What we do best:
• Picture Research
• Copyright tracing through our photo industry network.
• Photo collection editing, including large scale collections.
• Photo collection valuation including probate valuations.
• Hard copy and digital photo library curation for commercial or research purposes.
• Photographic collection sales and acquisitions.
• Create space to reduce collection storage costs.
• Photo salvage -from single prints to whole collections – if you don’t want prints or want to find a good home for them -we’ll take them.
(Post/Deliver to 9A Forge Lane, Headcorn, Kent TN27 9QG.)
Email or Call will@pressphotohistory.com  | 07802437827

NEW Copyright service:

• Are the images on your website copyright correct?

We do not wish to alarm you, we just want to ensure you have a good website free from any potential conflict and possible expensive claims on images used.
We always take the following steps to ensure a pain free process of checking your website for potential problems.

1     A full review of the site page by page.

2     Full notes provided on where images are used.

3     Highlight any images which require a licence.

4     A recommended course of action to be taken by the website owner.

Result A worry free website still looking fantastic, but free from unlicensed images.
Prices start at £299.00
Contact  will@pressphotohistory.com  |  or phone me on  +44(0)7802437827


Let the edit begin!

Consulting to private and commercial photo collections.
• Solving copyright requests.
• Editing large photo print collections.
• Consulting to press photo collections.
• Photo salvage – if you don’t want a prints or want to find a good home for them -we’ll take them.

Contact: Will Carleton: UK 44(0)7802437827 – will@pressphotohistory.com

Editing = valuable shelf space freed up


Editing = reorganised files

Work completed/ongoing:
• George Rodger photo collection – edited for book publishing projects.
• Cecil Beaton archive – consulted on commercial photo archive representation.
• London Fire Brigade – consulted on commercial photo archive representation.
• Daily Mirror newspaper – ongoing photo archive edit.
• The Daily Telegraph newspaper – photo archive commercial overview.
• The Times, Sunday Times & Sun newspaper photo archives – collection overview.
• John Shelley archive – edited for commercial usage.

What it costs:
Fixed project fee or day rate.

Unexpected photo treasures always show up during an edit

Recently sold
• JS Library John Shelley – Royal photographic collection.
• Photos Horticultural – photo library.
• Wildlife stills and video commercial photo library.

The Press Photo History project runs on thin air – and Donations …mainly thin air!  SO if you have enjoyed reading the site or we have helped you with research please show some love via our Donate button here – Thanks !


Or contact Will on:
UK 07802 437827