Nov 022016
 
The Reid Rooms - Beautiful Bridesmaid.

Wedding Photography at The Reid Rooms. Why I Love This Image This is a photograph I took of Bobbi, a bridesmaid at her mums wedding back in August 2015. The Reid Rooms is such an amazing wedding venue, I have photographed there on many occasions, and it’s full of charm and character with lots of interesting places to photograph. This particular image was taken in many ways by chance, Bobbi had just walked down the

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Oct 082016
 
Sarah & Al's Wedding at Braintree Town Hall

 Essex Wedding Photography. It was actually about two years ago when I was the wedding photographer for Sarah & Al’s amazing Essex wedding. The wedding took place at the very beautiful Braintree Town Hall, which is fast becoming one of my favourite wedding venues. When I arrived I met up with Al to take some portrait photos using the beautiful natural light and the features of the wonderful central staircase. When Sarah arrived with her

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Aug 232016
 
Location Portraits Braintree.

Location Portraits Braintree with Jeff. This series of portraits were actually shot a couple of years back at Andrewsfield airfield near Great Dunmow. Jeff is actually a good friend of mine, a fellow photographer and a very keen cyclist, perhaps even more so now than he was then. He wanted some action shots of him with his bike, so off we set to have some fun. It’s great to take portrait photographs of someone whilst

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Jul 172016
 
St Mary's Church Bocking

St Mary’s Church Bocking – Image of the Week This is a photograph taken of Helen and Lee’s wedding a couple of years ago. They were married at St Mary Church in Bocking followed by a wedding reception at the Bocking Village Club. They were a really lovely couple, brilliant to work with. I remember it well, the wedding was in fact on the 11th of November at 4.00 pm in the afternoon and there

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Jun 172016
 
New Born Baby Photography

New born photography Photographing baby Jude Perhaps one of the best times to photograph new born babies is when they are five to ten days old in any event I prefer it to be within the first two weeks of birth. At this age, they are more likely to curl up in “womb-like” poses; they stay asleep longer, don’t mind being unclothed, and usually have their feeding schedules set to at least every two hours.

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May 212016
 
Wedding Balloons

“Life is like a balloon if you never let yourself go, you’ll never know how far you can rise” This is my latest offering in the image of the week category. It was taken at wedding last year in the north Essex village of Fyfield. There were a hundred red balloons in the church during the ceremony most of which were released outside afterwards. Some however were kept back to be taken on to the

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May 142016
 
Hampton Court Wedding Photography

Tasha & Karim’s Wedding at The Thames Motor Yacht Club. Ok I have to say upfront this was one of my all-time favourite weddings to photograph. It was also one where I felt a bit more under pressure to do a fantastic job, the reason? Tasha (Natasha) is my Goddaughter and her parents Kev & Julie are very good friends. In fact Kev and I have known each other for over thirty five years having

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Apr 172016
 
Beautiful Eyes - Image of the Week

Baby Blue Eyes. Image of the week.   I don’t really need to say too much about this image, I think it speaks for itself. This baby girl has absolutely gorgeous blue eyes that just look straight at you. She also looks very cute wrapped up in her little red towel. The photograph was taken during a bridal prep shoot for a wedding I photographed. The little girl’s mum was one of the bridesmaids and

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Apr 122016
 
Shelly & Steve's Reid Rooms Wedding

Summer Wedding at The Reid Rooms, Margaret Roding. A beautiful British summers day, and I really mean that, not like so many August days of late which can be a bit flat or overcast or in some cases belting down with rain, this one really was beautiful. August last year the sun was shining and the weather calm. A brilliant day for Shelly and Steve who were getting married at The Reid Rooms in Margaret

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Apr 082016
 
Heather & Andy's Wonderful Wedding.

Heather and Andy’s Wedding at St Mary’s Church Bocking. A quick revisit to a wedding photographed at Heather and Andy’s wedding at St Mary’s Church in Bocking a few years back followed by a wedding reception at The White Hart in Braintree. This time I’m showing a video made from a selection of photographs from the day. Thet were such a lovely couple that I thought a re-post was warranted for those who mised it

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Apr 022016
 
Baddow Park Wedding

Tanya & Gareth’s Wedding at Baddow Park.   Nulli Secundus (Second to None) They say absence makes the heart grow fonder and I think that is definitely the case with Tanya & Gareth. Gareth is a soldier serving with the Coldstream Guards, when they first came to see me to enquire about wedding photography they had to wait for a convenient time when Gareth was at home on leave before they could do so. I

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