In the Press

Two magazine covers to start 2016

Delighted to have two magazine cover shots to start off 2016. Happy New Year everybody. Charlotte’s hair and make-up (left) by Lucy Pearson Steph’s hair and make-up Aimee Chorley and styling by Tebbey and Co.

Digital Camera Magazine interviewed me

I was interviewed by Digital Camera Magazine last month and here’s the result. The first question I was asked was ‘Did Clint Eastwood really make you want to become a photographer?’          

Sir Ian McKellen – portraits

I had a very exciting (and somewhat terrifying) day. Being invited to photograph Sir Ian McKellen was quite scary.  Even more scary when I arrived to find a completely blacked out theatre with no natural light. I find the best way to photograph somebody you have never met is when they are doing what they […]

Joanna Page – London – Portraits

I had the enormous privilege of photographing Joanna Page in London recently on behalf of the PDSA.  Joanna is an ambassador for this wonderful charity so I went off to London to photograph her and a very cute little dog called Meggie. We shot at Jolly St. Ermins Hotel. Joanna was brilliant, so relaxed, chatty […]

Bride Magazine – a hat trick of front covers to start the new year

I’m thrilled to start 2014 with three front covers of Bride Magazine. We have Cheshire and Lancashire, Yorkshire and Dorset, Wiltshire and Hampshire. Cheshire and Lancashire features Sally wearing a Claire Pettibone gown. Make up and hair by the very talented Lucy Pearson. Yorkshire features Lily also wearing a Claire Pettibone gown. Make up and […]

Professional Photographer Magazine

Thrilled to have another double page spread in Professional Photographer Magazine. Lovely Lucy Pearson did the make-up and hair and all the gorgeous dresses are Claire Pettibone from the White Closet in West Didsbury.  

Claire Pettibone – a cover shot

A Claire Pettibone Wedding gown from The White Closet in West Didsbury

We’re thrilled to have another image on the cover of a bridal magazine. This time it’s Rachel on the cover of Pure Weddings Magazine. Rachel is wearing a Claire Pettibone gown from the White Closet in West Didsbury. Hair and make-up is by the extraordinary Lucy Pearson. Location was the Lowther Estate in Cumbria

The Villa at Wrea Green Wedding is featured in Pure Weddings Magazine

  Vicky and Todd’s absolutely gorgeous wedding has been featured in Pure Weddings Magazine.  Just goes to show you can still have really beautiful photography even if it does rain for most of the day! Here’s the spread…               Vicky and Todd’s absolutely gorgeous wedding has been featured in […]

Professional Photographer Magazine

Professional Photographer Magazine

I have a lovely 3 page spread of images in Professional Photographer Magazine.  There’s a great article written by my friend Catherine Connor from Aspire too.  All the gorgeous dresses in the images are Claire Pettibone available from the White Closet in West Didsbury.

Feature in Hungry Eye Magazine

Bridal Preparations

We have been featured in the current edition of Hungry Eye Magazine with two of my brides filling the first two spreads! The first is the amazing Mark Power finishing Catherine’s hair and veil and the second image is Joanne and her parents. I love this moment when dads see their daughters for the first […]

Another Bride Magazine cover shot for 2013

Lovely Jenny is on the cover of Bride Magazine for 2013.  This is the third year running to have a cover shot on one of Archant’s Bridal magazines.  Very happy with my hat-trick. The dress is a Lyn Ashworth and flowers in Jenny’s hair are from the very fabulous Flower Design. Lucy Pearson was in […]

Lancashire wedding photographer in Pure Weddings Magazine

Katie and Danny’s 1920s inspired Lancashire wedding has been featured in Pure Weddings Magazine 🙂  Katie and Danny are very good friends of mine so it was a joy to be able to capture their amazing day.  Everybody put such a lot of effort into their outfits and really got into the spirit of the […]

My photo is on the cover of Bride Magazine

Very, very happy today because Bride have used another one of my images for the cover of the 2012 magazine. That’s two years running now. Thank you beautiful Rachel Hayton for being a stunning bride and to the lovely Jodie Make-up for gorgeous styling, hair and make-up and to Bride Magazine for being the best bridal magazine ever!! […]

Another cover on Pure Weddings Magazine

I am very giddy because Pure Weddings have used another one of my photographs on their cover for the winter issue.  It was one of my favourite photographs from Sarah and Terry’s very snowy wedding last December at the wonderful Ettington Park hotel.  That’s 3 cover photographs so far this year!  Also, Anna and Gavin’s […]

Linthwaite wedding is in Pure Weddings Mag

I loved Anna and Gavin’s wedding at Linthwaite House in the Lake District.  It really is one of the most divine locations I have ever been to so I’m really happy that Pure Weddings Magazine have featured it.  

Peckforton wedding in County Bride

Sean and Zoe’s beautiful Peckforton Castle Wedding County Brides have featured two of my weddings from this year in their magazine.  The first is Zoe and Sean who were married at Peckforton Castle in June.  I love working at Peckforton Castle, it’s such a stunning venue and perfect backdrop for wedding photography.    

Rivington Barn wedding in County Brides

Jemma and Gary’s wedding at Rivington Hall and Barn I’m delighted that Jemma and Gary’s  Rivington Hall Barn wedding has been featured in County Bride Magazine.

Cover shot for Bride Magazine

Very excited that Bride Magazine have used one of my photographs as their cover shot 🙂   Thanks to the lovely Kirsty for looking so beautiful and being amazing in front of my camera.

SWPP – thank you to everyone who came

Just wanted to say a HUGE thank you to all those lovely photographers who came to my Wedding Photography Masterclass at the SWPP yesterday. It was amazing to see so many of you (and a huge relief :))  Thanks so much – I was completely overwhelmed by your response and despite being a bit terrified […]

Pure Weddings Magazine Feature

Pure Weddings have featured two of my weddings in the latest issue. They have featured Catherine & Chris who were married in October at the Swan Hotel, Newby Bridge and Marcus & Joanne, who were married at Etrop Grange in Cheshire last August.  Look out for them if you are still buying all the bridal […]

We are in the press again with featured weddings

Thank you Pure Weddings Magazine for featuring Susie and Eddie’s wedding at Newby Hall and also for the feature they wrote on photography and videography – there’s an interview with me and more photographs. There’s also an article on Wedding Transport in the same issue and they have used Gary & Catherine’s helicopter, Nichola and […]

Top Ten Wedding Photographers in the UK

American Photojournalist Randolph Quan published his list of  top ten UK wedding photojournalists. To my delight he gave me a mention! Feedback from a well respected professional is a lovely compliment so thank you Randolph.

Featured weddings in the bridal magazines

I have had quite a few weddings featured in the bridal magazines this year. The latest are in Pure Weddings and Inspired Weddings magazines. Mark and Jane were married at the Netherwood Hotel in Grange Over Sands and are on the cover of Pure Weddings as well as having their wedding featured in Inspired Weddings. […]