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Wedding Dresses Through The Ages

Wedding Dresses Through The Ages

Looking for dress inspiration that's a little bit different? The classic white dress has been popular since Queen Victoria married Prince Albert but just like fashion, bridal trends have changed significantly over time. If you are struggling to find something that is...

Choosing Your Wedding Palette

Choosing Your Wedding Palette

Picking the colour palette for your wedding is one of the fun jobs...usually.  But it isn't always simple. There are quite a few considerations ...dress, suits, flowers, room dressing to name but a few..but there is help out there to navigate the choices. Below are a...

Wedding Planning around Coronavirus

Wedding Planning around Coronavirus

Wedding planning and the wedding industry has been rocked by the Coronavirus. Many of my couples face postponement and cancellation and fellow professionals are facing going out of business, including photographers. But if we talk to people, work out the best...

The Best Wedding Portraits

The Best Wedding Portraits

...are about you as a couple; your relationship with each other; your shared chemistry and what makes you feel at home with one another. As Edward Sharpe and The Magnetic Zeros may say "Home" (check the song out!)!, "is when I'm alone with you". Capturing the perfect...

This Is Reportage

This Is Reportage

I proud to now be part of This Is Reportage. TiR celebrates the art of documentary wedding photography; an art that captures a moment, or event, that tells a story. If you'd like natural story telling that captures genuine moments then read about my...

Moments of 2019

Moments of 2019

I love natural, documentary wedding photography; I love creative couples' portraits; I love being with people and getting family shots with every one together on the day. These moments of 2019 have been chosen because they represent more than a single...

Always Working With Children & Animals

Always Working With Children & Animals

They say, given the choice, never work with children or animals. Unpredictability and unruly behaviour - not the elements you need to execute what you need to do. Maybe that would bother some wedding photographers but as father of two children and an owner...

A Lake District Wedding Photographer

A Lake District Wedding Photographer

The Lake District is not only a place where I photograph weddings, it is a place where I spend a lot of family time. Time on the fells with my wife, two children and dogs is a big part of my life. So to marry (forgive the pun) my passion for the camera and...

Natural Wedding Portraits

Natural Wedding Portraits

Below are a few scenarios that look at the idea of natural photography and posed photography; of candid moments and posed, or staged moments. I'm totally flexible on my approach so you'll never miss out on gorgeous portraits or feel uncomfortable with what I'm doing....

Which Wedding Venue?

Which Wedding Venue?

I was inspired to write this post after meeting a host of couples and a lovely bride-to-be and her mum at my latest wedding fair at Eaves Hall. Now there's a beautiful venue in itself which I'll come onto shortly. But first I had the dilemma of thinking...

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