Blog - How to choose a portrait and wedding photographer in Peterborough

This blog includes news, my latest projects, photography tips and my musing on life.
Family portraits in a bluebell wood near Peterborough
27th April 2013 - 0 comments
In: News

I love to create family portraits in a bluebell wood near Peterborough. I’ve found that Old Sulehay wood is the best place for bluebells near Peterborough. Not only do the bluebells add a lovely splash of colour to the portraits, the gnarly old trees make fantastic props too.
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Photo of the month - December
08th January 2013 - 0 comments
In: News

This photo is of Nichola Roberts - one of the D-Day Darlings. See the D-Day Darlings website for details about their shows.
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Photos of Arctic Norway
14th December 2012 - 0 comments
In: News

Considering that in the winter it's cold, dark and always very expensive, Norway is a wonderful place to visit.
Winter in Arctic Norway may be dark almost 24 hours a day, but The Northern Lights and Tolkienesque scenery all bathed in a delicate blue light makes it a magical destination.
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Photo of the month - October 2012
27th November 2012 - 1 comment
In: News

I have something a bit different for you this time. I was wandering the streets of Peterborough with my camera late one night when I saw this homeless man and his dog...
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Photo of the Month - September 2012
04th October 2012 - 0 comments
In: News

I love photographing pets. I actually started photography by photographing wildlife. However, this photograph of a gentle and loving black Labrador is tinged with sadness for me.
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Photo of the month - August 2012
17th September 2012 - 0 comments
In: News

I always meet my family portrait clients before they hire me and this photo of the month is a great example of why.
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Photo of the month - July 2012
08th August 2012 - 0 comments
In: News

The photo of the month for July is partly thanks to the fact that these two young lads were a couple of lovely, smiley chaps.
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How to photograph cats
09th July 2012 - 1 comment

I had this article about how to photograph cats published in Your Cat magazine last month.
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Photo of the month - June 2012
02nd July 2012 - 0 comments
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My favourite photo for June is this one of Grace Hudson - a RADA (Royal Academy of Dramatic Art) student. She needed some 'headshots' for her portfolio.
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Looking for a Peterborough Wedding Photographer?
24th June 2012 - 0 comments

If you’re looking for a Peterborough wedding photographer then this post explains some of the top things to think about before booking one.
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Family values over the Jubilee weekend
10th June 2012 - 0 comments
In: News

The Jubilee weekend seemed to bring out the best in many people. Families and neighbours came together to celebrate and there was an overwhelming sense of community both in Peterborough and across the UK.
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Photo of the month - May
06th June 2012 - 0 comments
In: News

A lot of my wedding and family portrait photography has a reasonable amount of Photoshop work lavished on it. However, I also love natural looking portraits. The photo of the month for May 2012 is just such a portrait.
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Random act of kindness - Carehome photos
18th May 2012 - 0 comments
In: News

I realise that calling myself 'The World's Most Helpful Photographer' is a rather brazen statement and I'm sure there are many more helpful photographers out there really. However, I'm always trying to think of ways I can be helpful and one of my latest ideas was to offer free photography for the families visiting my local dementia care home, Avery House in Hampton.
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Photo of the month - April
02nd May 2012 - 0 comments
In: News

This month I've chosen a wedding photo with a difference. I spotted the bride and groom taking a relaxing break from the stresses of the day and was delighted to create this image without them ever spotting me.
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10 ways your wedding photographer can ruin your wedding
30th April 2012 - 0 comments
Choosing a wedding photographer is difficult, so I've written this post to help. By the time you've finished reading it you'll understand some of the pitfalls to avoid and how to avoid them.
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Photo of the month - March
08th April 2012 - 0 comments
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My favourite photo from last month is this lovely photo of a Norfolk Terrier / Border Terrier cross. His name is Bobby and he's begging for a treat at Holkham beach in North Norfolk.
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Unique wedding ideas in Peterborough
31st March 2012 - 0 comments

Are you looking for unique wedding ideas in Peterborough to make your wedding photography truly special and meaningful? Here are three services I provide that are guaranteed to ensure your wedding photography brings tears of joy to your eyes.
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Photo of the month - February 2012
09th March 2012 - 0 comments
In: News

I spotted this photo opportunity at Hunstanton. The rambunctious girls were deliberately letting the crashing waves soak them, despite the bitting cold.
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Photographer for world record signing attempt
17th February 2012 - 0 comments
In: News

I was honoured to be the photographer for the world record signing attempt at the Jack Hunt secondary school in Peterborough last week.
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5 tips for a happy wedding
16th February 2012 - 0 comments

5 tips to help your wedding run as smoothly as Caribbean sand.
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