London Maternity Portrait Photography – Sarah’s Battersea Park Maternity Shoot

At the time of writing this, Sarah has given birth to a beautiful baby girl called Genevieve. I want to send the biggest congratulations and I am so glad we got a chance to do your London Maternity Photography session and you received the images in time before your wonderful bundle of joy enter the world xxx

London Maternity Photography Shoot at Battersea Park with Sarah

It was such a pleasure to photograph Sarah for her London Maternity Photography session on a beautiful sunny day in Battersea Park South West London. With the River Thames running past the park with views of Chelsea Bridge to the East and Albert Bridge to the West, it is such a picturesque place to have a Photo Shoot. 

Sarah got in contact with me when she was 38 weeks, so it was literally a couple of weeks before her baby girl was due. We decided to meet by the Peace Pagoda next to the River, on a gorgeous summer day in May, where we could get stunning shots of Chelsea Embankment and the Bridges as backdrops. Also, the Peace Pagoda is such an iconic place in Battersea Park alongside the Zoo and bandstand that we had to get images with Sarah there.

The morning was gorgeous; the sun was shining with a cool breeze and it was just a perfect peaceful day for a London Maternity Photography session. We started out taking portraits next to the River changing the view from Chelsea Bridge, Albert Bridge and Chelsea Embankment. We then move a small garden with the Peace Pagoda in the background, before then moving to the Peace Pagoda itself.

We chatted quite a lot through the session, finding out that she had two other girls, move from USA 8 years ago with her husband and, also was in the middle of moving house!

We moved the session towards the centre of Battersea Park taking in the long grass and some of the other beauties in the park including Russell Page Garden.

After a quick outfit change we went to the famous Bandstand for a few iconic images and then finally ending the session next to the Fountains (which decided to stop when we wanted them in the background)

It was such a pleasurable photoshoot and look forward to doing more of these sessions in the future.

Below is some of my favourite images from Sarah’s London Maternity Photography session.

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London & Surrey Wedding Photography – New Fine Art Wedding Albums from Folio

London &  Surrey Wedding Photography – Contemporary Fine Art Wedding Albums 

 

As a London & Surrey Wedding Photography business, one of the best things I love to do is create lasting memories. Memories that look and feel every time you take out a Fine Art album from it packaging.

A few weeks ago, I finally got delivery of my new sample albums from Folio. Folio make the finest Fine Art albums right here in the UK and are handcrafted at each stage of the process. Now, I have been toying with the idea of finding new wedding album suppliers for a few months and once the final wedding of 2016 was finished I decided it was time to invest in new samples and go with the popular company Folio. As a Fine Art Wedding supplier in London & Surrey, I wanted someone whose style fitted  into my brand and knew how important an investment of a wedding album is to a couple.

When I am speaking to couples about Fine Art Wedding Albums, I always explain the comparison between images on your screen to having them on print, and in my opinion their isn’t any. It is great having the ability to share with family and friends with a touch of a button on a computer, but seeing your images on fine paper in a leather or linen bound album is so magical and a special feeling.

Have a look at my recent video on my new wedding sample albums and if you would like to discuss more about ordering an album, then please contact me.

Jay

Ladybird’s Launch Party at Heist Bank

Ladybird’s Launch Party at Heist Bank Paddington Central

Ladybird’s Launch Party at Heist Bank (an amazing bar in Paddington) was such a great evening. As you know, I am full of praise for Emma Soulsby and have worked with her a few times, including shooting her lookbook a few months ago (blog post coming very soon). She is so talented and creates some of the most amazing arrangements for weddings and other events, so when Emma announced that she was opening a small store in the new development of Paddington Central, I knew I would have to shoot this new venture of hers.

Ladybird Flowers was taking her love of flowers and plants to another level and selling unique arrangements and potted plants that I have never seen in a conventional florist before. Sharing a space in the new bar; Heist Bank, the partnership between them just go together like Pizza-Beer-Flowers.

It was a wonderful night and want to congratulate Emma, Ladybird Flowers & Heist Bank on their new businesses and wish them every success in the future

Just a few images as promise from the wonderful night, but I would suggest that if you are ever in the area, I would definitely give it a visit. Have a beer or two, eat a pizza (the Smoked sausage, fried potatoes, sage, and chilli ones looks and smells amazing) and make sure you buy a flower or plant or both

Jay Anderson Photography xxx

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London Fine Art Engagement Photography – Millie & Steven’s Proposal

I love a marriage proposal shoot, but this one involved an undercover mission to rival any!  This London Fine Art Engagement Photography shoot for Millie & Steven’s Proposal contained everything as if  it was from a romantic, and dramatic movie. But this was the real deal.

It all started when Steven got in touch on the day that he was going to propose with this creative plan about how and where he wanted to propose to the beautiful Millie.

Steven & Millie, who love to travel,  write a letter to each other whilst on their journey about their traveling experiences. So the plan was that Steven was going to write a letter about London, but with a twist. In this letter, Steven was going to ask Millie for her hand is marriage.

Fast forward to the evening of the special day; it started with Steven taking Millie out for dinner,  whilst I had the important assignment of picking up the extra special letter from their hotel. I was to place the letter on the steps of the statue of Eros in Piccadilly Circus, Central London. As legends go, it is said that if you propose under the statue on the stroke of midnight, it would bring you eternal luck in your marriage. So there I was at 11:30, in the pouring rain (and I mean it was pouring), setting myself up in the right position so that I wouldn’t be noticed by Millie taking pictures of her and also keeping an eye on the letter so that no one would accidentally pick it up.

Around 11:50, not knowing what Steven or Millie looked like, I noticed a couple approach the theatre next to the statue and pointing at it. I quickly understood that this was the couple, when they started to walk towards, and pointing at, the letter. I moved back into my “tourist taking pictures of the Billboards'” position and started shooting away, firstly capturing Millie reading the letter and then… Well, I will let my images tell the rest of the story.

Despite the pouring rain, which I think added to the drama, it was a moment not to be missed. To see Steven go down on one knee and the reaction of Millie was amazing. Congrats Millie & Steven, you make a wonderful couple xxx

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London Fine Art Lifestyle Maternity Photography – Cody’s Bump to Baby shoot @ 14 weeks

Cody’s Bump to Baby – 14 weeks; The first shoot of the series.

It is such a pleasure to be able to offer Fine Art Maternity Photography and capture such a precious time in a woman’s life

I was very excited when I was approach by Cody to shoot her at different stages of her maternity. We scheduled the first of our Bump to Baby photo shoots together when Cody was 14 weeks. We felt this was good time as Cody’s bump was just started to show.

We decided to shoot at her beautiful flat that she shares with her husband near the beautiful Holland Park in London. It was a great choice as the weather on the 1st Day of February was amazing, it was a bright sunny afternoon which bask the flat with wonderful natural light, which fitted so well in the nature of the shoot.

Enjoy the images and look out for the next instalment coming sooner than you think…

Jay xxx

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Surrey & London Wedding Photography – Brick Lane Styled Shoot

Alternative Bridal Styled Shoot – A walk down and around Brick Lane, Shoreditch

Last Sunday (8th March 2015), I joined up with a few photography friends and hit the famous Brick Lane in East London. We organise a Bridal Styled Shoot along the  vibrate, colourful and diverse street in Shoreditch.

This shoot, was very much different for me, as the alternative theme was far from my usual style of elegant and contemporary. But saying that, it was great to work on something like this and add my own usual taste to it.

Thanks to the real Rock & Roll Model Couple, Sally & Reece. They really brought the shoot to life with their cool style and attitude.

Suppliers

Sally’s Dress – heartaflutterbridal.co.uk

Sally’s Hairpiece – mcfaydenmillinery.com

Sally’s Flowers & Reece’s Buttonhole – www.floral-elements.co.uk

 

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Thanks for looking, I do hope enjoy the images.

Jay xxx

Surrey Wedding Photography – London & a 24mm Tilt/Shift Lens

My short walk along the River Thames in London shooting on with a 24mm Tilt/Shift Lens

The first thing I have to say is about this post, is that it isn’t a real technical review of a lens. It is just my view of my use of the lens over a weekend and what I liked and disliked about using it.

As a Surrey Wedding Photographer, I am always looking to learn new techniques and try out equipment that can improve me. Now you will always hear that it is not about the equipment and having the latest, most expensive lens or camera will not make you the best photographer in the world, but some techniques need specialist equipment  to achieve a specific look.

For a walk around London, I decided to rent a Canon TS-E 24mm f/3.5L II from Lens Locker who are based in Twickenham London. I have rented from Lens Locker for a few years now and can’t speak highly enough of them. Even when it comes to a last minute emergency, I always feel that I can call on them for a next day pick-up of a lens or some other equipment.

The Canon TS-E 24mm f/3.5L is, for the people who don’t know, is a Tilt/Shift Lens, which is a specialist lens mostly used for architectural, landscape and product photography. But over the years, I have seen it been used more and more in portrait and also Wedding photography. The most popular use in recent years has been for the Toy town look you see use in TV programmes like Location, Location, Location.

I decided that with a few Portrait shoots coming up in some great locations in and around London, I would rent the lens to see what I could create and if it would fit into my style of working.

What a lens it is! I am not really a fan of wide angle lens, but I thought I would give it a go too see if I could, again, fit it into my style of working. Using as a normal lens without the Tilt/Shift mechanism, was great, but putting it to it full use was the best fun. Even though it is Manual focusing, that didn’t put me off and actually, it made me stop and really think about the shot I wanted to achieve. I just love using the Tilt mechanism and I know that it has been done to death, but creating the miniature look was great fun and it is something I would love to do more of.

Anyway enough waffle, here are some shots from the weekend. All images were taken using my trustee Canon 5D MarkII, the Canon TS-E 24mm f/3.5L II and my old non-branded Tripod.
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Finally these two shots show off the Shift mechanism when use for architectural photography, which was amazing as using the Tilt mechanism.

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Look out for my latest photo shoot with Cody where I used the lens for Portrait with some great results.

 

Jay xxx

Surrey Fine Art Wedding Photography – Kelleigh & Jason’s Oaks Farm Wedding

Team Campbell’s Wedding was always going to be a big occasion. Kelleigh & Jason started planning their wedding with over 18 months to go, but from my first meeting with the couple, you can tell that Kelleigh was a lady that didn’t leave anything to chance. She had booked Oaks Farm in the Hills of Shirley, Surrey as her best friend got married there previously and next on her list was a photographer. When we met, I know this an old cliche, but we hit it off straight away. Both Jason & Kelleigh were so outgoing and  bubbly, we just started talking about everything and what was supposed to be a brief meeting turned into a couple of drinks and old friends chatting away. After the meeting, they had no hesitation in booking me.

Fast forward 18 months, we met up for their engagement shoot which turned out to be a wonderful walk around Dulwich Park in South London which you can read all about here.

So on to the big day; it started with the sun shining and contagious excitement in the air. Even though rain was forecast for later on in the day, this wasn’t going to spoil the mood of the day. And that statement stayed true, it was a wonderful day from start to finish. I’m going to bring out the old cliches, but it has to be said; we laughed, cried and laughed even more.

Jason & Kelleigh Campbell are truly a wonderful couple and it was pleasure being part of their day.

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If you are planning a Surrey, Sussex, Kent, Berkshire, Hampshire or London wedding (small or big), and looking for a Fine Art & Contemporary &  wedding photographer to capture  your special day, by combining the beauty of photographing on Film and the versatility of Digital Photography, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Valentine Offer…. Couple Photo Shoot

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So only a few weeks to go to the most romantic day of the year; what do you have planned for your other half?

Why don’t you give them something different this year, how about arranging a photo shoot?

 

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I am offering great package for Valentine, well all the month of February to be exact.

The Valentine Special package consists of

  • A Photo Shoot up to 3 hours at a location of your choice or I can suggest a few places if you prefer. So maybe a beautiful walk in your local park, a stroll in the countryside, maybe something more urban in your town or city, or reminiscing at that special place that you first met or propose.
  • All your images from the session presented online within your own secure personalised Gallery, where you can show off to family and friends.
  • A personalised USB stick in a beautiful presentation box with 10 of your favourite images in high and low resolution
  • Free 10″ x 8″  frame print of your favourite image
  • 50% discount off future print orders

All this for only £125

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So are you interested? If you are, please get in touch before the end of February to get this great deal.

When booking your shoot you will receive a voucher to the value of the photoshoot (£125), you can also purchase credit for future print orders, which can be added to the voucher.

If you would like your voucher sent by post and to arrive before the 14th February, please order by the 8th February. All orders after this date will be sent by email.

 

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For a chat please get in touch by my contact form or by calling me on 07944 804589.

Look forward to speaking to you

Jay xxx

Surrey Wedding – ‘Team Campbell’ got married at Oaks Farm – Sneak Peek

‘Team Campbell’ got married at Oaks Farm – Sneak Peek

What a day I had yesterday!! I really laughed, I nearly cried, and I definitely did get wet in the torrential rain. But nothing was going to make Kelleigh & Jason’s big day be a washout.

“Thank you for all your hard work, Jay. J and I loved having you. Can’t wait to see the pictures.”

Once I got this message, I just had to ask if I could show a few sneak peek before they go on their Honeymoon, and Kelleigh was happy for me to

So here you are, a preview of  ‘Team Campbell’s’ Wedding.

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Please return in a few weeks to see the full blog of ‘Team Campbell’s’ special day.

 

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