This site reflects my many years of work as
an active professional photographer.
I am changing my work
balance with more time committed elsewhere so I now only take on few selected assignments. I am happy to
receive enquiries but please understand if I am unable to take on your
assignment. I can still provide reprints up to 10 years ago plus some
Award winning female professional photographer for portraits, wedding
photography, Majken Kruse serves her
photography clients in Surrey,
London, and Home Counties from
her base in Esher, Elmbridge, Surrey near the London
borders. She specialises in creative photographs with a difference,
bringing her woman's eye to selecting when and what to photograph. Most
of Majken's work is digital. Along side her people photography Majken also
covers other locations and provides personal tutorial
services to developing professional and amateur photographers.
Majken brings to her photography experience as a model in front of the camera and natural
creativity, as well as her expertise as an established and qualified professional photographer,
photographing people and locations since the 1980s. This background helps her help her clients to relax and bring out their
best at a photographic session. Combined with her instinctive eye for a
picture this leads to natural and effective photographs. Majken qualified as an
Associate of the British Institute of Professional Photographers(ABIPP), as an
Associate of the Royal Photographic Society (RPS) and as a
Craftsman of the Guild of Wedding Photographers. More
important than these assessments of her professional colleagues are the
testimonials and enthusiastic comments of her clients and seeing the
Photographs in her
several galleries for examples of Majken's beautiful
Alongside her Portrait and
Majken Kruse provides photography for business and private Social
Events, Public Relations and web sites.
Majken's Business and PR
photography includes cover of both PR events and PR portraits - where image is
important to the business / organisation and/or the individual concerned. PR
portrait assignments can be for individuals who seek a great picture of
themselves as well as for larger groups or a number of individuals. PR Location
photographs are also taken. Majken works with digital photography and can
provide photographs as web images, high resolution digital images or as printed
photographs. Business portraits can be taken at your location and, for some, at her base
in Esher, Elmbridge, Surrey.
She also gives photography tutorials and
courses on a wide range of related topics. For
broad pricing indications on these services see
Much of Majken's work is "on location" at a place selected by or
convenient to you, her client - often at your home or the office. UK areas most often covered are
and the Home Counties.
See Locations for some of the
and towns most regularly served.
She provides printed photographs
and defined digital images as well as completed albums.
Improving as a Photographer, looking for tutorials and courses?
Majken coaches and teaches professional photographers and
amateur photographers on a wide range of types of photography - See Photography Tutorialsfor formal training (one to one
Master Classes ) on portraits, wedding photography,
social and business events and PR photography - with a focus on photographing people
and other aspects and types of photography such as buildings, landscapes and
For professionals tuition can be extended to include business aspects and mentoring for developing professional
photographers. Students can also arrange for remote follow up via phone and email.
See Wedding Photography for
information on wedding photography and wedding galleries
for a wide range of wedding photographs - brides, couples, ushers and
attendants, family and groups. A leading wedding photographer Majken now
focuses on wedding portraits and engagement portraits.
See Papers and
Articles includes a number of papers and guiding photography clients and
press articles on Majken Kruse and her work.
several pages on related sites and directories with
information on photography, related arts and digital technology, weddings and social
events and the changing lifestyles that occur at or around weddings receptions,
honeymoons and early years of marriage.
See Prices for initial guide on charges. All
assignments are tailored to need and quoted in advance.
Majken Kruse Career Synopsis (for fuller details
and client references, see page: Majken Kruse)
* Early career as a model in Canada and USA with
* Moved to London. Continued as a model and
* 1980s Professional London Photographer - weddings,
portraits, PR. Become a member of the British Institute of Professional
Photography - BIPP
* 1990s Extended professional qualifications to Associate of
the British Institute of Professional Photographers (ABIPP) and the Royal
Photographic Society (ARPS) and as a Craftsman of the Guild of Wedding Photographers.
Provided photography tutorials
/ tuition along side her work as a
photographer. Extended her services to the West of England as well as
London. Early tutorial service for professional photographers later
extended to cover professional and amateur photographers.
* 2006 - Moved to Esher. Photographic service re focused on Surrey, London
and Home Counties - ,portraits, PR and business / social events, weddings.
Photography Tutorials / courses / tuition / mentoring provided at client location
and Esher, Elmbridge.
* 2015 - Focus continues on photography for portraits
and business / PR
and selected weddings and teaching amateur and professional photographers through her
photography tutorials - one on one. Esher area photographed for magazine article on the
town and its surrounds.
News - London Wedding
Photographer, Surrey Wedding Photographer in Esher,
Majken Kruse moved her main photography and tutorial base to Esher - Surrey.
Her reference pages are re focused on South East UK based
The geographic focus of
and teaching is Elmbridge, Surrey, Greater London and the Home
Surrey portraits, London portraits - family personal PR and business - London
wedding photographer, Surrey wedding photographer, Claygate, Cobham, Epson, Esher, Kingston, Oxshott, Weybridge, Surbiton, Wimbledon.
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Links to other releated sites and resources: see
Esher page includes
selected local services.
Majken for her personal site.