About Mark Hewitson,
an Award Winning Pet Photographer

Associate of the Society of Wedding and Portrait Photographers (UK)

Mark is a specialist pet portrait photographer with a reputation for creating stunningly beautiful portraits of your pets. Since 2010, Mark has made professional portraiture his career with his artwork hanging in homes across the UK and beyond.

In 2016, Mark converted a stunning old barn and launched a brand-new studio nestled in the beautiful Oxfordshire village of Milton Common. The studio boasts easy access to main A roads and the M40. The studio also offers both a traditional studio environment and the rolling fields of Oxfordshire on the doorstep allowing Mark to create the most personal piece of artwork you will ever own.

Cat photography

Every journey with Mark Hewitson Photography includes a pre-shoot telephone call to discuss your requirements, the portrait experience itself where we create your beautiful images, our time editing your images and a bespoke cinematic style viewing experience. At your viewing, we have a range of hand finished presentation and framing styles for you to choose from, all of which will compliment your choice of artwork.

Studio Inside

Mark returned to his first love of portrait photography after a flourished 12-year career as a Paramedic on the frontline of the NHS. Having qualified with a licentiateship in portraiture in 2016, followed by an associateship in 2020 and winning awards for his images, Mark is proficient at creating portraits of your pets that evoke emotion, which will look perfect hanging in your home.

Comment – “Offering the best possible portraiture, products and service that is second to none is what drives me to get out of bed in the morning. Knowing that my artwork is hanging in many homes throughout the country and seeing delighted clients return time after time is the best reward I could ask for.

Mark Hewitson of Thame, Oxfordshire


Exciting News..! I am a SWPP qualified member

In early 2020, Mark applied for and achieved an Associateship with the Society of Wedding and Portrait Photographers. To achieve his ASWPP Mark had to submit 20 images from portrait sessions to a panel of independent judges who were looking for the highest levels of craftsmanship in photography. You can see Marks panel here.

Mark Hewitson of Mark Hewitson Photography, Thame, Oxfordshire at the 2018 SBS event with Theo Paphitis

Mark is a winner of the prestigious ‘Small Business Sunday’ awards. The winners of these awards are hand-picked by Theo Paphitis, retail magnate and star of TV’s Dragon’s Den.

SONBC 2017 Finalist logo

Mark was a finalist in the 2017 Southern Oxfordshire New Business Awards. These awards recognise businesses with talent and potential in the South Oxfordshire area.