Creative London wedding photographer

EST. 2001      |



I have been photographing weddings in London and across the world for over 17 years and I love to create one of a kind pieces of art on your wedding day with my Signature Image series as well as capturing all of those candid, natural, beautiful moments throught the day. I really enjoy working with couples who are fun and vibrant and want me to capture them in a relaxed way that shows their bond and spirt between them both and their family and friends.

Pre Wedding photographer London

If you are engaged or getting married overseas and want one of the best Pre wedding photographers in London then you are in the right place. I have experience of pre wedding photoshoots in London,Scotland, Paris, Prague, Tuscany and Iceland with couples from China, Singapore, Hong Kong and Malaysia for over 10 years. I have been featured on the BBC News for my award winning pre wedding photography.

I am very aware of what Asian couples require from their pre wedding photography and am more than happy to have a video call if required to go through the details and locations of their pre wedding photography session.

How I photograph your wedding day

I will mingle with your guests and capture candid moments during your wedding day as well as subtly directing you during the creative and dramatic wedding photos I produce of wedding couples that you see in my wedding gallery.

I am an award winning photographer rated as one of the top 10 wedding photographers in the UK year after year and I photograph stylish weddings in London and across the UK as well as luxury destination weddings and pre wedding photography in Europe and beyond.  

If you are looking for a wedding photographer anywhere in England, Scotland, Ireland or Wales or maybe you having a destination wedding overseas? I would love to hear from you  weddings worldwide. I produce classical images that will stand the test of time. From a proud father walking his daughter down the aisle to the laughter of the best man’s speech and all of the candid moments during the wedding day, all of these are photos that you will be cherished by future generations.

As an award winning photographer I have won numorus international accolades and I am recommended by some of the most amazing wedding venues including Claridge’s, Kenwood House, The Langham, Goodwood House and The Savoy.

“The most fabulous destination wedding photographer” Kiri & Jamie Sydney Australia

If you like the style of my wedding photography I would love to meet up and hear all about your wedding plans and how we can best work with you to produce an exceptional set of wedding photos, and show you some of our fabulous fine art wedding albums and stunning wall art.

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If you take a look at my portfolio you will see I like to use the landscape and architecture that you will find around your wedding venue and its surroundings, to produce some artistic almost movie like photos of you both as a couple in this setting. I do of course also take all of the usual photos you would expect of a wedding photographer, the details including wedding rings, bouquets and the wedding dress and shoes, I wont hold things up or jump out in front of you as you walk down the aisle! capturing all of the key moments and lots of little unseen moments in a documentary style this goes hand in hand with my signature artistic wedding photography to blend together and produce an amazing set of wedding photos.

As well as wedding photography I offer other services such as commercial photography and Corporate Headshots for small or large groups in London and Sussex, I am a also an award winning portrait photographer offering studio or location portraits for families and children as well as actors and model portfolios.

Recommended wedding photographer Sussex at Goodwood House, Southend Barns, Amberley Castle.

Please get in touch with your wedding date and lets arrange a coffee! If you are planning the perfect wedding and would like alternative and timeless wedding photography by a documentary London wedding photographer take a look at my portfolio.

London Weddings

My style is a blend of reportage/candid wedding photography London mixed with some of our stunning signature art images usually showing off your wedding venue or location shoots with the landscape as part of your wedding image. These are designed to be shown off as wall art or as a double page spread in your wedding album.

“Our photos are artistic, creative and out of this world thank you so much Barrie we were so glad we found you!”

Niraj and Japkit

“WOW our pre wedding photoshoot was just perfect!”

Henry & Yana

“After our wedding at Claridges we were thrilled to receive our beautiful wedding album”

Amy & Daniel
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Pre wedding photography London and across Europe
As London’s best pre wedding photographer I photograph couples in London as well as across Europe including, Paris, Prague, Santorini, Norway and Iceland.


I am a London wedding photographer, photographing weddings across the UK and destination weddings worldwide, Please get in touch to check my availability for your wedding day.