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Maenan Abbey Wedding Photographer
14/01/2018

Maenan Abbey Wedding Photographer | Julie and Arfon Julie and Arfon contacted me after being recommended by their colleagues, Rhiannon and Mark. We had a meeting via Skype and not long after contracts were signed and we all looked forward to their big day. North Wales has always been a firm favourite after having lived there for three years, and I always look forward to returning whenever I get the opportunity. Julie and Arfon were getting...

Traditional Church Wedding Photography
24/12/2017

Mark and Charlotte's Church wedding I was due to exhibit at a Wedding Fayre close to Delamere Forest. Several weeks prior to the Fayre I was contacted by the Wedding and Events planner of the Venue, Charlotte. She was looking for a Professional Photographer for her own wedding. I provided Charlotte with some links to my work, and not long after I received her booking confirmation for a Traditional Church Wedding. First time I had received a booking...

Oak Royal Golf and Country Club Wedding Photography
15/12/2017

 Oak Royal Golf and Country Club Wedding Photography | Wesley and Vicky On occasion it does happen that I receive a booking and I am not available. I understand the painstakingly long hours that goes into finding your photographer, so it is always with deep regret when I have to inform the Bride and Groom that I am unavailable. Even more so when that Groom is the younger brother of my oldest and closest friend. On this occasion I was due to be...

Broadoaks Country House Hotel and Cathedral Cavern Wedding Photography
12/12/2017

A Lake District Wedding in a Cave I often get asked "Which has been your favourite Wedding to photograph?" and I reply honestly that I do not have a favourite, no two weddings are the same, each is different in its own right. However, Rob and Emma's Lake District Wedding has to be the most extraordinary wedding I have photographed to date.  Let's face it, it's not every day you get to work in a cave! From my initial meeting with Rob and Emma I...

Heaton House Farm Wedding Photographer
30/10/2017

Amazing Indian Fusion Wedding   I am very fortunate to be a member of a circle of highly Professional Photographers who call on each other when needing a Second Shooter. However, never in a million years did I expect to be opening an inbox from Liam Crawley asking if I would like to second shoot for him.  Hell yeah! The guy is a genius, a master of his art! I use the following analogy for people who don't quite understand the significance of...

Second Shoots-Sefton Palm House Jewish Wedding Photographer
13/10/2017

Jewish Wedding At Palm House, Sefton Park.   Picture the scene from Only Fool's and Horses's, with Del-Boy and Rodney sat in their little yellow van. They had just left Sotheby's after securing £6.2 million. That was Sam and I after I received my second invitation from the very talented Liam Crawley asking me to shoot for him again, this time at a Jewish Wedding. I was thrilled to be asked, and I knew I would be in for a spectacular day. The...

Blackpool Wedding Photography
07/10/2017

Jon-Paul and Lynsay's Blackpool Wedding.   Having had a career in the Licensed Trade I was friendly with Jon-Paul, the Licensee of The Albion in Bispham.  He knew I had changed career path to become a Wedding Photographer, and one evening asked my availability for his wedding in August. I had originally blocked this week off for some much needed R&R. However, not wanting to miss the opportunity of shooting what I knew would be a...

Preston Wedding Photographer
07/09/2017

Three Days, Three Counties. A Traditional Muslim Wedding for Muhammed & Sana. The day I met Sana and discussed her Muslim Wedding it was a gloriously sunny April Spring day. One of the first nice days after a long, cold and miserable Winter. Sam and I were due to exhibit at The Grand Venue in Clitheroe. I have to admit, I was tempted to set up the stand and leave it unmanned. The temptation to explore the quaint town that is Clitheroe left me...

Oaks Hotel Burnley - Sam & Aidan
30/05/2017

Sam & Aidan at the Oaks Hotel, Burnley Bridal Prep I joined Sam & Aidan at the Oaks Hotel Burnley pretty early in the morning.  I love Bridal Prep time as it gives everyone a chance to get used to the camera being in the room and the atmosphere is always fun and interesting. Sam was with her two daughters, best friend and her mum.  The makeup artist and hairdresser were minutes away and apparently, Aidan had set off on his way to the...

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