Category Archives: Media

Capesthorne Hall Weddings

Capesthorne Hall Weddings The ‘Lady in Red’ is a great title for Lisa & James wonderful Capesthorne Hall wedding that was featured over 3 pages in the latest edition of Brides Magazine.

Documentary Wedding Photographers

Documentary Wedding Photographers Congraultaions to Marianne who did very well in the latest round of The Wedding Photojournalist Association (WPJA) latest competition. She was awarded 1st place in the Emotion category for the WPJA’s 2016 Q2 Photography Contest, the image was from Natalie & Ryan’s wedding.   Judges Comments: Nice image with strong emotion with…

Documentary Wedding Photographers London

Judges Comments: Funny. Good symmetry. Nice emotion. I would love to be part of this magical moment between musician and undoubtedly troublemaking trio. Nice way to work the scene and not inject yourself into the situation. Documentary Wedding Photographers London Marianne did very well in the latest The Wedding Photojournalist Association (WPJA) and last competition for…

Documentary Wedding Photographer

Judges Comments: This is a sweet moment away from all the traditional wedding fanfare. I like the way this couple is looking at each other. Framed nicely so you get a sense of place.   Documentary Wedding Photographer Marianne did well in the latest round of The Wedding Photojournalist Association (WPJA) latest competition. She won…

Are Smartphones Ruining Weddings?

  Are Smartphones Ruining Weddings? No, but they can be a nuisance. On the 5th of November Australian Photographer Thomas Stewart made an impassioned plea on Facebook for wedding guests to put away their smartphones. The story went viral and was picked up by the national press here in England. I was interviewed today by…

UK Wedding Photojournalism

Judges Comments: Using a slow shutter speed to add motion to the photo really accentuates the intense expression on the musician. I’d say the party is in full swing! UK Wedding Photojournalism The Wedding Photojournalist Association (WPJA) has just announced the results of its latest competition the last for 2014 – I did well well…

Chinese London Pre-Wedding Photography

  Chinese London Pre-Wedding Photography We had a flurry of media activity last weekend. It started with the The Sunday Times who called and interviewed me about our Chinese London Pre-Wedding Photography, they published our images the next day. This was then picked up by the BBC and I was interviewed live on the radio…

Award Winning Wedding Photojournalists

Award Winning Wedding Photojournalists We have both been members of the Wedding Photojournalist Association (WPJA) for the past 8 years. We chose the WPJA as it reflects our type of documentary wedding photography – there is a 2,000 worldwide membership. Each year they have a wedding photojournalist of the year competition and this week received…

Award Winning Wedding Photographer

Judges Comments: There is no doubt that these are the bride’s parents. Not only do they all look alike but they’re making the same expression! The hand-holding is an added bonus. Award Winning Wedding Photographer The Wedding Photojournalist Association (WPJA) has just announced the results of its latest competition the last for 2013 – Marianne…

Award Winning Wedding Photography

Judges Comments: A fine job of the photographer capturing the stress of the groom–anyone who has been there imagines that he is thinking, “What am I supposed to do next?”, who knows. The photographer put themselves in the right place and the groom made it worth it with his expression of anticipation and nerves. It…

Documentary Wedding Photographers | Documentary Wedding Photography

Documentary Wedding Photographers We have just received a copy of an article Swedish Photography Magazine Tidning FOTO has published about us. They featured one of our images in a series they call ‘The thought behind the picture’ we also have series called ‘The story behind the image’ and they featured the same image from Lily…

Top London Wedding Photographers

1st Place by Mark Judges Comments: A really sweet moment that the people in the other room have no idea is happening. This is a very passionate image, not just because of the wonderful moment occuring between bride and groom, as the wedding awaits (or perhaps it is just concluded). It’s a beautiful moment shared…

Top UK Wedding Photographers

UK Wedding Photographers Just recently the Wedding Photojournalist Association (WPJA) listed their rankings over the Worlds Top Wedding Photojournalists and I am delighted to say that I am ranked #12 from a 2,000 worldwide membership. This is great news for me as I have now been ranked in the Worlds Top 12 for 5 years…

London Documentary Wedding Photographers

London Documentary Wedding Photographers The latest Wedding Photojournalist Association (WPJA) quarterly contest the last for 2011 weddings have been announced today and Marianne did very well by having 3 images placed in the Top 10 from amongst thousands of entries.

Wedding Photojournalists England

Wedding Photojournalists England 2nd Place by Mark Judges Comments: Love the crop which really helps balance the composition. Strong design and great angle. 6th Place by Mark Judges Comments: The composition works very well. Great juxtaposition of the kids and the adults. 17th Place by Mark 18th Place by Mark 20th Place by Marianne The…

Swedish Photo Magazine f

Magazine Interview We have recently been interviewed in the magazine ‘Fotografisk Tidskrift F’ that was founded in 1895. The magazine is called ‘F’ by most people and is published by The Swedish Photographer’s Association and distributed to its 2,400 members who are professional photographers. The interview by reporter Per Liljas was titled ‘2 are better…

WPJA Awards

Wedding Photojournalists London 1st Place by Marianne Judges Comments: The photo captures the care, pampering and attention to detail that goes into wedding preparations. It’s well composed and graphically effective – the attendants’ arms center one’s attention on the bride’s face, and there’s a nice relationship between the makeup brush and the straw. The image…

Wedding Photojournalism Seminar March 2012

We have some exciting news! Our Wedding Photojournalism Seminar on the 18th March 2012 will now be held in conjunction with SIM2000 IMAGING at their Showroom.It promises to be a great day! The SIM2000 team will also be showing their amazing product range of Wedding Albums, Books & Presentation Material. We just love their Albums…

Top Wedding Photojournalists

Judges Comments: Showing all the faces of the groom’s party in this prep photo is nice. All in various stages of dress.Judges Comments: Photographer caught the absolute joy on the bride and groom’s faces under the veil and the light is perfect. Top UK Wedding Photojournalist 2010 The latest WPJA competition results for 2010 have…

Photo Exhibition Royal Wedding in Stockholm

Photo Exhibition of the Royal Wedding in Stockholm For our Swedish readers of this blog who live in Stockholm you may like to visit Sturegallerian where the official picture agency Scanpix are exhibiting 19 chosen images from Crown Princess Victoria’s wedding last year. I am very pleased to hear that they have chosen 2 of…

Professional Wedding Photography

Professional Wedding Photography We have been featured in the latest ‘Turning Pro’ photography magazine by freelance writer Rachael D’Cruze. Our interview was part of a well written article where Rachael had interviewed 3 other husband and wife wedding photography businesses. It was interesting to read about the other couples and how they started their own…

Wedding Photojournalists London

Wedding Photojournalists London The Wedding Photojournalist Association (WPJA) have just recently announced the results from this years third competition. Marianne picked up a third place prize with her gorgeous image of Maria & Chris dancing. I had a placing with an image from the same wedding when Maria just a couple of hours before expressed…

Crown Princess Victoria’s Wedding in Sweden

Crown Princess Victoria’s Wedding Amongst the bills in today’s post was a very nice surprise – my copy of a book about Crown Princess Victoria’s Wedding in Sweden. The book is published by Scanpix who were the official picture agency for the wedding. There are some amazing images in the book taken by all the…

Wedding Photojournalists London

Wedding Photojournalists London The Wedding Photojournalist Association (WPJA) have just announced the results from this years second competition. We are delighted that Marianne received a 2nd place award with an image of Katerina getting ready for her wedding celebration on Cyprus. I picked up a placing with a humorous picture of Ian getting ready for…

Victoria Daniels Royal Swedish Wedding

Victoria Daniels Royal Swedish Wedding In a recent post I wrote about my experiences at being an accredited photographer at Crown Princess Victoria’s wedding in Stockholm, Sweden last month. Marianne is featured in the latest issue of the Swedish photo magazine Kamera & Bild and she talks about her experiences of being a photographer in…

Swedish Wedding Photography

Magazine Interview about wedding photography in Sweden Marianne has been interviewed in the latest edition of the Swedish photo magazine Proffsfoto. This magazine is one of our favourites and it is produced for professional photographers. Marianne was 1 of 3 photographers that were interviewed and each gave their thoughts and views about wedding photography.

Wedding Photography Seminar Gothenburg Sweden

Wedding Photography Seminar & Exhibition Gothenburg Göteborg Sweden We are back from having a wedding photography seminar in Sweden that was held in Gothenburg between the 9th & 11th of April. We are really pleased with our exhibition … a large exhibition with 23 images spread over amazing length of 50m.  To be able to…

London Wedding Photojournalists

London Wedding Photojournalists I am really pleased that Marianne won an award for this image. It is one of my 3 favourite photographs she took last year and now they have all been recognised and awarded by the WPJA which is amazing. Congratulations to Marianne as she is ranked as Sweden’s and also Scandinavia’s #1…

Wedding Photography Seminar Skellefteå Sweden

Wedding Photography Seminar Skellefteå Sweden We are just back from a fantastic weekend in Skellefteå which lies in Northern Sweden. We held a seminar about our wedding Photography for the The Association of Swedish Professional Photographers (SFF) at their annual meeting Norrlandsdagarna.   Day 1 Friday After a great welcome party on Thursday evening the…

Fotomessen Oslo

Wedding Photography Exhibition in Oslo Norway This was a large exhibition of our work, the photographs were shown in segments that stretched over some 70 meters. Marianne would like to thank all those that popped by for a chat and she said we had received many nice comments which was wonderful to hear. Marianne met…