RECENT WORK

 

This blog of my photography showcases a selection of images that I have produced from recent portrait and wedding commissions, in doing so I shall endeavour to demonstrate a consistency of quality and style.

 

Wedding at Clearwell Castle – Fara & Sam

Wedding at Clearwell Castle – Fara & Sam

Fara and Sam travelled from their home in Texas, USA to host their wedding at Clearwell Castle in the Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire. So rather fitting that today was Independance Day, 4th July 2017, national holiday across the Atlantic. The bride and groom’s close family and friends ... read more

Wedding at De Courceys Manor – Rhiannon & Martin

Wedding at De Courceys Manor – Rhiannon & Martin

I have not photographed a wedding at De Courceys Manor near Cardiff in South Wales for four years. Howver this week I was commissioned to photograph two within three days. The first of which was the wedding of Rhiannon and Martin on the 29th June 2017, whose photographs, albeit a small ... read more

Wedding at St Donats Castle – Sophie & Matt

Wedding at St Donats Castle – Sophie & Matt

It has been a few years since my last wedding at St Donats Castle, but it was a welcome return to this medieval castle in the Vale of Glamorgan of South Wales. The majority of its life has seen the ownership of the castle in the hands of the Stradling family. However after seeing picture […] read more

Summer Wedding at Caer Llan – Lalle & Vince

Summer Wedding at Caer Llan – Lalle & Vince

This wedding will go down in history as one of the hottest I have ever photographed, as the temperature soared in Monmouthshire for this Summer wedding at Caer Llan. Lalle and Vince got married on Saturday 17th June 2017, here is some of the photography I provided for them. My coverage started ... read more

Shaunna & Morgan’s Summertime Wedding at Hensol Castle

Shaunna & Morgan’s Summertime Wedding at Hensol Castle

Here are a few photographs from the summertime wedding of Shaunna and Morgan at Hensol Castle. I photographed their special day on 16th June 2017. The day started at Shaunna’s parent home in South Wales where her and her bridesmaids were busy perfecting hair and make up. Meanwhile the ... read more

Rainy Day Wedding at The Corran – Ceirios & Edward

Rainy Day Wedding at The Corran – Ceirios & Edward

What do you we do if it rains on our wedding day? – I get asked this questions quite a lot by newly engaged couples. In the future I will just point them to this wedding blog. I do not think Ceirios and Edwards hardly noticed it was raining on their wedding day. They were […] read more

Sammie and Rufus’ Wedding at Peterstone Court

Sammie and Rufus’ Wedding at Peterstone Court

Sammie and Rufus were married on Friday 9th June 2017. They chose to host their day at Peterstone Court in Brecon, South Wales. It was here where I started my photographic coverage with the bridal preparations. Sammie use to work as a Disney Princess at Euro Disney and this fairytale theme was ... read more

Wedding at Hammet House – Laura & David

Wedding at Hammet House – Laura & David

Laura and David travelled from their home across the Irish Sea to hold their wedding in West Wales on Saturday 3rd June 2017. I met up with the bride and her family as they were preparing for the day at Hammet House. In between the hair and make up, Laura managed to dress her gorgeous […] read more

Woodhouse Barn Wedding – Abi & Ben

Woodhouse Barn Wedding – Abi & Ben

This was my first wedding that I have photographed at Woodhouse Barn in Pembrokeshire. Abi and Ben had originally booked me for their wedding in August, but for the most joyous of reasons brought their wedding forward to the last day of May in 2017. So on this Wednesday morning I found myself ... read more

Wedding At The Lodge, Celtic Manor – Becky & Josh

Wedding At The Lodge, Celtic Manor – Becky & Josh

On the 27th May 2017 I photographed Becky and Josh’s wedding at The Lodge in the Celtic Manor Resort, South Wales. This South Wales venue, as well as other multiple sites to host your wedding day, has three hotels, self-catering lodges, six restaurants, two spas, three championship golf ... read more

Spring Wedding at Oldwalls – Rhiannon & Richard

Spring Wedding at Oldwalls – Rhiannon & Richard

I photographed Rhiannon and Richards Spring wedding on Saturday 20th May 2017. The bridal preparation took place at the bride’s family home in Llanddarog in Carmarthenshire. The ceremony was a short distance down the road at Capel Newydd, where as per West Wales tradition the village ... read more

South Wales Wedding at Hensol Castle – Lara & Mark

South Wales Wedding at Hensol Castle – Lara & Mark

I have been looking forward to this wedding ever since the day Lara and Mark booked me as their South Wales wedding photographer. I met them at the dentist practise where they both work, along with Lara’s parents and immediately upon introduction I knew it was going to be a warm and fun ... read more

Llanerchaeron & Harbourmaster Aberaeron Wedding – Daniel & Paul

Llanerchaeron & Harbourmaster Aberaeron Wedding – Daniel & Paul

On Friday 5th May 2017 I travelled across the Welsh countryside to the west coast town of Aberaeron. I was here to photograph the same sex wedding of Daniel and Paul. The marriage ceremony was performed in front of a modest collection of close friends and family, in the converted stables at ... read more

Spring Wedding at Hensol Castle – Kate & Alex

Spring Wedding at Hensol Castle – Kate & Alex

On 29th April 2017 I was commissioned to photograph the Hensol Castle Wedding in South Wales of Kate and Alex. In the morning I started the photographic coverage with the bridal preparations at their home. After a while I made my way to see the groom where he was waiting at the ceremony ... read more

Wedding at Oldwalls – Kathryn & Nick

Wedding at Oldwalls – Kathryn & Nick

The 20th April saw me return to Oldwalls, for the first time in 2017. I was here in Gower, Wales to photograph the wedding of Kathryn and Nick. I arrived in the morning to begin coverage with the bridal preparations at Mulberry House, a self catering cottage, just a stone throw away from the ... read more

Llanelly House Wedding – Jennifer & Christopher

Llanelly House Wedding – Jennifer & Christopher

Here are a few photographs from the wedding of Jennifer and Christopher. They were married on Saturday 8th April 2017 at St Elli Church in Llanelli with the reception hosted over the road at Llanelly House. The couple also requested a few portraits of the two of them at the local favourite ... read more

Clearwell Castle Wedding – Chetna & Ryan

Clearwell Castle Wedding – Chetna & Ryan

On the 24th March I photographed Chetna and Ryan’s Clearwell Castle wedding in the Forest of Dean.They were a familiar pair of faces, as they had been guests at several of my previous weddings. Clearwell Castle was built in the Gothic style in 1727, an architectural feature that was to ... read more

South Wales Baby Photographer

South Wales Baby Photographer

Every once in a while I don my hat of a baby photographer here in South Wales. My approach is consistent with my wedding photography, in that I provide very natural, real life photography. Other than placing the child in good light, I prefer not to pose sleeping newborn babies with props and ... read more

Children Portrait Photographer in South Wales

Children Portrait Photographer in South Wales

A couple of weeks ago I was commissioned by Lily’s parents to produced some natural portrait photographs at their home in South Wales. A lovely little girl, and a little older than most of my previous children portrait sessions. Lily had reached the age when a little self-consciousness is read more

Winter Wedding at The Barn at Brynich – Jessica & Michael

Winter Wedding at The Barn at Brynich – Jessica & Michael

The first wedding of 2017 took me to Brecon in South Wales for the wedding of Jessica and Michael. The bride and her family had one of the converted barns to get ready in, where they were busy doing make up, icing cakes, pet their dachshunds and watch horse racing. The groom was meanwhile ... read more

Client Comments to a South Wales Wedding Photographer

Client Comments to a South Wales Wedding Photographer

I recently received this lovely hand written note in the post, from previous wedding photography clients. I photographed James and Hannah wedding last December, you can see some pictures of their special day at; Winter Wedding at Caer Llan. I think it is always useful to share these client ... read more

Wedding at Nanteos – Mared & Mark

Wedding at Nanteos – Mared & Mark

Here are a few photographs from a wedding at Nanteos near Aberystwyth in West Wales, photographed on Friday 30th December, my last wedding for 2016. The bride and groom, Mared and Mark were both getting ready in the Georgian Hotel, the girls in the main hotel, whilst the chaps were making use ... read more

Wedding at The Corran – Paula & Ashleigh

Wedding at The Corran – Paula & Ashleigh

A few days following Christmas I was at The Corran Resort in Carmarthenshire, Wales to photograph the wedding of Paula and Ashleigh on the 28th December 2016. Situated on the acres of marshland that surrounds the town of Laugharne, this 16th century building has been modernised and extended to ... read more

Wedding at Treowen – Becky & Steffan

Wedding at Treowen – Becky & Steffan

A few days before Christmas in 2016, I was making my way to photograph the wedding of Becky and Steffan at Treowen in Monmouthshire, Wales. As I was carefully navigating my car through a single track country lane, out of the early morning mist appears the 17th century gentry house that is ... read more

Winter wedding at Caer LLan – Hannah & James

Winter wedding at Caer LLan – Hannah & James

One of the affects of a winter wedding is that the often inclement weather drives people to remain huddled together throughout the drinks reception. This quickly creates a friendly party atmosphere, and so it was at Hannah and James’ wedding at Caer Llan. They hosted there wedding here on read more

Wedding at Belvoir Castle – Susan & Andrew

Wedding at Belvoir Castle – Susan & Andrew

On my last couple of visits to Belvoir Castle to photograph weddings, I have stopped my car on the side of the approach road to the castle and grabbed my camera to capture a picture of this Grade I listed building perched high on a ridge over looking the surronding Leciestershire countyrisde. ... read more

Wedding at Miskin Manor – Kate & Chris

Wedding at Miskin Manor – Kate & Chris

It was one of those bright, crisp winter days that greeted Kate and Chris on the day of their wedding at Miskin Manor in South Wales. Below I have posted a selection of the photographs that I provided for the happy couple. I began my coverage with the bridal preparations at this grade II listed read more

Oldwalls Wedding Photography – Leah & Oli

Oldwalls Wedding Photography – Leah & Oli

I really do not think Leah and Oli stop laughing throughout the whole of their wedding day at Oldwalls in Gower. Having fun must be contagious as the whole congregation seemed to be enjoying the day just as much. My photographic coverage began on the day of 28th October 2016 with the bridal ... read more

Cardiff Museum Wedding – Rupal & Andrew

Cardiff Museum Wedding – Rupal & Andrew

The 22nd of October 2016 I photographed the wedding of Rupal and Andrew. The days photography coverage began at the bride’s family home in Cardiff, where she was preparing for the big day.  A few minutes before they left for the marriage ceremony I departed, so I had a chance to meet up ... read more

Wedding at Hensol Castle – Lauren & David

Wedding at Hensol Castle – Lauren & David

Here is collection of photographs that I took at Hensol Castle for the wedding of Lauren and David on Saturday 8th October 2016. The bridal preparations took place at Lauren’s parents home in Cardiff before the marriage ceremony which was performed at St Isan’s Church. The drinks ... read more

Sylen Lakes Wedding – Emma & Nick

Sylen Lakes Wedding – Emma & Nick

This was the first wedding that I have photographed at Sylen Lakes in West Wales. Today, 1st October 2016, I was here to document the marriage of Emma and Nick. I had met this couple before at the wedding of Emma’s brother the previous year so it was nice to see the family again. In […] read more

National Museum Cardiff – Victoria & Kenny

National Museum Cardiff – Victoria & Kenny

The National Museum Cardiff wedding of Victoria and Kenny was a splendid affair taking place amongst Cardiff’s weekend celebration of Roald Dahl and his works. I met up wiht the bride at St David Hotel in Cardiff Bay, where in a luxury suite Victoria, her mother and sister and a few close read more