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Seasoned with weddings
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On since 2023

Last update: July 2024

Relaxed, reliable and friendly photographer. I want you to be in the moment during your special day, I make it my business to capture all those precious moments of happiness and emotion, and not tke up all your time posing you and taking you away from your guests. I do a couple portrait session, but we make sure you still have time for a drink!

I make great efforts to make you feel comfortable, it's quite common to feel apprehensive with so much going on, and I want to make it as easy and smooth experience so you can best enjoy your day.

Most of the coverage is documentary style, I get in and amongst everything while trying to put everyone at ease so as not to ruin a moment with my big camera! I find this approach gets the best results.

About me: I've been a full-time wedding photographer for 8 years and have covered over 300 weddings. I have over 130 five-star reviews accross the web and am extremely proud of the service I provide to all the couples I work with.

Feel free to ask me anything, or just get in touch for a chat!

Many thanks,


Frequently asked questions

What services do you offer?

Pre wedding
Post wedding
Digital album
High resolution photos

What does the wedding package include?

All-Day Package includes coverage from getting ready through to after the first dance. A couple portrait session is included along with any posed family photos you would like. 400+ Photos delivered

How far in advance should I contact you?

I can take a booking for a wedding in 3 years or 3 days, get in touch anytime!

Do you cover more than one wedding a day?


Can you travel?

Yes, london, Kent, Essex, Surrey, East Sussex

What is the charge for travelling?

Free if

What style of photos do you take?

Photo journalism

What kind of technology do you use?


Do you use a specific technique or innovative approach?

I would say my greatest tool is breaking the ice with everyone and putting them at east. The more comfortable everyone is with me the better the pictures are as they aren't put off by me and my camera

What kind of equipment do you use?

Canon R6 Canon 5D MK4 Canon 24-70mm Sigma Art Primes: 24mm / 50mm / 85mm

Do you offer any tool to display the photos online?

Yes, photos are delivered through Shootproof, an online gallery with unlimited downloads for all

What's the delivery time for a photographic report?

1 month

Do you send all the photos taken?


Do you work alone or do you have a team of professionals?


In case of unforeseen circumstances, do you have a replacement photographer?


Do you have the rights to publish the wedding photos?


Do you charge per hour or per event?

Per event

If needed, would you be able to work extra hours?


How do you charge extra time?

I am flexible and try to stick to the original agreed fee wherever possible. If the finish time is delayed through no fault of your own I am hesitant to charge. Otherwise I charge £100p/h

What are the forms of payment?

I take a £100 deposit via bank transfer, and the remaining payment 14 days after the wedding, also via bank transfer

How do you work?

I will cover 90% of the day in a very relaxed, hands-off style. Looking for true moments of emotion, fun and laughter. I believe these are the things you will want to remember from the day
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Reviews for Joe Howarth Photography

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12 reviews
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Aimee B. Sent on 22/10/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Seamless and such a Joy

Joe was professional, calm and organised all day. He mingled super well with all our guests- we had an array of backgrounds, nationalities and ages- 60% commented to us how brilliant he was and where we found such a great photographer. He was great at organising the day and we got so many photographs. He didnt feel like a stranger at our day, was a real pleasure having him with us on our special day and the photographs were incredible! Nothing was too much for him, highly reccomend, you need Joe at your wedding!
James A. Sent on 26/06/2024
5 out of 5 rating

Excellent Photographer

Joe went above and beyond to organise everyone and ensure that we got some excellent group shots with our guest. Was very happy working with Joe.
Morgan A. Sent on 02/11/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Amazing Photographer

Joe was absolutely amazing in capturing pictures of every guest and every special moment from our wedding day.
He was so easy to deal with and without noticing captured so many precious memories.
We would highly recommend opting to have the photo album included package.
Mercy S. Sent on 23/10/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Wedding photography at its finest!

I can't rate Joe highly enough. I have used Joe twice in 2020 wedding ceremony and also in 2021 for our wedding reception party. Joe was a master at blending into the background and he got some really relaxed genuine photos which were perfect. After the wedding he was very prompt to get our photos to us, excellent photos for which included getting ready, ceremony and reception the wedding party (full day coverage). He even followed up with us to make sure we were happy with the photos. We are beyond pleased with the photos and fell in love with them. He captured our day beautifully and made us and all our guests feel so comfortable. Joe was professional and easy to work with, he listened to what we wanted and ensured we received it. Communication was great and stress free throughout. Would 100 % recommend to anyone looking to capture a special moment and would definitely use him in the future. Thank you so much Joe!
Catherine O. Sent on 09/10/2023
5 out of 5 rating

The perfect wedding photographer

Our wedding was in April 2022.
Joe was a dream to work with. He understood exactly what we wanted, nothing over the top, some posed photos, but a lot of beautiful photos taken capturing moments of the day, that we didn't even notice him taking.
Very professional, easy to work with, made us and all of our guests completely comfortable about having their photos taken,not always easy to do!
We absolutely adore all of our beautiful wedding photos that we got in colour and black and white and frequently look back at them and remember what an incredible day we had and Joe was a huge part of making that day perfect.
Thank you again Joe
Shelby B. Sent on 01/10/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Absolutely brilliant!

Joe was fantastic. From the 1st phone call to the actual day, Joe was professional, personable and genuine. He blended in with our guests and captured moments without being 'in the way' or in your face. He took so many photos and shared them via a secure link so all our guests could download them as they wanted. A truly lovely person with an excellent eye and attention to detail. Would 100% recommend to any future couple.

Mr & Mrs B x
Kelly Sent on 18/09/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Amazing , friendly, professional

Joe was the photographer at our wedding in July 2023 , from our first chat on the phone joe was very welcoming friendly, on the day he was amazing captured every little detail, when we got our pictures we was over the moon with them, everyone at the wedding said what a great photographer he was, we are so glad we booked Joe and thank him for capturing our wedding from the start . Thank you.
Lindsey P. Sent on 24/09/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Highly recommend

Joe was so wonderful to work with. Everything was smooth from start to finish including a reschedule due to Covid, our pre-wedding phone calls, and the day itself. Neither of us love being in front of the camera but Joe made it so easy and comfortable and we ended up with amazing photos. I can’t recommend Joe enough!
Leah T. Sent on 19/09/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Mrs and Mr Throssell

We would highly recommend Joe. He made us feel at ease and he was very professional. We love our pictures. Thank you again Joe.
Ann G. Sent on 18/09/2023
5 out of 5 rating

True professional

We're delighted with Joe's work and feel so privileged that he captured our special day. He's been a true professional and a joy to work with throughout. He's such a nice friendly guy and we felt so at ease with him. We also had great feedback from our families and guests as to how good he was with them. The photographs are beautiful and capture our day perfectly. We couldn't be happier. We highly recommend Joe - in fact my sister was so impressed with his work at our wedding that she hired him for her recent wedding!
Amanda B. Sent on 15/09/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Highly Recommend

We had the pleasure of working with Joe for our winter wedding, and I am so glad I did. He took the time to prepare with me well beforehand, discussing great ideas and tips, so everything was ready to go. On the day, Joe arrived exactly as scheduled and got straight to it. He blended in seamlessly to our day, capturing all our special moments; he even made the sometimes awkward couples shot enjoyable! He didn’t stop all day and well into our reception and captured so many wonderful candid shots. His final show of professionalism and dedication was giving us access to our online album on Christmas Day!

I thoroughly recommend Joe, his service is of high quality and he is great to work with.
Neil A. Sent on 15/09/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Perfect photos that we will always treasure

Joe took photos for our civil wedding and these are some of the best photos we've got of ourselves. We really liked Joe's style, and he was also super nice!
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