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Documentary Family Photography - Ray Family

February 24, 2017  •  2 Comments
A couple of weeks ago I had the pleasure of spending some time with good friend and fellow wedding photographer Nick Ray and his lovely family. The aim was to produce some documentary family photography for them, as a record of where they are as a family in 2017. It's a great way to capture a family, in a journalistic and documentary way. There's n...
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Top Instagram Posts January 2017

February 03, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
So here's the top five Instagram posts from my Documentary Wedding Photography feed from January 2017. I post lots of new pictures on Instagram every month, and it's pretty exciting to see which ones gain the most likes - it's usually not the ones I think! But this one above, from Jess and Sam's Christmas Marquee wedding in Lincolnshire was one I k...
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Claridge's Wedding Photography

January 13, 2017  •  1 Comment
There's many iconic venues in London, the city is just full of household names. I've photographed at many, either in my capacity as a news photographer at The Times, or more recently as a documentary wedding photographer. Claridge's in Mayfair is just about one of the most well known and highly regarded hotels in the world, and though I'd photograp...
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Christmas Marquee Wedding Photography

January 07, 2017  •  2 Comments
Winter Wedding Photography in a Marquee You never really know what the weather will be like when you're planning for a December wedding, and earlier in the year when Jess and Sam asked me to provide their Christmas marquee wedding photography I was half hoping for a crisp winters day with frost or snow. Of course it was unseasonably warm and quite...
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Guests Only. Weddings Without the Bride and Groom

December 26, 2016  •  10 Comments
Music by Animal Island, Licensed by Musicbed Who thinks wedding photography has become a bit predictable this year? Boring, even? Sure, the first time you see a teeny tiny couple lost in a massive landscape, it's impressive. Or a backlit couple in profile. Or a couple shot through loads of out of focus lights. Or hand in hand, silhouetted, between...
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Best Instagram Wedding Photography 5th Dec 2016

December 05, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Instagram is great for showing your best wedding photography - it's entirely image led and is really convenient for getting a quick picture fix on your phone during the day. I try to post at least once a day, partly from my back catalog of wedding photography, but also from current edits. Changing my Instagram account to a business one now means th...
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One Whitehall Place Wedding Photography

November 08, 2016  •  1 Comment
Check out even more photos from this wedding in the Slideshow Video here Elegant London Wedding Venues Lauren and Alex had planned a classically London wedding, starting with a ceremony at The Temple Church where Alex was once a member of the fabulous choir, and finishing with the wedding party at One Whitehall Place, an elegant Grade II listed we...
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Great Barn, Ruislip Wedding Photography

October 28, 2016  •  3 Comments
Check out even more photos from this wedding in the Slideshow Video here An Historic Barn Venue in London As wedding venues go, The Great Barn in Ruislip is impressive, with charm, history and a great location for London based couples. It's part of a medieval farm complex in West London dating back to the 13th century. It was still being used as a...
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Lainston House Wedding Photography

October 23, 2016  •  2 Comments
Click here to see even more pictures in the Highlights Slideshow A Beautiful Hampshire Wedding I knew this Lainston House wedding would be a great day to photograph when Veronica and Ilia first made contact to see if I was available. They knew roughly when they wanted to get married, and started making plans around my availability. Rare though thi...
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Woodland Wedding Photography

October 12, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Click here to see even more pictures in the Highlights Slideshow Woodland Wedding Photography at Wasing Park Wasing Park is a favourite venue for me to photograph at - it's superbly run by an expert wedding team, and always makes for a fun day with stunning photography. So I was pretty excited at the prospect of photographing there again when Vick...
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