Photographic Services to the Construction Industry by Steve Townsend, Photographer

Steve is a specialist Construction Photographer which incorporates Architectural Photography and Industrial, Commercial and Engineering Photography. You can read Steve Townsend’s blog in construction photography and his gallery of images undertaken for many construction companies and architects all over the UK.

Steve is probably unique in the UK having qualified initially as a Civil and Structural Engineer and now a full-time Professional Photographer specialising in this field of architectural, building and construction photography. He is a member of the British Institute of Professional Photography and the Royal Photographic Society and he has gained distinctions and awards from both, having started taking a great interest in photography from the age of 10.

Steve has two engineering degrees, a BSc. in Civil Engineering and a MSc. in Geotechnical Engineering, gained in the 1980’s and is a former member of the Institution of Civil Engineers, the Institute of Structural Engineers and The Chartered Institute of Building, before turning to his childhood passion by becoming a professional photographer. He also holds a CSCS Health and Safety Card, a LU Access Card for the London Underground and a Tube Lines Asbestos Card. Steve carries his own PPE with him at all times and has attended more site induction briefings than he would care to remember!

Steve trained initially with George Wimpey as a Civil Engineer in the 1980’s working on major construction project throughout the UK. This was followed becoming an Associate Structural Engineer with a multi disciplined architectural and building consultancy, now merged with BDP. Experience gained during that time has helped understand the various needs and requirements different disciplines working closely with architects, surveyors, mechanical and electrical consulting engineers, civil and structural engineers, landscape architects, specialist contractors, groundwork companies etc. The list goes on and also include clients, land agents, estate management and chartered surveyors.

Clients range from the large architectural practices in the country including: Atkins Global, BDP and Stride Treglown. He also photographs Consulting Engineers and both small and large Plc construction companies all over the UK.

Steve Townsend has 30 years of photographic experience and is always pleased to talk to interested parties about photography, especially within the construction industry. Steve has an office in London so please give him a call on 0208 1339799 or contact his photographic studio in Bristol on 0117 9423355. Steve’s mobile number is 07973220449 and he very much looks forward to hearing from you. Alternatively you can email him and he has a new iphone so he will receive it immediately and be able to get back to you quickly.

Many thanks.