Paula Beaumont. (S)
Becoming Qualified with the Guild involves a very rigorous assessment process as not only is photographic talent assessed but customer service as well.
The award is granted only to photographers who can evidence that they deliver high quality images, products, and customer service.
Paula, 43, who has been a photographer for five years, is now one of only around 150 people in the country to hold this title.
Members of the Guild are committed to achieving the highest standards of professionalism for the benefit of their customers.
They pledge themselves to delivering the highest standards of customer service and to a journey of continuing professional development.
The Guild website (www.photoguild.co.uk) lists members throughout the country who offer this commitment, along with advice on how to choose a photographer that will meet your needs.
Paula told the Harrogate Advertiser: “I am delighted to have achieved this amazing recognition, it’s a result of year’s training, experience and hard work.
“It shows the huge commitment I have to my clients in producing their dream images.”
Paula is also a member of BANPAS (Baby and Newborn Photography Association) which promotes safe working practices and are dedicated to enusing comfort and safety during photographic sessions.
She also takes wedding, portrait and lifestyle pictures.