About Us

Des Ellery Photography is a professional photographer based in Christchurch, and happily working across the South Island. Has been a qualified member of NZ Institute of Professional Photography since 1989. We use the latest in Nikon Digital Equipment printed on Fuji Supreme Archival Paper. Cash, VISA or MasterCard are all acceptable methods of payment. Please book now for high quality photography that lasts a lifetime!

All work is performed subject to the NZIPP Standard Terms & Conditions Licence is Granted for Personal use ONLY

Creator of Living Images

On location Photography - South Island


Sports Team discount winter

Sports Team discount summer

Sports Team Photos

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Dog Pet Photography

Cat Pet Photography

PreSchools-School Portrait Prices 2017

PreSchools-School 2017

Des Ellery Photograph References


  • Family Portraits
  • Cats and Dogs Portraits
  • Graduation Portraits
  • Law Admission Portraits
  • First Holy Communion Portraits
  • 21sts and Balls Portraits
  • Kindergarden Portraits
  • School Portraits

  • Please Contact Us for further information.

    Group Photography

  • Kindergarden Class Photography
  • Pre-school Class Photography
  • School Class Photography
  • Graduation Class Photography
  • Reunion Photography

  • For further information on our Group Portraits services please fill the form below.

    Sports Photos

    Des Ellery Photography is experienced at taking sports photos around the Canturbery region. When there is a sports team requesting photography,
    Des Ellery is your best choice.

    Please call today to book for your high quality photos that last a lifetime!

    — Betty Wilson Hinds School
    "All orders were dispatched in a very short time and everyone seems very happy with the quality of the product. We would have no hesitation in recommending Des Ellery Photography for my function requiring a photographer".
    — Jodi GauciHarewood School
    "Des and his team made themselves available at all our functions throughout the weekend, and took many wonderful quality photographs to give us a thorough history of the event for years to come.Thank you Des!We hope to see you again at our next celebrations!".
    — Adriane Stone Little Oaks Preschool
    "Des has taken our centre photos for the last eight years. He work with the children in a fun and entertaining manner, putting them at ease and getting those all-important smiles".

    Contact us

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    Postal address: 14075 ChCh 8544.

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