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My family is a gift

June 19, 2018 - My family a gift that will last me a lifetime. Catherine Pulsifer Family is a unique gift that needs to be appreciated...
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A picture book

April 10, 2018 - “Consider a small child sitting on his mother's lap while she reads him a picture book. The picture book opens to a widt...
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Headshots

February 19, 2018 - Headshot images are very popular for personal use, business cards, web and social media. Most companies include headshot...
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Remembrance

November 11, 2017 - There is no death in remembrance. Remember me, Sarah. Remember me, and a part of me will always be with you. - Kathleen...
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Love more

October 08, 2017 - There is no remedy for love, but to love more. Henry David Thoreau Hilary and Douglas recently celebrated their weddin...
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Everybody loves her!

October 02, 2017 - Dr Hook and the Medicine Show released “ When you’re in love with a beautiful woman " in 1978 and it’s still, perhaps, a...
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The beauty of a woman

September 26, 2017 - The beauty of a woman is not in the clothes she wears, the figure that she carries, or the way she combs her hair. The b...
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Lips were invented because words sometimes fail

September 19, 2017 - Lips were invented because words sometimes fail Smile for the camera; say “cheese”, “Gorgonzola”, “monkeys” - that’s no...
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It matters!

September 11, 2017 - Family photographs matter. We have to allow ourselves to be loved by the people who really love us, the people who re...
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The best way to cheer yourself up....

May 17, 2017 - The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer someone else up! (Unknown) Actually, this little girl didn't want...
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Camera, lights, expression

May 01, 2017 - When I photograph I like to have my lights and camera settings determined before my client appears. I’ll also have an id...
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Parents

April 26, 2017 - One day, God willing, both these little boys will be older than their parents are in this photograph, and one day then,...
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She walks in beauty

April 25, 2017 - The next time you look into the mirror, try to let go of the storyline that says you’re too fat or too sallow, too ashy...
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Family

April 13, 2017 - [fam-uh-lee, fam-lee] a group of people, each a masterpiece; sharing unconditional love, hugs and support; one of lif...
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She walked up to me and she asked me to dance

April 03, 2017 - We were picnicking with a few friends in the Westminster Bridge area of London and, as is my wont, I wandered off a litt...
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He's not perfect

January 30, 2017 - I met Sinead and Paul in 2011 and within half and hour they had booked me to photograph their wedding two years later. T...
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Why I love my family portraits

December 08, 2016 - I make family portraits for many people. Today, I thought I'd share family portraits I have made for ME. The images all...
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A frame is not just for Christmas

December 02, 2016 - A lot of people don’t realise how much their wall art is going to mean to them, sometimes until long after their actual...
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Birthdays

June 27, 2016 - Uncharted waters. I lay there, staring up at the ceiling, somehow trying to ‘will’ the night not to end. I loved my tee...
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A Breakfast at Tiffany's?

June 06, 2016 - Audrey Hepburn was an inspiration to many. Beyond her pretty face and acting career, she was also a humanitarian and a...
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I was thinking about you

June 04, 2016 - My buddy had just told me that the girl I 'fancied' already had a boyfriend! I looked across the coffee bar and there w...
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Natural Family Photographs

October 06, 2015 - Women talk almost three times as much as men A research study tells us that women talk almost three times as much as me...
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Photographing a photographer!

September 15, 2015 - My good friend and fellow photographer, Bill Abernethy got in touch with me: "...would it be possible to book you to ta...
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I need a profile image but....

June 23, 2015 - I know I should update my profile picture but the iphone image I currently use is a "natural looking" photo taken on a s...
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Drumming up Success

April 13, 2015 - I recently photographed Banbridge girl, Sarah McCullough. Sarah plays the tenor drum in the Field Marshall Montgomery Pi...
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You can't buy cool

February 23, 2015 - You can't buy cool but you CAN have a headshot portrait by Drew McWilliams If you are in business, then a professional...
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Young Belfast athlete is prepared for hard work

January 25, 2015 - Young Ben Harron is fanatical about his pastime - gymnastics. He has been involved with the sport at Salto Gymnastics Cl...
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J'adore....

January 20, 2015 - A couple's photoshoot with Drew McWilliams Photography, just outside Banbridge, Co Down, is the perfect gift for Valenti...
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Dromore People: Norman Dewart

August 25, 2014 - Dromore man, Norman Dewart is widely known in the local community. If you meet him in the town you’re sure of a friendly...
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Your family is your life's work

June 18, 2014 - There's an old saying that "Your family is your life's work". Very few, if any, people at the end of their life say some...
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A town landmark

June 13, 2014 - Peter Finnegan is like a well known landmark around the Co Down town of Dromore. Everyone knows him and even casual pass...
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Four little ladies

June 11, 2014 - Man, you’re beautiful. You’ll doubt this, and perhaps never believe it. It’ll be a goal of mine to ensure that you see t...
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If I had a shilling!

April 30, 2014 - Well, let's bring it up to date a wee bit. Scouts used to do, "Bob-a-Job". Scout Job Week was launched in Easter week 1...
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A picture is worth a thousand words....

February 19, 2014 - If a picture is worth a thousand words then what does your profile picture say about you? The importance of social media...
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Children are like flowers in a bouquet

February 07, 2014 - "Children in a family are like flowers in a bouquet: there's always one determined to face in an opposite direction fr...
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How to be a cool guy

February 05, 2014 - According to wikihow, it's not easy to be a really cool guy: To be cool, you have to be an individual, not care what pe...
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Hands of the carpenter

February 01, 2014 - Once hailed as 'the best joiner in Dromore' by a former employer, Ernie Martin's service to his own church, and others i...
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Anything but ordinary....

January 15, 2014 - "I cannot believe the God put us on this earth to be ordinary." I recently came across this quote by Lou Holtz, to whic...
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The Special Years

January 06, 2014 - Irish singer Val Doonican reached Number 7 in 1965 with, "The Special Years" - a song he wrote himself, no doubt as he w...
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Someday these will be the good old days too!

August 08, 2013 - Using Cow Parsley to frame the subject of my image Was listening to Nat King Cole’s, “Ramblin’ Rose”. I love that son...
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Flying the nest – it begins to happen every August

August 06, 2013 - It’s August! That means many things but among others: - the summer is officially half way through - students and thei...
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A child with autism sees things differently

July 29, 2013 - It was my pleasure to photograph young Jake from Dromore. Jake is a beautiful child. He is friendly and has a lovely per...
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Professional family and children's portrait photography in Northern Ireland. Drew is a qualified Associate member of both the 'Society of Wedding and Portrait Photographers' and the 'National Photographic Society'. He is qualified to Licentiate level with the 'Professional Photographers Association of Northern Ireland' and is a Master Photographer of the 'National Photographic Society'.

 

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