What is your most memorable wedding?
I shot a vintage wedding in a barn. everyone dressed up and it ended up with a barn dance.
Describe your style in 5 adjectives.
Informal, relaxed, personal, quirky, perfection
What about your business are you most proud of?
All of my couples are delighted with their pictures and tell me it really conveys the unfolding story of their special day. They tell me that I really help them to feel relaxed and get amazing pictures
What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?
Make sure you have a pre-wedding shoot where we can try out pictures that will work on the big day. It will also help you be relaxed and not have to worry about the photography.
What is your favourite personal touch you have seen at a wedding?
The bride and groom arranged a cartoonist for the evening who drew picture portraits of all the guests (the children loved it)
Describe your typical process with a couple.
Talk though what the couple have in mind and the 'must have' pictures. Arrange a pre-wedding shoot, usually at the wedding venue to plan the familiarise with the photography process and get some great pictures.
What is the No. 1 photo that you think every couple should take?
Couple shots, away from the hustle and bustle of the day - these are always the best photos.
What is the most original photo you’ve been asked to take at a wedding?
A bridal shoot in a derelict warehouse
What do you recommend for a rainy day wedding?
Hand out or ask people to bring colourful umbrellas. They look great in pictures.
Describe how you got into photography.
I used to sell cameras and became interested in photography. I later turned this into a profession - my dream job!