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Nottingham Portrait Photography Studio It gives me great pleasure to finally unveil my new photography studio. A working progress since early spring has seen our spacious garage space transformed into a multi functional studio/office/client area. Complete with a 3m office desk for editing, printing & framing etc, a cosy client area with a 55″ 4K […]

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  Locko Park Engagement shoot with Faye & Rob Spring is finally here and the daffodils are out! What better way to kick-start the 2016 wedding season with an engagement shoot with Faye & Rob at their wedding venue, Locko Park in Derbyshire. Locko park is a grade II listed building in the heart of […]

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Bride and Groom Wedding Photography This post which explains how and why I love to capture Bride and Groom Wedding photography. It follows on from an earlier post named – ‘Why I shoot mainly documentary wedding photography‘ and explained why around 80% of the coverage is documentary. This post on the other hand I explain […]

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Nottingham Portrait Photographer | Image of the month #3 This is the third ‘Image of the month’ post where I aim to pick one of my favourite photographs from a wedding or portrait and give a detailed description of the image, which will hopefully be a useful insight to both photographers and people who may […]

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Why I mainly shoot documentary wedding photography (but not solely) Documentary wedding photography has fast became the norm amongst the majority of modern wedding photographers. Having evolved from the days of shooting on film where a traditional wedding photographer would capture the day in a series of posed shots, wedding photography today demands much more […]

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Horsley Lodge Wedding Photography | Daniel & Michelle This is the second post for ‘Image of the month’ where I aim to pick one of my favourite photographs from a wedding or portrait and give a detailed description of the image, which will hopefully be a useful insight to both photographers and people who may […]

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Lifestyle portrait photography Nottingham with the Seddon family – Wollaton Park 22/11/2015 Here’s a family portrait shoot from last Sunday at one of my favourite locations for outdoor family photographs – Wollaton Park. A lovely location with plenty of areas out of the public eye, with woodland and interesting tree’s (or remains of trees!) With […]

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Kate & Carl’s Wedding at The Wizard Alderley Edge was held on 30th October 2015. The Wizard is a small but characteristic 17th century rustic gastropub set on National Trust land with great staff and fantastic food! As a Nottingham wedding photographer, I seldom have the opportunity to venture into new territories, so capturing the […]

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Yeldersley Hall Wedding | Image of the month | Corrine & James The first ‘Image of the month’ is from a lovely Yeldersley Hall wedding in Derbyshire – with Corrine & James – I took this image in the summer of 2014 and still remains one of my favourite bridal portraits to date. This is […]

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Here’s a selection of photographs from an awesome Wedding at The Old Vicarage Boutique Hotel in Southwell. This would be my second wedding at The Old Vicarage and one I was really looking forward too, not only is the venue really modern and sophisticated but I instantly warmed to Amy & Jay after our initial […]

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Amy & Paul’s Wedding at The Walled Garden Beeston Fields would be my first wedding here and one I was really looking forward to after hearing their plans and seeing what the Walled Garden had to offer. The day started with Amy, her bridesmaids and family at her parents home. Myself and my assistant Gareth […]

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Sarah & Scott’s wedding at Eastwood Hall: Over the last few years I’ve had the opportunity to photograph some lovely weddings at Eastwood Hall and this was no exception! A wedding at Eastwood Hall can provide everything you need for a perfect wedding ceremony and evening reception. A picturesque Georgian country house set in 26 […]

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Derbyshire Wedding Photography: After speaking to Sarah & Shane about their 2015 Derbyshire Wedding at their picturesque farm, located in a small village on the outskirts on Chesterfield, it soon became apparent this was a wedding I was really looking forward to. The thought of capturing a vintage themed farm wedding with Tipi’s and farm […]

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Chiswick House Wedding Photography – Mr & Mrs Dugdale 21/08/2015 Farah & John tied the knot at Chiswick House, a magnificent 1729 building in west London with exquisite interiors and stunning gardens (which inspired many other gardens including New York’s Central Park.) This is a wedding I was really looking forward too – my first […]

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 Luxury camping pods at YHA Stratford-upon-Avon Last week I travelled down to YHA Stratford-upon-Avon to Photograph the Saunders family in Stratford’s new luxury camping pods. A job I was really looking forward to and something a little different from Wedding Photography in Nottingham! The luxury camping pods at YHA Stratford-upon-Avon not only look great but […]

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Double Tree Hotel Wedding in Nottingham – Mr & Mrs Wickes When I first met Robbie and Mitchell to discuss the details for their Double Tree Hotel Wedding in Nottingham, it soon became apparent they was a couple I’d love to work with. Fun, loving, easy going and the plans for their big day sounded […]

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Nottingham Portrait Photography – The Hankin Family Since the birth of 2015 my intentions for creating portraits would solely rely on capturing people in natural environments, so ditching the white studio background and focusing purely on outdoor portraiture felt like the right decision and a step in the right direction. When I speak to clients […]

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Alfreton Hall Wedding, Derbyshire – Mr & Mrs Stocks Here’s a collection of photographs from a lovely Alfreton Hall Wedding in Derbyshire. Alfreton Hall is a beautiful grade II listed building with stunning architecture and elegant interiors. It was my first wedding here, not only was I impressed with the venue from a photographic perspective, but the […]

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Swancar Farm Wedding Photography As a Nottingham wedding photographer, I’ve captured some lovely wedding venues in and around the city and as much as I like photographing new venues, I always look forward to a wedding at Swancar Farm, so I thought I’d share some of my favourite Swancar Farm wedding photography. Set amidst 250 acres of Nottinghamshire countryside Swancar […]

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10 tips for choosing your perfect wedding photographer Choosing your perfect wedding photographer can seem like an uphill battle with the amount of photographers in today’s society. The 10 tips I’m about to list below will help you on your journey to choosing your perfect wedding photographer. One perfect photograph can instantly take you back […]

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Nottingham fashion shoot in the Lace Market 17/3/2015 Here’s a batch of images from a somewhat impromptu shoot in Nottingham’s Lace Market. The only thing that was planned was the shoot, other than that I had very little to go on. I met up with Gareth (my trusty assistant) at 16:00 and quickly scouted a few locations […]

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Thailand Honeymoon 2014-2015 Until now my blog has mainly covered the weddings and portraits since building the website. On December 20th I tied the knot with Rebecca and we spent our honeymoon in Thailand. I thought it’d be a good idea to add a blog post from my honeymoon with a collection of photographs, after all this is a photography website! For anyone […]

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Wollaton Hall Photo shoot Nottingham – 29/11/2014 Last weekend was a busy one, with jobs either side of moving house, I had my work cut out to say the least! The fact that is was a mini session made life that little bit easier, just an hour long, nothing in the form of studio backdrops, hefty […]

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Portrait Photo shoot in Derbyshire 09/11/2014 Here’s some of my favourite photographs of Mia and Tommy from a recent Xmas Mini Session (lasting just 30 minutes) I last photographed Mia about 2 years ago when she was only a few months old and now she’s a big sister, it was time for some recent ones with little Tommy too. […]

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Storybook Wedding Albums The best way to present your favourite wedding photographs I received a new sample wedding album today from my new supplier, what can I say – I’m chuffed to bits! Its great to show prospective customers the quality of the albums, and how it illustrates a story from beginning to end. You […]

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Portrait Photography Derby with the Alexander Family 11/10/2014 This was my first ‘Christmas Mini Session’ with The Alexander family. I arrived at their lovely family home in Derby on Sunday morning and set up the mobile studio in the kitchen whilst getting the know the little ones, (getting them on your side and gaining trust […]

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Nottingham Fashion Photography 24/09/2014 This was just me, my assistant and Lee, a stylish and confident professional who takes great pride in his image. After receiving some new lighting gear, I was keen to put it to use, I asked Lee if he could spare an hour to head out on location and test out […]

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Here’s a collection of Yeldersley Hall Wedding Photography with Corrine & James. Their ceremony took place at All Saints Church in Matlock followed by an evening reception at Yeldersley Hall. What a stunning venue, a traditional English Country House set deep within the rolling Derbyshire countryside. They had a purple colour scheme which was consistent throughout, Its always […]

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Eastwood Hall Wedding Photography with Karen & Matthew Karen and Matthew’s Eastwood Hall Wedding was set in 26 acres of spectacular grounds. This was my second wedding here and I was relishing the chance to shoot here again and get some killer shots! The day was packed full of emotion with lots of small details to photograph, from […]

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The Old Vicarage Wedding, Southwell – Rachael & Adam 24/05/2014 Where do I begin!… Such a lovely couple who made my job so easy and enjoyable! Their relaxed yet intimate approach to their wedding photography so was evident, it really does come through in the images when the bride and groom are relaxed, happy & in the mood […]

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Jessica & Richard’s wedding at Swancar Farm 25/04/2015 Jessica and Richard’s wedding took place at Swancar Farm Country House, a beautiful 16th century country house set amidst 250 acres of rolling Nottinghamshire countryside. Its always nice to photograph a wedding here, this was my third wedding at Swancar and each time I try and capture something […]

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Wollaton Hall Wedding Photography with Gemma & Ben 22/03/2014 Here’s a series of photographs from the wedding of Gemma & Ben who got married at the lovely St’ Leonard’s Church in Wollaton followed by a stylish reception at Wayne Manor – the one and only Wollaton Hall! I took an instant liking to this couple who were easy to get […]

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St Barnabas Cathedral wedding, Nottingham – Sabrina & Dominic – 06/03/2014 After chatting with Sabrina & Dominic about their wedding plans, I was really keen to shoot this one! With their ceremony being held in Nottingham’s St. Barnabas Cathedral I knew there would be plenty of interesting images to capture. (out came the fisheye lens!) They […]

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