What defines us is our partner's success.

We're a carefully selected, tight knit family of strategists, creatives and technologists working together with our client partners to achieve success.

Matt Sherwen / Calls the shots
Our structure is unique. We are a studio where the owner of the business is closely involved in the work serving as the primary contact for every client.

Our Studio - Spotlight

01. _ Beginnings

Thirty Eight years.

As a family owned and operated agency since 1980 we’re personal - forging long term client partnerships through communication, transparency and empathy.

When my father left his job in industry and first picked up a camera in 1980 he never would have imagined the digital landscape as it is today. 38 years later his creativity, enthusiasm, humbleness and visionary nature resonates in everything we do.

Why Studios?

For over 25 years we were solely a photography studio initially specialising in portrait and wedding photography and later commercial photography.

Whilst the equipment remains the photography side of the business currently rests in the archives as we focus on digital innovation drawing on our wealth of past experience.

Some may argue that to excel in digital doesn’t require a long standing history. In the 90’s we moved from traditional film to digital photography and later transitioned from print to web. The medium may have changed but the challenges, processes and need to innovate remain familiar.

Our Studio - Short Spotlight

02. _ Approach + Values

A tailored + personal partnership.

Founded on a family tradition our approach and values are instilled in everything we do.

Tailor made Teams

No size fits all - we assemble the right team for the project ahead with each member being multi-disciplinary and experts in their fields. We’re not afraid to call on additional expertise for your specialised requirements.

Clients as Partners

We’re all about working with you not for you. Joining our team allows us to fully understand your business and goals as we collaborate to achieve success.

Unapologetically Honest

Honesty is a pillar of our family values. We won’t lead you down the wrong path or over engineer for our own gain. If we think you’re wrong we’ll tell you and justify our reasons why.

Technically Agnostic

We’re not a one trick pony, instead we work with a multitude of programming languages, software and services. We take time to understand your business requirements and expectations before crafting the correct technical solution for you.

No Dog + Pony Shows

In our field it’s easy to get lost in over-staged presentations. We prefer to spend less time talking to you and more time working with you iteratively to deliver the optimum solution.

Quality over Quantity

We’re not a numbers agency. We prefer to partner with a select number of clients on a long-term basis. Not spreading ourselves thin enables us to focus on doing our best work for you.

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03. _ Unique Structure

Led by example.

Being heavily involved in creating the work, the owner Matt believes this approach reflects our conviction that great work cannot happen without passion, intelligence and personal commitment. This is all demonstrated by a portfolio that spans decades. 

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04. _ People + Culture

Inside the studio.

We work hard, we share ideas and we challenge ourselves every day. Most importantly, we are one big family and we love what we do. We take our work seriously, but not take ourselves too seriously. As a team, we push boundaries and push ourselves to learn more and continue to improve.

We are always on the lookout for talented creatives, developers and strategic thinkers. Whether you want to kickstart your career, take on a challenging new role or join us for some work experience, if you share our values then we’d love to hear from you.

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Let's collaborate together. The success of our partners is ultimately what defines us.

Have a great idea or need a helping hand? Feel free to get in touch.

Contact us

hello@sherwen.com