choosing a wedding photographer

Choosing a wedding photographer

What should I be aware of when choosing a wedding photographer? Most wedding magazines will give you a list of questions to ask when choosing a wedding photographer. Questions like: “Can you describe your style? What equipment do you shoot with? what lenses do you use” ? Let’s be real: Those questions are pretty boring. […]

romantic wedding venues hampshire

Romantic wedding venues Hampshire

For romantic wedding venues Hampshire has a choice to suit all tastes … As a result of finding this post, you, like me you are probably a dreamer ?. Since for us amorous adventurers, the romantic wedding venues Hampshire boasts are some of the finest in the UK. I have been a wedding photographer for […]

top ten bridal makeup tips

Top 10 Bridal Makeup Tips

Follow My Top 10 Bridal Makeup Tips & You Will Look Amazing! As a professional wedding photographer I have worked with lots of makeup artist’s over the years. Therefore you may want to discuss my top 10 Bridal Makeup Tips with your stylist. Since he or she will be able to advise which colours & […]


Weddings at Lainstone House

Fine Hampshire weddings at Lainstone House Weddings at Lainstone House have always been a firm favorite of mine … So if you are looking for the quintessential English country house, Lainstone really has it all. I have been photographing weddings at Lainstone House for over 20 years. In addition I live just ten miles away […]

meon valley photographer

Meon Valley Photographer

Meon Valley Photographer Simon John is one of the UK’s leading wedding & portrait specialists Working from his garden office Meon Valley Photographer Simon John FBIPP has never felt more inspired. “I love the freedom & creativity working from home this past two years has given me” Says Simon. “After moving to Corhampton just over […]

wasing park weddings

Wasing Park weddings; a visual treat for a wedding photographer !

The second of my Wasing Park weddings saw the marriage of Laura & David Cripps Wasing Park weddings are all about character, style & charm. Furthermore set among splendid Berkshire Countryside, this was a place I was looking forward to return to. Only an hour’s drive from my house Wasing Park is a venue I […]

weddings upwaltham barns

For weddings Upwaltham Barns has it all!

 Couples looking for individual weddings Upwaltham Barns is the perfect venue Intimate, authentic & full of country charm. Set in the most picturesque of locations; for unique Weddings Upwaltham Barns is simply stunning! Nestled perfectly in the South Downs National park, a short drive from Petworth or Chichester Upwaltham Barns is set for another exciting year […]

photographerof the year

Photographer of the year

Simon John – BIPP photographer of the year! Photographer Of The Year! What an honor !   Thursday 5th February 2015 saw me become the British Institute Of Professional Photography’s – Photographer Of The Year. This is a huge accolade in professional photography. The Institute is widely regarded as the leading professional organization in the […]

HMS Warrior wedding photographers

One of the first HMS Warrior wedding photographers … If not the first!

 Looking for HMS Warrior wedding photographers? After deciding to hold your big day on HMS Warrior wedding photographers must surely be the next on the list to secure. Warrior has endless photographic opportunities making it a firm favourite for experienced photographers like Simon John. Born in Portsmouth Hampshire wedding photographer Simon is no stranger to […]

Italian Villa Wedding Photography

Italian Villa Wedding Photography

The Italian villa wedding photography was going to be a lot of fun! For the best results the Italian Villa wedding photography has to absorb the many wonders of this picturesque venue. My Bride & Groom, Eloise & Steve were very excited telling me how stunning this place was. They were not wrong! … Breathe […]