Eton College Portraits and Eton Leavers Photography

Eton College Photography - Eton Leavers' Portraits, & F-Block to C-Block Portraits


Shot mainly within the College grounds, and using top of the range professional equipment, our natural approach to portrait photography is both fun and refreshing, resulting in beautifully crafted images that capture your son's personality perfectly.

We offer a fantastic range of both traditional and contemporary frames as well as beautiful desktop frames, wall displays including triptychs, floating frames, block mounts and canvasses. We also offer you the ability to purchase a DVD of all the photos, as well as individual prints if you prefer to frame them at home.

A sample portfolio of our Eton College photography can be seen below

With prices starting at just £99 for a 25-30 minute photo shoot in and around Eton College grounds, you can rely on our experience and expertise to capture your son's life at Eton College.

The tradition of “Eton Leavers’ Portraits” at Eton started in the 17th Century by headmaster Dr. Barnard (1754 - 1765) who asked his most prominent students to leave a portrait of themselves instead of the usual Leaver’s gift which at the time was somewhere between £10 and £15. As the years passed by, the corridors and grand rooms of the college must have become covered with portraits; so much so that the tradition soon started to die down, purely due to a lack of space.

In 2008 however, Rhubarb & Custard decided to make every effort to fully revive the tradition, but with a modern twist. We now offer parents and boys the service of taking a series of portraits of boys in their last year around and about the College grounds, with a final Leaver’s Photo Album or Photo-book being a popular choice of presentation for parents.

The Eton College Leaver's Book 2016
With the vast majority of boys now having their Eton Leaver's Portraits taken by us, we have started to emulate this old tradition by creating an heirloom quality photo book featuring all the boys who commissions us to take their Leaver’s portraits. This top quality book is then gifted to the College Photo Archives through the Provost. It is our goal to provide an artistic and super-premium quality record of the students who pass through Eton that will be kept in the College Photo Archives for reference, for posterity and forever. Make sure you're included - We can only include Leaver's who take out a Leaver's photoshoot.

 

In Summary

  • Eton Leaver's Portraits
     
  • Eton's most popular Portrait Photographer
     
  • Convenient and close "On Campus" Location to minimise the time out of school (we're even closer than Tudor Stores!), just next door to the Careers Library and 3 minutes walk from Chapel.
     
  • Portrait shoot takes only 25 -30 minutes for us to get 30-40 stunning photos.
     
  • Trusted, approved and regularly used by Eton College
     
  • Fully CRB checked
     
  • Proven track record of literally hundreds of previous Eton College clients
     
  • Flexible diary with shoots at any time of day to fit into the school timetable. (From Tuesdays to Saturdays inclusive)

     
  • Completely confidential, with password protected collections and discreet shooting times for even the shyest of pupils.
     
  • Huge range of prints, greetings cards, photo-books, framed and hanging options for you to choose from following the shoot.

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