Awards and Features

Awards & Features

Here are just a few of the recent awards & commendations that I have won


Top 3 UK Wedding Photographer for 2018The Wedding Photojournalist Association


2017 ISPWP Awards
Top Wedding Photographer in the World
Named top 100

2018 WPJA Awards
The Best Wedding Photographer in the UK
Number 1 in the UK

2018 MyWed Commendations
The world’s best Wedding Photographers
Annual Collection


Groom throwing his son in the air with joy

Fearless Photographers Award - 2016Wedding Photography Select Award - 2016Wedisson Award - 2016Fearless Photographers - Best of Kids Category - 2016Fearless Photographers - Best of 'Ha Ha' Category - 2016MyWed - Best of the Week - 2016Masters of Wedding Photography - 2016MyWed - Best of the Year - 2016Moment Junkie Editors Feature - 2017World Elite Photographers - Finalist - 2017ISPWP - Top 5 Award - 2017SLR Lounge - Apex Award - 2018

Top 10 UK Wedding Photographer for 2017Wedding Photography Select

Black and White Award Winning First Dance at Anyhoe Park

Fearless Photographers Award - 2018Fearless Photographers - Honorable Mention - 2018MyWed - Best of the Week - 2018The Wedding Photojournalist Association - 2018Wedding Photography Select Award - 2018Wedding Photography Society Award - 2018ISPWP - Top 20 Award - 2018This is Reportage Award - 2018Wedisson Award - 2018

Top 50 International Wedding Photographers of 2017ISPWP

De Vere Staverton Estate - Wedding Photography Bouquet Tossing

Fearless Photographers Award - 2017SLR Lounge - Ascent Award - 2017Wedding Photography Select Award - 2017Wedding Photography Society Award - 2017Wedisson Award - 2017MyWed - Best of the Week - 2017You Rock Photo Contest - Collection 97 Winner

Top 3 UK Wedding Photographer for 2018One Eyeland

WPJA - Q3, 2016 - Reception. 5th Place

WPJA Judges Comments
What an awesome image. It definitely demands a second glance. The posture of this “headless” man fits our stereotypical Hollywood image of a hanging. But, not this fellow. He’s still hanging on to his wine. I love this humorous image with its wonderful use of the Rule of Thirds.

Fearless Photographers Award - 2017SLR Lounge - Ascent Award - 2017The Wedding Photojournalist Association - 2016Wedding Photography Select Award - 2017MyWed - Best of the Week - 2017ISPWP - Top 10 Award - 2017This is Reportage Award - 2018

Top 4 Wedding Photographers in the UK for 2018MyWed Wedding Photographers

Bride and groom on a tandem bike

Fearless Photographers Award - 2016Wed Award - 2016Wedding Photography Select Award - 2016Masters of Wedding Photography - 2016ISPWP - Top 20 Award - 2017

Top 100 Wedding Photographers in the World for 2017Wedding Photographer Society

Award Winning First Dance at Anyhoe Park

The Wedding Photojournalist Association - 2018You Rock Photo Contest - Collection 89 WinnerPhotographers Keeping it Real - 2018SLR Lounge - Summit Award - 2018One Eyeland - Bronze Winner - 2018

Top 50 Best UK Wedding Photographers of 2017GoHen

Couple dancing in an empty theatre

Fearless Photographers Award - 2018The Wedding Photojournalist Association, Diamond Award - 2018You Rock Photo Contest - Collection 90 WinnerWedding Photography Select Award - 2018ISPWP - Top 5 Award - 2018

Top 20 UK Wedding Photographer for 2018Wedding Photography Select

MyWed Editors Choice - Amalfi Ravello Wedding

Masters of Wedding Photography - 2016Moment Junkie Editors Feature - 2016Wedding Photography Select Award - 2016ISPWP - Top 5 Award - 2017


Sam being thrown in the air by his groomsmen

SLR Lounge - Apex Award - 2018MyWed - Best of the Week - 2017ISPWP - Top 20 Award - 2017Wedding Photography Select Award - 2018


Rangefinder Magazine 30 Rising Stars of Wedding Photography 2016 - 26

Wedding Photography Select Award - 2016Wedisson Award - 2017ISPWP - Top 10 Award - 2017SLR Lounge - Apex Award - 2018


MyWed Editors Choice - Hothorpe Hall, Northamptonshire - Award Winning Photo

Wedding Photography Society Award - 2016Wedisson Award - 2016Fearless Photographers - Photo of the Day - 2016Wedding Photography Select Award - 2016


MyWed Editors Choice - The Church Restaurant, Northamptonshire - Wedding Photo

Wedding Photography Select Award - 2017ISPWP - Top 20 Award - 2017Wedisson Award - 2017


First reveal at Brookfield Barn Wedding Venue

Inspiration Photographers - Award - 2017Wedisson Award - 2017Fearless Photographers - Fearlessly Authentic - 2017


Holly and Danny, Post Wedding Shoot - Pillow Fight

Wedding Photography Select Award - 2018The Wedding Photojournalist Association, Diamond Award - 2018MyWed - Best of the Week - 2018


Holdenby House Stairs Wedding Picture

SLR Lounge - Apex Award - 2017Moment Junkie Editors Feature - 2017Photographers Keeping it Real - 2018


Grendon Lakes Northamptonshire, Award Winning Sunset First Dance Wedding Photo

Wedisson Award - 2017Fearless Photographers - Fearlessly Artsy - 2017World Elite Photographers - Winner - 2018


Sleeping Child During the Speeches

SLR Lounge - Apex Award - 2018The Wedding Photojournalist Association - 2018MyWed - Best of the Week - 2017


Wells-next-the-Sea Wedding Proposal Dance

The Wedding Photojournalist Association, Diamond Award - 2018MyWed - Best of the Week - 2018Wedding Photography Society Award - 2018


Incredible Award Winning Bouquet Tossing at Sunset Golden Hour

The Wedding Photojournalist Association - 2018MyWed - Best of the Week - 2018SLR Lounge - Summit Award - 2018


Award Winning First Dance at Eastnor Castle in the Cotswolds

The Wedding Photojournalist Association - 2018SLR Lounge - Summit Award - 2018


Theatre first dance with a single off camera flash

Wedding Photography Select Award - 2018MyWed - Best of the Week - 2018


Pre-Wedding shoot with a marching band

Fearless Photographers - Best of Engaged Category - 2016The Wedding Photojournalist Association, Diamond Award - 2018


Woburn Sculpture Gallery - flare portrait

Wedding Photography Society Award - 2017Wedisson Award - 2017


Throwing Confetti into the Red Racing Car

MyWed - Best of the Week - 2018MyWed - Best of the Year - 2018


Documentary Wedding Photography at Anyhoe Park

The Wedding Photojournalist Association - 2018Photographers Keeping it Real - 2018


Katie & David, Reflection Silhouette Wedding Portrait

SLR Lounge - Apex Award - 2018Wedisson Award - 2018


MyWed Editors Choice - Every Last Drop

Masters of Wedding Photography - 2016Wedisson Award - 2017


Kama Sutra Wedding Speech at Dodford Manor

Wed Award - 2017Moment Junkie Editors Feature - 2017


WedInspire Editors Choice - Be Awesome.

Wedding Photography Select Award - 2017WedInspire Editors Pick - 2016


Award Winning Bouquet Toss Photograph

Wedding Photography Select Award - 2017Moment Junkie Editors Feature - 2017


MyWed Editors Choice - Amalfi Wedding

Wedding Photography Society Award - 2016Wedisson Award - 2017


Groom crying as his bride walks down the isle

Wedding Photography Select Award - 2016Moment Junkie Editors Feature - 2016


MyWed Editors Choice - Sunset Portrait at Rushton Hall

Wedisson Award - 2016Wed Award - 2016


MyWed Editors Choice - Stars Portrait

Wedisson Award - 2016Wed Award - 2016


Bride and groom fist pump

Wed Award - 2016Wedisson Award - 2016


Award Winning Page Boy Photo

Moment Junkie Editors Feature - 2016


Stoke Rochford Hall, Award Winning Wedding Selfie

MyWed - Best of the Week - 2018


Wells-next-the-Sea cute cuddle on a sand dune

The Wedding Photojournalist Association, Diamond Award - 2018


Cutting the Cake, Dodmoor House, Northamptonshire

The Wedding Photojournalist Association - 2018


First Dance set to Fireworks

MyWed - Best of the Week - 2018


Gorgeous sunset portraits over Hertfordshire

Wedding Photography Society Award - 2017


Mother of the Groom, first dance lift

Wedding Photography Select Award - 2017


Highgate House Award Winning Wedding Photo

Wedding Photography Select Award - 2017


Award Winning Wedding Photography - Hedsor House

Wedisson Award - 2017


Wedding Dress Malfunction

Moment Junkie Editors Feature - 2017


The Head Turning Hilarious Wedding Speech

Moment Junkie Editors Feature - 2017


Rockingham Castle - Wet Rainy Wedding Award Winning Portrait

Inspiration Photographers - Award - 2017


Fearless Photographers - Best in South Asian Weddings Category - Ring Game Ceremony

Fearless Photographers - Best of Asian Weddings Category - 2016


Award Winning Selfie Wedding Photo

Moment Junkie Editors Feature - 2015


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Moment Junkie Editors Feature - 2016


MyWed Editors Choice - Lens Inception

WedInspire Editors Pick - 2016


WedAward - Louisa & Nick, Wedding Car Getaway

Wed Award - 2016


MyWed Editors Choice - Bride Laughing during Speeches

Moment Junkie Editors Feature - 2016


MyWed Editors Choice - Tossing the Bouquet

Wedisson Award - 2016


MyWed Editors Choice - Beautiful DIY Wedding Sunset Portrait

Wedisson Award - 2016


Kelmarsh Hall, Northamptonshire - Winter Night Rainy Flash Portrait

Wedisson Award - 2017


WedInspire Editors Choice - The Granary

WedInspire Editors Pick - 2016


Hannah's First Reveal to her Bridesmaids

The Wedding Photojournalist Association - 2018


Funny Wedding Dress Malfunction

The Wedding Photojournalist Association - 2018


Fearless Photographers - Best of Bride + Bride Category

Fearless Photographers - Best of Bride + Bride Category - 2016


MyWed Editors Choice - Hilarious Speeches

Moment Junkie Editors Feature - 2016


Fearless Photographers - Best in South Asian Weddings Category - Yellow Powder Ceremony

Fearless Photographers - Best of Asian Weddings Category - 2016


Fearless Photographers - Best in South Asian Weddings Category - Fire Ceremony

Fearless Photographers - Best of Asian Weddings Category - 2016


First Kiss at Dodford Manor

Moment Junkie Editors Feature - 2017


Flower girls skipping down the isle

Moment Junkie Editors Feature - 2017


Brookfield Barn, amazing picture of Jon lifting up Jane during their first dance

Moment Junkie Editors Feature - 2017


Funny confetti picture

Moment Junkie Editors Feature - 2017


The Father of the Bride Reveal at Highgate House, Northamptonshire

Moment Junkie Editors Feature - 2017


The First Dance at Highgate House, Northants

Moment Junkie Editors Feature - 2017


Aynhoe Park - Just Married Feeling!

Photographers Keeping it Real - 2018


Pre-Wedding shoot at an airfield

The Wedding Photojournalist Association, Diamond Award - 2018


Father of the Bride kissing his daughter at Normanton Church, Rutland

The Wedding Photojournalist Association - 2018


Stunning Black and White First Dance at Sudeley Castle

Wedding Photography Select Award - 2018


First Dance Balloon Picture at Aynhoe Park

MyWed - Best of the Week - 2018


Funny tie moment during groomsmen prep

The Wedding Photojournalist Association - 2018


The Wedding Industry Awards recognises and rewards excellence in the wedding industry

I was honoured to be short-listed, below are my results:

QuestionScore
Ability of your photographer to understand, interpret and realise your vision and ideas.9.85 / 10
Quality of expertise, advice and guidance received from your photographer.9.95 / 10
Quality of customer service and communication received from your photographer.9.95 / 10
Your photographer’s personal presentation and their ability to understand and fit into your wedding.9.95 / 10
Quality of your photographer’s web presence (web site, facebook etc).9.95 / 10
Coverage, delivery and quality of the finished photographs etc (including online and ‘real’ albums etc).9.90 / 10
Value for money.9.90 / 10

Through tear filled eyes I write this as I’ve just viewed the pictures. You become part of our special day and for that we are truly grateful xxKelly & James
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