2011 was a such great year, so many memorable weddings and fantastic clients.  Here’s a little set of my favourite shots from across the year, and why I loved taking them!

I just love the three reactions in this shot, taken just after ‘sock-gate’ 🙂

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The Bridal Suite at Hedsor House is one of my all time favourite rooms for great light.

Mmmm… I do love a reflection shot.

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A quiet moment for final preparations

this was a recent shot from some blenheim palace wedding photography I recently shot.

I just love the way the light fell across Wendy’s eyes in this one

taken at a 2011 wedding at Ashdown Park, I am one of several wedding photographers at Ashdown park

A great mix of nerves and excitement in Anna’s face… such a nice atmosphere in her hotel room in the morning before the wedding at Ashdown Park

Nicola looked amazing, and this Ravello hotel backdrop was just as elegant for a lovely portrait before heading to church

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Such a happy day at Coworth Park.  You can see the excitement on Jo’s face as she arrived in the sunshine 🙂

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Karine making her way down the amazing staircase on the way to an outdoor service at Hedsor House.

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Penny’s arrival in Greenwich, I love the golden light at autumn weddings!

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The first time they saw each other in the wedding day, moments before the service…

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I love the excited expressions on Matt and Maria’s faces

I like looking for alternative angles at churches 🙂

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I love the colours from this sparkler line at Jon & Helen’s London wedding

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Stunning Ravello backdrop for this silhouette… the boat passing by was just a bonus 🙂

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The moment just after Emily’s veil nearly took off in the wind

The car arriving at sunset at Brocket Hall

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moments later with Daisy & Tom

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I love speeches, and most importantly, the reactions!

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The incredible backdrop at Syon Park

The night sky at Blenheim Palace

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I just love the emotion in the face here, just after dancing with her dad.


  1. Reply Claire Gardner

    Wonderful set of shots Mike and a great record of 2011! Hope 2102 is as good a year for you 🙂

    • Mike

      Thanks guys… 2011 was a fun year, ROLL ON 2012!

  2. Reply Nick Stevens


    These look fantastic so real classic shots with real emotion, love them

  3. Reply Benjamin Toms

    Amazing set of images, beautiful 🙂

  4. Reply Adam Trigg

    As inspiring as ever Mike – fantastic images, loads of emotion and happiness!

  5. Reply Fernando Colaço

    Fantastic photographic work. I like very much you stile: great use of lens, composition and being at the moment. Great. Congrats.

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