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Philip James is an award-winning wedding photographer who specialises in creating bespoke experience and stunning, timeless imagery. He aims to provide exceptional, tailored services to deliver enjoyable, bespoke wedding images that complement perfectly the couple's unique vision and style. Based in Solihull, Philip covers the entire UK and also international destinations.

Services Offered

Philip is an expert in artistic, fine art and photojournalism styles of photography, which helps him to deliver natural, elegant, emotive photos. Using latest techniques, he strives to create images that will remain appealing and engaging for generations to come!

Packages are tailored to suit various budgets and demands. Philip offers several services like engagement shoot, full wedding day coverage, edited high resolution images, bespoke USB and private online gallery. Extras such as albums are also offered.

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Frequently asked questions

What services do you offer?

Pre wedding
Digital album
High resolution photos

What does the wedding package include?

Full day coverage (10 hours), 450-550 beautifully edited images, ready within 4-6 weeks. A private online gallery for two months and a bespoke USB with all the high resolution files to keep

How far in advance should I contact you?

Between 12-24 months, my summer dates can book up fast!

Do you cover more than one wedding a day?


Can you travel?


What is the charge for travelling?

I charge 40p per mile after for weddings out of the West Midlands + hotel if it's an early start

What style of photos do you take?

Photo journalism
Fine art photography

What kind of technology do you use?


Do you use a specific technique or innovative approach?

I use my 10 years + of experience to help guide you through your special day. I don't like to bother you too much, but when you need me I'll be there

What kind of equipment do you use?

I use high end Nikon camera bodies and a large array of lenses to create any style you desire. Gear isn't everything in photography but having some of the best, does help me to create stunning photos!

Do you offer any tool to display the photos online?


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 always offer a grace period of 30 minutes at the end. After that it's £125 per extra hour

What are the forms of payment?

My preferred method is Bank transfer but will accept cash

How do you work?

I work best under pressure and love the atmosphere at weddings. I am a people person and enjoy the fast paced environment on the day and love the challenge of every event I shoot!
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Meet the Team

Philip Dolman
Philip Dolman

Thank you so much for getting in touch. You're here because you value beautiful imagery and a high quality service. I'd love to find out more about you both and your special day.

I really can't wait to hear from you.



Trenchard Close B75 7QP Sutton Coldfield (West Midlands)

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