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The Year I discovered Mental Health The year in numbers – 20 weddings,  1 elopements, 1 destination, 40 silly faces, 17 venues, 6 bowties,  4 second shooters, 1 new lease of life and many a new friend – the year in words As the new decade turns, I reflect on the last – by and large […]

Twenty Nineteen // The Yearly Review

“the secret to a happy marriage is to partake in the red pepper, zucchini ritual”

Nick + Robyn // Askham Hall

“….oh my little stinks, you were very persistent! And you soon moved in my little flat, you talked me into buying a little cat, oh Lola (seriously) we really love you, well one cat soon become a few, when we picked up Rita and Yoko too, oh our little girls we really love you! We […]

Mark + Tara // Blaithwaite House

 “Together, we form a necessary paradox; not a senseless contradiction.”  // Criss Jami  // Paul + Lorren married, then partied the night away at the absolutely beautiful Le Petit Chateau, Otterburn. People who know me, know of my wish to be living in the South of France, riding my bicycle [with basket] to the patisserie, […]

Paul + Lorren // Le Petit Chateau

“I know the joy of fishes in the river through my own joy, as I go walking along the same river” – Zhuangzi Glenn + Mel married, then partied the night away at the Hidden River Cabins. I’ll start by saying I love this Venue! and I love these two awesome human beings! I think […]

Glenn + Mel // Hidden River Cabins

“I plan on bugging you every single day for the foreseeable future” // ? // Richard + Victoria married then partied the night away at Three Hills Barn, Torpenhow. Holy Geoffrey!!! The only words I can muster to describe the sheer incredibleness of this wedding! It was planned to perfection, from the beautiful styling by Janet (Wilde & […]

Richard + Victoria // Three Hills Barn

“Live, love, laugh and lighten your burdens, there’s no better way to enjoy life” Kris + Rachel married, then partied the night away at Auchen Castle. I have to say I’m rather fond of a Scottish wedding! when the weather is as belting as it has been, the joy of having an outdoor wedding (and […]

Kris + Rachel // Auchen Castle

“Cats are connoisseurs of comfort.” – James Herriot  They grow up so fast! Tinks is three today! It was totally by chance that I ended up with Tinks. A series of events that meant the original owner could no longer take her – but my word she is a proper ball of fluff and I love […]

Tinks is Three!

“In the right light, at the right time, everything is extraordinary ” – Aaron Rose Andy + Rachel married, then partied the night away at the Carlton Towers, Yorkshire. About 90% of my bookings come from referrals from past or future couples or fellow suppliers! Rachel worked alongside one of my Grooms from the past, […]

Andy + Rachel // Carlton Towers

It always amazes me in art how everyone perceives a blank canvas differently, and also how styles and techniques develop over time! With this in mind I recently took part in an ‘experiment’ with some of my friends within the industry. The aim was to see how other photographers would apply their edit styles to […]

The Photographer Edits

– 41 weddings,  2 elopements, 1 destination, 82 silly faces, 36 venues, 6 bowties, 4 countries, 13000 miles, 1 dropped lens and many a new friend – Well 2017 has been one of the most challenging years for me on both a personal level and as a business! On a personal level I want to […]

Twenty Seventeen // The Wedding Review

“Welcome to High Barn, leave your troubles at the gate…” … Supplier Shout Out …   Venue // High Barn at Edenhall Estate Hair // Peaches & Cream Wedding Hair MUA // Lucy Pearson Flowers // Greenwheat Florist and Fika Cake // The Wooden Dove Cake Company Dress // Eden Wedding Boutique Lighting // Typical […]

Stylised Shoot // High Barn, Edenhall Estate

“”  Jon + Angela married at the Lothian Chambers, Edinburgh, then partied the night away at the Hilton Carlton. …and with that I’d like to end by wishing my congratulations once again to the fabulous two!   SLIDESHOW     PHOTOBLOG   Wedding Suppliers Featured At This Wedding: Hilton Carlton (Venue) :: Gavin Jacob Power (Photography)

Jon + Angela // Hilton Carlton, Edinburgh

“”  Chris + Claire married at St Anne’s Church, Ings, then partied the night away at the Marquee on their home farm. …and with that I’d like to end by wishing my congratulations once again to the fabulous two! SLIDESHOW   PHOTOBLOG   Wedding Suppliers Featured At This Wedding:    Marrime (Kendal) (Dress)  ::  Jo […]

Chris + Claire // Farm Marquee Wedding

“Steam irons are the best mate, We got one as a wedding present, swear by it, not a single crease in my shirt department”  James + Victoria married, then partied the night away Blaithwaite House, Wigton There are those people in the world, who are so totally cool, that were they to put margarine in […]

James + Victoria // Blaithwaite House

“two dresses of the two dancers”  Candice + Jamie married, then partied the night away at the Inn on the Lake, on the shores of Ullswater I don’t know what to say about this wedding, apart form it was freaking awesome! I have so much love for these two – they met working on the […]

Candice + Jamie // Inn on the Lake

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