From the glittering lakes of Cumbria to the rolling hills of the Pennines, there's no shortage of beautiful wedding photo backdrops in the North West of England. Thankfully there's also an abundance of skilled wedding photographers ready to capture every moment of your big day.
With so many talented camera wizards, it can be difficult to decide on the perfect match for your wedding day. Luckily we've rounded up the best wedding photographers in the North West to make you decision that little bit easier.
All these photographers are the recipients of a Hitched Wedding Award, based on real reviews from Hitched users.
- Best Wedding Photographers in Cheshire
- Best Wedding Photographers in Cumbria
- Best Wedding Photographers in Greater Manchester
- Best Wedding Photographers in Lancashire
- Best Wedding Photographers in Merseyside
Best Wedding Photographers in Cheshire
Searching for a wedding photographer in Cheshire? All these wedding photographers were loved by the couples who used their services - read on to discover your favourite.
1. Green Wedding Photography - Cheshire
Situated right by the Cheshire border in Wrexham, Green Wedding Photography are a photography company who pride themselves on crafting emotive wedding images. Husband and wife duo Phil and Victoria Green use a photojournalistic approach to focus on authenticity and provide newlyweds with heirlooms that perfectly capture the memories of their wedding day.
No matter whether you're having an intimate elopement or a grand celebration, Green Wedding Photography are willing to photograph events throughout Cheshire, Shropshire and North Wales. Phil and Victoria work together, making them the ideal choice for couples who want multiple photographers.
Clients can choose between the silver, gold and 12 hour platinum packages - no matter what you choose, you're guaranteed relaxed and unobtrusive wedding photography.
Happy Hitched users have left six five star reviews on the Green Wedding Photography listing, one of which says, "What can I say?! Phil & Victoria are amazing! Quick response to any queries and couldn't do more to help us. They fitted in with our guests and you wouldn't even know they were there.
"We are so happy with the quality of service and photos from them. Really excellent service and incredibly good value for money!"
Phil and Victoria were thrilled to receive a Hitched Wedding Award, saying: "We were absolutely over the moon to find out we had won an award - it’s our first award win and something that we’re very proud of. We hope to gain further awards and keep driving our business forward. We absolutely love capturing couple's wedding days and to be recognised for our hard work is wonderful."
2. Connect Photography - Cheshire
Connect Photography is an award-winning photography business owned and operated by Dave. His wedding photography style can be best described as natural and relaxed documentary photography blended with stunning portraits - a combination dreams are made of!
Dave photographs your wedding day as it unfolds, remaining unobtrusive and allowing you to relax by forgetting you're in front of the camera. He will also spread your portrait shoots throughout the day so that you won't be away from your guests for too long.
Connect Photography covers weddings throughout the UK, from Scotland to the Lake District to Wales.
Dave's satisfied clients have left nine five star reviews on the Connect Photography Hitched listing. One newlywed said, "From start to finish our experience with Dave was amazing, I’m super awkward with pictures but I we were made to feel so comfortable and the pictures captured are priceless, better than we ever imagined.
"I would recommend Dave for anyone looking to capture their special moments."
3. Studio 900 Photography - Cheshire
Studio 900 is a wedding photography business made up of a team of award-winning photographers with expert knowledge. These professionals have photographed over 1200 weddings and have a combined 25 years' experience in the wedding industry.
The Studio 900 team are highly skilled in helping clients to feel at ease in front of the camera, as well as creating images that perfectly capture all the love and emotion of the big day. They service weddings throughout the UK and abroad, and only cover one wedding per day.
Studio 900 has received 17 glowing reviews on their Hitched listing, one of which reads: "John was amazing from start to finish, he understood my hate of having photos taken and assured me I wouldn’t even think about it on the day - he was right.
"We have an amazing mixture of formal and informal photos which captured our day perfectly. We would not hesitate in recommending Studio 900 for your wedding - very professional and friendly service. Thanks again John."
4. Nicola Cooper Photography - Cheshire
Nicola Cooper is a wedding photographer passionate about capturing the fun at each of her clients' wedding celebrations. This talented professional uses a documentary style with some posed images sprinkled in and is willing to photography weddings throughout the UK and beyond.
Ahead of the big day, Nicola will have a consultation with each couple to discuss styles, tastes and preferences. Couples can design their own bespoke wedding packages according to their needs and wedding budgets - with full-day coverage and flexibility on the collections, nothing is impossible!
Nicola is popular with Hitched users and has received 21 five star reviews on her listing. One happy newlywed said, "Nicola and her team are amazing! I can't recommend her enough, she made mine and my husband's day super special and nothing was a problem. I will be using her for any future events, that's for sure!
"The photos capture every moment perfectly and I am so grateful for it. Thank you so much Nicola."
5. Mahoney Pics - Cheshire
Mahoney Pics is an award-winning wedding photography and film-making duo made up of married couple Michelle and David. This dream team value attention to detail and quality service, sans fuss or drama.
They're based in Ashton-in-Makerfield, Greater Manchester, but are willing to travel to cover weddings throughout all of the UK and Europe.
Michelle and David offer a variety of wedding packages, ranging from bespoke bundles to their full-day package. All of these include a password-protected online gallery and a USB drive with full resolution copies of all your edited images. You can also add prints, albums, canvases and even wall art!
Happy Hitched users have left 13 five star reviews on the Mahoney Pics listing, one of which reads, "Michelle was fantastic! We had a pre-wedding shoot where she got to know us and give advice on what to expect on the big day. She arrived at the wedding and got to work immediately, making sure she was floating between the bridal party and the groomsmen to capture every moment.
"We have some very special shots that tell the story of our day from both perspectives. She managed to get candid shots which captured the essence of our whole day. We can't stop looking at them all. We have had so many positive compliments from our guests about Michelle and how friendly and professional she was.
"Our already high expectations were massively exceeded! We are in LOVE with our pictures."
6. Gemma Collins Photography - Cheshire
Gemma Collins Photography is a Northwich-based wedding photographer who uses an all-natural, unobtrusive style to capture her client's big days. Gemma works discreetly in the background, pausing this only to direct some group shoots and stunning portraits. She seeks out and captures all the candid and romantic moments between couples throughout their wedding day.
Gemma's packages cater for a range of budget and style requirements. Each one includes full-coverage, a personalised USB drive, some prints and a private online gallery.
Gemma holds initial consultations with her lovely couples, allowing them discuss their visions and ideas for the big day. This results in stunning photographs, perfectly tailored to suit each couple's needs and wants.
Gemma's photography skills have earned her 13 five star reviews on her Hitched listing. One satisfied customer said, "Gemma was our dream wedding photographer! We absolutely love all of our photographs and there are so many.
"Gemma captured every part of the day perfectly, was reachable and responsive throughout the whole process and made me is feel and ease, there was never a moment of awkwardness even for the most camera shy."
After receiving her Hitched Wedding Award, Gemma said, "I feel very honoured to have won the Hitched awards for the second year running. I pride myself in making sure my couples not only have the best photos but the best experience too, as Hitched awards go off the reviews direct from couples it really means a lot and makes me happy to be making my couples happy!
"I'd like to thank everyone who took the time to leave a review and for keeping me in this job that I absolutely adore!"
7. Lisa Cowen Photography Ltd - Cheshire
Having previously covered over 400 weddings throughout Cheshire and beyond, Lisa Cowen Photography Ltd is an experienced and talented wedding photographer who adopts a documentary approach when capturing a couple's special day. She loves to portray real love stories in a natural way and is also happy to take some traditional wedding group portraits.
The most important thing to Lisa is that couples feel free to relax and enjoy their wedding day while she oversees the photography side of things. She focuses on personal and professional attention to detail, and her exclusive wedding package covers a pre-wedding consultation, full-day coverage and professionally edited images.
Lisa is popular with our Hitched users, who have left an impressive 64 five star reviews on her listing. One newlywed said, "Lisa was great on our wedding day, I hate having my picture taken and we were both dreading the focus being on us, but the day drifted on with pockets of photos here and there.
"When we saw the final products, Lisa had captured our feel for the day, relaxed garden party, with all of the group shots requested. She was constantly adjusting my train to make the most of it in the shot which I’m very grateful for. Thank you for the collection of memories from a very special day."
Lisa was delighted to receive a Hitched Wedding Award, saying, "This award means so much to me as it isn't just about being praised for my work - it's about real couples saying thank you from the bottom of their hearts for capturing one of the most important days of their lives. It's a wonderful recognition of all of those thank yous and it means the world to me."
8. Gareth Roy Photography - Cheshire
Gareth Roy is a creative storyteller. This talented professional uses his photography skills to create visually stunning wedding masterpieces that capture each couple's unique romantic adventure.
Gareth operates all over the UK and further afield - he's happy to follow adventure-seeking couples to document their day!
There are full-day, half-day and bespoke packages on offer here, which can include features such as a pre-wedding consultation, a complimentary engagement shoot and professional editing services. No matter your style or budget, you're sure to find something perfect for you.
Gareth's satisfied customers have left 34 five star reviews on his Hitched listing, one of which says, "I cannot fault Gareth in any way, shape or form. The pictures are outstanding and he was an absolute pleasure to work with. Even my hair and makeup stylists, friends, and family commented on how lovely and professional he was.
"Looking through the pictures, he’s captured the day perfectly and they are truly outstanding. The lighting, both candid and posed photos, the fun and laughter of the day and the love as well - Gareth managed to capture it all and I couldn’t be happier."
9. True Lens Art - Cheshire
True Lens Art, otherwise known as Rad and Zaneta, are a dynamic husband and wife duo specialising in fine art wedding photography. These two professionals are highly skilled in capturing the beauty and emotion of a wedding celebration in a uniquely artistic way.
Whether you're looking for classic, romantic photographs or a more contemporary and edgy shoot, Rad and Zaneta can make your vision a reality. If you want breath-taking snaps taken in a one-of-a-kind artistic style, you have to check out True Lens Art.
Happy Hitched users have awarded Rad and Zaneta eight five star reviews on the True Lens Art listing. One client said, "True Lens Art were absolutely amazing. From our engagement shoot to the service they provided on our big day. They made us feel totally at ease and captured our wedding beautifully. Both Rad and Zaneta are such lovely people!
"With wedding photos being so important, we spent ages looking at wedding photographers. And I am certain we could not have made a better choice! I am over the moon with the lifelong memories we now have in our wedding pictures."
After receiving their Hitched Wedding Award, Rad and Zaneta said, "Winning a Hitched Wedding Award is a huge honour for us and our business. It's a testament to the hard work and passion that we put into capturing each couple's special day.
"Receiving this recognition from our couples and the wedding industry is truly humbling and will continue to inspire us to create timeless memories for all our future clients. Thank you to all who have supported and reviewed us."
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10. Different Angle Photography - Cumbria
Different Angle is a team of two photographer serving weddings in the Lake District and beyond. This dream team have a background in planning weddings and boast many years of industry experience in video and photography. Artistic and photojournalistic photography is the name of the game here, and you can guarantee that all moments, big and small, will be captured beautifully.
Different Angle Photography love to help couples find the perfect place for an outdoor photo shoot. From grand castles and imposing mountains to misty forests and glittering lakes, this team will hunt far and wide to create your dream shoot.
During the ceremony and party, they will subtly and unobtrusively capture the story of your wedding day. Expect to receive your images six weeks after your event via a digital download and USB drive.
Different Angle Photography have received nine five star reviews on their Hitched listing, one of which says, "Darren is an absolute genius! He blended in, all the guests commented on how at ease they felt. Super professional and coaxed us out of our comfort zone for a few photos which turned out amazing!
"He went the extra mile and stayed hours later than planned due to unforeseen circumstances. Cannot fault his service! Nothing was too much trouble. Thank you so so much!"
11. Optical Vitamins - Cumbria
Optical Vitamins, also known as Richie, has over a 10 years' experience as a professional photographer, as well as a degree in Fine Arts Photography from Falmouth University. Having initially began in studio photography, Richie enjoys the challenges of thinking on his feet and making use of changing light that event photography brings.
Richie offers an expert blend of documentary photography and traditional portraiture which tells a clear story and allows you to relive your wedding celebration.
Richie also edits his wedding images meticulously to ensure that excellent balance, symmetry and tonal range is achieved. This is a time consuming process; therefore, Richie only takes on a certain number of weddings per season.
Richie's satisfied clients have left right five star reviews on his Hitched listing, one of which reads, "Richie was absolutely brilliant. He was with us during the planning, really understanding and helpful about the year’s COVID delay, and took the most beautiful photos on the day.
"We treasure all of Richie’s photos because he captured the spirit of celebration on the day. We couldn’t recommend him more highly!"
12. Bowness Wedding Photography - Cumbria
Bowness Wedding Photography is owned and operated by Lorraine, a talented wedding photographer who's truly passionate about her craft and the wedding industry in general. She has worked as a wedding photographer for over 15 years and is based right in the city centre of Edinburgh.
Lorraine adopts a very relaxed and contemporary style and strives to work as unobtrusively as possible to achieve truly amazing results. She's happy to take some traditional posed shots, but is very careful not to drag newlyweds away from their guests for too long!
Bowness Wedding Photography has received 11 five star reviews on their Hitched listing. One happy newlywed said, "Lorraine was recently the photographer at our Lake District wedding. Her attention to detail was brilliant and she was great at keeping in touch before our big day. I would have no hesitation in recommending her!"
Lorraine was delighted to receive a Hitched Wedding Award, saying, "I love my job and the privilege to share couples special day. It means so much to get great comments and I am delighted to win. Photography is such a personal and important record of the day that lasts a lifetime."
13. David Rucker Photography - Cumbria
Do you want your wedding photographs to stand out from the crowd? Photographer David Rucker creates epic cinematic images to immortalise your wedding day, no matter whether that's in the UK or further afield. David is all about crafting authentic unique images in a fun and relaxed manner.
Rather than offering set wedding photography packages, David tailors his offerings based entirely on each couple's needs and preferences. He also has a team to call upon, so if you need features such as a second shooter, videographer or drone photography, you're in the right place!
David is a popular choice with Hitched users, who have given him 51 five star reviews on his Hitched listing. One satisfied client said, "Amazing photographs in the most beautiful setting. David made us feel at ease and the pictures don’t show how much we hate having photos taken - sign of a very good photographer!
"We chose the elopement package so had 90 minutes where we drove to the most beautiful locations around the lakes. He has worked his magic and made us feel very special. He was professional throughout, easy to contact and even in the height of wedding season (mid August) didn’t have to wait long for the photos to come back to us. Would definitely recommend him!"
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14. Journey Production House Photography & Videography - Greater Manchester
Journey Production House is a wedding photography and videography company covering weddings across England, Wales & Scotland. This expert team are experienced in drone flights, photography and video and offer you the unique opportunity to capture your day from the sky.
These photographers capture your day by keeping a low profile and blending seamlessly into the background so that they can film and photography your day without interrupting the natural flow of the day. All the real emotions, atmosphere and details of the day will be captured to look back on for years to come.
Journey Production House also offer a range of bundles for you to choose from, offering features that allow you to tailor your wedding photography and videography to suit your wedding needs and requirements.
Happy Hitched users have awarded Journey Production House 13 five star reviews, one of which reads, "Matt was very responsive to emails and had a very friendly manner which made us all feel very relaxed on the day. The end video and drone shots were amazing and we are so happy with the short and long video. We would definitely recommend to others."
15. M-PRINT Digital Imagery - Greater Manchester
Stockport-based M-PRINT Digital Imagery is a team of wedding photographers who aim to preserve the essence of your special occasion with an artistic and talented touch. Their focus is on conveying each of their clients' unique personalities and creating a priceless gallery of photos for you to cherish for a lifetime.
M-PRINT Digital Imagery provides a truly personalised service and can send two photographer to cover you celebration to ensure every small detail of the event is captured. Although based in the Greater Manchester area, the team are willing to travel to cater to weddings throughout the UK and even further afield.
M-PRINT Digital Imagery's happy customers have left 15 five star reviews on their Hitched listing, including one from this newlywed: "Stuart was fantastic to work with and knew exactly what we wanted on our special day. He did not disappoint. Made ourselves and guests feel relaxed but added some fun and entertainment.
"Lots of positive feedback from others. Extremely pleased with the resulting photos. Would not hesitate to recommend Stuart."
16. N A Jackson Photography - Greater Manchester
N A Jackson Photography is a wedding and milestone event photographer based in Bolton, Greater Manchester. Owner Neil prides himself fin his exceptional ability to document wedding day bliss and he has been working as a wedding photographer since 2016.
Neil has a relaxed approach to wedding photography and he captures natural candid images of the happy couples and their guests to celebrate the joy, love and laughter of the big day. He keeps posed shots to a minimum and focuses on capturing guests in a natural environment.
Neil has received 20 five star reviews on his Hitched listing, one of which said, "Neil put in a lot of hard work, dedication and had patience with us all on our wedding day. He captured some amazing natural pictures of us all and made us feel comfortable. Extremely down to earth, professional and captured the perfect memories that we will cherish forever from our truly special day. Thank you so Neil."
17. Olivia Morgan - Greater Manchester
Olivia Morgan is a wedding photographer based in the Greater Manchester area. Her style is best describes as warm and real, and she is forever chasing that gorgeous golden hour light!
Olivia started her own wedding photography business in 2021 and is truly passionate about her craft. She loves getting to know her clients before the wedding and she encourages clients to meet with her before the day to ensure that all personalities click.
Olivia offers two wedding day packages, both full day and half day to accommodate the needs of different couples.
Happy Hitched users have given Olivia 11 glowing reviews, including one from this satisfied customer: "Liv was our wedding photographer and has been amazing from the very start of the process. Communication has been consistently good and we knew exactly what to expect and when. She made both us and our guests comfortable.
"Listening to what we wanted and offering gentle directions to ensure we got the best photos. We would recommend booking Liv to anyone that wants a professional photographer that’s non-intrusive, friendly and incredibly approachable."
18. Rick Dell Photography - Greater Manchester
Rick Dell is an award-winning wedding photographer with over 25 years' in the business. In that time he has covered over 1,300 weddings, and has gained an outstanding reputation for his warm, friendly personality and the constant smile on his face.
Rick is passionate about his craft and loves giving couples the freedom and confidence to make their day their own.
Each of Rick's wedding packages features a pre-wedding session, a USB drive of images, a pre-wedding venue check, a pre-wedding consultation to discuss your wedding vision, and an email list. Couples can also make use of features such as high-quality storybooks, luxury albums and prints.
Rick is a popular choice with Hitched users, who have awarded him an incredible 72 five star reviews. One happy newlywed said, "Rick was brilliant from start to finish for our wedding. He went and had a look at our venue before our wedding day as he hadn’t been there before, to get some ideas for pictures.
"We received our pictures within a few weeks and the quality and range of pictures is fantastic, as is the quality of the album we’ve chosen. Couldn’t have asked for a better photographer and would highly recommend."
19. Nik Bryant Photography - Greater Manchester
Bolton-based Nik Bryant Photography is a wedding photographer who specialises in award-winning wedding photographer for couples who think differently. Photographer Nik has worked in the industry for 10 years and is passionate about providing couples with the best service possible.
Nik takes a mostly relaxed and natural approach to wedding photography, combined with some portraits spread across the day. Each image guarantees different light and a different feel - evening portraits in particular will enable Nik to use more creative lighting techniques such as off-camera flash to create a signature portrait.
Couples booking with Nik will receive over 350 images professionally edited in Nik's signature style.
Nik has received nine five star reviews on his Hitched listing, one of which reads, "Nik was amazing from the offset, helping with everything he could both photography and general wedding related, He was incredibly accommodating when we had to rearrange our wedding date due to COVID, and even sacrificed time on his son's birthday for us.
"The photos were amazing and Nik was fantastic on the day. Highly highly highly recommend! Thanks Nik."
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20. Paul Swift Photography - Lancashire
If you're looking for beautiful, natural wedding photography, then Paul Swift could be the wedding photographer for you. Paul loves nothing more than spending a day capturing all the big and small moments of a wedding ceremony with honesty, fun and emotion.
Paul's priority is to ensure that his images reflect the unique celebrations and personalities of each couple, and will provide them with happy memories for years to come. He offers several packages, all of which include full day coverage, pre-wedding consultations, sneak peeks and an online gallery.
Happy Hitched users have awarded Paul 23 five star reviews, with one newlywed commenting, "It was an absolute pleasure having Paul as our photographer for our wedding day. He worked so hard throughout our day!
"He managed to ensure we had the perfect balance between having plenty of photos together and spending enough time with our guests. We’re delighted with the snaps he took. Most importantly, he’s a lovely bloke. I would not hesitate in recommending Paul."
21. The Soulcase Wedding Photography - Lancashire
The Soulcase Wedding Photography is owned and operated by husband and wife duo Craig and Deya. This dynamic duo have a passion for creative storytelling, and they love to hype up their clients, allowing them to feel cool and confident behind the camera.
Craig and Deya use documentary style photography to document each wedding day and their mantra is "you do you and we photograph it." Couples can meet this dream team before the big day to discuss their unique wedding vision and how best Craig and Deya can capture it.
If you're looking for professional service with a friendly face, as well as advice on your wedding planning and beautifully edited wedding photographs, then get in touch with The Soulcase Wedding Photography.
Craig and Deya's clients have left 23 five star reviews on their Hitched listing, packed full of praise such as: "Craig was absolutely fantastic. Our photos are magical and we couldn’t have hoped for better! Everyone felt so comfortable in front of the camera (which is a first for us!) and the photos radiate happiness. Would recommend to anyone, we’ll be booking him again for a family shoot. Thanks again!"
22. Gavin Haworth Photography - Lancashire
Gavin Haworth is a Morecambe-based wedding photographer who uses artistic, photojournalistic and traditional photography styles to capture weddings across Lancashire, Cumbria, the North West and beyond. he specialises in capturing natural candid moments, with some traditional posed images sprinkled in.
Gavin offers his clients a number of wedding bundles that cater to celebrations of different sizes and budgets. He uses an unobtrusive approach when photographing a wedding and can blend seamlessly in with guests to achieve those perfect candid pictures.
Gavin works closely with each of his clients to ensure that he brings their unique wedding vision to life.
Gavin has received six five star reviews on his Hitched listing, one of which reads, "Gavin was fantastic from start to finish, really quick communication and answered all the questions we asked. He met us at the venue prior to the wedding for a walk around for good photo spots, and listened to our requests for specific photos that we wanted.
"He made everything so easy and straightforward on the day, it was seamless. We absolutely love our photos, they are wonderful, and we will cherish them forever! Massive thank you to both Gavin and Dave for capturing our day, we would highly recommend!"
23. K & G Photography - Lancashire
K&G Photography, otherwise known as Kat and Greg, are talented storytellers who have been capturing wedding moments throughout the North West, the Midlands and Yorkshire since 2014. Not only are they the talent behind the camera, they will also be your editors, consultants and another smiling face on your wedding day.
Kat and Greg describe their approach as a blend of traditional and high fashion photography, all captured in a natural and unobtrusive way. This dynamic duo's main focus is providing outstanding images that tell their client's unique love stories.
From the initial consultation to the follow up meeting to the wedding day and the delivery of your images afterwards, K&G Photography will be with you every step of the way.
Happy Hitched users have left 24 five star reviews on the K&G Photography listing, with one client saying, "Kat & Greg were amazing on our wedding day. The photos they took captured the day perfectly. They were really helpful while we were planning our wedding and offered us suggestions and advice based on our venue and worked brilliantly with our other suppliers."
Kat and Greg were delighted to receive a Hitched Wedding Award, saying "We're pretty much lost for words as after six years of hard work, it's proving worthy in the eyes of none other than our couples. We really thank you all for inviting us to be part of your most cherished memories and we promise to keep going."
24. Tom Benson Photography - Lancashire
Tom Benson is a Lancashire-based wedding photographer devoted to capturing beautiful images of your wedding day using a combination of modern, rustic, luxury and traditional photography styles. Tom understands the importance of bringing a couple's wedding vision to life, and offers bespoke services to achieve this goal.
He loves to take the time to get to know his clients and familiarise himself with their plans and preferences. Tom offers three wedding packages that appeal to a variety of wedding budget s and requirements, each of which include a pre-wedding meeting and the final edited images delivered within 4-6 weeks.
Although based in Lancashire, Tom is happy to travel to any location in the UK.
Tom's happy customers have left 10 five star reviews on his Hitched listing, with one newlywed commenting, "Tom was a fantastic photographer at our wedding - he was patient, thorough and thoughtful. Nothing was too much trouble and he listened to how we wanted our day to be captured! Our wedding album was delivered promptly and to an amazing standard, we are delighted with it."
After receiving his Hitched Wedding Award, Tom said, "A huge thank you to all my wonderful newlyweds for their heart-warming reviews, it’s been a fantastic year and I look forward to the next."
25. Stefan Willoughby Photography - Lancashire
Stefan Willoughby is a wedding photographer with a lifetime of photography experience across genres. He has an immense appreciation for the value that each wedding image will have for years to come, as well as an excellent eye for Instagram-able candid moments.
Stefan will arrange a meet-up before your wedding day to familiarise himself with your tastes and preferences, and take some pre-wedding pictures to help you feel at ease in front of the camera. Based on your consultation, you can choose from three different levels of wedding day coverage.
After the day itself, your photos will be delivered via an online gallery and USB drive with the option to add a printed album.
Stefan has received five five star reviews on his Hitched listing, one of which reads, "Stefan made my whole wedding. Everyone loved him, he was extremely professional and went above and beyond to get the most perfect photos of not only us, but the ones most important to us, our family and friends. He spent the whole day with us and fit in perfectly with our day.
"He guided us and shared his knowledge throughout the day. He made me feel so at ease. If you need a photographer, there is no doubt Stefan is the man to have. You definitely won’t be disappointed."
Stefan was delighted to receive a Hitched Wedding Award, saying, "This award is confirmation I’m doing things right. I absolutely love what I do and the couple's day is the most important thing for me as a photographer. They should enjoy their day and have the photos that show what a wonderful wedding they had.
"It’s important to look after your couple as well as give them great images that provide everlasting memories. Great feedback after you’ve worked so hard is the best feeling."
26. TrueLoveOptics - Lancashire
TrueLoveOptics, otherwise known as Robert, is a North West-based wedding and special events photographer producing timeless and authentic images. Robert has years of industry experience and his main goals are to provide a professional service and ensure that poignant wedding day moments are captured for the couple to look back on for years to come.
No matter what you require - consultations, full-day coverage, high-resolution images, luxurious photo albums - TrueLoveOptics will be able to provide a package tailored to you. Robert operates mainly throughout the North West of England, but is also available to cover destination weddings.
Happy Hitched users have left 14 glowing reviews on the TrueLoveOptics listing. One satisfied customer said, "My partner and I were extremely pleased with the service Robert provided. He was punctual, thorough and focussed on the areas which we had previously discussed.
"He was easy to get along with and most importantly he captured the best moments of our day. I would definitely recommend Robert as being a talented photographer!"
After receiving a Hitched Wedding Award, Robert said, "I'm very humbled and extremely grateful to receive this fantastic award from Hitched - much appreciated, thank you."
27. Gavin Alexander Photography - Lancashire
Are you nervous about having your picture taken? Don't fear; Gavin Alexander is here to put you at ease. Gavin has an engaging and friendly personality and asks that you do two simple things: just be yourself and enjoy every second of your wedding day.
Gavin uses a documentary style of photography and will blend seamlessly into the background, ensuring that you can forget about the camera and that he can capture you at your most natural and carefree. Gavin is happy to cover weddings across the UK and even further afield.
Gavin's happy clients have left seven five star reviews on his Hitched listing, one of which reads, "We couldn’t not recommend Gav enough! He was the best photographer we could have asked for and he made our day so perfect. The way he takes his pictures is just amazing and he captures every moment, including things you don’t even see yourself!
"He was so helpful with everything in the day even in the venue and the photos have turned out even better than we could have imagined! Gav will definitely make your wedding day that extra bit special."
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28. Jon Lingwood Photography - Merseyside
Jon Lingwood is a Merseyside-based photographer passionate about capturing all the love and emotions of weddings and special events. His passion for photography began at the young age of eight capturing photos on his first Kodak camera.
Jon's photography style is best described as natural and relaxed, and he tells the story of each wedding according to the couple's specific requests and vision. He expertly blends artistic styles with photojournalism, fine art and traditional approaches.
Couples can choose from a selection of packages that cater to their tastes and requirements that can include features such as albums, pre-wedding consultations and high-resolution images.
Jon has received 25 five star reviews on his Hitched listing, one of which reads, "Jon, was simply fantastic, from first contact to our big day! He was patient and such a calming influence. he took his lead from us which allows us to enjoy our day but he still managed to get those all important shots that you want to remember your day!
"The wedding album that he hand-delivered was simply beautiful full of photographs that would hand-picked from the wide selection of shots he taken for us the quality was fantastic! I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend his services to anyone."
Jon was delighted to receive a Hitched Wedding Award, saying, "Winning a Hitched Wedding Award is really exciting and means a lot. To receive such wonderful feedback from the lovely couples who have trusted me to capture their big day makes all the hard work worthwhile and highlights the significance that my photos can have in people’s lives.
"The Hitched Wedding Award is a seal of approval and there's no better form of marketing than recommendation!"
29. Ollie Gyte Photography - Merseyside
Ollie Gyte is a fun-loving friendly wedding photographer guaranteed to help you feel at ease before walking down the aisle. He's been described as a "ninja photographer", meaning he can blend seamlessly into the background of your wedding to catch candid images of you and your guests at your most natural.
Ollie is also happy to take some wedding portraits, but will make sure not to drag you away from your guests for too long. No matter where you're holding your wedding in the UK, Ollie will be there to capture the emotional moments, and he'll offer some bespoke wedding packages for you to choose from.
Happy Hitched users have left 10 five star reviews on Ollie's listing, packed full of praise such as: "Ollie was absolutely fantastic! He captured our wedding day so perfectly and we feel every emotion all over again when we look through the photos. He made the whole process super relaxed and easy but also had great attention to detail.
"We are so happy with the results and would recommend him in a heartbeat. Thank you so much Ollie and of course Big D for the wonderful memories and running with some of our wacky ideas!"
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