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Rebecca & Jordan

2020 has been tough. Especially for people who have had weddings cancelled and postponed. There have been many. It really was third time lucky for Rebecca & Jordan with their date. They couldn’t have asked for better weather. I mean, the days surrounding it were awful. But things came together beautifully. They were stunning, the weather was stunning, the venue was stunning. They really lucked out with their special day and it really was an absolute joy to photograph it all! […]

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Sarah & Ruairi

First wedding out of lockdown! And what a beautiful day it was! It was so refreshing seeing people with smiles on their faces and conversations about the couple. Anything other than the ‘Rona. Sarah & Ruairi had plans back in April and had rescheduled as soon as the rules for lockdown had lifted slightly. Their patience was met with great weather and company. This wedding is a two-parter. The party will continue in October for these two. Here’s a few […]

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Power of Video

Power of Video is an incredible experience for those in the video and social media world. The guys at PoV fly in speakers from all over the globe to talk about what they do, how they do, what motivates and encourages them, giving those who go, an insight into the exciting and diverse lives of online creators and professionals in the video industry. There 3 day long event holds masterclasses, as well as the talks, which I was there to […]

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Suzanne & Ryan

In July we had the absolute please of photographing Suzanne and Ryan tie the knot in the beautiful Titanic Hotel in Belfast. These guys had such an awesome time, photographing it was sooo much fun. Here are a few photos from their big day.

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Jess & Gerard

On 24 February, we had the absolute delight of photographing Jess and Gerard tie the knot. They both set off with their families and friends to start off their journey as a married couple at The Clandeboye Lodge. Here’s a little preview of their day. Hair – Timothy Smyth Hair Design Make up – @kelly_lees Suits – @focus_ni Cake – @sammixsmythx Flowers – Country Bumpkin Flowers

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Jen & Ruari

On 29 September, I not only got to see my friends tie the knot, I got to photograph it all take place. These two lovebirds set off from their family homes, along with their besties and their families, and headed to The Ulster Folk and Transport Museum where they’d begin their married life together. Here’s a little taster of what happened that day. Hair – Purely Hair Makeup – Lucy Bradley Flowers – Floralia Cake – Lily Pink Venue – […]

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British Photography Awards

07/11/18 I still can’t quite believe that of four photos I entered to the British Photography Awards, two have been shortlisted in two categories. One for drone photography and one for wedding photography – Thanks to Sonya and Sean for being so amazing in the photo! LOVE’S LIGHT – CLICK TO VOTE. This photo was taken of a couple on their wedding on a rainy summers evening, after the evening reception had begun. I always want to get one last […]

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Visitors at Queen’s

Being a world-class university, Queen’s often gets world leaders and high profile guests on campus to speak at events and celebrations. This week, we had Secretary Hillary Clinton over to receive an honorary graduate degree for Doctor of Laws. I was one of a couple of photographers allowed to photograph her time at the university. It’s always exciting to see your photo used somewhere, but when it makes the front page of the newspaper, that’s pretty damn cool. JEREMY CORBYN Jeremy […]

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Katy & Roger

29 August, on one of the final days of summer, we headed off to The Galgorm to photograph Katy and Roger as they tied the knot. These guys were amazing – So relaxed and definitely up for the craic. We all started the day off in the hotel were Katy and the girls got ready, while Roger and the guys decided they’d have a lovely, relaxing morning in the spa. The service then kicked off in the Phantom Room, then […]

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Sonya & Sean

On 2 August, we had such a special day photographing Sonya and Sean’s big day at the absolutely beautiful, Titanic Hotel. The venue was perfect, the people were electric and the weather was… changeable. But in the best way! Here are a few photos from their big day. Hope you love them as much as we do! As always, the happy couple are given their wooden box of treats once all is said and done. Sonya and Sean rocked the […]

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