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ABOUT WES SIMPSON

Award winning UK & Destination wedding photographer specialising in luxury weddings and emotional images

What I love about photography is that it has tremendous power and emotional value. A single photograph can soften hearts, strengthen relationships and it can bring people together. Weddings are perfect for this as they serve as a refreshing reminder to be grateful for all the beautiful people and precious memories in our lives.

10+ years experience as a wedding photographer, knowledge of body language and a background in the media industry has given me an incredible gift of being able to visualize an image in my mind before I’ve pressed the shutter. This enables me to pre-empt and capture special moments as they happen.

My cinematic style and ability to capture emotion has seen me become one of the most sought after photographers in the North West of England. Photographing weddings worldwide, won multiple awards and seen my work featured in celebrity magazines such as Vogue and Hello!

I am a Liverpool photographer based in Ormskirk, Lancashire, in the North West of England, however, there is no limit to where I will travel to in order to tell your story. If you’re looking for a photographer with the skill, experience and knowledge to capture the magic of your wedding day, then I’m the guy for you. Contact Me 

 

“It’s important to do things in life that make you happy and challenge you. For me, being a wedding photographer does both.”

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Wes Simpson – Widely recognised as being one of the most desirable photographers in the UK. Trained by the BBC as a camera operator and awarded with a BA (Hons) Media Degree. Wes’s cinematic style can be credited to his early career, which saw him working on TV shows such as Hollyoaks, Brookside and Shameless, together with the feature films Alfie, with Jude Law and 51st State, starring Samuel L Jackson.

Wes has photographed music icons such as rock group U2, Paul Weller, Pink, Morrissey and Richard Ashcroft. The quality of his work, coupled with his professionalism and enthusiasm led to him photographing weddings of numerous celebrities, footballers and brides and grooms from all walks of life who value his documentary style. Wes’s unique approach to wedding photography seen him featured on Channel 5’s ‘Celebrity Wedding Planner.’

In 2016, Wes was commissioned to photograph the celebrity destination wedding of opera star Russell Watson which featured in an impressive 11 page spread in HELLO! Magazine. More recently Wes’s ability to capture emotion has led him to be nominated for Wedding Photographer Of The Year at the North West Wedding Awards, consecutively in 2016, 2017 and 2018.

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Richard Ashcroft singing wearing army jacket with a guitar on stage in Manchester Photographing Richard Ashcroft A personal story about photographing music Icon and The Verve front man Richard Ashcroft and how music helped inspire a photography career. With images from Richard Ashcroft Natural Rebel tour in Manchester by celebrity, music and event photographer Wes Simpson READ MORE Olympus 10 camera How I became a wedding photographer Travelling the world, working with celebrities and my Grandad’s camera – A personal story about becoming a wedding photographer by Wes Simpson READ MORE Hello magazine front cover Mark Write Russell Watson wedding Hello! Magazine Wedding Photographer Hello! Magazine | Russell Watson Wedding Celebrity Destination Wedding Photography. Today is an exciting day in the Simpson household, as yet again I get to call myself a "Celebrity Wedding Photogra... READ MORE Bono U2 being interview by Cat Deeley Filming and Photographing rock group U2 A personal story about how Bono's words influenced my photography and my experience of filming and photographing iconic rock group U2 READ MORE wedding Sunrise Beach Protaras Cyprus Sunrise Beach Cyprus: Wedding photographer story A wedding photographers story. How a little boy at a wedding at the Sunrise Beach in Cyprus helped change the way I photograph weddings.   My aim as a wedding photographer is to try and capt... READ MORE Featured Hello magazine wedding photographer Wes Simpson Russell Watson wedding Celebrity Wedding | HELLO! magazine Celebrity Wedding | Hello! Magazine I have been fortunate enough to have photographed many celebrities throughout my career but I was delighted with my first 'celebrity wedding feature in HELLO! maga... READ MORE Paul Weller live by Celebrity music photographer Wes Simpson Vision Boards & Photographing Paul Weller Even idols have idols. Paul Weller visiting Aunt Mimi's house... READ MORE Skelmersdale photographer Wes Simpson My Role in Bafta Winning Film Kelly & Victor A personal story about working on the Bafta Award Winning feature film Kelly and Victor READ MORE
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