The city of Bristol has an array of varying locations perfect for capturing the individual characteristics of each wedding couple. From the charm of historic buildings to iconic ships and the architectural statement of the suspension bridge; wedding photographers in Bristol will be able to capture the uniqueness of each special day.
My wedding photography style is relaxed and natural, capturing unposed moments that reflect your unique personality. I work closely with couples who want to enjoy their day without feeling overwhelmed by a photographer's presence. My editing style is timeless and natural, enhancing the beauty of your photos without overdoing it. Contact me today for authentic, stress-free wedding photography that you'll treasure for a lifetime.
We are a dynamic husband and wife wedding photography team, passionate about capturing the most cherished moments of your special day. With our combined talents and shared love for storytelling, we strive to create timeless images that reflect the unique essence of your love story. Our work has been featured in multiple prestigious publications, showcasing our commitment to excellence and artistic vision.
Telling the real story of your wedding day requires a super relaxed approach – this is how I capture the most important moments. I know you'll have better things to do than be posing for photos. We will have fun and you'll end up with an amazing record of your day.
I am very happily married to my lovely wife Suzie and have two gorgeous boys. Because of my work, I'm able to spend an amazing amount of time with my two fantastic children Jack and Max. (Which for me, is absolutely job #1.)
I have been a professional photographer for over 17 years. During that time, I have captured countless weddings and portraits and very proud to have qualified as LMPA Master Photographer.
I'm a very easy going kinda guy. I'm happy to fit in around your wedding day and blend in to get beautiful, natural, relaxed photographs. I'm a very organised person who loves to make lists (you know the type!) which means all of my wedding bookings run smoothly. I'm friendly, chatty and always approachable. If you're interested in booking us I'd invite you to check out our reviews online - I think you'll like it!
I pride myself in providing the finest photography, films and service level. I am passionate about every wedding, making each one beautifully individual.
I have a relaxed and natural approach and use light carefully to create the the flattering, emotional images I'm known for. No awkward or cliché poses, just those amazing connections between you and real moments from your wedding day.
Authentic storytelling for natural couples.
Southwest Wedding Photography is run by award winning photographer Charlotte Sams.
Documentary style photography with a creative flair, Southwest Wedding Photography is for those who value beautiful and real imagery, and are looking for a photography who can slot in, and make them feel comfortable whilst capturing their intimate moments.
Can I find creative wedding photographers in Bristol?
Bristol is bursting full of creativity and wedding photographers in the area no different. You will find a wide range of wedding photographers in the area ready to come up with plenty of creative ideas to ensure the photography fits the style of your wedding day. Whether you are planning a classy vintage-style wedding, or a unique ‘Wedfest’ type event, you will be able to find a photographer who fits the bill and brings your ideas to life.
Do I need to meet with my Bristol wedding photographer beforehand?
Your wedding photos are likely to be an important lasting reindeer of your wedding day so choosing the right wedding photographer is an important step in having the wedding day you desire. Most couples will want to meet with their wedding photographer beforehand to discuss the day. Many couples in Bristol will think about having a pre-wedding or engagement shoot with their photographer as a way to get to know each other in preparation for the day itself.
How long does it take to plan a wedding in Bristol?
Weddings can be large, extravagant affairs or smaller, more laid-back days spent with your nearest and dearest. Bristol is a great place for a wedding as it will be able to support you no matter your wedding aspirations. When it comes to booking your wedding, most couples will book their venue first, then look to other vendors such as the photographer, caterer and evening entertainment. Whilst it is possible to book a wedding in as little as a few months, most couples will prefer to have at least 9 months to book and plan their wedding as well as have time to budget and enjoy the wedding planning process.
How much do wedding photographers cost in Bristol?
Wedding photographers in Bristol are some of the most creative in the country with many having graduated from some of the most prestigious art universities in the country. This is why you will find such a variety of different styles and prices in and around the city. Prices will likely start at around £800 for a day’s worth of photography along with editing of your chosen images and can go through to upwards of £1200. Be sure to get in touch with your photographer to get a better idea of their individual pricing structure and see what they can do to meet your needs during the day and afterwards.
What are some fun entertainment ideas for a wedding in Bristol?
Bristol is a city that is always at the heart of the party so couples are always on the lookout for exciting entertainment ideas that get the party started. How about kicking off the night with a singing waiter? Or hire a live wedding painter to paint a beautiful portrait of you to keep throughout the night? Whatever you choose, make sure that it suits the theme of your wedding day and that you have your wedding photographer on hand to capture your guests’ faces as they enjoy the party well into the evening.
Where are some iconic places to get married in Bristol?
There are many wonderful places in the city of bristol to get married. Some of our favourite wedding locations for wedding photographs are SS Great Britain, the glorious Clifton suspension bridge and Bristol Cathedral. Your wedding photographer will be able to give you plenty of ideas when it comes to creating some stunning images near Bristol’s most iconic landmarks so be sure to take a look at each photographer’s portfolio to get a feel for their style and imagination.