I had never heard of The Parlour at Blagdon until earlier this summer. Three months later and I have three weddings booked there. There is a real buzz about this unique, boutique, shabby-chic wedding venue which is based in Northumberland, just 10 minutes north of Newcastle.Read More
Angela & Andy’s Edinburgh elopement, and this photo of them on the Royal Mile in particular, is a perfect way to talk about street photography at weddings.
What is street photography anyway?Read More
Choosing your wedding venue is traditionally the first thing on your to do list for organising your wedding. It’s probably the most important choice you will make because it informs everything else. It sets the vibe of the day, and therefore how your wedding photographs look, and impacts every other decision you make down the line.Read More
As You Like It is one of the coolest and quirkiest alternative wedding venues in Newcastle. I was working as a Registrar in Newcastle when it opened and it blew the whole wedding scene open in the city.Read More
It’s been a long, learning journey becoming a wedding photographer. I’ve been full time for four years now, photographing weddings in Newcastle, Durham and Northumberland. As I’ve become more established and my reputation has grown I’ve photographed weddings in Yorkshire, the Lake District, Edinburgh and beyond.Read More
I love getting on the dance floor at the end of the wedding day as everyone celebrates and it’s a great opportunity to get some unposed, fun photos.
Over the years I’ve developed a specific technique to get the feeling of the nighttime shenanigans across in the photographs.Read More
My camera shutter died during a wedding.
But it wasn’t a disaster.
Being a wedding photographer means being prepared and that means having a plan for dealing with the unexpected. I always take a backup camera to every wedding and I shot the rest of the wedding on that body without the couple noticing.Read More