Wedding Photographer

Greater Manchester - Cheshire - North West

One of the most important days of your life! One less thing to stress about should be your wedding photographer. Keeping things simple and professional I will capture the story of your marriage with a mixture of formal photos and candid images that you will cherish forever.

I am based at Atherton Photography Studio in Manchester M46 close to Wigan, Bolton, Leigh & Warrington if you are looking for a local wedding photographer.

However, I travel all over the UK and I am happy to provide Destination Wedding Photography too.

Wedding Photographer for Leigh, Atherton, Bolton, Wigan

Wedding Picture Gallery

I believe in creating pictures in natural colours and not tainting the images with brown or green filters 

I capture images of everyone at your wedding with special attention to your VIPs

From my professional studio in Atherton, Manchester I travel to most areas in Cheshire and the North West capturing the timeline of your wedding with a mixture of heartwarming formal and amazing candid photographs.

Why Choose Me as Your Wedding Photographer on your Special Day


Your wedding day is a significant milestone in your life, a celebration of love and commitment that deserves to be documented with the utmost care and artistry. As a dedicated wedding photographer, I understand the profound importance of capturing every moment, emotion, and detail of this extraordinary day. In this blog, we’ll explore the compelling reasons why you should entrust me with the privilege of being your wedding photographer.

1. Unparalleled Expertise

With years of experience in wedding photography, I bring a wealth of knowledge and skill to your special day. From understanding the best lighting conditions to capturing candid moments discreetly, my expertise ensures that your wedding photos will be of the highest quality.

2. Tailored Wedding Photography Packages

Your wedding is a unique expression of your love story, and your photography package should reflect that. I offer a range of wedding photography packages designed to suit your specific needs and preferences. Whether you desire full-day coverage, intimate bridal photoshoots, or candid wedding photography that captures spontaneous moments, I have a package that aligns with your vision.

3. Transparent Pricing

I believe in transparency when it comes to wedding photography prices. My pricing is competitive and clear, ensuring that you understand what you’re receiving for your investment. You’ll never encounter hidden costs or surprises—just exceptional value for your budget.

4. Artistic Vision

As a passionate artist, I approach each wedding photoshoot with a unique artistic vision. I strive to create images that not only reflect the beauty of your day but also evoke the emotions, feelings, and ambiance of the moment. Every frame is carefully composed to tell your love story.

5. Destination Wedding Expertise

Dreaming of a destination wedding? I specialize in destination wedding photography, ready to accompany you to breathtaking locations around the world. Whether it’s a beachside ceremony, a mountain escape, or a cultural celebration, I have the experience to capture the essence of your destination wedding.

6. Candid Moments Captured

Candid wedding photography is an art form that reveals the authenticity and spontaneity of your day. I have a keen eye for capturing those fleeting, heartfelt moments—the teary-eyed exchange of vows, the burst of laughter during speeches, and the joyous celebrations on the dance floor.

7. Attention to Detail

Your wedding is a tapestry of intricate details, from the bridal attire to the floral arrangements. I pay meticulous attention to these details, ensuring that they are documented beautifully, becoming part of the story told through your wedding photos.

8. A Commitment to Excellence

Above all, I am deeply committed to excellence in every aspect of wedding photography. I understand the significance of your wedding day, and I am dedicated to preserving its magic through stunning images that you will treasure for a lifetime.

In Conclusion

Choosing the right wedding photographer is a crucial decision, one that will impact how you remember and cherish your wedding day for years to come. By selecting me as your wedding photographer, you are not only choosing a skilled professional but also someone who is genuinely passionate about the art of capturing love and celebration.

Let’s embark on this journey together, as I have the privilege of being the one to document the beauty, love, and joy of your wedding day. Your wedding story deserves to be told through the lens of an artist who values excellence and authenticity. Contact me today to discuss how I can make your wedding photography a work of art.

It does not matter about the cost... said no-one ever!

I believe in providing transparent pricing that’s affordable and fair. I offer competitive prices for my professional photography services, with packages starting at 2 hours of coverage up to a full day.

Whether you’re planning a local wedding or a destination wedding, we’re the perfect choice for your photography needs. I will work with you every step of the way to ensure that your wedding photos are everything you want them to be.

Affordable Prices
I work hard to offer professional wedding photography services at a reasonable cost. I have reasonable prices and a variety of packages to suit your requirements and financial constraints. I offer alternatives to suit your needs, whether you’re searching for a full-day photography package or a shorter 2-hour photoshoot. I put a lot of effort into making sure that all couples can use my services since I firmly believe that everyone deserves lovely wedding photographs.

Willingness to Participate in photo shoots from 2 hours onwards.
I am aware that not every couple requires or wants a full day of photography. Perhaps your wedding will be modest and private, or you simply need a few hours of photography coverage.

You may have even been married before and just want a short but special service. I’m happy to offer shorter shooting choices to suit your needs. As I appreciate how essential your time is, I’ll work with you to develop a photography package that complements both your schedule and your financial situation.

At All Times, Good Humor and a Courteous Professional Attitude
Your marriage is an exciting occasion, and I think photography should be professional and fun. I strive to make my customers feel at ease with every shoot by bringing a pleasant, optimistic approach. I’ll make every effort to put you at ease because I recognise how unnerving it can be to appear in front of the camera. I will work with you to document all of the key moments and feelings of your day since I firmly believe that the finest photographs come from genuine, candid moments.

I bring a high degree of professionalism to every shot along with my sense of humour. As your photographer, I take my responsibility extremely seriously since I recognise that your wedding day is an intimate & special occasion. I’ll show up on time, properly attired, and prepared to work. I’ll keep in touch with you along the process to make sure your requirements and expectations are satisfied, and I’ll send your images on schedule. I take great delight in providing every client with a top-notch, professional photographic experience.

To sum up, it’s critical to pick the ideal photographer if you want to guarantee that your special day will be captured in stunning, timeless photographs. I’m the appropriate choice for you if you’re searching for a photographer who has reasonable prices, is willing to undertake quick photo sessions, and adds a sense of humour and a polite, professional demeanour to every shot. To arrange a consultation and learn more about my wedding photography services, contact me ASAP.

For more information

Complete the form below and I can send you more details on my 2-hour, 4-hour and all-day wedding packages. I can also put together a bespoke package if you are looking for something different. My basic guide prices are listed below.

Wedding Package Price Lists


2 Hours

The photo package covers formal and candid photography at the ceremony venue. From guests arriving to formal pictures during and after the ceremony

Package Price £350*


4 Hours


This package can cover the bridal preparation before the ceremony, or, if you prefer, the extra time can be spent after the ceremony at the reception.

Package Price £600*


Full Day

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This package covers the bridal preparation and more. Formal and candid pictures of you and your guests before, after and during the ceremony and all events up to the cake cutting and first dance at an agreed time. Also included is a Bride and Groom photo session when and where possible.

If you need a more extended coverage don’t hesitate to get in touch with me for a bespoke quote.

Package Price £1,200*

*Prices may be subject to travel and disbursements and can only be confirmed as a ‘quote’ when I have full details of the venue, area and times.

Destination Weddings across Europe & Worldwide considered.

Receiving your images after the wedding.

After your wedding, I will endeavour to get an announcement image to you within 24 hours for you to use for family and social media.

I aim to have your images ready in approx 28 days or sooner.

They will be available for you to download in high and low resolution from my download gallery. Your family and friends can also view your images from here.

You will receive a USB with all your images on it.

I also include a small pocketbook of images for the bride.

There are also other optional extras available including photographs, canvas prints and wall art to full stunning wedding albums.

These can be discussed and viewed at my studio on our pre-wedding meeting.

Wedding Photographers Photoshoot styles

Explaining the Jargon

On your wedding day, my photographic styles will be a mixture of:

  1. Photo Journalism
  2. Formal
  3. Candid photography
  4. Portrait

That basically means I will run your pictures in the order taken to tell to story of your wedding day.

I will gather everyone together for the formal family and friends photographs.

Then, my favourite part, where I mingle amongst guests taking pictures, often unsuspected, of everyone in a more relaxed setting.

Finally, I will approach some of your family and friends for a nice portrait which you can keep or offer them as a keepsake at a later date.

I will do as much as possible depending on the time we have available.

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