Wood Hall Persian Wedding | Nazila and Mo
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Wood Hall Persian Wedding | Nazila and Mo

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…

Leeds Woodlands Wedding | Bethany and John
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Leeds Woodlands Wedding | Bethany and John

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…

Photography workshops – Baildon Church School
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Photography workshops – Baildon Church School

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,…

Leeds Marriott wedding | Kirkstall Abbey wedding | Emma and Andy
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Leeds Marriott wedding | Kirkstall Abbey wedding | Emma and Andy

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…

Oakwell Hall wedding | Gemma & Gareth
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Oakwell Hall wedding | Gemma & Gareth

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. Because of this I was well aware of the extensive gardens and grounds beyond, but this was my first visit…

Smoke bomb wedding photography Yorkshire
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Smoke bomb wedding photography Yorkshire

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
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Choosing a wedding photographer

We live in an age where we have so many choices, choosing a wedding photographer can be a difficult task. The main differences between each photographer are style, personality and pricing. Choosing a wedding photographer – Styles There are lots of different styles of wedding photography. If you want minimal posed photographs, look for reportage…