What kind of style of photography can we expect from you?
My background is in Fine Art Photography. I graduated with a 1st Class Hons from Nottingham Trent in 2008 As a result my style is very much informed by contemporary fine art photography, classic documentary, cinema and fashion. I always have an eye on what’s going on in popular culture and take inspiration from these areas. When photographing a wedding you can expect me to be very much in documentary photographer mode and taking more time for considered portraits.
Where are you based?
I live in Stroud, Gloucestershire and travel throughout the UK and Internationally to photograph weddings.
How do we get the best out of you on the day?
I’m very much an art documentary photographer and I do all of my best work when I’m left to my own devices without a set list of shots or expectations of what the final collection will look like and contain. Rest assured that I have a mental check list and always consult with you over group photographs and important people before the wedding. The rest of the time I like to concentrate on freely creating the most exciting and beautiful images that I can for you.
Do you have back up kit?
Yes I do. I use Pro level Canon 5D Mkiii with back up bodies and L series lenses.
Yes, I’m fully insured
We’re getting married abroad. Will you travel?
Yes, absolutely I’ll travel. I travel all over the UK for weddings and also worldwide. I hold both a UK and an EU Irish Passport making working and travelling abroad easy and seamless post Brexit.
"We wanted a photographer who would understand our laid back attitude and appreciate our desire for informal but natural wedding pictures that really captured the true essence of our wedding day. Jo not only did that but absolutely blew us away with the quality of the photos and her ability to obtain the perfect shot. From the very first conversation to the very last, Jo understood what vibe we wanted and made us feel comfortable at every step!! Jo... you delivered the most incredible wedding photos and we could not be happier!! Thanks for being amazing and for everything that you did!!
Wow… what an amazing set of pictures! We are so, so delighted and have just spent the last hour laughing, crying happy tears and reminiscing about Italy. You’ve captured our special day and the beauty of Villa Catignano perfectly, thank you so much
Wow! Just wow. We’re both so SO happy with the photos, I genuinely can’t put into words how much it means to us to have such an amazing representation of the day
We are absolutely delighted with our photographs, and we were so happy to have you as our wedding photographer; relaxed, fun and you seemed to understand our relationship, friends and family with very little explanation. We can’t recommend you enough!
“We are so incredibly happy with the photographs that you took for us. They are exactly what we wanted – informal, relaxed, candid-style images that perfectly captured our day! Thank you for being so easy going and laid back, and for providing a huge selection of creative, original and high-quality photographs that will last us forever"
Only Lovers Photography Social Channels