alan harding photography

STUNNING WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY IN THE NORTH WEST At Alan Harding Photography, we believe that everybody deserves the finest wedding photography possible. We have a fun, relaxed, easy going style.
Pricing & Costs

Prices start at


Photography Style

Reportage / Documentary
Traditional / Classic

Products and Services

Bridal Prep Shots
Back-Up Equipment
Online Proofing
Photo Printing
Flexible Hours on the Day
Last-Minute Orders
Stay Through Speeches
Images on DVD
Stay Through Dancing
Large Group Shots
Online Shop
Second Shooter Available
Wedding Albums
Personal Online Gallery
Pre-Wedding Venue Visit
Pre-Wedding Consultation
Digital Editing / Airbrushing
Images on USB
Full Description
My name is Alan and I am a professional award winning photographer based in Warrington. I offer a mixture of traditional, vintage and contemporary bespoke wedding and events photography services throughout the UK and destinations abroad, all of which can be customized in a bespoke manner to suit specific client requests. With over 25 years in Photography, and with over 20 years experience in the Wedding industry, my aim is to provide you with a professional and unobtrusive service that will leave you with amazing lifelong, emotion filled memories of your big day. Alongside the usual group portraits at weddings and events, my documentary style approach to photography allows me to capture the very best of your occasion in a discreet manner without intruding on your day. Capturing beautiful and authentic images of emotion, natural reaction and truly memorable moments in a relaxed manner is all part and parcel of the professional services that I offer. All occasions are photographed with the latest in Nikon technology and fully edited using the latest in Adobe editing software. I am also fully insured for liability, indemnity and equipment failure on the day. In the event of equipment failure, I always carry a variety of back-up equipment, including a second camera and alternative lenses. Services Include: Weddings - UK and abroad, Civil Ceremonies - UK and abroad, Birthday Parties, Hen & Stag Parties, Live Shows, Engagements - Couple Portraits and Parties, Graduations, Christenings, Sports, , Corporate Events, Children's Parties, Wedding Anniversaries, Baby Showers, Proms, Social Events, Presentations, Reunions, Live Shows, Venue Photography, Food & Pet Photography and Family Portraits.

Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: Alan Harding
STUNNING WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY IN THE NORTH WEST At Alan Harding Photography, we believe that everybody deserves the finest wedding photography possible. We have a fun, relaxed, easy going style including reportage shots for the intimate moments, fashion themed photography for the bridal party portraits, a fine art still life style for the smallest details and a little bit of tradition for the group shots, all adding up to some of the most beautiful, contemporary & traditional photography


Year Business Was Established
No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
Public Liability Insurance
No. of People In Team
Steven and Clare
Married in November 2017
November 2017
Best Photographer
Clare Gibbons · 29 November 2017 Alan and his wife did an absolutely amazing job of capturing our day, both were very friendly and accommodating with all our guests and all of our requests. Each and every one of the pictures are so beautiful! We really struggled to pick our favourites. Couldn’t have asked for a better photographer and a more beautiful wedding album.
Laura & Simon
Married in November 2017
November 2017
Made our Special Day
Laura Sinka Wedding Photography Nov 16, 2017 He took beautiful photos of our big day, we are very satisfied. He organised us and the guests in a very professional way when it was needed so we didn’t miss out no one from our photos and we got every photo what we wished for. He came with his wife, she was the one who took photos of my preparation in bridal cottage and helped Alan, they both did everything possible for a good photo. They made us feel very special in that day and created us memories which we will never forget. Thank you for you both x
Carl & Louise
Married in October 2017
October 2017
5* Photogeaper
Louise Brandreth · 27 October 2017 Brilliant photographer, made us feel at ease from the moment we met Alan and his wife. We love our album that was included in our package and the photos are fabulous. Will be calling on Alan in future and recommending him to our friends
Andrea Mappouridis
Married in October 2017
October 2017
Amazing Photographer
Amazing photographer lovely person to work with highly recommend Alan and his team.
Cherish Bridal ( Northwich)
Wedding: September 2017
September 2017
Very Approachable
Alan is always very approachable and happy to oblige with any shots you may like , its always a pleasure to meet and work with Alan , and his down to earth personality makes it easy for you to relax and let him work his magic!!
Jemma & Jamie
Wedding: August 2017
August 2017
Thankyou for all your hard work x both you and your wife were fantastic. Love to you both X
Location & Contact Details


Waverley Ave, Appleton, Cheshire, WA4 3BN, England

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Nearest Motorway & Junction

M56 Junction 10

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Press & Awards

Press & Awards (1)

County Brides Magazine

Industry Awards (1)

County Brides Wedding Awards winner 2012/13 Finalist in 2014/15

What is your most memorable wedding?

All of them as they are all different

Describe your style in 5 adjectives.

Mixture of reportage/ traditional

What about your business are you most proud of?

being one of the first to offer images free of copyright

What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?

Choose a photographer that you get along with, check his work, meet with him do not decide to book at the first meeting even if he is offering discounts or extras discuss and talk about whether he's right for you.

What is the No. 1 photo that you think every couple should take?

Confetti shot

What is the most original photo you’ve been asked to take at a wedding?

Photo similar to the Beatles Abbey road album cover.

What do you recommend for a rainy day wedding?

Umbrellas, suitable shoes

Describe how you got into photography.

Started as a hobby when I was a school boy - then got hooked and qualified as a professional photographer

Bridebook Benefits

Bridebook Discount10%
Bridebook Special OfferAll Day Photography with storybook album,DVD slideshow and USB ready to print files £995