Wedding Photography

For people that treasure memories

Wedding Photographer ~ Barry Paffey

Welcome to my website and thank you for your interest in me becoming your wedding photographer.

My aim is to let you have fun and enjoy your wedding whilst I capture the spirit and emotion of the day in photographs you will treasure for a lifetime. I like to be as unobtrusive as possible whilst taking a mixture of natural yet stylish wedding photographs.

You only have one chance to get your wedding photography right, so it’s important you choose the photographer most suited to you and your needs. Please read below for more information about my style, approach, and whether I might be the right photographer for you.

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“Amazing photographer for our wedding! Captured some incredible photos, couldn’t have asked for any more.”

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My experience, approach and photography style

Since becoming a photographer, I’ve had the privilege to photograph more than four hundred weddings at numerous venues throughout Essex and the UK. I’m relaxed, unobtrusive and friendly. Most people say they hate having their photo taken so I pride myself in putting people at ease no matter what the situation.

I believe wedding photographers should capture the atmosphere and emotion of your day, creating a story of everything that happens. I make sure I capture all the natural, un-posed moments along with stylish portraits and group shots.  We’ll spend time discussing your preferred style ahead of the big day so you know exactly what to expect. From sunset shots in the Essex countryside to city scape backgrounds in the heart of London, you can find plenty of inspiration on my  blog.

Attention to detail

No matter what the venue my aim is to capture the unique spirit of your wedding day. Starting with the bride and groom preparation, through to the wedding ceremony, formal groups, speeches, wedding cake and first dance. I also pay great attention to detail, making sure that all the little things you have spent so much time and money on don’t go unnoticed – capturing everything from shoes, buttonholes, table plans and wedding favours.   

For examples of my work, please visit my wedding portfolio page.

Award Winning Photographer

I’m acutely aware of the care that must be taken not to overwhelm couples with photography and lots of time away from their guests. As a result, I get great wedding photographs in a relatively short period, leaving you time to enjoy your wedding day with family and friends.

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Finding the right wedding photographer for you

There are a bewildering number of wedding photographers to choose from, so how do you go about choosing the right one for you? Do you go for their style, price, quality or experience? Well of course, it is all of those things. As an experienced wedding and portrait photographer I know how stressful things can get on the day if not managed in a calm and methodical way. Your wedding day is not a photo shoot, it is meant to be a wonderful experience and something to remember. Please take the time to read my wedding testimonials. You will see that, the overwhelming theme is one of calm assuredness; something that I am very proud of.

What happens next….

Please get in touch to check on my availability for your proposed wedding date. Good wedding photographers often get booked up years in advance so it’s really important to find someone as soon as you have a wedding date.

Please feel free to call me on 01277 655169 or Mob: 07825 789185. I am happy to answer the phone between 9am and 9pm seven days a week and will normally reply to emails within 24 hours. If I am available, then we’ll arrange a consultation (this can be at your home or mine) where we can discuss your wedding day plans in detail and view sample wedding albums.

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Wedding Venue Inspiration

I have photographed at most wedding venues in Essex. If you would like inspiration for your wedding, here’s a link from The Wedding Secret to many of those venues.

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