongside many satisfied private domestic clients JDP have provided commercial photography and filmmaking services to a many local businesses and well know national brands and companies including: