History & Testimonials


Thomas B Photography are husband and wife team Tom and Clare Maxwell.They started their business in 1994 working from a studio in Corby Old Village where they gained much of their popularity with locals and business people alike. They quickly outgrew the small premises and moved to another part of the town on Rockingham Road where they stayed for a few more years. Always with their clients comfort at heart they decided to move to a more relaxed environment with ample parking on the Oakley Hay Industrial Estate where they have been since 2008. Tom ( Thomas ) is owner, photographer and manager, whilste Clare is owner, makeup artist, hair stylist and utilities manager. It has always been their business objective to give their clients a friendly, relaxed, creative and quality experience second to none. Having started the business in the pre-digital era they learned their trade in film where knowledge of composition and lighting was of paramount importance, abilities often left to post editing in the digital world. It was using this media where they first gained recognition by winning the much coveted and prestigeous Kodak Bride and Portrait Award, their first ever entered photographic competition. Since the transition into digital their work has been published in many national magazines and company promotional literature.


Gill King
I enjoyed meeting you both and the session was much better than I thought it would be and that was down 
to you both putting me as much at ease as was possible. Thank you both for your patience and for the great 
images. I had a job to choose.

Agnese Gudre
Thank you Tom and Clare for everything. You both are absolutely amazing. I’ll never find such a professional 
photographer as you Tom and such a talented makeup artist and hairstylist as you Clare. I’ll miss you both. xx

Stacey Pritchard
Well done Tom. U R amazing at what you do xxxx

Heather Hevzy Crane
Ever the best photographer in town xx

Jackie Mcfadyen
Thank you for all our lovely photographs Tom. They look amazing and something we will all treasure forever. 
Priceless x

Kelly Friel
All the pictures were gorgeous. So hard to choose from! xx

Marena Kiera Cruse
Must be a Cruse thing Tom, as we all don’t like the camera, but yesterdays viewing changed our opinion x, 
or you’re just too good at your job. xxx

Sabrina Johnson White
Thank you Tom and Clare for today. It was great. Can’t wait to see the piccies. Total confidence boost. 
Thanks again x

Sammy South
Thank you so much, she felt that comfortable she didn’t want to leave!! Will be booking a session with my 
other two angels soon.

Spanhoe Lodge
Just to say the pictures look amazing. We are very happy! Thank you for your efforts. Thank you for sticking 
to your original quote of three hours, but if you wish we would be happy to pay for four. We’re so happy with 
the work, so will definately be using you again in the future.

Lisa Jane Siviter
OMG thank you both for such a lovely relaxing time and for the stunning hair make up and photos, but most 
of all for making my baby so happy. You both are absolutely wonderful xxx

Jane Murphy-Complexions
Wow you and Clare are miracle workers xx

Claire and Lee Slough
Thank you both so much for being a part of our special day. Clare, you done a fantastic job with all our
hair and makeups. You really are such a talented, wonderful person. And Tom. What can we say. You done 
a absolute amazing job with our pictures. They are just fantastic and so many people have commented on 
how fantastic all the pictures are. They are just brilliant. Love from Claire and Lee xxx

Sherri Reynolds
My photo’s are beautiful. They are more than I imagined them to be. I never thought I could look that good and
you did it for me. Thank you to yourself and Clare for such an amazing experience. I will definately be using
your services again xx I just can’t wait to show people the portfolio. Loads asking for a look at the photos, but 
have a long wait ahead of them xx. Plus my partner said thank you too. I’ve found a new confidence since
having them done and I want to thank you for making me look beautiful xxx

Yvonne Oneill
Had a great time at the latest session Tom, and all the photographs were fantastic as always. You and Clare are
an amazing team and have been there recording all the special events in our family. Looking forward to the next
session soon.