Amy & Pete - Fairyhill, Gower
Oliver was way more than just our wedding photographer, he played a HUGE part right from the very start! From the point of enquiry, Oliver was always super friendly, approachable and on hand to provide advice and recommendations.
Oliver has such a calming, dedicated and accommodating disposition and this was felt as soon as he arrived on the morning of the wedding; he really looked after us both all day, helping the bride to get dressed, looking after our things, being part of hiding the brides 2nd dress and best of all, totally making sure we got exactly what we wanted out of our wedding day.
Maybe I should also mention Oliver’s photography skills but I think these speak for themselves?! Oliver knew we had our heart set on having photos at Rhossilli, he personally chauffeured us making sure we kept to time and also nearly risked his own life to get the perfect shot!!This also allowed some quiet ‘us time’ during the day and will always be a special memory for us.
We were totally amazed (but not surprised) by our wedding shots, Oliver truly captured the emotion and joy felt by all on the day. We will cherish these forever and I cannot thank Oliver enough for everything!
Oliver you are an amazing person and spectacular at what you do, TY! xxx
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Stacey & James - King Arthur Hotel, Reynoldston
Never in my dreams did I think we’d have the wedding photos we have. They are not only wedding photos... they are works of art. A photographer is one of the most important things on your wedding day and I can honestly say they don’t come better than you.
You made us feel so at ease..... you captured everyone and every moment but not once were you in the way. Our guests loved you and you have managed to photograph every single person who was a part of our wedding day.
It truly was a magical day captured all by you. You have an amazing talent and you have a wonderful soul!!
We will treasure our photos for the rest of our lives !
Stacey & James xx
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Cerys & Richard - Pencoed House, Cardiff
The first thing we booked for our wedding was Oliver. We’re both big believers in if you love what you do it shows and that’s exactly right with Oliver. Our photos are amazing and we’re so grateful.Oliver always goes above and beyond, if you’d like a stress free wedding we highly recommended you have him on your team! From helping you button your wedding dress! To making you laugh away your nerves he does more that just take the photos. We love images that come across natural and effortless but he also provided the classic family group photos!
Communication is fantastic and the last meeting before the day he made sure to go through everything with us which was reassuring. My brother organized a videographer and Oliver was fantastic helping him catch all those important shots.
An amazing experience and an amazing person thank you!
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Tamsin & Andrew - Oxwich Bay Hotel, Gower
Before we even started looking at wedding venues we knew we wanted Oliver to be our photographer and he did not disappoint!
He was a dream to work with even on the run up to the wedding. Our guests all commented on how fun and professional he was on the day and put everyone at ease. There were moments Oliver was so discreet we didn't even notice him, but yet he always seemed to be at the right place at the right time capturing our day perfectly.
We loved the many natural moments he captured and it’s unbelievable how he manages to get so many amazing images on his own.
Oliver has such an amazing eye for detail, we feel very lucky to have such beautiful pictures from our special day; they will be cherished forever!
Thank you Oliver xxx
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Rhodri & Glenn - Midtown Loft, Manhatten, New York
Within one hour of meeting Oliver and discussing his ideas for our New York wedding we booked him before he even arrived home from our meeting!
He is very easy going and professional and had a vision that we immediately loved. An up and coming genius of a photographer was ours!! We remained in contact throughout the planning process for our big day, and kept building on ideas that would soon become a reality.
Within 2 day’s of arriving in New York Oliver was out there with us all guns blazing! We got to know him very quickly and he got to know our friends and family with ease and quickly fitted in with our group, this made things work on so many levels when it came to the big day.
On the morning of the wedding our stomachs were in knots with nerves! Oliver whisked us off to Brooklyn for a pre shoot and our nerves were quickly replaced by reassurance and calm. He is a true professional and more than we imagined that we would get!
He was the rock of our day, he was there at every turn to help and guide us through the day. He brought a fun vibe to our day and that sums up his personality, he helped us enjoy every moment and we knew that we had made the best and most important decision of our wedding.. hiring Oliver. His natural ability to bring out the best in people is evident in all his pics of our big day. So many great images and memories were captured and that is down to his drive and vision that helped make our wedding the best day of our lives!
He is a photographer at the top of his game, he was our go to person, he is our friend.. he is Oliver X
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Rachel & Simon - Gower Hotel, Bishopston
Oliver is the most incredible photographer who made us feel completely relaxed and at ease. He was an integral part of our day and helped with everything from fixing my veil to organising our guests. We were really keen to create a relaxed and laid back vibe on our wedding day and Oliver made every photo opportunity a natural and enjoyable experience which blended in with our day perfectly, meaning we didn’t miss out on any of the fun! Oliver was calm, creative and an absolute hoot to be around and we thoroughly enjoyed his company.
Our wedding photos are outstanding and perfectly capture the spirit of our day.
We cannot thank him enough for capturing such precious memories which we will always treasure.
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Sophie & Ismile - The Cliff Hotel, Cardigan
We absolutely made the BEST choice with Oliver. Not only do we loooove our wedding photos, which Oliver has a pure eye for, but he was amazing to work with!
Having an Egyptian hubby, who are known for being late, I love that Oliver took control of the situation! He was on the ball with the timings of the day and took charge of everything when we needed it.
I remember the morning was a total blizzard of wind and rain but he managed to still make us feel on cloud 9 and got some incredible shots.
By the afternoon, he still made all the effort in the world to climb down a side of a cliff to get to a cove 😅 and took the most stunning photo of us!
He’s also bloody hilarious which made us feel at ease and was great vibes.
Worth every single penny and more! ❤️
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Ffion & Nick - Llanerch Vineyard, Cardiff
People you need Oliver as your wedding photographer!! I came across him as he had photographed a friend of a friends wedding and fell in love with his photos instantly (bc why wouldn’t you!!!). My husband and I couldn’t have asked for a better wedding photographer, not just from having beautiful photos to remember our day forever, but
Oliver was such a pleasure to have at the wedding. We met beforehand to go through the details, timings etc which was great, and definitely reassured me as a bride and gave me an idea of how the day would run. He was absolutely brilliant on the day, and just felt like having another friend around, but one who was making sure things ran smoothly. Oliver goes above and beyond for you, he helped with things that I wouldn’t have expected at all, which I was so grateful for, like making sure the groomsmen all had their button holes, keeping people moving from one part of the wedding to the other, and also has a very handy stock of boob tape!! 😜I cannot recommend him enough. His work is so professional, he’s such a fun guy to be around, turned our photos around really quickly, and we had amazing taster photos too, as a sneak preview.I had so many friends and family also comment on how good he was on the day.
You will not find a better photographer or person to have at your special day!!! Xxx
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Colum & Ben - The Eden Project, Cornawall
Here’s why you should seriously consider using Oliver to record your wedding day. I don’t think we were the usual kind of customers that Oliver gets because we really didn’t know what we wanted in terms of photos on our big day, we had no clue. Oliver took the time to meet with us and go through all the things he could offer and the things we might want on the day – the kind of photos, who with, where in the venue etc. (I said we were clueless!). He went through every aspect of the day, liaised with our venue to make sure he had the shots he needed and, on the day, he was really supportive as we were quite nervous.
During the ceremony, he pulled some Wonder Woman shit – which we only noticed when we viewed the photographs. There are shots of us walking towards our attendees, just beginning our walk towards the aisle, and then there are photos of us walking up the aisle taken from the front too. And no-one noticed any of this. We still have no idea how he did it? Oliver stayed for the post-ceremony food and celebrations and took all the right photos (somehow). He was fun, kind and easy-going with our guests – several who complimented him on his insight for what would make a good photograph. When they were posted on his password-protected website, we just spent the whole night (10pm to 1am) sitting and looking at them over and over again. It was brilliant and we found out so much about the day that we had just missed. When we shared the pictures with friends and family, the texts flooded in about how they had captured the spirit of the day perfectly. We both agreed, there was no better way to represent our day. If you’re still reading this, you’re wasting time – book now!
Thanks Oliver, you were the icing on the cake of a perfect wedding day. Ben and Colum x
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Rebecca & Dan - Sylen, Lakes, Five roads, South Wales
Ah where do I start!! It's well known that I wanted Oliver to be my wedding photographer long before I had sorted out the groom!! His work has always taken my breath away and I knew he would add that extra bit of magic. I booked the venue based on his availability and the rest is history!! Oliver was so amazing in the lead up but on the day he was absolutely incredible. Calm but everywhere capturing moments I didn't know existed!! Keeping myself, my 3 daughters and my other 5 bridesmaids and best man in check can't have been easy. He had me laughing, calm and relaxed throughout. Watching my groom try to pull off his blue steel poses had us crying laughing but Oliver worked his magic again, putting us at ease and helping pull of some absolute amazing shots (if I do say so myself!!).
Literally the best decision I made (don't tell my husband!!).
I seriously could not recommend this super talented genius any more. I'm devastated it's over but his photographs help me relive it daily xxxxx
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Emily & Chris - Mansion House
Where do I start? Before we'd even gotten engaged, I came across Olivers Facebook page and secretly saved it for the day Chris would ask me to marry him! Luckily for me I don't think I had to wait long, the only part of the wedding I knew in advance was which photographer I wanted! So much so, that when choosing our venue and the wedding date, the first thing to check was Olivers availability. As the stars aligned, he was in fact free and we booked him instantly!
You feel like you've known Oliver all your life, he makes you feel at such ease that you and the whole wedding party enjoys his company and then you get mindblowingly beautiful images!
I knew we'd get stunning photos just from his previous work we'd seen, but when it's your day captured, the memories are all brought back to life 🥰 the images are now framed and take pride of place on our gallery wall in the living room! Now to get him to photograph our newborn, pleeeease 🙏 love you and thank you for capturing our most perfect day X X X
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Alana & Matthew - Mansion House, Llansteffan
So as soon as I clapped eyes on Olivers images I just knew he had to document our wedding! The enquiries and booking process was super smooth and during the build up to our day, Oliver was always happy to answer any questions we had. As we booked two years prior to our big day, we had plenty of time to share with Oliver who we were as a couple and what we wanted. We also had a home visit 4 weeks before to run through the day which really helped me with last minute planning.
On the day Oliver was an absolute dream to work with! All the prep that he had done before really paid off as he absolutely knew how to make us relax and have fun with each other. All our guests said that he was wonderful to work with and that they all felt relaxed in his company which was an amazing relief to us.
Oliver was also amazing with our young son who was just turned two. He was really patient with him and captured some really memorable images which if you are planning on having children at Wedding is always reassuring.
Oliver was more than just a photographer on the day, he calmed nerves, he helped with bow ties, he zipped up my bridal gown when it got stuck and did absolve and beyond his job role!
He felt like a true member of the bridal party who just happened to have a fancy camera and that’s exactly what we wanted. Someone who was a part of our special day who seemed like they should be there.
After our wedding, we were overjoyed to have a sneaky peek of an image to send us off happily on honeymoon and then were overjoyed when our art book package arrived a few weeks laters. His images brought many tears to my eyes and I smile at them in their frames at home everyday.
I couldn’t have imagined my wedding without Oliver
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Rhiannon & Andy - Stradey Castle, South Wales
Oliver was an absolute dreamboat from start to finish! Not only is he a hard working and talented photographer, but his personality and attitude to back that mean that he is just a wonderful person to work with.
He made us both feel at ease with his jokes and humour and he really is just a fun guy to be around!
He and our videographer (Paul Harries) got on really well and this meant that they worked well together. There were always plenty of laughs and no situation was at all awkward.
He takes his role very seriously and doesn’t stop for a breather all day.
His photographs are a testament to his hard work and we recommend him to everyone. ❤️
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Antonia & Dale - Santorini, Greece
We were so nervous about choosing a wedding photographer, as having our photo taken is not something that comes naturally to us. We also wanted someone who not only took amazing photos, but who understood us as a couple and captured our personalities. The moment we met Oliver we knew he was the photographer for us, he made us feel so at ease and took all of our worries instantly away.
We got married in Santorini and as soon as Oliver arrived he went above and beyond to make sure every little detail was perfect.
As well as being our photographer he took on so many other roles, which all made the day run so smoothly. We didn’t realise it at the time of booking, but EVERYONE needs an Oliver on their day. He co-ordinated us, kept us cool (constantly fanning us in 30degree heat), kept us calm, helped to communicate with the Greek staff and even helped to get me into my dress when I was struggling in the heat. He does all of this, whilst still snapping THE BEST photos.
He is superhuman.
It wasn’t only us who loved Oliver either, every single guest commented on how fantastic he was. He’s amazing at making everyone feel at ease and is so friendly.
Looking back on our day, booking Oliver was the best decision we made. Once the day is over, you only have your photos and we may be biased but ours are so perfect. We not only have the best photos of our day, capturing every small detail to every big moment, but we also have gained a new friend in Oliver.
Thank you Oliver, from the bottom of our hearts.
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