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Hoover Dam

Whilst visiting America I was also lucky enough to visit Hoover Dam. Construction of the dam started in 1931 and was completed in 1936. The main purposes of the dam were to control flooding from the Colorado River and in doing

The Grand Canyon

Recently during a visit to my sisters in America I was lucky enough to visit the Grand Canyon. One of the Eight Natural Wonders of the World and the second one I have visited. The Grand Canyon is something that

Tequila Sunrise & Weddings in Mexico.

I have recently returned from my second destination Wedding at the stunning Grand Sirenis resort in Riviera Maya, Mexico. Originally booked to fly out there for two weeks to photograph one Wedding. But after meeting a couple from Leeds, I

When should I put on my dress???

Before deciding what time you plan to put on your dress there are a few things to consider. Such as: Where are you getting ready and where is your ceremony taking place? Many civil ceremony wedding venues offer the Bride a room

My first destination Wedding..

December 7th 2017. Not the warmest time of year for a wedding. Unless your in Jamaica. The wedding venue was Club Hotel in Rio Ocha. A gorgeous resort that sits on the sunny palm tree beaches on the north side of

Jamaica in December for a Wedding.

Break out the steel band and the jerk chicken!!! I’m off to Jamaica after booking my second destination Wedding on Montego Bay, December 2017. Beautiful beaches, palm trees, sunsets. Another dream destination wedding. I’m super excited for this one too especially as I

Amazing Table Plan Idea……

At one of the many weddings I photographed in 2017 the Bride and Groom had come up with a fantastic idea for their table plan. Table plans are generally the board that lists the tables and guests for the wedding

St Nicholas Hospice Fashion Fusion 2017

2017 saw the return of Fashion Fusion to The Apex in Bury St Edmunds. Organised by St Nicholas Hospice Care a sell out crowd of over 400 people came along to see some of the towns local clothing and fashion

Books….. Brain food!

In the digital age we have everything at our fingertips. It all seems so easy. Want to know anything and google has the answer. YouTube has videos showing you how, what and why for every subject and every opinion. From

Gorgeous venue in Somerset booked

After meeting up with a lovely couple at the end of last year and booking their wedding I was contacted by them just over a week ago as they had a change of plan. We arrange to meet up for

Brooklyn Bride

In May of 2016 my son and I headed off to America for a month to visit my sister. Leigh, my sister, lives in the town of Cabot just outside Pittsburgh. But whilst we was there one of the many

Eastern Daily Press Bride Feature

I recently exhibited at the Eastern Daily Times Bride Wedding Show at Bedford Lodge in Newmarket. Wedding Fairs and Shows are by far the best place’s to go when you are planning your wedding as you get to meet suppliers from

Wedding booked in beautiful South Wales.

South Wales. A beautiful place full of gorgeous landscapes and countryside. Historic castles, Severn Bridge, the nations capital Cardiff. It’s somewhere I have always wanted to visit and explore. And when Stephanie and Justin approached me at the Take My

Gottie wee Wedding booked in Scotland

As I continue my quest to capture weddings across the UK and abroad this is another Wedding I am very excited about. Recently I have confirmed bookings in South Wales later this year and in 2018 I have Weddings booked

What do we do if it rains?

Something I am often asked. In short, the best response is – “We do not let it ruin your day!” Weather is unfortunately to one thing we have absolutely no control of. Of course no one wants rain on their

Should we do a receiving line? & what is it?

These days when I talk to couples about their plans for the day and ask if they are planning a receiving line, more often than not I encounter a pair of blank, confused faces and the question, “What’s that?” The receiving

This time next year……..MEXICO!

Wow! Given some of my recent bookings in South Wales, Leicester and Liverpool, I didn’t think I could get much more excited. Until I was contacted my a beautiful couple last October 2016 named Emily and Connor. Their message felt

When should we do our speeches?

The Wedding Speeches. One of the most fun parts of the day. A chance for the Father of the Bride to share stories of his little princess. The Groom to thank everyone and express his love for his wife. And

Liverpool FC here I come…….

A few days ago a lovely lady named Tanya contacted me through Facebook. She was announcing she recently got engaged, had booked her venue and was now looking for a photographer. She then complimented me by saying she had always

WEDDING ADVICE ANNOUNCEMENT

During the upcoming months I will be offering some general wedding advice to help plan your big day. Everything from what do we do if it rains to when should we do the speeches. Of course I would never tell anyone

I’m in….. Wedding Industry Awards 2017

I have often been encouraged to enter award shows and competitions. Back in 2013 a friend nominated me for the Velvet Magazine First for Photography Award. I attended the awards evening not expecting to win. The award had been won

Wedding desserts

Dessert Chef Day @ Town & Country Foods

I provide a lot of photography for Servest. Everything from cleaning and building maintenance at the Hilton on Park Lane, London, to charity Golf Days and retail conferences. This day was particularly enjoyable. A day at their Dessert Chef Training

Mens Fitness Photoshoot

On  7th February 2016 I attended a Mens Fitness Workshop Photoshoot held by top professional photographer Alex Wightman. This was a course I found very educational and helpful as Alex offered advice on posing, lighting and different photography styles. The

Bury Town FC 0 – 0 Pheonix Sports

Popped down to Ram Meadow again last Saturday to capture the action. Even though the game ended on a 0-0 draw it was still an entertaining match. Man of the Match award went to Bury Towns number 9 Ollie Hughes.

HONOR TOWNSEND COOKS UP A TREAT

La Belle Assiette – Honor Townsend On Friday 29th January I was invited to work for La Belle Assiette alongside professional chef, Honor Townsend. La Belle Assiette is a private chef service company based in France but now also operating

Bury Town Lions U14

BURY TOWN LIONS 1 – 2 ABBEY SAINTS WHITE

Fantastic match between these two under 14 clubs this morning. A very fair and hard fought match which ended with Abbey Saints 2-1 winners and through to the next round. To view all the images from this great game just

MALDON & TIPTREE FC

BURY TOWN FC 1 – 2 MALDON & TIPTREE FC

Not often I have a Saturday off. So today I decided to pop down to Ram Meadow. Home to the local team Bury Town FC. An entertaining match ending with the away team, Maldon & Tiptoe FC, winning by one goal.

Servest Ltd Retail Conference

SERVEST LTD RETAIL CONFERENCE 2016

I have supplied photography for Servest Ltd for a number of years now. This has included providing images of their services for their website and promotions and even their Golf Charity Days. This year I was also hired to cover their

NEW YEARS EVE 2015 @ HU$TLE

I haven’t done nightclub photography for a while. But when contacted by my friends at Innocence Nightclub in Newmarket and asked if I would like to cover their New Years Eve event? I had worked so hard over Christmas I soon

WINTER WONDERLAND CHARITY BALL, 2015

Organised by Stephen John Beauty Salon and raising money for Macmillan Cancar Support and West Suffolk Hospital Charity , this years Winter Wonderland Ball was held at Ashlar House, Bury St Edmunds, on the 5th December 2015 and was a