Nick Ball is a Bristol based photographer who knows the city well and is  particularly interested in photographing people,

An Associate member of the Royal Photographic Society (ARPS) and accredited as a judge by the Western Counties Photographic Federation Nick  has a BA(Hons) degree in Photography. He believes it is neccessary to know the techniques but then to keep it simple.

Victorian photographers who documented our predessors are an important inspiration for  Nick who in his personal projects often  seeks to produce  modern day social history. His first book “Bristol Spirit” was published in 2012 and is  available  at  selected local bookshops and on Amazon.co.uk

Bristol Spirit has been deposited in the Bodleian library and the National libraries of the UK and Ireland where they will remain in perpetuity. Nick is currently working on a project to document the construction of the Bristol cyclepaths and how they affect the city.


Nick is  available to document commercial events,parties and weddings. To book nick for a wedding please use the pdf form here:   Wedding booking

For more details of the service Nick offers please see the pdf. document :  Terms and conditions of commissioning and reproduction of images


Western Counties Photographic Federation Mulberry Gallery Weymouth 2006
Thelma Hulbert Gallery Honiton Evolver Prize Exhibition 2007
The Bristol Art Show Centrespace 2007
Royal West of England Academy Through The Lens 2008
Migrations Exhibition St Georges Bristol                                           Candid Art Islington 2011


The entire copyright in the pictures within this website is retained by Nick Ball at all times throughout the world.