Richmond Wedding Photographer 01

Richmond Wedding Photography

Natural and Unposed Richmond Wedding Photography The aim of a documentary wedding photographer, or wedding photojournalist, is to tell the story of the wedding day, in such a way that the viewer feels a connection to the subjects, whether they were present on the day or not. One way of doing that is to look around…

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WPJA Contest Winner 2012 01

WPJA Contest winners 2012 Q1

I’m really pleased that three of my wedding photographs have been placed in the WPJA (Wedding Photojournalist Association) 2012 Q1 contest, including a first prize for this image of 4 year old Imogen having her hair done at her parents Claire and Simon’s wedding at Monkton Barn Galleries in Marlow, Buckinghamshire. The judges comments were…

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Sharpness is a bourgeois concept at a wedding

Sharpness Is A Bourgeois Concept

The great photographer Henri Cartier Bresson is quoted many times, but ‘Sharpness is a Bourgeois Concept’ is one of my favourites. One of the attributes of a good photojournalist, whether they shoot weddings or news, is the ability to anticipate where and when interesting photographs are likely to be possible. You can never know for…

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Prussia Cove Wedding Photography speeches

Prussia Cove Fireworks

Although part of being a wedding photojournalist is about blending in and working unobtrusively amongst the guests, sometimes its nice to take a step back and try to capture a sense of the atmosphere of the day. When I was booked for this Prussia Cove wedding photography, it’s because my clients like the style of photography they…

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