My goal is to capture the day in a fun and relaxed way and this goal is driven by my passion to create images that capture a story filled with characters, moments, emotion and above all fun.
Hi, I’m Joe, an award-winning, documentary, wedding photographer. Ever since leaving school I’ve been capturing fun fuelled weddings and lavish celebrations in locations across the UK and Europe. From some of the finest homes and venues in my hometown of York, to elaborate nuptials overseas; I really have seen it all, and it’s been an honour to be part of so many special moments.
Though the location and the guests of each wedding change there’s always one thing in common with each: my approach. My goal is to capture the day in a fun and relaxed way and this goal is driven by my passion to create images that capture a story filled with characters, moments, emotion and above all fun. So, in short, whichever way these unique and beautiful days unfold I’m ready and raring to capture them.
My all-encompassing exposure to the world of wedding photography means I can truthfully tell you I really do love what I do. I honestly believe it’s one of the best ‘jobs’ in the world (correction: the best job in the world) as over the last ten years I’ve really put my all into wedding photography and learnt how to capture not only people and their emotions, but also the palpable buzz felt in the atmosphere on the big day – something I continually thrive to do at each wedding I attend.
Weddings aside (just for a second), I also have a strong passion for street photography. Thanks to the works of Martin Parr, Robert Frank and Robert Doisneau (to name a few) I find myself inspired by people, real life moments and interesting lights, shapes and textures.
For me, photography has opened the door to many new loves and enhanced existing passions in my life. If you wish to see a more personal side of me – what inspires me, my adventures, my personal work and my day-to-day life (including my love for coffee, walks in the Lake district, fell running, and Rosie, the family boarder collie!) – then please do follow my Instagram account.
Wedisson Awards is an International Wedding Photography Contest, I am Currently two times winner of the Wedisson awards.