Brett and Catherine Engagement shoot in Hartshill Hayes, Atherstone

September 27, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Brett and Catherine from Mancetter, near Atherstone, contacted me last year when I hosting my wedding competition. They wanted exactly what I was offering in terms of value for money and quality. Even though they were getting married almost 50 miles from where I'm based, I was more than happy to help them out and shoot their wedding for them....
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Gareth and Melissa wedding day, the Forest Hotel in Dorridge

September 12, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Back in June I shot the engagement session for the lovely Melissa and Gareth. They were a little nervous at first but soon relaxed and started to enjoy the session. What was great was that we had built a really good relationship at the engagement shoot and over the phone as we planned the big day… and didn't it just show too? The two of them wer...
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Congratulations to Mary and James. Wedding photography winners 2016

September 11, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Last year you may remember I hosted a competition where a lucky couple had the opportunity to win their wedding photography. The prize included; Full day wedding photography coverage documenting everything Engagement shoot Two consultation sessions All the pictures available for either download or on disc (which ever the customer wants!) Norma...
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Wonderful vintage style wedding of Kate and Ash, Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham

August 20, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Last week I had the opportunity of shooting this gorgeous, vintage style wedding in Sutton Coldfield. The venue where the ceremony and reception was held, was the Royal Hotel, which had the perfect space for both the ceremony and evening shenanigans! The bride and groom had multiple peeps and honks of horns from well wishers who passed as they walk...
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21st birthday party turned out to be one of the best nights out this year!

August 16, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
I was recently asked to attend a 21st birthday party at the Belfry, Kingsbury, near Tamworth. I was only to attend and take some documentary style photos of family and friends getting together, for a couple of hours. I always get to my clients venues at least 45 minutes before ANY shoot, as I like to get to know the room and environment, find out...
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Sami and Luke Engagement session at Himley Hall near Wombourne, Wolverhampton

August 01, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
I do love a good engagement session, and this one didn't disappoint! Luke and Sami are getting married in December, which can be tough time of year to gauge for the right weather. That's why they opted for their engagement shoot in the lovely sunshine at Himley Hall and Park, near Wombourne. This is the first time have been to Himley Park but...
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Wedding photography doesn't have to be expensive!

July 10, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Wedding photography. It can be so expensive. Sometimes you don't get a lot for the money you pay. Quite often you don't even get the photos (what's that about?). But it doesn't have to be expensive! Let me show you my three packages that have been designed to suit most people. (Remember, you can build your own for a more bespoke service)....
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Top 10 tips for shopping for your wedding dress

July 05, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
I am really lucky to meet so many different people as a wedding photographer, hair stylists, make up and nail technicians, caterers, venue staff, you name the trade, they’re there. But the one I NEVER get to meet is the owner of the shop that provides the dress. So I got hunting for the best wedding dress suppliers in the west midlands and came acr...
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Family photo shoot at Northycote Farm, Wolverhampton

July 04, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
I looked at the weather app on my phone on Thursday last week and thought about the photo shoot I had booked that weekend with my new customers Jay, Stu and Elvie. "Damn, it's gonna piddle down" I thought. Before I had chance to even think about considering to rearrange, Jay was clearly thinking the same thing and messaged me suggesting we should...
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Julia and Chris' wedding in Codsall, Staffordshire

June 26, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
A couple of weekends ago I was at St Nicholas Church in Codsall, Nr Wolverhampton, Staffordshire shooting the wedding of Julia and Chris. The weather was gorgeous! I started the day at Julia's mums house where the bridal party were getting ready for the days antics. Champagne was flowing and the girls were giggling, it was a lovely morning and I wa...
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Melissa and Gareth's engagement shoot in Elmdon Park, Solihull

June 25, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
This weekend was fun! I took a trip over to Solihull on Saturday to meet two new customers, Gareth and Melissa. Melissa had entered a competition I was holding for winning your wedding photography for next year but thought it was for this year. When I contacted her and told her, she replied with this brilliant poem: "We're marrying September sixtee...
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Enjoying the bank holiday sun

May 31, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
I just wanted to share some pictures from my bank holiday weekend. The sun was out, the family came round, the bbq was lit and (for some) the wine and beer was flowing. Surely this is what bank holidays are for?
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My cheeky visit to London town

May 24, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
This weekend I had the opportunity to do nothing. Complete nothingness. Some would say that would be bliss. Not me. I can't have nothing to do. So I thought I'd travel down to the big smoke and do what I love! Take pictures. Street photography is something I'm not too familiar with. I have seen some amazing street photos, one of my favourite site...
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Top Tips for your wedding day!

May 12, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
The most important day of your life is round the corner and your stressing big time! Well, make a cuppa, put your feet up and read the rest of this post and take on board some of these great tips I have picked up since being a wedding a photographer. Find someone you trust to steal all the photos from your guests Yes you may have booked Matthew Sm...
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Surprise 40th birthday party in Hopwas, Tamworth

May 08, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Last night was a fab night! I had the pleasure of shooting a surprise 40th birthday party at the social club in Hopwas, Tamworth. Lindsey had no idea that about 80 people were waiting in the club, all quietly waiting for her to walk in to what she thought was a night with a couple of friends! Here are a few of the photos of the evening, also take...
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