Looking at new Wedding Albums at the Photography Show at the NEC

The Photography Show at the NEC We’re off to look around the photography show at the NEC this afternoon. Not particularly looking to buy anything this year apart from maybe a Lastolite Ezybalance Grey/White Card. I lost my previous one on a shoot somewhere and have really missed it for getting white balance right when shooting…

Event photographers at the University of Wolverhampton Innovation Centre.

Lord Digby Jones

Event photographers at the University of Wolverhampton. We had the most amazing day today at the University of Wolverhampton photographing Lord Digby Jones! Aside from raising the profile of the Innovation Centre, he was also trying to raise money for local charity “Ladies Fighting Breast Cancer”. To see more photographs please visit Priory Commercial Photography.

Ebony and Phils wedding at Warwick House, Southam

warwick house, southam

Warwick House, Southam The Warwick House Hotel in Southam was the beautiful setting for the wedding of Ebony and Phil.  As Midlands Wedding Photographers, we are extremely familar with this lovely venue and it did not disappoint!  Ebony’s style was in evidence from the winter crystal theme on display in the ceremony room to the…

Our new commercial site is now live!

Priory commercial photography site

We are pleased to announce that our new Priory Commercial Photography site is now live. Headed up by Mark, it concentrates more on Industrial photography for design, marketing and industry. With a previous career as a Graphic Designer in large Advertising Agencies, Mark worked with photographers on a day to day basis for many years. This invaluable…

Busy week ahead!

It’s going to be a busy week here at Priory Photography! We’ve got two school nursery shoots together with a wedding at Warwick House, Southam on Friday. Looks like me and Debs will be employing our double act for the nurseries, with me lying on the floor taking the pictures and Debs sitting behind me…

Laura and James wedding at Prested Hall, Colchester

wedding photographs

When we arrived at Prested Hall near Colchester on 1st January it was raining, dark and cold!  Not a good omen for the next day! When the day of Laura and James’ wedding dawned however, it was a beautiful!  Laura was very calm and organised during her Bridal Prep, whilst James was not!  Whilst walking…

Looking forward to our first wedding of 2014

Really looking forward to being the wedding photographers for Laura’s wedding at Prested Hall in Essex on January 2nd. Laura used to be the wedding coordinator at The Waterfront Barton Marina before moving up to York.

One of our latest Family Portrait Sessions

family portraits

This is a photograph from one of our latest family portrait sessions taken at our Tamworth Studio. Even though it was dark, cold and windy outside we soon managed to get every one warmed up and laughing whilst rolling around on the studio floor.

Wedding Firework display at The Waterfront, Barton Marina

Barton Marina Fireworks

You just can’t beat a firework display to entertain your guests on your wedding day. These photographs where taken at Leanne and Pete’s evening celebration at The Waterfront, Barton Marina. The still, frosty evening was lit up by this amazing 10 minute long firework spectacular.  

Twycross Zoo’s Christmas Spectacular Event

twycross zoo christmas spectacular

These are some of the photographs taken at the switching on of the Christmas Lights at Twycross Zoo’s Christmas Spectacular! The evening was well attended with guests being treated to a lovely selection of Christmas Carols from Newton Regis School Choir. The event was opened by Twycross Zoo CEO Sharon Redrobe, together with Santa Claus who…

The Langdale Chase Hotel Great Hall

the great hall at the langdale chase hotel

Having a few spare minutes at the recent wedding we photographed at Langdale Chase gave me the perfect opportunity to photograph the Great Hall and Staircase. The detail of the carving is just amazing.  Later the hall was converted to the disco with the DJ positioned under the stairs.

Jenny and Matt’s Wedding Photography at Tamworth Castle

wedding at tamworth castle

You can’t beat a warm sunny Autumn day for photographing a wedding, especially when the setting is the ancient castle in Tamworth. Jenny and Matt got married in the Medieval Great Hall, watched over by around 60 guests. After the ceremony we took the bride and groom up the main staircase into the Oak Room…

Wedding Pre-Shoot at the Waterfront, Barton Marina

We had a great morning at Barton Marina photographing a Wedding Pre-Shoot. The Sun shone all morning, plus the freshly baked pizza washed down with Peroni was delicious. The wedding at the end of November will have white doves released at the end of the ceremony plus a grand finale firework display over the marina….

Sarah & Matts Wedding at the Langdale Chase Hotel

wedding at langdale chase

What a fantastic weekend we had in the Lake District photographing the wedding of Sarah and Matt. The weather was atrocious but I suppose that’s only to be expected this time of year. The couple got married at Jesus Church in the picturesque village of Troutbeck, followed by a reception at the Langdale Chase Hotel which…

Langdale Chase Wedding

I’m really looking forward to our wedding in the Lake District next Month. It’s taking place on the banks of Lake Windermere at the Langdale Chase Hotel. The gardens stretch down to the lakeside and there’s a fantastic boathouse and jetty where were hoping to take pictures with the Bride and Groom weather permitting.

The Waterfront, Barton Marina Wedding Fayre

White Rose Bridals of Rugeley at The Waterfront, Barton Marina

It was a bit of a family affair on Sunday at The Waterfront, Barton Marina wedding fayre with both myself, Debs and Hannah attending (Hannah under the table playing on her ipad). There where some excellent exhibitors displaying this year including White Rose Bridal of Rugeley, who gave everyone an amazing Bridal Fashion Show in the Crows…

The Waterfront, Barton Marina Wedding Fayre – Sunday 27th October

Weddings at The Waterfront, Barton Marina

If you’re planning a wedding next year please come along and see us at the Water Front, Barton Marina on Sunday 27th October (1- 4pm). We will be displaying our latest wedding albums and will be offering a 10% discount on any wedding booked on the day. PLUS you will get a FREE glass of…

New Site Coming Soon – Priory Commercial Photography

New Site Coming Soon – Priory Commercial Photography

Keep watching this space for our brand new ‘Priory Commercial Photography’ site that will be going live in the next few weeks.

British Gas ‘The Powerful Story’ competition with Ciaran Murtagh

British Gas ‘The Powerful Story’ competition with Ciaran Murtagh

We had a fantastic afternoon photographing Ciaran Murtagh, haven’t laughed so much in ages. He’s been in Da Ali-G show, The Slammer, Dick and Dom’s Hoopla, Trigger Happy TV, Murder in Mind and the feature film Minotaur. He’s also a prolific author of children’s books like the Dinopants series. Here he is signing copies of…

Photograph of Hannah’s Birthday Cake

This is a picture of an amazing Birthday Cake made for Hannah our daughter. The cake was made by Joe Vaughan at ‘Cakes we Make’ who are based in Tamworth.