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 [...]
Wetherby Lifestyle Shoot

Wetherby Lifestyle Shoot

A Wetherby Lifestyle Shoot. I throughly enjoyed this family photoshoot in East Keswick near Wetherby. With five fabulous ladies (sisters and cousins) Wendy, Dellah, Katie, Elsa and Olivia. Involving slides, swings, acrobatics and a rabbit, along with running, jumping, funny walks and rolling each ot [...]
Waterton Park Wedding

Waterton Park Wedding

We had a stunning location for this recent Waterton Park Wedding near Wakefield. The Georgian mansion is on an island surrounded by its own lake. With fantastic scenery, it was the perfect place for Louise and John to celebrate their big day! First we started off at one of the hotel cottages wher [...]
Pudsey Wedding

Pudsey Wedding

Time for a Pudsey Wedding. Ok I admit it, this is rather a long post but I couldn’t help myself with such a fantastic wedding! Izzy and Fred got married last weekend at Pudsey Parish church, they later had their reception on Izzy’s family farm also in Pudsey. Such a fabulous location with a huge mar [...]
Harrogate Engagement

Harrogate Engagement

What do you need for a perfect pre-wedding shoot? just a brilliant location, ok weather and a great couple. This was certainly the case with the stunning Valley Gardens in Harrogate. We had beautiful light and were spoilt for choice with a large variety of stunning backdrops. And what a lovely coupl [...]
Baby Photography

Baby Photography

Latest family photoshoot in a very windy Horsforth with Ceri, Nev and gorgeous baby Imogen. After fighting with the wind to keep the rugs down and hair off faces, we got some lovely shots in the bluebells. I think Imogen has now taken the official title of happiest baby I have photographed, with a f [...]
Lincolnshire Engagement

Lincolnshire Engagement

Loved the unusual setting for this latest pre-wedding shoot, on a huge farm in Lincolnshire. Starring super fun couple Fred the farmer and gorgeous bride to be, horse trainer and show jumper Izzy, along with a few other fabulous characters such as the horse Cool Cat and pet dog Ozzy who were determi [...]
Leeds Family Photoshoot

Leeds Family Photoshoot

Met up with the fabulous Kathryn, Eddie, Harry and Mathew in a local park for a a fun family shoot. These two boys have so much energy! and they were ready for all kinds of photos, I particularly enjoyed capturing that chocolate face of Harry's !!
Pudsey Family Photoshoot

Pudsey Family Photoshoot

Recent photoshoot in Pudsey with three fabulous ladies Rosemary, Dawn and Naomi. Cool hats, lots of smiles, gorgeous blossoms and a bit of running and tree climbing!  
Engagement Shoot

Engagement Shoot

The bad weather didn't stop Louise & John having their pre-wedding shoot in Horsforth park. What a fab couple! very easy to photograph, up for all kinds of shots and didn't mind getting a bit wet!, should be fun photographing their wedding in August!
Newborn Photoshoot

Newborn Photoshoot

Family portrait shoot in Harrogate with gorgeous new born baby Finlay, his very cute and cheeky sister Georgia, and proud Mum and Dad, Ann-Marie and Lee. Normally newborn shoots are done in the first 10 days after birth when baby sleeps a lot and you can easily position them into all those lovely [...]
Vicki, Oliver & Alexander

Vicki, Oliver & Alexander

Latest family home photoshoot in Leeds with Vicki, Peter, Oliver and Alexander. Such a fabulously fun and relaxed family and how cute are these kids!....although Oliver certainly made me work hard to capture that gorgeous smile of his, making deals with me to fix his toys in return for cute photogra [...]
Commercial Shoot

Commercial Shoot

I was recently asked to do a commercial shoot for a fabulous designer bag company. A selection of images for the official shoot for luxury designer baby bag label Nova Harley (Ultimate Baby Bag Co) with fabulous blogger and now model Vicki of Mummy's got Style  and Honest Mum blogs. The shoot is for [...]
Harrogate Lifestyle Shoot

Harrogate Lifestyle Shoot

Spectacular autumn colours for this Harrogate Lifestyle Shoot with Dawn, Mark and Nell. I must say that I do love it when all the elements come together for a great family photoshoot and this session was definitely an example of that; a fun family, perfect weather, super location on the Harrogate S [...]
Family Portraits in Pudsey

Family Portraits in Pudsey

Finally the weather stopped drizzling which allowed for some Family Portraits in Pudsey park with mother & daughter Penny and Kerenza  
Wormsley Park Wedding

Wormsley Park Wedding

Wormsley Park Wedding. I love a vintage wedding! a few images from the gorgeous home made wedding of Charlotte and Lee in Hensall and reception at the lovely Wormsley Park. Charlotte took care of all the finishing touches to this beautiful styled vintage tea party wedding and they were so lucky with [...]
Java

Java

Such a gorgeous Labrador puppy Java!