When I first met Nazila and Mo, they explained that they were both Iranian and their wedding would be following some Persian wedding traditions and be a little bit different to my usual weddings. One of the biggest differences was that the bride and groom would be arriving at Wood Hall wedding venue together by […]
I was super excited to be photographing Bethany and John’s wedding at Leeds Woodlands Hotel. We’d met up 4 months before for their engagement shoot on Ilkley moor and I couldn’t wait for their Leeds Woodlands wedding day. Getting ready The bride and her bridesmaids got ready at the Guidepost hotel in Bradford, not far […]
A couple of weeks ago I visited Baildon Church School to spend some time with pupils taking photographs in a series of photography workshops. Initially, I’d had a meeting with year 5 teacher Miss Brace about my job as a wedding photographer and the different elements it encompassed, from still life to portraits, landscapes, architecture, […]
Emma and Andy met while working at the Worth Valley Railway with the vintage steam trains and diesel engines, so it was only fitting that their wedding day followed with the vintage transport theme. Involving a magical mystery tour to their Leeds wedding venue and Kirkstall Abbey wedding photo backdrop. Vintage bus My journey began […]
I was super excited to be photographing Gemma and Gareth’s Oakwell Hall wedding on Good Friday. I had previously photographed weddings at Oakwell Hall Country Park, Birstall in the Hall of the Elizabethan manor house, and was well aware of the amazing gardens and grounds beyond, but this was my first visit to the historic […]
In the quieter months, I like to learn new techniques so I can be the best wedding photographer I can be. I experiment with new techniques and perfect them so I have something I can competently use when a suitable time arises in a real wedding situation. I had heard mentions of smoke bombs wedding photography and thought […]
Choosing a wedding photographer who is right for you. There are some people in life with whom we immediately click (no pun intended) and some who we don’t, and that is absolutely fine! You are never, ever, ever going to be everybody’s cup of tea. Talking of tea, it’s loved by many, but I cannot […]
I was delighted to be chosen to by Katie and Scott to photograph their Leeds Town Hall wedding and reception at The Leeds Club.
Last night, I saw the super talented Frankie Ballard and his band play at the Brudenell Social Club in Leeds as part of their UK tour and decided to take my camera and the lightest lens I own, my nifty fifty.