Fancy a slice of the action? – The Art of Functional Food book The countdown has begun and we are on a mission, a food mission (the best kind, apart from gin perhaps). We are giving you this heads up about a glorious new book Skim will be photographing and designing, – The Art of…Details
Retreat to a spa in Spain – or build a website… It’s just started raining again here in Cornwall so looking through the Imagination Spa Retreat website immediately warms your soul and transports you to the Spanish retreat location – sadly not flown out there to take the photographs… delve in and plan your reward…Details
March work at Skim New Media Certainly for us at Skim – March has stormed in like a lion, with the first day of spring bringing with it a flood of interesting work from Spa retreats, ceramics, & architects – (completed) to a Devon based hotel, landscape designers, consultants and a sound therapist (in progress).…Details
We took a challenge in February to get out and experiment with our camera to pull a collection of 28 photos to represent what we were doing personally during the month. The idea was to use different lenses, conditions and subjects and improve our skills generally. We had glorious weather for the most part which…Details
Valentines day is all done and dusted for another year – but learning about yourself and how heart and head connect could improve your own happiness and your relationships! We’ve just uploaded these polished new films – created by talented Schmick.tv for the glorious Shakti Tantra team, so delve in and explore…Details
28 days – 28 Photographs Skim are working continuously on client work (we have to pay bills!) but we love to stretch ourselves artistically and technically. Dave thrives on a project – so this month we are challenging ourselves to take a different photograph every day in February – using various lenses, subjects and locations.…Details
CassPLUS – The Movie Ok – so it’s more of a short promotional film for an amazing charity based in the South West rather than a ‘movie’! However, the work and support CASS+ provides is invaluable. They approached Skim to take on the challenge of 1 day of filming interviews with employees, trainee volunteers &…Details
Composer James William Blades required a portfolio website A.S.A.P – something that he could easily add his new soundscapes, installations and other commercial audio project to. Happy to oblige James – onward and upwards in 2019. Check out the Portfolio page and run your mouse over each project – hmm.. nice.
If you need a semi-low loader trailer look no further as STG can supply one! For this job we created a custom plug-in for the website which allows the customer live trailer availability – wow, I hear you say, well yes pretty useful if you want a flat bed trailer to transport your specialist item…Details
Food Plymouth are an all action – always on the go – extremely busy organisation – with lots of important things to say and do about FOOD! – one of my favourite topics! It is an honour to be involved with this focused group of people on a mission to promote increase local Sustainable Food…Details
What a wonderful way to work – with lots of happy pregnant mothers-to-be! A clean, pure and simple website with lots of white calm space – no stress, as you would hope with a lovely yoga client! What ever you do keep breathing and STAY CALM!
Five fabulous properties in a fantastic location! After looking at these lovely properties whilst building this website I want to stay there more and more! Avon Farm Estates holiday cottages look amazing, have loads of rural space to enjoy, free eggs, happy farm animals around, close to both Bath and Bristol – plus all have…Details
Working with Christa Mackinnon on the design, build and functionality requirements for her website was certainly a positive experience – an added bonus to meet our client in person! We work in this online world, which does mean we don’t always (often) have a chance to meet the people we work for.. so this was…Details
Skim film of a portrait Our mission: Make an introductory film for the immensely talented portrait artist Rupert Alexander. The piece in question, an impressively large family portrait, on loan from the owner, for a short period of time, so the pressure (and heat) were on! Working with Rupert we hoped to produce a short…Details
Taking photographs and making films is a creative outlet we love to explore at Skim New Media. Time consuming, all consuming, but always enjoyable. If you have a band and want us to film it our new Nikon has amazing capabilities – even at really low level lighting. Watch The Morzim in action >>>Details
A is for Architecture Skim loved photographing our client architect Chris Munson’s most recent properties he has been involved with, certainly an interesting range! This job involved carefully planning to keep in within the timings as they were dotted in various South East Cornwall locations – sweaty work, but definitely enjoyed two days out of…Details
Always interesting to work on a project which is about sustainability and reducing carbon emissions – so being asked to work with the well established, wonderfully talented Chalk Ward team was exciting. Company CleanEarth are striving to develop and invest in sustainable technology – we all need to engage and understand this more so find…Details
Aaron Jaffe is super talented, award winning music composer who resides in NYC. It would have been great to pop over to the big apple to meet him in person, but sadly skype and email are sufficient apparently… Take some time out to have look and listen and spread the word about our USA buddy.
This is not a demand – just a request! One of our amazing music composers Alex Harwood has recently released the soundtrack to new movie – ‘The Guernsey Literary And Potato Peel Society’ (phew that rolls of the tongue!) If you need a moment of calm and loveliness in your day take a listen. (Plus…Details
Marazion is a marvellous location with views of St Michael’s Mount and sandy surrounding beaches. Have I sold it in yet? Skim have just updated the website design and functionality for this historic hotel and look forward to heading down to photograph the newly refurbished interior very soon.. !
Independently owned business The Old Bakery offers the warmest welcome to photographers & web designers as well as its usual clientele staying in their friendly, wonderfully located hotel, in the historic town of Kenilworth. Skim merrily met with the Old Bakery team and greatly enjoyed photographing the rooms, bar, food and customers. Great to have…Details
The most challenging aspect of this website job – continually try to spell the word buoyant correctly! Our brief, to produce a sleek, self-explanatory website that explains what Buoyant Works do and provide. Hopefully job done.