A journal of wedding related thoughts

Wedding Blog

Tipis, Weddings and Alternative Venues

Late last year I had a flood of enquiries and subsequent bookings for couples looking for me to photograph their weddings in 2014. What has been apparent is the number of slightly alternative weddings that I’m going to be part […]

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Wedditing… This year there were several new words added to the dictionary amongst them was “selfie” which I’m sure you’ll know roughly means a self portrait taken on a phone. As yet I’m unaware of the word “Wedditing” being officially […]

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Class Glass

For some time I’ve been aware of a number of other photographers around me talking about using certain prime lenses. If you’re not a photographer that may not mean very much to you so let me put that into a […]

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Equus and Wedding Albums

About 18 years ago I picked up the latest copy of Professional Photographer Magazine and I was literally mesmerised by a picture of a Cobra (an Egyptian King Cobra to be precise). I read the article on the photographer who […]

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A Grand Affair at Hassop Hall

On our first meeting, Beth, Ben and I had conversations about my previous work at some of the Michelin starred restaurants that they had previously dined at including The Waterside Inn at Bray which is famously run by the Roux […]

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Railways & Inspiration

Often my pre wedding photography sessions are at a location near to the couples home address; mostly for convenience, and they will often take place at a park or quiet country location. Jo and Paul had other ideas. Paul is […]

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Calke Abbey

When Heather and Ollie came to see me and discuss their photography they told me of booking Calke Abbey. Having only one aborted visit to Calke Abbey (it gets very busy on Bank Holidays) I had no other vision other […]

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Stubton Hall August 2013

Stubton Hall is possibly one of the nicest venues I’ve had the pleasure of working at, but before I get to that let me just say that as far as fairy tale weddings go, you wont do far wrong if […]

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