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November 3, 2019

I've been working with Cristys' Hats recently doing some promo Videos and stills. Christys' is a fantastic hat making company based in Witney Oxfordshire, who have been making hats since 1773. The factory itself is fantastically noisy, steamy environment fantastic for...

July 31, 2019

One of the best things about being a wedding photographer is watching and capturing the beauty and drama that all wedding days bring. The day is split up photographically into about eleven sections

1: Location and detail shots.

2: Bride getting ready

3: Groom getting...

July 28, 2019

We had a wedding in Bibury recently with a lovely couple. I scouted Bibury for photo locations (of which there are plenty) and had this idea of backlighting them from the middle of a bridge that goes over a river. Now you have to understand that I have the best assista...

April 24, 2019

There’s something magical about photographing children in a beautiful outdoor locations. Firstly they are more relaxed, being in a studio can be boring after 10mins for children. 

Had a fantastic shoot last weekend with Tegan a lovely girl with a great disposition.

We ha...

November 24, 2018

We live in a wonderful time where woman celebrate the beauty of the pregnant body. It's always a pleasure and a privilege to be able to capture these unique images. 

The set up for these images are always two large soft boxes set as rim lights either side of the su...

October 22, 2018

I've have always brought native Lenses and don't get me wrong Nikon's pro lenses are fantastic. The 85 1.4  has been my favourite lens ever,  but at some wedding's and environmental locations space can be to tight to shoot at 85mm. I have Nikon 24-70mm 2.8 but the 2.8...

September 20, 2018

Had a great photo shoot with model Mei Lau. The location was Oxfords university park. I used my phottix strobe, Nikon d810 and three lens Nikon 85 1.4 (my favourite lens of all time) My new Sigma 35 1.4 art lens which I'm really starting to love and 70-200 2.8 always g...

September 1, 2018

My wedding and portrait photography always take a huge amount of gear and preparation. Don't get 

me wrong I absolutely love it and its my main passion, but sometimes just picking up a camera and 

shooting purely for myself is way of distressing. I'm very lucky to live i...

July 24, 2018

I like to say that no wedding is really typical, it's a photography rollercoaster you hop on at 7am and crawl 

away from at sometimes 10pm. Alway fun,creative,hard work but mostly rewarding.

My wedding gear brakes down.

Nikon d800 & d810 cameras

Nikon 105 2.8 Macro This le...

March 4, 2018

I found it very easy to get into the trap of always shooting landscapes with a wide-angle lens, and for good reason big vistas are very impressive. But sometimes a wide-angle lens can push the scene to 

far in the distance and lose it's interest, unless you have some po...