April's Sunday Service [TSG Images]

A few friends and I host an acoustic band night at Verve bar called The Sunday Service where we round up and serve what we think are is Leeds’s musical cream.  It’s only once a month and therefore not too stressful always ...

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Food Photography

I did this food shot for a Chef Special feature for the Leeds Guide Magazine while I was shooting their features recently.  It reminded me what a challenge it is to make food look appetising.  This shot was taken in a catering unit in ...

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Angie & Chris [Pre-Wed]

My girlfriend detests and mistrusts all incantations of Satellite Navigation.  Personally, I firmly believe that even though it might not always feel right, it ultimately always knows where we should end up and therefore, will get us ...

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April's favourite Leeds Guide images

As you may know, I share the duties with a fellow wedding photographer Tom Arber photographing features for the Leeds Guide Magazine.  Every month we get a brief to photograph people, food, products, buildings inside and out & a ...

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Caroline & Damien [Pre-Wed]

In a run of pre-wedding shoots it was great to find time to meet with Caroline & Damien for coffee and a catch up.  I’ve known these two for years, have been on holiday to Barcelona with Damo & went to the same school as ...

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Andrea & Aaron [Wedding] 4th April 2009

We had a fantastic wedding on the first weekend of April covering the wedding of Andrea & Aaron.  The weather in the week running up to their big day was ominous and yet on the day, as is guaranteed with all Barnaby Aldrick ...

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Little Sophie-Alice

A cool childhood pal of mine called Isobell disappeared off the radar for a bit last year, and all of a sudden she pops back up with a baby!!  Er, hello?!  More than a little surprised was I!  After dropping congratulations I was asked ...

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Emma & Ben [Wedding] 28th March 2009

Emma & Ben’s big day came at last, and a fantastic day it was too!  Clare & I joined them during the morning to document preparations in Gomersall & Bingley, before heading over for a Catholic ceremony at Sacred Heart ...

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March's favourite Leeds Guide images

Just thought I’d post a few images from another interesting couple of day’s shooting for the Leeds Guide.  I’m really pleased with the food shot above at the tasty Bar 166 in Horsforth, lit with window light and a ...

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Andrea & Aaron [Pre-Wed]

It was cool to meet up with Andrea & Aaron again for a Pre-Wedding meeting and shoot today.  It was a while since we met, so after a chat about logistics and a nosey around the impressive Morley Town Hall we set about ...

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Louise & Dan [Wedding] 28th February 2009

Dan and Louise’s big day came around at last, on a crisp winters day.  Lots of my friends were around as guests or members of the wedding party.  I’d even photographed Lou’s Dad’s wedding a few years back and it was ace to see Bob ...

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Emma & Ben [Pre-Wed]

Emma & Ben’s friends refer to them as ‘Wakefield’s answer to Posh and Becks’, and it was great to see they’d put in the effort when they turned up for their pre-wed meet at Woodlands Hotel in Leeds! You may have heard me harp on ...

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Lou & Dan [Pre-Wed]

Dan and Louise are ace.  I’m best mates with Dan’s younger brother Dave & have known his side of the family since we were but scamps.  Lou is a great lass (with a fab manc accent & a wicked laugh!) and is the perfect match for ...

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Leeds Guide: Dagger Dames @ Shakey Jakes

This month I had the good fortune to photograph The Dagger Dames ‘burlesque troop’ at the excellent Shakey Jakes Milkshake Bar in Headingley!  When I saw that on the brief an eyebrow involuntarily curled.  These things are ...

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