Wedding Photography By John T Blakeston
1 Harewood Grove Cleethorpes 01472 501488
John is a full time professional photographer with over 25 years experience in Wedding photography. Every Wedding is photographed exclusively by John to ensure his personal attention to make your day run smoothly.
His artistic eye and attention to detail sees the shots that will make each photograph come alive.
Style of Photography
Wedding Photographers vary in style. His is described as "Natural and Contempory"... He always takes the usual posed and formal photographs. He believes that the best shots are taken when people are not aware of the camera. He tries to become an observer quietly capturing the special moments as they unfold He always takes a take a large number of un posed and spontaneous image which really capture the story of the big day. He believes that the best shots are taken when people are not aware.
It’s often the unexpected moments which can turn out to be the best images. John always tries to capture people at there most natural once the main formal type photographs have been taken, a series of shots is taken with just the bride and groom present. This gives a relaxed atmosphere in order to capture that "special” image.
John is always updating his skills and knowledge. He has attended numerous courses and workshops to learn from some of the top Wedding Photographers. He will always continue to to update his skills, as there is always something new to learn.
John Uses Canon professional Digital SLR camera equipment... He is constantly updating his equipment to enable him to always have quality reliable equipment. Complete spares of all equipment used are always carried. The most important factor in taking a quality photograph is the person behind the camera and his skills not the equipment itself... but it always helps having good equipment.
Getting To Know You
Each wedding is unique and therefore deserves a bespoke service. John often spends quite a long time getting to know each of his couples, so they will feel at ease with the photographer on their big day.
Before the event he spends time with the couple exploring the venue in order to work out the best way to photograph the day. He is always keen to listen to any ideas that the couple have. He always aims to take photographs that they will treasure forever.
Near to the "big day" a Pre Wedding shoot is done to give the couples insight into the types of images/poses that will be done.
Your Big day
Coverage of the Wedding starts with the bridge getting ready up to the first dance at the evening reception. Once the daytime shots have been taken. They are loaded onto a laptop for the couple to view at their leisure during the day’s events. They are then uploaded to his website for everyone to view Within 7 days normally.