I had a last minute booking this weekend at the Forest of Marston Vale. Special thanks to Helen & Hannah at the Forest Centre for all of their help and support in making everything come...
I will be exhibiting at the Marston Vale Forest Centre on Wednesday the 30th of March. It's a lovely venue to get married in or just to visit to come and have a chat about your wedding plans.
Wishing you ALL a Merry Christmas and a Happy and Free New Year. May next year be one where we can all do the things we love as it should always be. Thank you for all of the love and support this...
A wonderful Christmas wedding at Putteridge Bury last night. Congratulations Mark & Lisa. Thank you to the guests for the lovely feedback. A huge thank you to Putteridge Bury, Kayleigh, Vincent,...
Lovely golf captain portrait taken this weekend at Dunstable Downs Golf Club. Great club, great people.
Congratulations Mr & Mrs. Gurney, married at last! xMarston Forest Centre played host to a wonderful wedding last night, a great time had by all.
Congratulations Tom & Pat who tied the knot at Offley Place yesterday. The weather wasn't playing ball, but I love a challenge.
Great Portrait shoot last Friday, here are a few that show off Edyta's infectious smile.Get in touch if you need portraits for business, as a gift, or just for fun.
Here are some photos from Lucy & Billy's wedding last week at the Barn in Barton-le-Clay. A great new wedding venue.
Congratulations Joe & Michelle on their marriage at The Auction House in Luton. Check out these taxis from Occasion Car Hire.
Congratulations Emily on your graduation! Nice to meet you and your family. We shot Emily's graduation photo by setting up a mobile studio in the family home. Get in touch for graduation photos...
Congratulations to Tony & Pauline for their Golden Anniversary Wedding at Flitwick Manor. We had enough nice weather to take some great shots outdoors along with a last-minute indoor group shot!...
Beautiful weather shined on David & Roy's wedding this Saturday at The Old Hunters Lodge, Whipsnade. Special thanks to Rod of Bubblecar.
Merry Christmas & A Happy New Year to all my friends, family & wonderful clients. Thank you for your continued support. Love Martin
Get in touch for all of your food photography needs. Here are some examples from a recent shoot for Richard & Nathan at the White Hart, Flitton...and yes it tastes as good as it looks.
Check out the latest 'Your Herts & Beds Wedding' Magazine (online only due to the current crisis)A lovely 4-page spread of Jim and Sally's wedding.
The latest issue of 'Your Herts & Beds Wedding' has another four-page article on one of my weddings, the rather lovely looking Natalie and Devon at Putteridge Bury. Due to the crisis that shall...
A lovely four-page article on one of my lovely couples weddings, Ian & Helen in the brand new Your Herts & Beds Wedding Magazine.I can't wait for this situation to pass to get back to shooting...
Nice to see my photo of Flitwick Manor on the front cover of the Winter Issue of Bedfordshire County Life Magazine.
What a lovely occasion, Sandra & Micheal celebrated their 60th Anniversary in Newport Pagnell at the Holiday Inn today!
Here's a selection of the images I took for Lindy Buzz at their Tea Dance in Hitchin this weekend. I think they really capture the excitement of the dancing.
The lovely Kirsty posed for her boudoir shoot this month. She looks fantastic in all the poses we tried. Get in touch if you fancy of one these shoots for your partner. Makeup by Katy Angelidi
I have been working on several portfolio shoots this month. All shot using speedlights. These studio shoots can be done in the comfort of your own home.
I covered a lovely little wedding today at Flitwick Manor, only four guests! We had a great time and got some amazing images. Congratulations Barry & Sandra, special thanks to Louise, Jordan and...
I worked at the NEC this week at the Grand Designs exhibition and Fleet Live for GH Designs. They have kindly written a lovely review...
I was working at one of my favourite venues yesterday, Flitwick Manor.
The lovely Sally & Jim Kerr tied the knot, congratulations to you both!
Thanks for all of the kind words and welcoming from...
I worked at Bushey Hall Lincolnsfield Centre this weekend covering a Tea Dance event.
Lots of dance photography including ballroom, jive, swing and lindy hop.
Back at Marsh, my former employer's building last night for International shipping week for an event photography shoot. It was still the Bowring Tower when I worked there 20 years ago.
22 years since working on Star Wars Episode I, this Saturday I had a great time signing & meeting Star Wars fans at Film & Comic Con-Sheffield. The fan's knowledge of the films was incredible and...
Thank you Ian & Helen for having me play a part in your fantastic wedding, and what a wedding!
I'd also like to thank all of the guests for making me feel so welcome and to Jan and Kayleigh at...
Check out these beautiful mahogany finish box frames. Get in touch if you want this product for your wedding or portrait photos.
Last night I went to The Old Palace Lodge Walled Garden Launch Party in Dunstable. Thank you Vivienne for a lovely evening. The new garden looks wonderful, making The Old Palace Lodge an even...
Happy Valentine's Day, everyone! For those just engaged, congratulations, come and see me at the Forest Centre of Marston Vale Wedding Fair next Thursday evening x
All new prices for canvas of all sizes from 10x8 inches to 60x40 inches. Get in touch for an instant quote, they only take about two weeks to be ready. Ideal anniversary gifts.
Get in touch if you want your wedding images at high resolution on USB. If you have your images on CD and want them more accessible, I can send them to you on a new, durable USB stick for safekeeping.
Merry Christmas to all of my clients and friends, new and old. Thank you for your support this and every year.
Love Martin x
I photographed Ian for his model / film extra portfolio, we had a good shoot producing excellent results.
Last night I photographed the Christmas lights at Riverside Bedford the lights officially go on tomorrow. Thank you to my excellent models. #commercialphotographerbedford
We mananaged to dodge the rain for Abi & Jake's wedding at Flitwick Manor. We got some really lovely wedding photos outside and on the stairwell. I'm so pleased for them that the weather held out...
Beautiful weather for Colin & Christine's wedding yesterday at Flitwick Manor. We had a great time taking photos outdoors in the sun.
This weekend I covered a fun wedding at the Old Palace Lodge in Dunstable. The wedding service was at St. Thomas' in Stopsley, Luton. A great time had by all. Congratulations, Vince & Tracy.
I have this wonderful historic photo of my Grandfather's photographic studio on Load Street, Bewdley. It was taken by him in the early sixties. The shop next door was my Grandma's grocers shop. My...
I did a new self-portrait shoot for my websites, I'm not sure but I think this is the best one. It was shot using three off camera flashheads.
Someone's in for a treat this weekend! Check out this massive 40 x 30 inch canvas. Get in touch if you're interested in your wedding images on a large canvas format.
I shot a great wedding today at Crabtree Church, Harpenden and Putteridge Bury, Luton. The weather was perfect for photography, we had a lot of fun.
Had a great day working for the lovely people at Heineken in the Moor Hall Hotel & Spa in Sutton Coldfield today. What a great venue for photography!
It was a lot of fun shooting this overhead heart-shaped wedding photo taken in Eggington, Buckinghamshire last weekend. Congratulations Steve & Gemma.
Shot the band Code Breakers today. I really like this style of studio shoot, the backlighting against black looks really dramatic.
I've been asked to shoot a few dating profile portfolios in the last few months and I'm told the results have been overwhelming. (glad I could help) I charge £150 for a location shoot the shoot...
Look out for the Boumobile, with it's new magnets and registration. Don't forget, I don't just cover weddings in Herts, Beds and Bucks, but nationwide and over-seas.
Come and have a chat with me about your big day at the Old Palace Lodge Wedding fair in Dunstable this Sunday.
We're famous! Here is the new window display on Kimpton Road, Luton. Thank you Plumbs DIY, you are awesome!
I'm exhibiting at the Forest Centre Wedding Fair in Marston on the 22nd February at 6.30 - 9pm.
Come and say hello.
See you there.
I'm having such a great summer with wedddings this year. The weather has turned up most weekends and the feedback has been wonderful, thank you x
" Martin, I can't say it enough. You are truly...
One of my lovely brides from last year has written a nice article for 'Bride' Magazine... good photographer!!! ;0)
The wedding was at Luton Hoo Walled Garden, great summer venue.
A recent wedding client from Flitwick wanted to provide special wedding albums for the bridesmaids.
I usually provide parent albums, but had never thought about bridesmaid books before. Ask about...
A huge thank you to all of my clients that have written reviews of my wedding photography on Free Index. I am delighted to have reached the big 50! and to know that I have made you all happy.x
Wonderful to work with this family again! The wedding was at Our Lady Help Of Christians in Luton and then on to Putterage Bury.
I had an incredible experience working with the Hertfordshire Youth Orchestra. I'd never been in the middle of an orchestra before, the sound was incredible.
Wonderful shoot of certain Manor house's new chef, details to follow, when announced. I am really happy with the shoot. I love clients that let me express myself. Here are a sample handful that...
SO busy this year, loved this review...
Choosing my wedding photographer was one of the most daunting aspects of our wedding planing. I had been to countless wedding fairs and felt completely...
Nice work done at the Holiday Inn in Sandy:
It was lovely meeting you and great to know that you made the facility look like a 5 star property!
They are fantastic, thank you so much for taking...
I love this photo, taken today at Coltsfoot County Retreat. Shame the gorgeous Betty (left) was freezing, and you can tell. But still...
Friend and long term client, Jean popped in this morning for a formal business portrait, but afterwards we did some couple portraits. I think they look great.
Well this was an unexpected and cool surprise. The actor concerned just sent me this cover which includes a photo I took of him in an unofficial capacity on set of Star Wars back in 1997!
This weekend I covered a fantastic night of burlesque and music at the Milton Keynes Stadium for Ginfizz. These are images of Missy Fatales amazing act.
Dean & Charlotte married in Flitwick at St. Peter & Paul's Church, then went on the Rufus Centre.
Charlotte looked stunning, and made my job very easy.
The 1st London International Shipping Week was a huge success, I was there to cover many of the events. Notable guests, included, Borris Johnson, John Presscott, Stephen Hammond, the 1st Sea Lord...
We were so lucky with the weather this weekend, rain Thursday, rain Saturday, but Friday was perfect.
In spite of the mixed weather, we managed to get everything done and have a great day.
"Thank you for a wonderful day yesterday you made everyone feel at ease like I knew you would. I had such...
Lovely wedding this weekend, at Kensworth Church and then on to Moreteyne Manor. I can't wait to show them the photos.
This weekend I shot my son's football team, Russell Raiders. I thought I'd do something more interesting with it than the Premiere League usually does. ;0)
Ross & Rose got married at Flitwick Manor, they are the first wedding couple I haven't met before the day! Luckily, they were lovely people and the shoot was a pleasure.
The weather was good yet again this weekend, let's hope it can keep it up all summer. This weekend Lisa and Rob were married in English Heritage listed church, St Mary's in Lower Sundon, Luton.
Webdesigner extraordinaire, Adam Ogle stepped in front of my lens this weekend for a couple of portrait pics.
Shaun & Kathie tied the knot in Ampthill Registry Office this weekend, the weather behaved beautifully!
Adam Barron from BBC's The Voice along with the band posed for this impromptu band portrait, we did it in 5 minutes flat. It was shot on the rocks by the Sea, opposite The Savannah bar and and...
I was out in sunny Ibiza for the last three days shooting Lauren & Liam's wedding on some amazing locations.
Aylesbury couple, Liam and Lauren are tying the knot in Ibiza and are kindly shipping me over to cover their big day. See you on the beach!
Following up on their wedding shoot, I hooked up with Bruno and Jo for a 'Trash the Dress' style shoot...