About Paul Williams


Paul Williams has been a professional photographer for over 30 years. He has taken photos at the cutting edge of creative photography taking photos for nearly every major food brand in the UK. Paul has also taken photographs and directed TV commercials for major brands in Europe. His awards for photography include a European Photographers Polaroid award, A silver Rose of Montreaux, Clio and DNAD awards. Paul has also won the converted Glenfiddich Cookery Book Award.
You can be assured then that the stock photos taken for this photo library website are backed by years of experience of producing photos that have helped to sell big brands products and books and that the photos are of the highest photographic and creative quality.


1980 - Glenfiddich Cookery Book Of The Year Award Winner - Yan Kits Chinese Kitchen - Dorling Kindersley

1981 - Silver in Association Of Photographers Awards

1981-1982 - Part time editor of Image Magazine

1983 - Silver in Polaroid European Photographers Awards

1985 - Silver DNAD Design photography award for Tesco Packaging - David Davies & Assoc

1986 - Contributed photos to a national touring exhibition for Great Ormand Street Hospital

1987 - Contributed to "Food for Thought" photography Exhibition

1987 - Interview for Radio 4 "Walters Weekly"

1988 - Wrote and published cocktail book 'A Case Of The Shakes'

1989 - Developed a new photoraphy technique with half illustrated photographs

1989 - Design & Art Directors Award For Marks & Spencer - Michael Peters

1990 - Silver Cleo Awards USA - Coley Porter Bell

1990 - Develop new techniques using Polaroid films

1990 - Take Photograph of Mark Knofler for Dire Straits Album cover "On Every Street"

1990 - Start directing for the Moving Picture Company.

1991 - Silver Rose award at The Golden Rose of Montreaux for Coca Cola TV Commercials

1992- Nominated in all 8 catagories at the Krakow Film Festival for Cadbury TV commercial

1993 - Completed first animation using Polaroid lifts

1994 - Exhibition of "At The Circus" at the Akehurst Gallery London

1995 - Start film production company Red Eye productions - Now Big 30 Films

1995 - Start managing and making promos for band Cortina

2000 - Photographed BBC Radio 4 logo

2000 - Made "Living on the Edge - Death Valley" TV Documentary

2001 - Directed The Zombies Live at The Bloomsbury for TV and DVD

2203 - Design Week awards - Gold For Hill Station - Williams Murray Hamm

2004 - Start making TV documentary on The Zombies

2005 - Directed BBC World TV series on Turkey accession talks with the EU

2008 - Directed "Odyssey and Oracle" concert for TV program and DVD