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Past Images - CLOSED

10 Shambles, York YO1 7LZ, England
+44 1904 676167
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They have some nerve to call this a 'professional photographic experience'! Anything but! Bad service, awful photos!

We had been to two other period costume photography studios in previous years but to be quite... read more

Reviewed July 31, 2014
The_Concierge_8
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Trinidad
Dressed for the Occassion

My fiancé visited here to get a period photo done, we weren't sure how it worked and the owner was... read more

Reviewed September 15, 2013
Catherine M
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Welcome to the Past Images. Past Images specialize in period costume and contemporary photography.Come One, Come All! Step back in time with Past Images professional photography. Let us take you back to the medieval, viking or victorian era and create an image of unique quality.The Past Images service is entirely bespoke and suited to the individual customer's needs. We can help you with what to wear, how to stand or where to look but we will also listen.We Specialise in Victorian image photography, and cover York, Yorkshire, Whitby, Scarborough and the Yorkshire Coast.
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Jul 31, 2014
“They have some nerve to call this a 'professional photographic experience'! Anything but! Bad service, awful photos!”
Sep 15, 2013
“Dressed for the Occassion”
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10 Shambles, York YO1 7LZ, England
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+44 1904 676167
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Reviewed July 31, 2014

We had been to two other period costume photography studios in previous years but to be quite honest, this one was a total disappointment in comparison. At the other studios, there were options to try on clothes in your size - not merely taking any...More

2  Thank The_Concierge_8
Reviewed September 15, 2013

My fiancé visited here to get a period photo done, we weren't sure how it worked and the owner was very clear at explaining how he works and the process. We asked to be dressed in Victorian style with York Cathedral in the background he...More

Thank Catherine M
Reviewed August 31, 2013 via mobile

Went here today and what a brilliant fun experience. Basically you dress up in costumes and have your photo taken. It's a unique experience and a great opportunity to create a memory! The enthusiastic photographer adds to the whole experience and its nice to see...More

Thank 14ariel14
Reviewed July 25, 2013

I confess it was my idea that we have a memory of our trip to York. My pregnant daughter and one of my two nieces weren't at all keen on the idea whereas one niece and my son-in-law seemed OK with the whole idea. We...More

2  Thank Bouldnor
Reviewed December 16, 2012

We found ourselves unable to take a boat trip on 6th July due to flooding and decided on a whim to do this! The whole experience was lots of fun. We used our image as our wedding invitation. The only downside for me was that...More

Thank Matilda G
Reviewed October 21, 2012

this is a must to do, I was amazed by the way it was all done, these photos are so cool, the staff are friendly and very professorial

Thank jeysonf
Reviewed September 23, 2012

Past Images state that they close at 430pm on Sundays. We were in York for the weekend, and went in the store at 330pm, to have a family portrait taken in medieval costumes. The proprietor told us, without much in the way of apology, that...More

3  Thank Zarjaz
Reviewed September 2, 2012

I'm so glad I stumbled upon Past Images on Shambles in York! My husband and I have previously done old-time western photos in the States, but there are many beautiful options to choose from with this period and fantasy costume studio. The photographer and his...More

1  Thank DogPonyRanch
Reviewed August 19, 2012

Friendly, professional and made the whole experience fun! Would definitely recommend and we will go back with our family for another session of fun in costume!

Thank Paula K
Reviewed June 6, 2012 via mobile

So much fun dressing up. First pick what scene you want - victorian, knights, princess, riding a unicorn etc etc. Then choose what costume. They tie at the back so would fit all sizes. Then you get your picture taken against a green wall a...More

1  Thank Jessica_nz2
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