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Oxon Carts

Tom is a co-owner of Oxon Carts. Providing rickshaws for Oxford weddings, tours, events and deliveries since 2006. OxonCarts is a green, reliable and good value pedicab company! [button href="" align="left"]Visit Oxon Carts Oxford[/button]

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Portrait Photography Gift Guide

Choosing a unique gift for someone is always tricky, but with a photography shoot, you can't go wrong. It is the one present that keeps on giving. Whether you book a surprise shoot and include the receiver, or you create a great photograph for them, you'll put a smile on their face, and that is a guarantee. At Studio8, we offer a range for shoots that are ideal as gifts. While we have a number of different people that book shoots for themselves, the majority of people book a shoot as a gift for a friend, family member or their partner. However, what options do…

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Composition in photography: Rule of Thirds

A brief guide to composing images using the Rule of Thirds   We’ve all happened across that perfect moment where everything just fits together. We capture the moment and move on. But on looking back at the image we find ourselves feeling somewhat deflated as the scene we photographed lacks the impact that made us take the photo in the first instance, it lacks good composition. Composition is a vital component to creating a visually interesting image and the rule of thirds is one of it’s tools. You don’t have to own an expensive DSLR; whatever camera you use, the rule of thirds can be applied to…

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Easter Offers

We've got some great Easter Offers for you plus a lovely competition.   Win a Family Photo shoot this Easter We've hidden a Golden Egg on the site - all you need to do is find it and tell us the secret code word written on it for your chance to win. Enter here.   10% off wedding prices until 1st May We think having amazing wedding photographs is essential and we're offering 10% off all our wedding photography packages this Easter - book now for weddings in 2013 / 2014. See prices   Location Family Portraits As well as our popular studio shoots, we…

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With over 40 years’ experience, Annabelinda will help you look and feel beautiful at any special occasion, in daywear or eveningwear, traditional wedding dresses or less conventional bridal wear, or classic couture – perfect for the mother of the bride or groom. This short video is ideal for providing a glimpse into the business and what customers can expect when visiting this great Oxford shop. PLEAS NOTE: Annabelinda has now closed, however we thought we'd leave this video live in memory of a great Oxford business. Look out for Annabelinda's forthcoming book. [button href="" align="left"]Visit Site[/button]

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Christmas Gift Guide

At Studio8 we have a selection of great portrait photography shoots.  Which is the best one for you? Standard Session Of all the packages we offer, our Standard Session is by far the most popular. If you are having photos taken as part of a larger family group, or if you have younger children, this is the best package for you. The hour long photo shoot gives us plenty of opportunity to capture everyone in natural, relaxed poses and once the photo shoot is complete you can view your pictures online and choose prints, frames and canvas displays from our wide choice. Standard Session Plus If you’ve…

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Video Production Infographic

We create many Videos here at Studio8 for a large mix of different businesses. One thing these businesses share in common is that they understand how important video is to each of us as our online world becomes faster and more visual. Here's an Info graphic we put together providing 8 reasons why its good for a business to have an online video these days . . .      

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Studio8 TV

Studio8 TV is our Oxfordshire Web Channel dedicated to helping showcase local businesses and promote videos within Oxford. As a Video Production Company based in Oxford we are focused on creating high quality film and video for businesses in the area and feel having an online channel, where our videos and business videos can be viewed, works great in providing an environment to discover more. How to get added to the channel If you are someone from Oxford with a business or story to tell, we would love to hear from you. You can either suggest your existing videos for us to add, request a…

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Linked in Video Adverts

LinkedIn Video Advertising It may not be as well-known in the social networking world as bigger brands such as Twitter and Facebook, but LinkedIn has carved out a successful niche for its product, which is designed to link together business contacts, customers, suppliers and colleagues rather than your friends and family. All social networking websites carry advertising, and as all are free to join and use, showing adverts to their users is their main income stream. A recent announcement of an improved advertising package with You Tube links will make it even easier for brands to promote themselves using LinkedIn. Current Advertising LinkedIn Ads, the…

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