Some of my favourite wedding and engagement photographs from 2016.Read More
2016 was an unforgettable year.
While the wheels turned on the global scale, mostly for the worse, my personal story flourished.Read More
It's easy to keep doing what you know. It takes effort to push yourself out of your comfort zone. Ultimately, the effort is worth it as you gain new skills and grow as a person.
It's a lesson I need to heed more often.Read More
It started raining in north east England in the late 70's and it hasn't stopped.
That's what it feels like anyway.Read More
The stream was choked with rubbish; paper cups, rusting Coke cans, discarded crisp packets.
It hadn't looked like this a few years back, when Ellie & James came here on their second date, playing pooh-sticks and tentatively laying the foundations of their relationship. Building a connection that would culminate in them marrying each other later this year.
I wasn't going to be able to recreate that memory for them.
I had to create a new memory.
I had to come up with an interesting photograph of them, in this space, right now. It's a pressure I'm familiar with while photographing a fast-moving wedding day. It's a pressure I thrive on.
This is the photograph I made.Read More