Piers Thompson Photography
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"I pride myself on producing images which tell a story of your Wedding or Event without it being necessarily staged or posed.
Products and Services
Bridal Prep Shots
Digital Editing / Airbrushing
Flexible Hours on the Day
Images on DVD
Images on USB
Large Group Shots
Personal Online Gallery
Pre-wedding Venue Visit
Second Shooter Available
Stay Through Dancing
Stay Through Speeches
Thank You Cards / Photo Stationery
Reportage / Documentary
Traditional / Classic
Pricing & Costs
- My style of wedding photography is natural, candid, elegant, creative and romantic. I offer 3 main packages starting from £750 to suit your budget, including GOLD, SILVER and BRONZE. Please see my website for more detailed information. I'm a full-time wedding photographer covering wedding venues in Berkshire, Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Hampshire and London. I also cover Weddings throughout the rest of the UK and International destinations. From a very young age I have always been interested in photography, partly inspired by the fact that my grandfather Graham Thompson was a Royal photographer for the British Royal Family and my late father, Maurice Thompson, was a Film Director. My passion for photography led me to achieve a number of qualifications in the UK, successfully completing a Diploma in Professional Photography at Cambridge Art College, and a Diploma in Press Photography at Sheffield University. I went on to work for the Maidenhead Advertiser newspaper in Berkshire, covering news, Royal photography, celebrities, politics and sports followed by an opportunity to work for France Press in Paris covering sporting events, documentary news and publicity photos. My 20 years of experience has led me to diversify into wedding ..photography which gives me enormous joy and fulfilment
ExperienceYear Business Was Established2010# Of Weddings HostedBetween 30 and 50# Of People In Team2Public Liability InsuranceYes
Location & Contact Details
What is your most memorable wedding?
It was at a hotel in the New Forest called Rhinefield House Hotel. Fantastic surroundings and one of my favourite locations of all.
Describe your style in 5 adjectives.
Stylish, natural, creative, reportage, elegant.
What about your business are you most proud of?
My marketing skills :)
What is your #1 wedding planning tip for couples?
Look at quality, not price.
What is your favourite personal touch you have seen at a wedding?
Kings of Leon tribute band
Describe your typical process with a couple.
My preference is to always meet the couple and introduce myself in person.
What is the #1 photo that you think every couple should take?
Natural photographs of each other together, in peaceful surroundings.
What is the most original photo you’ve been asked to take at a wedding?
Picture of the groom playing his drum kit
What do you recommend for a rainy day wedding?
Plenty of moody & fun photographs in the rain
Describe how you got into photography.
My grand farther who photographed the royal family got me into it, when I was 8 years old
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