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Boho Chic Elopement in East London

I want a Sunday kind of love.... Dyna & Sebastian had an intimate wedding in East London on Sunday, with beautiful summer weather and only a handful of their nearest and dearest in attendance. Impressively, they organised everything in 2 weeks! I absolutely adore...

Intimate London Marylebone Wedding

Simple. Elegant. Love. I am totally in love with intimate week day weddings. Lynette & Alpesh had their short and stylish ceremony at the beautiful Old Marylebone Town Hall followed by a stroll through Marylebone and cocktails at Fucina.                             ...

London City Engagement Shoot

For Anna & Ankur's engagement shoot, we walked from South Place Hotel in the city to St Paul's Cathedral and down to the Southbank. On a beautiful summer evening, it was just magic and these guys brought a great sense of fun with them.                        ...

Intimate Rock Chic Islington Wedding // Charlie & Laura

Charlie & Laura had an intimate wedding on a sunny weekday in Islington. Simple, fabulous, filled with rock chic style and vibrant colours. After the ceremony in the lovely Mayors Parlour at Islington Town Hall, we took a walk and ended with cocktails at Hoxley +...

London Waterloo Engagement Shoot

The Waterloo area is full of amazing streets and history and on Harriet & Graham's engagement shoot we got the streets pretty much to ourselves. I love discovering new corners of London together with my couples. And even though it rained, it just made the photos even...

Little Venice Summer Engagement Shoot

"When I get to Warwick Avenue, meet me by the entrance of the tube..."   Which is exactly what we did! Katie & Jude brought summer to Maida Vale for their engagement shoot and it didn't take long to capture so much awesomeness as we walked a long the canals and the...

Wedding Photography for Elopers

Before I get started, if you're a couple planning to elope, then a massive high 5 to you. How awesome! A large percentage of my bookings this year are eloping couples or those wanting an intimate ceremony and very small celebration afterwards. I sometimes also get...

Brockwell Park Engagement Shoot // Joy & Rob

So spring is ready but the sun won't come out and play. We went out for Joy & Rob's pre-wedding shoot this weekend and Joy brought the sunshine with her beautiful bright yellow coat which coincidentally matched all the daffodiles around in Brockwell Park. I always say...

How I Deal With The Unexpected On Your Wedding Day

On days like this week, have you stopped and wondered what would happen if it was your wedding day and things got thrown into chaos? I do. I think about these things a lot actually.   It may not necessarily be the weather that doesn’t quite go to plan, it could be any...

Islington Town Hall Elopement // Elsa & Tom

Floral Winter Wedding Elsa & Tom married late on a Friday afternoon in a very intimate and quick ceremony at Islington Town Hall. Surrounded only by immediate family this pair wanted to enjoy a walk in the sunshine before heading to Camden Passage for their evening...

Stylish Garden Wedding in Dorset // Alix & Tom

Fun, Sparkly Garden Celebration   Oh my there are so many cool things about this wedding I don't know where to start. This summer garden wedding in Dorset was so chilled out and SO MUCH FUN. Which was no surprise, as this is the kind of couple Alix & Tom are, as I...

Lumiere London 2018

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London Styled Portrait Photographer // Paola

Force of Nature Paola is one of my closest friends and the woman responsible for getting me to start my photography business back in 2012. Now in her forties, she's looking ever more radiant, healthy and fit than ever before. One of her secrets is yoga and her energy...

Clissold House Stoke Newington Wedding // Charly & Matt

James Bond meets Golden Sparkle With beautiful fragrant flowers filling the entire place, the scene was set for a gorgeous wedding day at Clissold House. Charly & Matt took their combined love of James Bond and sparkle to create a golden theme. Charly made beautiful...

London Pregnancy Portraits // Katie

As a photographer, I can't think of a time when a woman is more radiant and beautiful than when she is pregnant. But what many women tell me is that the experience doesn't always feel that way. So it's a marvellous thing when a pregnant woman books a maternity...

Personal Trainer Lifestyle Portraits // Silvia

Portraits and lifestyle photography for website branding and social media are ever more important, particularly if you're a personal trainer. So on a cold morning in November, Silvia and I headed out to Maida Vale for her portrait shoot and we were rewarded with...

Lois & Paul // Relaxed Margate Wedding at The Bottle Shop

Margate is a great little seaside town and a great location for Lois & Paul's intimate and relaxed wedding. The ceremony was held at Salmestone Grange and officiated by Lois' uncle. It was then followed by a fun and laid-back reception at The Bottle Shop Margate (I...

Alice Robson Jewellery Autumn 2017 Lookbook

September was that time of year - time for another lifestyle shoot with Alice Robson Jewellery ! I always love our shoots as we work hard but ultimately we also have a great time.  This time we headed for Hastings and hung out at the fabulous Warp & Weft and then went...

Relaxed Southbank Family Portrait Session

I love journeys. One of the most beautiful aspects of my work is witnessing and capturing the extraordinary journey of the couples I meet. I met Elizabeth & Manassah several years ago when they booked me to shoot their wedding. When we did their pre-wedding shoot, we...

Katy + Jody // Town Hall Hotel + Royal Inn On The Park Wedding

Classic Elegance meets Relaxed Pub Charm I just love weddings that combine beauty & elegance with a relaxed and fun vibe. Katy & Jody had just such a wedding with a gorgeous ceremony at the Town Hall Hotel in Bethnal Green followed by a lively and easygoing pub...

Intimate Bistrotheque Wedding // Xiaofei & Thomas

Intimate + Simple Elegance These two had an intimate wedding on a Sunday. How cool is that? While most of London was still in pyjamas, Xiaofei & Thomas were surrounded by their closest family & friends and declaring their love for each other. They told me they had...

Lois + Paul // Shad Thames Pre-Wedding Shoot

The days are beginning to get shorter so on the evening Lois & Paul had their pre-wedding shoot we got to enjoy some lovely dusk light. We started at the site of where the Design Museum used to be and took a lovely walk along the Thames getting some of the great...

Ly + Jamie // Intimate Islington Wedding

Vibrant & Intimate Islington Wedding The day started calmly at a local AirBnB in Islington where I found Ly preparing for her big day. Ly is a make up artist, amongst other things, and therefore did her own make up as well as that of her bridesmaids. Everything was...

Katy + Jody // East London Wapping Pre-Wedding Shoot

It was one of those pouring-rain days in London, it was heavy with clouds and late in the day. The weather promised to stay dry in the evening and given the forecast wasn't due to change all week, we went with it. Wapping is a little forgotten corner of London that I...

How To Create Awesome Confetti Shots

There is no doubt that one of everyone's favourite wedding images is the confetti shot. As a photographer the challenge is in being able to capture a moment that moves very quickly, but for any couple planning their wedding the main thing to think about is what kind...

Ly & Jamie // Sneak Peek

Some sneak peeks from Ly & Jamie's low-key, contemporary boho wedding in Islington. After the ceremony at Islington Town Hall, the celebrations moved about to a few different venues, before ending up at Dead Dolls House. How gorgeous is the light there? I loved the...

Mayfair Library Wedding // Jasmin & Jon

It was an overcast weekday in London Mayfair and Jasmin & Jonathan were just having an intimate ceremony at Mayfair Library with their closest & dearest. Having already celebrated with a large wedding in India, these guys just wanted to have an intimate and low-key...

London Lifestyle Fitness Photographer

When I first met Kitty 10 years ago, it was walking into her dive store in Fulham, London where she was Owner, Scuba Instructor and Underwater Photographer. Her warm, approachable and professional approach inspired me to train up as a Dive Instructor myself. Here was...

Intimate Hackney Town Hall Wedding // Tilly & Toby

Tilly & Toby had a small Hackney Town Hall wedding followed by a reception at Pub on The Park on London Fields and they just happened to pick what was one of the most beautiful sunny weekends we've seen in London for a while. Everyone was out in the park to enjoy the...

Charly + Matt // Alexandra Palace Engagement Shoot

I always ask my couples to wear something with a bit of colour on my engagement shoots, the boys rarely listen, but thankfully the girls do. But what my couples always do is bring a sense of fun which really makes my job such a pleasure. We headed to Alexandra Palace...

Tia + Andreas // Australian Country Farm Wedding

I started 2017 in Sydney, Australia where I got to capture Tia & Andreas' lovely country farm wedding just a couple hours drive from the city. It was a baking hot day but I loved how it felt so warm & homely, with all the Australian touches. Here is a small selection...

Ruth + Nick // North London Canal Walk Pre-Wedding Shoot

Ruth & Nick took me for a walk along the canals for their north London pre-wedding shoot, the Hackney Marshes are rather beautiful particularly on a sunny day and even more especially when you add a lovely couple to the mix.                               ...

50 Shades of Bondi Beach

I've just spent a month living near Bondi Beach and got to enjoy it in all kinds of weather and what I noticed is that it literally is 50 shades of blue, each day being slightly different. It was a great place to hang out (there is a great life beyond the beach)....

Cockatoo Island Sydney

Today I spent the day at Cockatoo Island in Sydney Harbour. It's a short ferry ride from Circular Quay, has spectacular views of the city and so much history, from the convict era, to the world wars to shipbuilding up until 1992. It is now listed on the UNESCO World...

Rose Seidler House // Sydney Living Museums

I spent the first day of 2017 visiting the Rose Seidler House in Sydney, Australia. It's a house I've wanted to visit for a long time, but now that I am spending some time in my hometown the opportunity finally came for me to do so. I have a passionate interest in...

Lifestyle Catalogue Shoot // Alice Robson Jewellery

One of my favourite projects this year was shooting this lifestyle catalogue for Alice Robson Jewellery on location at Rye Harbour in England. It's a beautiful location and a lovely day out. The weather changed every few seconds but gave us such magical light. I made...

Anna + Tom // Dalston Wedding At The Roost

Anna & Tom were married at the King William Undercroft at The Old Royal Naval College in Greenwich, followed by a routemaster ride to East London. The reception was held at The Roost in Dalston, an alternative wedding venue that once upon a time was a pub. I have shot...

Aivory + Jon // Shoreditch Pre-Wedding Video

EAST LONDON PRE-WEDDING VIDEO // Aivory & Jon are originally from Canada but live in East London in the UK. For their wedding they wanted a pre-wedding video to show rather than speeches. They also thought it would be a great opportunity to showcase their favourite...

Liz + Derry // Kingscote Barn Countryside Wedding

KINGSCOTE BARN COUNTRYSIDE WEDDING // Liz & Derry live in London but chose to marry in the Gloucestershire countryside where Liz spent a lot of time growing up. The drive from London was absolutely stunning. The location was also a lovely contrast from their...

Guy + Andrew // York Grays Court Wedding

GRAYS COURT WEDDING // I shot two weddings at Grays Court this summer and what a fantastic venue it is. Grays Court is a boutique hotel and one of Britain's oldest historical houses. York Minster Cathedral sits to one side and the city walls to the other. Guy & Andrew...