A local photographer has won recognition as a ‘Rising Star’ having won a Business Awards UK category.
Charlene Thornborough is the owner of Cleo_Capture Photography and won her first photography accolade from ‘Business Awards UK’ for Wiltshire in their Rising Star category.
Mum of three, Charlene, first got onto photography during the lockdown, With a background in modelling, she learnt her skills through watching online tutorials and practicing on her own children.
Once lockdown was ‘lifted’, she attended workshops and model studio days at Inspire Studios in Churchfields, where she gained more experience and confidence behind the lens.
Specialising in portraits, boudoir and children’s themed photoshoots including ‘festive minis’ which she is running until 18th December, Charlene also photographs events including weddings and private events.
Charlene says, “I feel extremely proud to have achieved this award, I couldn’t believe it when I won! I have been working very hard to build my exposure and deliver beautiful images that people can cherish.”
Cleo_Capture Photography is based inside The Hair Extension Cave on Silver Street.