A Real-Life Wedding Story: Capturing Moments at Sidmouth Harbour Hotel

Picture this: Sidmouth Harbour Hotel, nestled along the rugged coastline of Devon, with its panoramic views of the red cliffs and endless sea. It’s the perfect setting for a wedding, and on a recent day towards the end of April, I had the privilege of being behind the lens, documenting every moment of love and laughter.

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A Wedding to Remember: Behind the Lens at the Palace Theatre, Paignton

Picture this: the 20th of April, the Palace Theatre in Paignton, Devon. As a wedding photographer, I’ve seen my fair share of love stories, but this one? This one had a touch of magic, set against the backdrop of a Theatre, where dreams come to life.

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Capturing the Essence of Celebration: Photographing an 18th Birthday Party in Meadfoot, Torquay.

As a professional event photographer, every assignment presents a unique opportunity to capture moments of joy, laughter, and celebration. One such memorable occasion was an 18th birthday party held at a luxurious home in Meadfoot, Torquay. Set against the backdrop of a spacious property with its own bar room, a grand piano, and a sprawling kitchen, this event promised to be a feast for the senses.

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Capturing Magic Behind the Scenes: Photographing Beauty and the Beast at the Princess Theatre, Torquay.

As a theatre photographer, there are few moments as exhilarating as capturing the essence of a beloved production like Beauty and the Beast. Last Christmas, I had the extraordinary opportunity to photograph a dress rehearsal of this timeless tale at the Princess Theatre in Torquay, Devon. Stepping into the empty theatre, with anticipation buzzing in the air, I knew I was about to embark on a visual journey which would have me smiling all the way through.

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Event photographer for a black-tie dinner at the Grand Hotel in Torquay

This is my third year covering their annual party, and it was another thoroughly enjoyable evening!

The location was the Grand Hotel in Torquay. They had hired out both event rooms. The largest room, which held around 200 people for their dinner, speeches, and prizes. They also had the room with the stage, and their own private bar.

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A Day in the Life of a Wedding Photographer at the Harbour Hotel, Sidmouth, Devon

Oh, what a day it was! A day where the sun seemed to smile down upon us, as my son William and I ventured into the heart of Sidmouth, armed with our four cameras and a passion for capturing moments that would last a lifetime. Our destination was the enchanting Harbour Hotel, where love and lots of smiles were the currency of the day. After just one visit, we were added to their preferred vendor list. Find out why…

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A Wedding Photographer’s Tale at Rockbeare Manor, Exeter

My very first ever Wedding (back in February 2018) was as a second photographer at the Rockbeare Manor. That first time I was full of nerves, worries, and apprehension. It was so wonderful to be back there for this wedding. Let’s dive in and see how the day unfolded.

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Osborne Hotel Torquay Wedding Photography ~ Rich & Saskia

Rich and Saskia’s Wedding at the Osborne Hotel was so lovely! I really enjoy being a Wedding Photographer at this venue. The recent redecoration of the ceremony room just adds that little bit of extra magic to the day.

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How I take group wedding photos and why having a wedding photographer gives the photos that extra little pop!

It’s a part of the day that many don’t like, but, if you have a wedding photographer, it can go a lot easier. I’d like to visually share with you how I get nice group photos with lots of natural smiles and nice light.

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