Skip to main content


Darley & Underwood Photography is a wedding photography company based in Barlestone, Leicestershire, England. Owners Al Darley and Phil Underwood are passionate about their craft; they love capturing romance, joy, laughter, and mischief. They favour a documentary style, and their unobtrusive approach is a celebration of family and friends and the moments they share. Theirs is a storytelling art, and Al and Phil would be delighted to help you write the next chapter of your life together.

Services Offered

Darley & Underwood Photography covers weddings all across Britain; Al and Phil are also happy to travel to locations further afield. Their standard wedding package includes a pre-wedding photo session, full-day coverage, film photography, a private online gallery, and a USB with a handmade presentation box. Bespoke packages are also available.

illustration popular

Suppliers you may like

Check out other suppliers that are popular with couples right now

Frequently asked questions

What services do you offer?

Pre wedding
Post wedding
Mini albums
Digital album
High resolution photos

What does the wedding package include?

Well... - 鈥婣 "getting to know you" engagement shoot - Wedding photography by Al AND Phil digitally and classic film, from morning prep til dancing! - High + low res images on USB in presentation box

How far in advance should I contact you?

You can contact us the day before your wedding if you're feeling brave! It all depends on availability really. We tend to main take bookings 18 months in advance, but up to 3 years. Just let us know

Do you cover more than one wedding a day?


Can you travel?

Yes, uK mainland cover is included in our standard package, but we can travel overseas too. If your planning a wedding abroad, just let us know and we can provide you with a custom quote

What is the charge for travelling?

No travel charge for weddings on UK mainland, but we might bring a tent with us... Outside of the UK - covering our travel and accommodation is the general request - contact us for a chat though!

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?

Innovative approach? Interesting... We simply like beautiful candid photography using our digital and film cameras. We have fun, we get to know our couples and we deliver photographs to cherish

What kind of equipment do you use?

1960s film cameras and the latest digital cameras - as well as the lighting etc. that comes with it. We use our feet a lot too... comfy shoes are a must!

Do you offer any tool to display the photos online?

Yes, we provide a private gallery for all of our couples to access their photographs from. They can share this with friends and family

What's the delivery time for a photographic report?

2 months

Do you send all the photos taken?


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

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?

We are really quite flexible with timing - if you would like additional coverage, just let us know your requirements at booking and we will happy be able to provide a custom quote

What are the forms of payment?

Our preferred payment method is via bank transfer

How do you work?

There are to key words; relaxed and natural. We aim to blend into the crowd to capture people naturally - there are no false smiles here, just photos of people having a genuinely good time!
illustration question

Do you have any questions?

Request pricing

Reviews for Darley & Underwood Photography

5.0 out of 5 rating
5.0 out of 5 rating
5 reviews
100% recommend it
  • Quality of the service
    5 out of 5 rating
  • Response time
    5 out of 5 rating
  • Professionalism
    5 out of 5 rating
  • Value for money
    5 out of 5 rating
  • Flexibility
    5 out of 5 rating
Beth Sent on 16/07/2019
5 out of 5 rating

They're So Lovely!

They're so lovely! Thank you ever so much, they're beautiful!
Anonymous Sent on 09/05/2020

"The photos are absolutely beautiful"

"The photos are absolutely beautiful, we love them and can't thank you enough! I love the fact that I can see ones of Leigh when he's getting ready too. You captured the moments great!"
- Kirsty and Leigh x
Anonymous Sent on 09/05/2020

"Always willing to go that extra mile"

"Highly professional, friendly, flexible and always willing to go that extra mile"
Anonymous Sent on 09/07/2019

"I love them!!"

"Oh my god! These photos are insane!! I love them!!"
- Amy and Macaulay
Anonymous Sent on 09/07/2019

"Both Mike and I are so in love with our photos."

"I am honestly a little lost for words!!! Both Mike and I are so in love with our photos, we are really going to struggle to narrow down our favourites. You have captured our day so perfectly, and we cannot thank you enough for all your effort and hard work both on the day and in editing the images."
illustration stars

Did the reviews win you over?

Send a message


Darley & Underwood Photography Real Weddings

Kirsty & Leigh
50 photos 路 07/09/2019


Preferred suppliers

Mythe Barn
4.9 out of 5 rating , 74 reviews
路 Barn Weddings
Ashton Lodge Country House - EXCLUSIVE USE VENUE
4.9 out of 5 rating , 118 reviews
路 Hotels
Osmaston Park
5.0 out of 5 rating , 27 reviews
路 Landmark Weddings
The Pumping House
5.0 out of 5 rating , 43 reviews
路 Historic Weddings
Dodford Manor - Barn Wedding Venue
5.0 out of 5 rating , 232 reviews
路 Barn Weddings
Alrewas Hayes
4.8 out of 5 rating , 29 reviews
路 Barn Weddings


Darley & Underwood Photography CV13 0ET Leicester (Leicestershire)

Other suppliers in Leicestershire for your wedding

Wedding Suppliers