“It is more important to click with people than to click the shutter.”


Tom & Kate married at The Old Church of St Martin (Martindale) & then went on to Askham Hall for a fine soiree of a reception. It was a intimate mid week wedding, full of fabulous locations and incredible looking food! Martindale is situated in an insanely beautiful valley, and the old church of St […]

Tom + Kate // Askham Hall

July 26, 2016

July 23, 2016

Tadz & Helen married at Christ Church, Great Broughton with a Reception at Threlkeld Village Hall I first met this lovely two at a wedding in April, and I knew once they enquired their wedding would be a hoot! They both are fabulous & so much fun, plus they scream photogenic! The joy they share with […]

Tadeusz + Helen // Threlkheld Village Hall

Darren & Charlotte married at the Castle Green Hotel, Kendal. There are two types of weddings that I love more than any….farm weddings & those that contain Geordies! This was the latter! A day full of joy & happiness, the weather was well behaved as the doves flew the basket and the dream of having the ceremony […]

Darren & Charlotte // Castle Green Hotel

July 3, 2016

July 2, 2016

Malcolm & Kate, married at Blaithwaite House, Wigton, Cumbria It was an absolute privilege to be asked to photograph this wedding! I’ve known Kate & Malc for a year or so, since they opened this lovely venue to the wedding community – to be able to photograph them at their own venue was fabulous! For […]

Malcolm + Kate // Blaithwaite House

Graeme & Laura, married at Friars Carse, Dumfries. This wedding was definitely one I have been looking forward to all year! It was fabulous to venture to this new -for me – venue and even more fabulous because it was for such a wonderful couple! The whole day was full of colour, vibrance, and most of […]

Graeme + Laura // Friars Carse

June 18, 2016

June 11, 2016

Simon & Hayley, married at New House Farm – near the shores of Crummock water. New House Farm is one of those venues that has always been on my list, so I was uber excited when I met Hayley at Enchanted 2015 to hear that this was the venue of their choice! The day itself was a pleasure, full […]

Simon + Hayley // New House Farm

Jamie & Helen, married at the beautiful Armathwaite Hall – on the banks of Bassenthwaite Lake It is always a joy to venture to this majestic venue, it was even more of a joy as Jamie & Helen were such fun! A beautiful couple together surrounded by fabulous friends and family. There were tears at the speeches, […]

Jamie + Helen // Armathwaite Hall

May 27, 2016

May 21, 2016

Mike & Kate, married at Lady Gilford’s (Carlisle) – and held the reception at the fabulous Morton Manor. I have known Kate for some time and it was a true pleasure when she asked me to photograph her marriage to Mike! It was a brilliant day from start to end! For me it was fabulous to see […]

Mike + Kate // Morton Manor

Mark & Tara, married at Holy Trinity Church, Millom – and held the reception at the beautiful Irton Hall. It was an early morning as I travelled across county to meet both bridal & groom parties as they prepared for what was about to be a spectacular day.  Both preparations were pretty relaxing, in fact the gents were […]

Mark + Tara // Irton Hall

May 14, 2016

April 16, 2016

Richard & Jenna, married at St Michael Church, Dalston – and held the reception at the beautiful Crown Hotel, Wetheral! All weddings are special, for me me this was one of the more, simply as the newlyweds are good friends of Sarah and I! We have seen the beginning, the introduction of a little lady, and now we got to […]

Richard + Jenna // Crown Hotel, Wetheral

Chris & Sarah, married at St Oswald’s Church, Dean – and held the reception at the picturesque Blaithwaite House. Its fair to say that the weather was not our friend on the day –  as we battled the gusts of winds and torrential rain! However it didn’t dampen spirits especially for this adventurous couple.  I had the […]

Chris + Sarah // Blaithwaite House

April 2, 2016

February 13, 2016

It was the perfect winters day, as I headed – for my first ever wedding-  to the Roundthorn Country House!  Ste & Jess were so relaxed and happy as their day flowed effortlessly. It was a true pleasure to be invited to share in their winter wedding – capturing from the early frosty morning until It […]

Ste + Jess // The Roundthorn

Back in August I travelled to meet Christian & Claire to show them their wedding images, whilst at the same time doing a post wedding shoot of them with Claire’s horse – Sir Bobby! It was a glorious day and such a treat to do something a bit different.

Sir Bobby

February 12, 2016

February 2, 2016

Enchanted 2016 -Cumbria’s Largest Wedding & Prom Event –  Venue: Sands Centre Sponsored By: The Wedding Warehouse – Bridalwear & Accessories Compared By: David McNeill Catwalk Presented By: Premier Productions Catwalk Collections From: The Wedding Warehouse  & Anne Maries Hair Styling: Angel Hair Salon Venue Dressing: Heaps of Fun & Northern Love Letters Musicians: Ben Mattinson & Philippa Dodd Special Guest Musician: Mikey Bromley (Formally […]

Enchanted 2016

Weddings In Dalston, Cumbria – Dalston offers all you need to create a perfect wedding from a Church, Florist, Beauty Salon & Day Spa, Cake Company, Bridal Wear Shop, Photographer & Hairdresser –  I took a few images on behalf of a collective community of businesses named ‘Weddings in Dalston’ the images were taken inside St […]

Weddings In Dalston

January 11, 2016

January 7, 2016

As I sat eating lunch 18 months ago, whilst shooting my first wedding on land since leaving the seas, I never thought that 2015 would be as successful as it has! There is still a long way to travel, plenty more strokes of paint on my canvas, and 2016 is already set to be busier that […]

Twenty Fifteen // The Wedding Blog

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