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Second Shoots - Chester Zoo Wedding Photographer
15/01/2018

James and Jade at Chester Zoo   When a friend and fellow photographer Daniel Murrientes asked if I would second shoot for him at one of his weddings at Chester Zoo, it was an easy yes! Animals have always held a special place in my heart, choosing a Kenyan Safari for my Honeymoon, and having visited without fail a Zoo or Animal Sanctuary on every family holiday. Sometimes walking straight back out, often staying all day and returning the...

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

https://vimeo.com/232868187 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...

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