Top 100 Wedding Photographers NorthWest, UK
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As a photos on canvas printing company, we are often asked about photographer recommendations, so we have decided to compile a list of “Top 100 wedding photographers in northwest” (Cheshire, Cumbria, Greater Manchester, Lancashire, & Merseyside).
How the list is compiled?
The list is based on reviews/recommendations from our customers. We also searched internet for reviews of all the photographers on this list and choose the best ones.
There is a lot of research put into compiling this list and we are in no way affiliated to any of the photographers on this list or asked for any payment to include them in this list.
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Chorley New Road Horwich Bolton Lancashire
Prices from £399
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Paul Barron has a passion for photography with a strong style and understanding of light and composition to create stunning wedding images. He knows how to capture the magic, romance and emotions of your wedding day. From the bridal preparations and throughout the day, natural reportage photos are taken along with some fun shots and family photos.
Woodfield Avenue, Accrington
Prices from £1195
Quote "Top Wedding Photographer" to get a complimentary engagement session from Rachel.
Rachel adopts a natural style of photography and loves photographing weddings and being a part of the couple’s big day. Her approach to wedding photography is very relaxed and ensures that you enjoy the wedding day as much as possible with your friends and family rather than concentrating on posing for the camera all the time.
Tel: 07463 716338
Prices from £299
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Monika Szmidt believes that her photography creates things that are made to last. She strongly believes in love and takes photography as an investment and that your story is worth investing in. She believes that memories are made to last a lifetime so they should be recorded in the most beautiful manner.
13 DAISY MEADOW, Preston, Lancashire
Packages from £600
Quote "Top Wedding Photographer" to get 20% discount on all wedding story albums plus half price photo booth from Vilija.
Vilijas Simpson romantic approach to wedding photography promises to produce photographs that will tell a story of the two swans (the couple) who found each other and lived happily ever after. She promises photographs that will be carried in your family for years to come.
31 Eaton Avenue, Chester, Cheshire CH4 7HB, United Kingdom
Prices from £325
Quote "Top Wedding Photographer" to get 10% discount plus free engagement shoot from Richard.
Richard Linnett, a passionate photographer, believes that good photographs are not just about technical or artistic skill, but are the ones that reflect emotions. He loves recording joyful moments of the special day and believes that the quality of pictures is definitely enhanced by building a direct relationship with the participants of the marriage.
24 Bridgewater Street, Manchester, United Kingdom
Prices from £2000+
Quote "Top Wedding Photographer" to get free engagement shoot worth £300 from Shane.
Shane Webber believes in capturing unique moment and images and likes his work to stand out. He likes capturing images that are unique and reflect the personalities of the couples and their guests. His photography style is natural and creative and tells the wedding as a story and makes you emotional.
16 Wymundsley, Astley Village, Chorley. Lancs. PR7 1UT
Packages from £999
Neil White believes that the photographs of your big day should be as special as the day itself. To ensure the best results, everything from visiting the venue, listing the best scenic spots and discussing the style of photos you prefer is done in advance to your wedding.
Michelle & Paul
Tel: 0800 6440 890
Prices from £475
Michelle & Paul work throughout, Lancashire & The Northwest including Preston, Blackburn, Burnley, Chorley, Manchester & Oldham.
Tel: 07977 517404
Lee Jennings believes that the feeling and the joys of seeing everyone together and families reuniting over the weddings are unmatchable and beautiful which come with a different flavour in every wedding. Her style of photography is a reportage and she takes every wedding as an opportunity to capture the uniqueness of moments. She also includes traditional style photographs to work their magic.
166 Gidlow Lane, Wigan
Tel: 01942 747050
David Stanbury focuses to capture all the love, laughter, emotion & craziness that makes your wedding personal to you. He considers photography as a passion and not a job and considers himself lucky for getting the opportunity to photograph the most special moments of one’s life. He takes his photography style and customer service as the core of his work.
Prices from £950
117 Gainsborough Avenue, Oldham OL8 1AJ
With understanding of people and the effects of light, Mike Lawrence creates spontaneous pictures which bring out the best attributes of your wedding. Friendly, informal and professional approach makes his photography fun, positive and successful for everyone involved.
2 Dunepoint 606 Clifton Drive North, FY8 2RN Lytham St Annes, Lancashire
David Barry believes that it’s important to provide exactly what you want and how you want it and for that, he offers a range of contemporary, informal and formal pictures to suit his customers’ needs.
111 Ramsden Street, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA14 2BW
David photographs wedding with his wife Julie. They pay attention to detail and ensure that no moments are left uncaptured on your wedding day.
A P Weddings 30a Hare Hill Road Littleborough Lancs OL15 9BA
Alan Mellalieus’ photography blends modern and traditional styles resulting in a collection of beautiful wedding memories that you will treasure for years to come and will take you back to your special day whenever you will view them.
43 Granary Close, Milton Green, CH3 9DE Chester, Cheshire
Joe captures tiny details and is known for his artistic and stunning fine art wedding photography. His documentary style photography captures the finest details and amazing moments and memories of your wedding day which will bring back all the emotions when you will look at them in years to come.
Steve and Sandra
6 Webbs Lane Middlewich Cheshire CW10 9DN
Prices from £950
Steve and Sandra are a passionate photographer couple who love peoples and weddings. They take special care of every couple and are known for their stunning wedding photography and beautiful bridal portraits.
They are masters in capturing those precious, timeless and genuine moments in the most natural and authentic way.
Jonny Draper understands the individuality of each person and tries to understand the bride and groom what they want from that day. He loves shooting weddings as it’s the happiest day of a couple’s life. Johny loves what he does and the fact that the brides and grooms also love what he does.
Rebecca believes that everyone has a story and it’s actually how you want your story remembered. A good story teller photographer can do the trick and keep your story alive for years for people to see through photographs. Rebecca will capture all the moments that make up your story and can make even the most ordinary moments, extraordinary.
10 Capitol Close Bolton, BL1 6LU
Prices from £595
Julie likes natural light photography and captures the special moments hidden inside a wedding day with her significant reportage style. She loves capturing natural moments and emotions that will light up your years to come with loving memories of the special day.
Karli Harrison is true romantic at heart and portrays this passion in her work by putting her heart into whatever she does. Combining a blend of documentary wedding photography mixed with creative photography, she makes her clients as comfortable and happy as possible and captures your special memories in beautiful photos that you will be proud to share with those you love.
Fairfield House, 21 Washington Lane, Chorley
Tel: 07980 750765
Alex describes his photography services to be a team of fabulous wedding photographers, Photoshop artists and wedding book designers to create beautiful wedding photography along with custom designed and contemporary albums.
Harriet & Hayley
Most people call them H & H. Harriet & Hayley believe in the uniqueness of every couple and every wedding day and are dedicated to telling the story of your day without clichés and formalities. They promise to deliver photography and stationary that is a celebration of your identity and personality.
6 Crantock Drive, Heald Green, SK8 3EZ Cheadle, Stockport, United Kingdom
Prices from £750
Rick Dell never forgets that it’s YOUR day and provides highest level of personal service by offering many packages and albums. He offers a blend of natural spontaneous wedding and portrait photography that is also creative at the same time.
44 Clarence Street, Morecambe
Tel: 07763 814587
Prices from £1100
Johnny Bean possesses the ability to shoot beautiful, stylish, relaxed and fun photographs in a documentary style. He studies each client in detail and tailors his photography to them. He has a unique ability of sharing his skill with humour and personality in a way that can put people to ease so that they can give natural photographs of real emotions.
Tel: 07707 952604
Prices from £1400
Dan loves storytelling in his own signature documentary style and loves capturing moments that will go unnoticed as you and your guests will be caught up in making those moments. These moments mixed with a variety of emotions, natural smiles and the uncontrollable laughter will create natural, beautiful, fun and creative wedding photographs.
Sefton Ave, Brighouse, West Yorkshire HD6 2NB, United Kingdom
Prices from £600
Le Frette approaches wedding photography with his gentle and natural style. He gets into capturing details and generously spends times to get to the heart of the wedding day.
His style of taking photographs is gentle and unobtrusive but also engaging at times when needed.
Tel: 07776 304298
Jean – Marie Salmacis photography is simple and real, exposing their passion for photography and your most memorable moments. They Balance an intuitive photojournalistic approach with an ability to create breath taking portraits. They create timeless images without getting noticed during the celebration and capturing shots that you and your family will treasure most.
Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 6AS
Rachel is a passionate wedding photographer who believes in creating a relaxed and comfortable environment while photographing as she believes that everyone should enjoy their moment and live in it while she captures the magic of it.
Beautiful Day Photography
Darley Road Old Trafford Manchester M16 0DG
Packages from £800
Margaret at Beautiful Day Photography believes that wedding photographs should not be just about capturing moments as they happen.
In fact they should ensure that every emotion, laughter and most importantly, the fun of your day is captured properly. With photography from Beautiful Day, you will be able to relive your wedding day again and again as they will capture every smile and every joy.
1 Riverside Court Keswick Cumbria CA12 5NS
Jason Chambers work expresses emotions and results in creating a beautiful artistic record of your day. His work creates a modern blend of documentary and location photography.
12 Barker Street Nantwich Cheshire CW5 5SY
Prices from £995
Tom & Aneta
Hyde, Cheshire SK14 4TU
Tel: 07888 829463
Prices from £70
A & T take it as a privilege to capture all the love and memories of the biggest day of one’s life in pictures. A & T love having a fun and relaxed atmosphere while working in a wedding as they believe that a relaxed atmosphere will allow the couple to have a good time which is primarily important for a good shoot.
15 The Meadows, Whalley, Blackburn With Darwen, UK
Tel: 07801 429377
Stuart Ainslies offers his clients to choose from wedding photography options like Informal, journalistic, traditional or modern. The choice is yours but he suggests a mixture so that you can have varying flavours in your wedding album that can clearly tell the story of the day along with some stunning portraits that will add to the magical touch of the album.
Silverwood Withnell Fold, Chorley, Lancashire, PR6 8BB
Tel: 07796 621500
Tim Emmerton considers himself a story teller. His photographs will tell your story in the most natural way along with a few formal photos and stunning images of the two to complete the magic.
Tel: 0161 682 2049
53 Queensferry St, Manchester M40 1HR, UK
Patrick Dolan specializes in wedding and portrait photography by providing the best possible images to capture pivotal moments in your life and record them forever for generations to come and see and feel the excitement of the day in that time.
Tel: 01253 864846
Paul James offers you to pick the style you like. Be it stylish, elegant, modern and contemporary, reportage or black and white, he has a style to cater everyone. He offers photographic services for all budgets but strictly commits on quality of the results that will let you marvel for years to come.
61 Canning St Liverpool L8 7NW, United Kingdom
Prices from £1295
David Walters loves taking stunning portraits while using dramatic lighting effects to create the wow factor in every photograph.
His photographs will stop the viewer in their tracks and cast a magical spell. Apart from this, he also loves capturing natural moment and emotions during the wedding that will reveal the true emotions and essence of the wedding.
Tel: 07843 605724
Hannah believes that each and every wedding is different and she loves discovering how you’ve put your plans into action. Her natural documentary, storytelling wedding photography allows you to enjoy your day while she mingles with your family and friends, capturing moments and recording your day as it happens.
Tel: 07583 886657
Nichola considers wedding photographs as a special bookmark in the family’s history. She believes that it’s the small details in the big moments that really mean the most to us. Perfect moments like natural smiles and natural love, when you think nobody is watching, are the moments Nichola loves capturing the most.
Chrish Kirk considers it his job to enable you to enjoy remembering each and every moment of your wedding afterwards. Chris believe that photographing a wedding requires an understanding of people as much as knowledge of cameras and lenses. Works invisibly with ‘silent’ and a stabilised, long lens to catch candid moments as you mingle with your guests. A few formal photographs will also be taken to add to the magic of the final photographs.
103 Somerton Road, Bolton BL2 6LN
Prices from £850
Carl Duffy believes that there is nothing more rewarding than hearing the laughter and smiles that comes to your face when you see the wedding photographs and he gets this feeling that he has captured the day exactly the way you wanted to remember it. Carl Duffy is expert in capturing those emotions and moments between the bride and groom that may otherwise go unnoticed.
Wrea Green, near Lytham, Lancashire
Tel: 01772 672952
Anurag aims to give, every one of his clients a legacy. A legacy with photographs that will be handed down from one generation to the other. He believes that for being your documentary wedding photographer he needs to tell or document your story through pictures in a way you want it to be.
David & Beverley Foster
Rookery Hall, Cheshire
Tel: 01538 386403
David Foster believes in adapting to his clients view, thoughts and ideas. He knows that you want to enjoy your day so he prefers taking informal images as the day unfolds and the couple adjusts to it as these informal and magical moments are what the wedding photography is all about. A few magical moments also captured between the bride and groom will complete the album.
Dave and Sandy Smith
21a Church Road West Kirby Wirral CH48 0RL
Prices from £750
Dave and Sandy, a professional photographer couple loves working together. Though being Mr. and Mrs. Smith, they believe in shooting and capturing your special memories in a way that is creative and fun, rather than shooting each other.
Photographing together for over 25 years, both have an eye for composition and skills in Photoshop and album designing.
Tel: 07779 793533
Prices from £850
Peter Wynne offers a friendly, approachable and reliable service. He ensures that your wedding photographs are natural, creative and beautiful while making your wedding experience enjoyable for you and your guests. Peter offers a variety of wedding photography packages which can be customised to meet your requirements.
Tel: 07792 147251
Prices from £945
Darren Robinson loves weddings and photographing the couples on the most amazing day of their lives. With a little twist in the unusual and a good addition of creativeness, Darren produces exceptional results and a happy customer.
Bee & Liam
4 Sumpter Pathway, Hoole, Chester, CH2 3JF
Tel: 07889 649362
Packages from £1750
Bee & Liam are multi award winning international wedding photographers. They are proud to be current Northwest wedding photographer of the year through both 'The British Institute of Professional Photography' and 'The Master Photographers Association'.
Anna Jaël McMullan
3 Cliff Mount, Ramsbottom Nr Bury, Lancashire
Tel: 07779 793533
Prices from £1250
Anna appreciates and concentrates on small details that can be easily forgotten or missed but in actual, hold so much importance and can make your day different from anyone else’s. She understands that for couples getting married, their wedding day photographs will be the most important tangible things they will keep from the big day.
Stephanie & Steve
Leyland, Preston, Lancashire PR25 3SA
Tel: 01772 435184
Stephanie and Steve is a photographer couple who complement each other’s styles perfectly. They are documentary wedding photographers and aim to photograph the events of the day as they happen. They take family groups in a fun and friendly style and as quickly as possible.
Ulverston, Cumbria LA12 0PG, United Kingdom?
Dave’s considered, documentary approach to photographing your wedding allows you to really enjoy your day and each other and produces beautiful natural images.
58 Coledale Meadows, Carlisle, CA2 7NZ.
Allan adds an artistic flair to the memories you will forever hold dear. His personality lends itself to those who are looking to get something creative and fun with an informal and quirky feel. His relaxed and unobtrusive style guarantees that your moments are captured with their true moods.
Tel: 0161 285 6401
Adam is based in outskirts of Manchester and shoot weddings full time. He was awarded winner of Professional Photography Magazine ’Reportage Wedding Photographer of the year’ and was also a multi award winning member of the Wedding Photojournalistic Association.
Tel: 07765 408 556
Steve defines his style as informal, relaxed, emotive and above all honest. He is like your good friend at your wedding except with a good camera in his hands so he can get best results for you.
Harrytown Hall, SK6 3BT Stockport
Packages start from £630
Camila Clarke believes that great pictures will follow you if you are truly enjoying your wedding day. She creates a relaxed environment and lets you enjoy your day to the maximum so that you can give shots that will be more meaningful and produce photographs that will present your wedding day story in an exciting way.
24, 42-44 Sackville St, Manchester M1 3NF, United Kingdom
A naturally talented artist, David’s love for photography started in a very early age. David loves photographing weddings.
Devon Street, Darwen, Lancashire
Tel: 07868 055347
Gemma believes that genuine moments captured will make memories forever. Her approach to photography is natural, relax and unobtrusive and is about capturing the uniqueness of your wedding as it naturally unfolds. Excellent quality, contemporary and fine art photography tailored to meet you and your individual needs is what Gemma is all about.
Tel: 07729 282519
After returning home from honeymoon six years ago, Claire decided to sell her wedding dress for a DSLR camera, and now she shoot weddings.
She is been finalist twice for best photographer at Wedding industry awards, and also named ‘Top 30 rising stars of wedding photography’ by influential US magazine Rangefinder.
99 Palatine Road, West Didsbury, Manchester, M20 3JQ
Edwin Stemp specialises in modern wedding photography that captures natural, fun and romantic moments while revealing the story of the wedding day. Edwin creates memories that will last a long time and will let you relive the day again and again for years to come.
Emilie May Photography
Prices from £1350
Emilie and John Paul love what they do! They have a passion for documentary style photography. Their eye to capture beauty in something ordinary and love for capturing moments and emotions is something that distinguishes their approach from others. They believe in finding out and highlighting the individuality of each wedding event through their photographs.
Tel: 07590 045043
Nick English believes in capturing the magic of even the smallest details and those special tiny moments overflown by emotions that went unnoticed during the wedding. He wants you to enjoy the day so that you can give your best natural shots, while he blends in and captures photographs that explain the story of the day.
Steve and Ruth
LA9 5BN Kendal, Lancashire, United Kingdom
Steve and Ruth consider wedding photography as a voyage of sharing the most important and magical day with the couple who is getting married.
They believe in capturing the passion and excitement of your complete wedding day as they consider wedding photographs to be very special and the only reminder of the most important day in a one’s life.
67 Simpson St, Hapton, Burnley, Lancashire, BB12 7LJ
Tel: 07526 540733
Prices from £300
Darren Thomas believes in blending with the wedding and catching the special moments at the right point as they pass by. Not only does he capture every beautiful, emotional and funny moment, but also makes you feel comfortable while having them taken. A mix of traditional and contemporary photography to compliment your special day. His pictures are a work of art.
92 Red bank Road, Bispham, Blackpool, United Kingdom
Prices from £525
Sheila Morris considers that the most important thing in wedding photography is to understand what you want. Whether you like fun and friendly photographs or you want to stay traditional with traditional style portraits. She will listen and do what you want, your way. Sheila believes in providing reasonable prices to match your budget.
Unit 15 Swinton Hall Industrial Estate Pendlebury Rd, Swinton Manchester, M27 4AJ
James Broome ensures that you can have lots of fun during your photo sessions as this fun and happiness reflects in your final photograph collection.
His unique style offers a relaxed approach and he offers his services both on location and in his own studio. His personal studio holds state-of-art photography equipment and facilities.
97 King Street, Whalley, Near Clitheroe
Tel: 07970 109388
Toni loves meeting people and developing friendships with them so he gets a chance to totally blend into the wedding and take photographs that are a true representation and documentation of your wedding day. Toni loves the natural feel to photographs he gets by using the soft luminous light on location.
Tel: 07768 189442
Packages from £699
Andy J is a full time professional wedding photographer with 15 year’s experience of photographing weddings and also a qualified member of the RPS - Royal Photographic Society. Andy is based in Liverpool.
Tel: 07831 495518
699 Chorley Old Road Bolton, UK
John Brandwoods believes that the very best wedding photographs are not composed by instructions; rather they are composed in an instant, to be savoured for a lifetime. He believes in going with the flow of the day and capturing the natural moments as they pass by silently and making them into lifelong impressions.
Prices from £2250
David is an award winning Manchester wedding photographer covering events throughout UK. David like to take photos naturally with a short session of relaxed photos of couple together.
34 Balderstone Road, Freckleton, Preston, PR4 1YL
Tel: 07833 088488
Style Image believes in making a photograph rather than taking it. They believe in fulfilling every bride’s dream of a storybook wedding with their cool and contemporary style of photography and storybook albums. Albums that are personalized and embellished to complete the real story book effect.
Tel: 07531 894201
Emma was born and raised in Warwickshire, before adapting Manchester. Her favourite part of job is spending time with lovely people on your special day and adding her own creative spark, being able to tell the story of the day through her photographs.
34 Mossley Rd , Oldham, United Kingdom
Prices from £1195
James Tracey loves capturing the fun on camera. He loves weddings and considers his job to be very important as it demands working on the best day of someone’s life and capturing the true spirit of the day.
Stockport, South Manchester
Prices from £550
Barry believes that your photographs should be as special to you in the years to come as it is today. His style of photographing weddings or portraits and his attention to small details ensure that the end result is beautiful and imaginative. He has a very relaxed, modern and contemporary style of photography with a hint of tradition.
23 Churchill Way, Lomeshaye Industrial Estate Nelson, Lancashire
Tel: 01282 606064
Hayley Louise provides photographic options from small photographic prints to canvases to beautiful framed photographs and modern montages on coloured acrylic. He provides an affordable studio experience along with a wide range of packages for traditional albums as well as modern storybook albums.
6 Peel Ave, WA142UG Altrincham
Mathew Priestly believes that everyone wants to enjoy the Gig Day but no one wants their wedding dominated by time consuming wedding photography. With all these facts, they still want each and every aspect and emotion of day being captured in a way that tells a story. Maintaining an unobtrusive style of working, Matthew retains the real facts in the light of the wishes and expectations and creates excellent results for everyone to enjoy for years to come.
13 Stonepail Road, Gatley, Cheadle, Cheshire SK8 4EZ
Prices from £2500
Adam Johnson does not believe in traditional wedding photography like taking random snapshots of a wedding as it goes by in front of him; in fact he believes in being a part of the event so that he can tell and explain your wedding artistically and creatively through his photographs.
Hervé Gillet Wedding Photography
Tel: 07780 607933
Herve take pride to capture a moment in time and preserving its beauty and emotions. Herve believes in bringing out the best in every photo to create the perfect memories for your album as every couple, every wedding is unique and memorable and this uniqueness should shine through.
Tel: 07530 033 609
Melissa believes that all photographs tell a story and this is what she also captures in a modern, natural, fresh and unique style. She shoots weddings in her signature reportage style magnifying individuality of each couple and delivering a luxurious, quality photography which is highly sought after by modern clients.
2 Greenhall Close Garstang, Preston, Lancashire, PR3 1RW
Tel: 01995 602181
Prices from £1145
David Millington’s pictures tell the real story of your wedding day, as it happened so that you can relive it over and over and even discover some of the moments you might have missed. He believes that capturing the right story, atmosphere and spirit of your day in the photographs will only allow you to go back in time.
Tel: 01772 517262
Sara keeps her approach to photography natural, spontaneous and relaxed. She observes and captures precious moments in a documentary approach to create a wonderful storybook of your special day. She offers bespoke packages for your Big Day that is tailored well according to your requirements.
24 January 2015