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I have been photographing weddings for many years now and I love what I do. Capturing precious moments and being part of people's stories never gets old.

In playing my part, I've pretty much seen it all over the years and wanted to share the best insights and knowledge I've gradually picked up, so here are some personal tips and suggestions to help you find those key ingredients that make for a truly unforgettable wedding.

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Unveiling the Best Wedding Photographer in Ireland

When it comes to immortalizing the magic of your wedding day, choosing the right photographer is paramount. In the picturesque landscapes of Ireland, where every corner holds a story, finding the best wedding photographer is an essential part of planning your dream wedding. Let’s delve into the world of wedding photography in Ireland and discover…

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Thinking of Eloping in Ireland? Here’s Everything You Need to Know

Eloping in Ireland is a romantic and adventurous choice for couples seeking an intimate and unforgettable wedding experience. With its breathtaking landscapes, historic landmarks, and charming villages, Ireland offers a wealth of stunning locations for elopements that are sure to leave you breathless. Whether you’re dreaming of exchanging vows atop a windswept cliff, in a…


Romance in Every Corner: Discovering Iconic Wedding Venues in Ireland

Ireland, with its breathtaking landscapes, rich history, and legendary hospitality, beckons couples from around the world to celebrate their love amidst its enchanting beauty. From majestic castles to quaint countryside estates, the Emerald Isle boasts a plethora of iconic wedding venues that capture the essence of romance and charm. Join us as we journey through…


A Fairy-Tale Affair: Experiencing the Magic of a Dromoland Castle Wedding

Nestled amidst the lush greenery of County Clare, Dromoland Castle stands as a beacon of elegance, luxury, and romance. Steeped in history and surrounded by breathtaking landscapes, this magnificent castle provides the perfect backdrop for couples seeking a fairy-tale wedding experience. The Venue: A Historic Haven Dromoland Castle, dating back to the 16th century, exudes…


Capturing Forever: The Beauty of a Kilshane House Wedding

Nestled amidst the rolling hills of County Tipperary, Kilshane House stands as a beacon of timeless elegance and romance, offering couples a dream setting for their wedding day. With its majestic architecture, lush gardens, and rich history, Kilshane House provides the perfect backdrop for creating unforgettable memories. In this article, we delve into the enchanting…


Navigating the Blooms: Cost of Wedding Flowers

Stepping into the world of wedding photography has afforded me the privilege of witnessing the extraordinary beauty that unfolds on a couple’s special day. Among the myriad elements that contribute to the magic of a wedding, none captures the essence of romance quite like the ethereal presence of wedding flowers. As a wedding photographer, I’ve…

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Wedding Photographer Costs in Ireland: A Comprehensive Guide

As couples delve into the intricate process of planning their dream wedding, the initial surge of excitement often encounters a practical reality check—the wedding budget. Amidst envisioning the most beautiful day surrounded by loved ones, questions about wedding photographer costs become inevitable. In this exploration, we aim to dissect the nuances of wedding photographer expenses…

Couple on their wedding day standing above the waterfall at Cliff at Lyons

Cliff at Lyons weddings

Cliff at Lyon’s presents a sophisticated wedding venue that harmoniously blends the beauty of the Irish countryside with contemporary elegance in Kildare. With its close proximity to Dublin, this captivating estate has become a favourite for couples who opt for ceremonies in Dublin city, as well as those who appreciate the convenience and charm of…

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Weddings at Mount Juliet

A Mount Juliet Estate wedding is always one to be appreciated, whether it’s a small and intimate event or a grander affair. It has a unique atmosphere, a mix of old-world charm and modern comforts instilled with warmth, and good old-fashioned Irish hospitality. This rare blend makes Mount Juliet one of my personal favourite Irish…

Bride and her father entering Dublin City Hall

Dublin City Hall Weddings

Dublin City Hall weddings are about as special as they come. There is something about a city centre wedding that never fails to excite and there is no better city to bring its own personality to a wedding than our very own capital, Dublin city. We are spoilt for choice in terms of iconic city…

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A Tankardstown House Wedding

"We were blown away with Tankardstown House. The venue is magical, old-worldly and so glamorous! Everything from the food, the Orangery, the selection of wines, they do not disappoint".

My Portfolio Collection

Some photographs I've selected from over the years of the many authentic moments that take place in between everything that is planned on a wedding day. The special moments a couple will remember, the moments they were right there in the middle of, and of course the moments they never even saw.

Why I love weddings


- Keats