Simon Hulstone has held a Michelin Star at The Elephant, Torquay since 2004. Not many Chefs can boast that! However, cooking is in his blood, having grown up helping his dad (also a professional Chef) in the kitchen from the age of fourteen and as his father always had jobs on offer, becoming a Chef was inevitable. His awards and achievements are far too numerous to list here but you can see them by clicking here.
I spent a couple of hours dodging torrential rain and storm force winds to shoot some portraits at nearby Beacon Cove and in the restaurant. One of my images has made the cover of Caterer magazine as well as a spread inside.
Here’s to another fifteen years and perhaps a much bigger mantlepiece!
Working as a hotel photographer is always interesting, as each hotel is different.
I had two days in the summer photographing Brynowen Holiday Park for Parkdean Resorts. It was a pleasure to work with Chris and Sue Graves again and the Charles family for the first time. The children couldn’t do enough to help and needed little direction from me – they were even keen to carry bags! […]