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As a creative who practices candid & natural wedding photography, it’s important to focus on your story, and the way you interact as a couple. I’m a relaxed wedding photographer with an unscripted and organic approach. By browsing the pages on this website and viewing some of these galleries, you’ll see that I don’t use uncomfortable poses. I encourage couples to be themselves. I approach the day photojournalistically, and present images that are genuine to the wedding day that you had. This is how I achieve natural wedding photos.

The Grounds of Alexandria Wedding: Carolyn and Robert

The Grounds of Alexandria Wedding: Carolyn and Robert

The Grounds of Alexandria - a very popular wedding reception venue in Sydney’s creative hub. I’ve photographed several weddings at The Grounds, including Natalia and Matthew’s show-stopper of an afternoon (linked here), and Grace and Daniel’s party to the moon and...

Circa 1876 Wedding: Kristy and Greg

Circa 1876 Wedding: Kristy and Greg

There are some beautiful locations to marry in the Hunter Valley. Bound to the west by the Pokolbin State Forrest and the south by the Watagan’s National Park, the Hunter Valley is filled with prime agricultural fields, homesteads, creeks and tree-lined streetscapes....

Allegro Kenthurst Wedding: Nadia and Steve

Allegro Kenthurst Wedding: Nadia and Steve

Sydney’s northwest features spectacular landscapes of rolling hills with large estates. Drive along some of the winding local roads to see grand ‘homestead-like’ dwellings wrapped in elegant post-and-rail fencing; similar to working farms from further west. Allegro...

Tanya and Tyson’s Northern Beaches Wedding in Newport

Tanya and Tyson’s Northern Beaches Wedding in Newport

The Northern Beaches of Sydney - synonymous with Australia’s chilled-out surf-culture. Relaxed warm afternoons by the beach, casual drinks with friends, and celebrating life’s special moments in a relaxed atmosphere; are all elements of a Northern Beaches lifestyle....

A Beautiful Micro-Wedding at Pilu Freshwater: Nathan and Kanako

A Beautiful Micro-Wedding at Pilu Freshwater: Nathan and Kanako

Looking for a wedding venue that can cater for around 15 people; just your nearest and dearest friends and family? Looking to wow your guests with a great location, excellent service and a delicious menu? Looking to balance your choice of wedding venue with a great...

Katherine and Matthew’s Wedding at Pilu

Katherine and Matthew’s Wedding at Pilu

It’s been a strange, very busy summer. It’s been a very wet few weeks, with a La Niña weather system causing higher than average rainfall across Australia’s East Coast. I’m making a concerted effort this year to create more content on this blog; to publish more...

Brittany and Hamish’s Moby Dicks Wedding

Brittany and Hamish’s Moby Dicks Wedding

Moby Dicks Whale Beach is a reception venue I had heard a lot about but never visited since starting my photography career. It had the reputation of being a relaxed, coastal venue with a great atmosphere, with plenty of excellent photographic backdrops nearby. I was...

Issy and Lewis’ Luna Park Wedding

Issy and Lewis’ Luna Park Wedding

Luna Park Sydney: a quintessential Sydney landmark, renowned worldwide for its trademark smiling face entrance, roller coaster rides and theme park experiences on Sydney’s harbour foreshore. What better way to celebrate your nuptials than a Luna Park wedding. This...

Sarah and Daniel’s Gunners Barracks Wedding

Sarah and Daniel’s Gunners Barracks Wedding

It’s taken me a little time to get this wedding blog post online. But without any further ado, this post is about Sarah and Daniel’s Gunners Barracks wedding in Mosman. I have photographed numerous weddings at Gunners Barracks, and each wedding is memorable because of...

Marie and George’s wedding at Clarence House Belmore

Marie and George’s wedding at Clarence House Belmore

As I look through some of my recent archives, I am reminded of how massive this wedding day was: Marie and George’s wedding at Clarence House Belmore. This wedding post shows how fantastic planning can make a 270-plus wedding guest list (especially one with sizeable...

Jessica and Jake’s Pasadena Wedding

Jessica and Jake’s Pasadena Wedding

Now that it’s winter in Sydney, I have had a little more time to create content for you guys; to blog more weddings on this website. The next wedding to share with you is Jessica and Jake’s Pasadena wedding. I first met Jess at her friend Krystal’s wedding (a wedding...