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So pleased to have a studio

We had a short spell of cold winter weather recently in Chester but only a smattering of snow and that did not last long. We are now back to damp and cool. Feeling for those expecting a blizzard and deep snow

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Posted in Children, pet photographic portraits, Portrait photography

Valentine’s Day approaches!

Every year I post about Valentine’s Day. It is a date I never miss in my own relationship with my own partner of 25 years married. Every relationship that  will stand the test of time has involved both people living

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Posted in Portrait photography, Wedding photography

Llyndir Hall wedding

I have photographed a number of weddings at Llyndir Hall in Rossett near Chester and Wrexham and enjoyed every one. Debbie and Rob had a particularly happy time recently and took great pleasure having their pictures taken at a beautiful venue. The couple also

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A very happy Autumn wedding at Crabwall Manor near Chester

Autumn newlywed portrait

‘Thank you so much! We absolutely love our photos and can’t thank you enough for them. We had an amazing day’. Had a wonderful time photographing a very happy couple at Crabwall Manor. The autumn light was wonderful, and the very

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Black and white wedding photographs

Lots of people, including me, love to see images in black and white. It was in the dark room that I first enjoyed the thrill of seeing the latent image develop on the paper, colour development had to be done in

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Engagement portraits in the studio- capturing a relationship – thoughts and feelings

Engagement portrait – eyes only for you Had a lot of fun with people in the studio recently shooting engagement portraits. Most couples have never had a sitting in a studio and often arrive very apprehensive. Once they realize how

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Studio portraits of children can be such fun!

Mother and son studio portrait

I have always enjoyed being with children,  letting me share in their view of the world. Photographing them has been a great pleasure and I have had a number of family sittings I thought I would share on my blog.

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Posted in Children, Portrait photography