my business ethos..
Your wedding day is just that, your wedding day. It isn’t about me being able to create special moments for you. It isn’t about staging what a wedding should look like. It is about capturing it honestly, and as genuine as possible. There is nothing worse than looking through photos and feeling like they are nothing like the real you. Forced, and posed photos are straight out awkward, and are actually really weird to take. Their robotic, and uncomfortable to look at (you know what I'm talking about!).
I aim to present a relaxed and comfortable atmosphere from the first point of contact, all the way through to years after your wedding day. When I’m photographing people, especially people I have just met, I don’t worry about making jokes or what to say to make you look happy. You have seen the greatness in each other, so your connection to each other will be what determines the outcome of your photographs. All the things that make your relationship one of a kind to you, and what you have together is the key. That connection is what I want to capture, naturally. You are the one who brings out the moments of beauty in each other. My role is to create an atmosphere & space of comfort for those moments to happen, & to capture it creatively. The loud, the quiet, & the unscripted moments. The ones you are there for and the ones you don’t know happened.
all the things that helped you decide ‘this person, right here, is my forever’.
I’m not about staging moments or stiff posing. I love capturing real, and genuine imagery. Capturing you both as you are, embracing your relationship, in the best way possible. I want to see the teasing, the laughter, the soft subtle touches, the awkward & the fun. I love getting the spontaneous, the quirky, and intimate moments too. As much as I would love to say I am purely documentary, I am more than happy to offer enough guidance on the day (in the way of finding that perfect light or relaxing robotic arms) so you feel like totally at ease during your photos. A relaxed experience so I can capture you both, as you are. I do however, aim to stay out of the way, as much as possible. I want to allow the spontaneity of your wedding to flow, with a chilled out vibe guiding the day.
I take so much care in what I do. I don't want to be known as 'the photographer'. I invest and make a commitment to myself, and my couples, in their love story, and their hopes and desires for their beautiful wedding day. I want to be there to capture all those amazing moments that you have planned together, as they unfold naturally, without faking or posing moments that 'should' be happening.
you make the magic happen, I just capture it.
I absolutely adore photography, especially weddings. Being able to share my passion and creativity with so many people, is seriously the best thing ever. I have been lucky enough to call this thing I do, a full time job for the past year, and super ecstatic that my work resonated with you enough to be here. So thank you, from the bottom of my heart. Being able to do something that you are passionate about, and truly adore every day, is indescribable.