We love heritage, tourism, the great outdoors, beautiful places and the people we serve.

Launched in 2015, we are proud to have served many amazing places and the people who live, work and visit them.

With commercial customers, our aim to to build long lasting relationships and become an extension of your own business.

For couples & families, we love to be part of your life's journey over the years.

Our pricing is simple and clear with no hidden costs, once you know our rates, you'll easily remember them so no need for constant quotes.

We'd love to hear about why you're here...

So, how can we help you?

Founder &


Jon Scrimshaw

Lincoln born and now living on the borders Lincolnshire, Rutland and Leicester with his wife, son and two dogs. Jon picked up his first professional camera aged 18, that was 34 years ago and he's still addicted.

Jon is a real people person with a love for heritage and the outdoors and has extensive managerial, interpersonal and customer service experience through previous work with leading household names and super brands.

Photographic Assistant & Props

Dionne, wife of Jon, assistant and organiser. Behind any great business is a great woman and Dionne really does ensure that Jon stays focused at all times.

Dionne also runs the other family business, Route 46 Vintage, where she's supplied props to TV and FILM

Very handy when we need a few props to help dress a set!

Loxley Colour are our recommended print services with unrivalled quality.


Launched in 2015, Instinctive Photography has grown an outstanding reputation for service & quality.

With a previous 30 years managerial and photography experience, founder Jon Scrimshaw set out to deliver exceptional service to clients.

Building a brand that's trusted by some of the UK's biggest organisations, charities, country estates, Lincolnshire and Rutland magazines and families.

Located on the borders of Rutland, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire with Notts and Cambs just a stones throw away.

We are well placed to cover Rutland Photography, Leicestershire Photography, Lincolnshire Photography, Nottinghamshire Photography and Cambridgeshire Photography, although we have also worked extensively across the England and Wales.

Well located for anyone looking for a Grantham Photographer, Lincoln Photographer, Oakham Photographer, Melton Mowbray, Photographer, Stamford Photographer, Peterborough Photographer, Sleaford Photographer, Newark Photographer and more.

The brands and places we serve are well known by many. With trust, reliability and high level of service making them long term customers who appreciate knowing their photography needs are in good hands.

Our service has shaped itself around the needs of our clients and a genuine interest in what they do. We love all things tourism and especially love providing services to beautiful and historic places.

From commercial photography and website photography to keeping them stocked with high quality images for social media feeds, press and magazine publications, brochures, banners and more.

This could be anything from food photography and interior photography to Landscape Photography, heritage photography and event photography.

Not forgetting bespoke little businesses such as life coaching, yoga, food, restaurants and more.

Just part of the team...

We are proud to be associated with with some fantastic brands, organisations, professionals and families.

Think of us as an extension of your own brand, organisation or family.