Now taking bookings for summer ‘Expecting’ shoots…

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This weekend I photographed the lovely Vici, Dale and bump! Vici contacted me to ask if its something I did and could do, and I was upfront in explaining how it isn't something I've done a lot of, but was happy to send her some ideas and see what happened. I've always shied away from bump photography because I think its something so personal and ive seen some terrible examples of the 'bump' photography out there, lots of awkwardly draped scarves/sheets and overly posed smiles.. I knew from the day of Vici's enquiry that if I was going to do this and be pleased with … [Read more...]

Real Wedding: Kerrie & James

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This weekend I photographed of Kerrie and James at Cheltenham's Hatherly Manor.. After an intimate ceremony guests enjoyed a wedding breakfast in the beautifully dressed banquet room, the staff at the manor really are fantastic and certainly went the extra mile with the finishing touches! As I sometimes do, I only photographed the wedding for a couple of hours. it works out well for smaller weddings or budgets, I still managed to get everything I wanted to for the couple, and look forward to getting stuck into the editing..   … [Read more...]

La De Da Living: ‘SHAARD’ Jewellery shoot

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This week I photographed a beautiful new range of jewellery 'SHAARD', designed by sister team Rita and Dominique of  ladedaliving There are many styles with in the SHAARD range, from delicate personalised bracelets, to beaded layering necklaces, I love the range because it allows for personality in how you wear the pieces, they look fab worn alone or several at the same time for an eclectic fun feel. The lovely Andrea modelled for us and the very talented Alexandra Sinclair Beauty assisted us with her make up magic, lots to get editing, until then here's a little … [Read more...]

Real Wedding: Anna & Stewart

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This weekend I had the pleasure of photographing Anna & Stewart's wedding in the picturesque village of Painswick, just two years ago I photographed the wedding of her elder sister Tiar, nice to be asked back, keeping it in the family! We were blessed with the weather on Saturday, perfect for a wedding! I haven't been inside painswick church before, only through the surrounding grounds, and i have to say it did not disappoint, its simply beautiful! So much so that we were not short of tourists eagerly waiting for a glimpse of the bride and locals standing by for … [Read more...]

New: JSP handmade cd presentation boxes..

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For a while now I have been searching for a personal and elegant way to present my images to happy couples, instead of just popping a CD in a simple wallet I wanted to find something that couples would be happy to keep forever and pleased to receive. I found Piece Of Paper on Etsy, she is able to make these gorgeous boxes and disc sleeves to my requirements, which means brides can chose the colour of the ribbon to match their theme and even the font. Aside from the names and date on the front label you could add the wedding location or what ever wording you … [Read more...]