Wedding in Bolton Percy

Wedding in Bolton Percy

I recently photographed this stunning wedding in Bolton Percy, a lovely village near to Selby in North Yorkshire. Emma and Lee got married at the All Saint's church, a beautiful old 15th century building in the heart of the village. They had their reception at Hornington Manor very close by. I love [...]
Lake District Wedding

Lake District Wedding

I absolutely loved this recent Lake District wedding with Mary and Nige. Not only because it was set in such a stunning location, but also because the couple and their family/friends were so fabulous and welcoming. It was such a lovely day, amazing weather, incredible views and the whole day had a r [...]
Woodlands Hotel Wedding

Woodlands Hotel Wedding

A  stunning venue, a super fun and relaxed couple, lots of cute kids and great weather. What more could you want for a fabulous wedding day! Helen and John recently got married at the Woodlands boutique hotel on the outskirts of Leeds. It's a beautiful, characterful venue with landscaped gardens and [...]
Rudding Park Wedding

Rudding Park Wedding

A recent wedding at the stunning Rudding Park, a luxury hotel in North Yorkshire. Charlotte and Alex got married at this beautiful venue this April. The day went without a hitch and although it wasn't bright sunshine the weather was pretty good. I rocked up to the venue to meet the girls for the bri [...]
Hornington Manor Wedding

Hornington Manor Wedding

Lauren and Robin got married at Hornington Manor this March and it was a pleasure to photograph their stunning wedding. The day could not have been better, the weather was unusually fantastic for March with blue skies and all day sunshine! Hornington Manor is a beautiful house set on the grounds of [...]
Huddersfield Pre Wedding Shoot

Huddersfield Pre Wedding Shoot

I met up with Helen and John recently for a fun pre wedding shoot. They choose Castle Hill in Huddersfield because it was the place they came when they got engaged and it really was a fabulous spot for a shoot. We had stunning weather which allowed us to ses the views to the horizon, although the qu [...]
Hazlewood Castle Wedding

Hazlewood Castle Wedding

I absolutely loved this beautiful wedding at Hazlewood Castle, a stunning venue  near York that dates back to Norman times. Sandra and Trevor are the most lovely couple and you can just tell they are absolute soul mates. They choose this venue because they really fell in love with the place and knew [...]
2016 Favourite Images

2016 Favourite Images

Well I have to say 2016 has been an utterly fantastic year! I have loved every single wedding that I have photographed, all in different ways, and all of my couples have been absolutely brilliant. It is an honour to be able to photograph one of the most important days in peoples lives. I've met the [...]
Peak District Wedding

Peak District Wedding

This Peak District wedding was a fantastic event and very close to my heart as it was held in the village of Grindleford, only three miles from where I grew up. I met Rebecca and Ryan in Leeds which is now where they live but they returned to Rebecca's roots in the Peak district for their wedding da [...]
York Wedding

York Wedding

This recent York wedding was a fabulous event. Carly and Ralph got married at the stunning Grange Hotel in York, a regency townhouse built in 1829. This was followed by a trip to the Museum Gardens and then a reception at the De Grey Rooms, an elegant early Victorian ballroom close to the Minister. [...]
Harrogate Wedding

Harrogate Wedding

Natasha and Justin's recent Harrogate wedding was held at the Majestic Hotel, a grand victorian building overlooking the town. We started off in the bridal suite where I walked into a very busy room filled with a large number of Natasha's family and friends all getting ready for the big day. I did n [...]
Wedding in Harrogate

Wedding in Harrogate

This wedding in Harrogate and Pateley Bridge has to be one of my favourite events this year. I love a wedding that is a bit different and this one was very unique. A countryside, rustic wedding organised with a lot of love and attention and with so many gorgeous hand crafted details. Pippa and Andre [...]
Leeds Family Portrait Shoot

Leeds Family Portrait Shoot

I met up recently with Emma, Rob, Leah and Justin for this Leeds family portrait shoot at Roundhay Park.  I absolutely love doing family shoots but have not had so much time for it lately with my weddings so it was really fun to get the opportunity to do a shoot again. Rob and Emma got in touch main [...]
Wedding at Birtsmorton Court

Wedding at Birtsmorton Court

We were in three counties for this recent stunning wedding of Sarah and Simon. The bridal prep took place in the West Midlands, the groom prep and the ceremony in Warwickshire and the reception in Worcestershire, so this involved not a small amount of driving about but it all went rather smoothly an [...]
Styled Shoot at West Tanfield House

Styled Shoot at West Tanfield House

I had the pleasure of being asked to do a styled shoot at West Tanfield House, a stunning and very romantic wedding venue based on the River Ure in North Yorkshire, near Ripon. This venue is owned and run by Allanah and Neil Bourne-Arton who very kindly hosted the event and looked after us all for t [...]
Wedding in Wetherby

Wedding in Wetherby

Ok, so I know I shouldn't have favorites but this couple is definitely one of my favorites! there I've admitted it, but it has to be said that Giedre and Daniel truly are lovely people and a great couple and you can just see that they really are made for each other, true soul mates. This wedding in [...]
Wedding in Thirsk

Wedding in Thirsk

This latest wedding in Thirsk was with a really lovely couple; Heather and Jay, at the fabulously eccentric venue known as  The Crab and Lobster. The venue consists of a gorgeous 18th century Georgian manor house, exotic location theme rooms; the girls got ready in the Taj Mahal! and a restaurant an [...]
Wedding in Whitby

Wedding in Whitby

This recent wedding in Whitby was a fabulous event with a stunning couple, lots of gorgeous bridesmaids both tall and short, a very handsome pageboy and many fun and friendly guests. Suzanne and Matt fell in love with the Raithwaite Estate after seeing their stunning gardens and fabulous setting clo [...]
Kirkby Lonsdale Engagement

Kirkby Lonsdale Engagement

I recently met up with Tania and Alex for a pre-wedding shoot at the really lovely Underlay Grange wedding venue near to Kirkby Lonsdale. It is a grade II listed country house situated in between the Yorkshire Dales and the Lake District. A stunning wedding venue that is very secluded and private wi [...]
Leeds Engagement Shoot

Leeds Engagement Shoot

Back to Roundhay park for this Leeds engagement shoot, this time with fabulously fun and upbeat couple Lucy and Oliver. I really did enjoy this shoot, we had a jolly good time! This couple were so easy to photograph and up for all sorts of shots so we made use of the forest, spring daffodils, stunni [...]
Engagement shoot in Horsforth

Engagement shoot in Horsforth

I met up recently with Suzie and Matt for this fun engagement shoot in Horsforth Park. They were both very comfortable in front of the camera and look fabulous together, so they are all set for their big day in a couple of weeks time. Really looking forward to photographing their wedding at the Rait [...]
Engagement shoot at Roundhay - Lake silhouette

Engagement Shoot at Roundhay

I met up recently with a really fabulous couple; Geidre and Daniel, for an engagement shoot at Roundly park. I seem to be taking all my couples to Roundhay lately for their pre-wedding / engagement shoots. Well it is a great spot, what more could you want then stunning woodland, a lake, rolling gree [...]
Wedding in Selby

Wedding in Selby

This recent wedding in Selby, North Yorkshire celebrated the marriage of a really lovely couple, Eppie and Gareth, in a fabulous location. You can't get more striking than Selby Abbey followed by a reception at the stunning Waterton Park Hotel near Wakefield. We started off at Eppie and Gareth's hom [...]
Thirsk Pre Wedding Shoot

Thirsk Pre Wedding Shoot

I met up recently with Heather and Jay at the fabulous Crab Manor for this Thirsk pre wedding shoot. This is a gorgeous small manor set in some lovely grounds and also the venue where they will be getting married in a few weeks time. Finally we had one day when it actually didn't rain...roll on summ [...]
Weding Albums - Queensberry

Wedding Albums

Should you have a wedding album?   The answer to this question is absolutely YES! and now I’m going to tell you why. Of course nowadays most wedding photographers including myself do offer a digital files only package. Some clients do opt for this and that is perfectly ok but I’m going t [...]
Leeds pre wedding shoot

Leeds pre wedding shoot

I met up with Eppie and Gareth recently for their Leeds pre wedding shoot at Roundhay park. It was, I have to say, not the best weather. Although it had finally stopped raining it was pretty much grey skies and bitter cold ! so we were running around trying to keep warm and find sheltered spots. How [...]
2015 Weddings - Favourites

2015 WEDDINGS

A happy new wedding year to all and if you are planning your wedding for this year I wish you a fabulous event! I'm certainly looking forward to photographing the wonderful selection of weddings that I have booked for 2016.  Here is a collection of  some of the best images from my favourite 2015 wed [...]
Kids at Weddings

Kids at Weddings

You've just got to love kids at weddings, they are soooooooo cute dressed up in their little outfits, their super cute flower girl dresses, little pageboy outfits, dickie bows and rose petal baskets! But then as the photographer I am biased, I have to say when there are some cute little ones running [...]
Wedding in Ripon - Bride and groom portrait in the cathedral

Wedding in Ripon

This recent wedding in Ripon was a fabulous event with the ceremony being held at the very spectacular Ripon Cathedral followed by a reception close by at the Ripon Spa Hotel. Pamela and James are one of those couples you meet that you just know are so meant to be together, true soul mates to say th [...]
Lake District Wedding - Bride and groom portrait

Lake District Wedding

I absolutely loved this recent Lake District wedding at the stunning Askham Hall. The hall is located near to the town of Penrith and is also right next to Ullswater, one of England's most beautiful lakes. This was a fabulous English and French wedding with a stunning couple and lots of friendly gue [...]
Wedding in York - Couple walking hand in hand

Wedding in York

This recent Wedding in York was with Emma and Nick at the stunning Villa Farm. This is a great venue if you want peace and quiet and you can hire the whole place for your event, with private cottages and gardens, the staff are also lovely and very helpful. We had fabulous weather and a great atmosph [...]
Leeds Wedding

Leeds Wedding

A recent Leeds Wedding at Weetwood Hall with fabulous couple Joanne and Peter. I really loved photographing this wedding, the couple were great fun and it was really a lovely day . We had good weather for some images in the hotels woodlands and gardens and plenty of time for of all sorts of shots in [...]
York Pre-Wedding Shoot

York Pre-Wedding Shoot

This York Pre-Wedding Shoot took place at the stunning Villa Farm , where I met up with Emma & Nick who will be getting married there in a few weeks time. The weather was great and we were just at the right time for the buttercup fields to be in full bloom. Looking forward to photographing the w [...]
York Wedding

York Wedding

We had fantastic weather for this latest York Wedding with Helen and Martin. I started off at Helen's parents farm near Selby for the bridal preparation photographs, where I was greeted with a nice cup of tea.....just what I needed to start my photography day! The house was bursting with bridesmaids [...]
Doncaster Wedding

Doncaster Wedding

A fabulous Doncaster Wedding ! Ok this is going to be rather a long post but I can't help myself, I loved this wedding so much!, such a stunning couple Kate and Steve along with lots and lots of very lovely bridesmaids (tall and small!) and cute page boys, also fabulous friendly guests and a great a [...]
Selby Pre-Wedding Shoot

Selby Pre-Wedding Shoot

Selby Pre-Wedding Shoot. I met up with Helen and Martin recently for this pre-wedding shoot on a farm near Selby. We had fabulous weather and it was the perfect time of year for blossom trees and stunning yellow rapeseed fields, so plenty of nice backdrops for portraits! Even the family labrador pup [...]
Ripon Cathedral Shoot

Ripon Cathedral Shoot

Ripon Cathedral Shoot. I was recently asked by Ripon Cathedral to photograph the cathedral for their brochures and online sites. It was a really fun photoshoot! The staff were extremely friendly and the cathedral itself is an impressive building, full of architectural and historical interest. Below [...]
Pre-Wedding Shoot

Pre-Wedding Shoot

After a couple of reschedulings due to the terribly unpredictable British weather !, I finally got to do a Pre-Wedding Shoot with Kate and Steve in Horsforth Park. This time the weather was fantastic, very warm and sunny, and we had a fabulous time chatting about their upcoming wedding and taking so [...]
Wetherby Wedding

Wetherby Wedding

This Wetherby Wedding took place at  the stunning Wood Hall Hotel & Spa and was a fabulous location for Laura and Andrew's big day. With sweeping views on the way up and fantastic weather I just knew this was going to be a great day. This was a Romanian/Scottish wedding with a wonderful crowd. I [...]
RHS Family Portraits

RHS Family Portraits

RHS Family Portraits. I was so pleased to get the opportunity to organise a family photography day at the stunning Harlow Carr RHS gardens in Harrogate last week. The gardens offer a fantastic variety of gorgeous natural backdrops with stunning colours and textures, perfect for creative family photo [...]