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Weddings

Melanie + Christian | Somerset Wedding Photographer in Cheshire

I always love going back up North for a wedding, especially Cheshire. I met Melanie and Christian a year before their wedding date and the big day came around so quick. It started off as a lovely dry day but quickly after the ceremony turned into a huge downpour and thunderstorm (which I secretly loved!) resulting in some really cool photographs! They both got hitched in the supremely gorgeous St Mary’s Church in Eccleston and held their reception in the village hall. Here’s a  ...

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Portraits

Weston-Super-Mare Engagement Shoot

Mel & Mike had their pre wedding shoot in Weston-Super-Mare as it’s a special place for both of them. We got super lucky with the weather, probably being the first real day of warmth this year but the wind on the pier was insane. After getting watery eyed and blasted by the wind, we took some photos in the arcade. Mel told me that the photoshoot wasn’t what she expected, that she didn’t realise all she had to do was hang out with Mike and have a laugh. Which is totally  ...

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Personal

My Photography in Progress – Then and Now

I belong to a lot of facebook photography groups that have thousands of amazing, top end photographers as members. Everyday my facebook feed is filled with gorgeous photography from around the world. It’s hard not to feel inferior when you see shots that you couldn’t even dream up, nevermind take. Whether it’s because you’re stuck in rainy England and you keep seeing stunning photographs from sunny California or the snow capped mountains in Canada, or because you  ...

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Weddings

Delamere Forest Wedding | Somerset Wedding Photographer

As a photographer I have always found it incredibly important to be able to click with my couples. The more relaxed you are with your photographer, the more natural your pictures will be. Well, it would be incredibly hard not to click with these two. From the first meeting over coffee, it had felt like I’d known them for years. Kirsty and Gary’s forest wedding took place in Abbeywood Estate in Delamere. Basically a dream venue for any photographer like me, who loves trees and  ...

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