Sam Chipman

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I'm a Yorkshire wedding photographer who likes to give every love story the Hollywood treatment. For timeless images, with a cinematic finish, and memories that last a lifetime.
Pricing & Costs

Prices start at

£500
Details

Products and Services

Bridal Prep Shots
Back-Up Equipment
Photo Printing
Flexible Hours on the Day
Last-Minute Orders
Stay Through Speeches
Stay Through Dancing
Large Group Shots
Online Shop
Second Shooter Available
Wedding Albums
Personal Online Gallery
Pre-Wedding Venue Visit
Pre-Wedding Consultation
Digital Editing / Airbrushing

Photography Style

Reportage / Documentary
Modern
Dramatic
Traditional / Classic
Full Description
I like to keep things relaxed when taking my couples away for their portraits. I give some direction but won't spend hours posing. I like to keep my images as real as possible, but am not afraid to capture something more contemporary, cinematic, and Hollywood glamour when the mood strikes. I'm all about storytelling, capturing those candid and real moments. The tears, the laughter, the joy, the tenderness. The little moments that you do not see in what can be a whirlwind of a day. Your story captured in that moment and preserved forever for you to look back on.

Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: Sam Chipman
I'm Sam, I'm a proud Yorkshireman; tea-drinking, flat cap wearing, cricket-loving. I trained as an actor, so I'm all about storytelling, capturing those candid and real moments. The tears, the laughter, the joy, the tenderness. The little moments that you do not see in what can be a whirlwind of a day. Your story captured in that moment and preserved forever for you to look back on. I get as excited about your wedding day as you do and will be there with you every step of the way.

Experience

Year Business Was Established
2016
No. of Weddings Hosted
Less than 10
Public Liability Insurance
true
No. of People In Team
1
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Location & Contact Details

Address

Keighley, West Yorkshire, England

Travel Notes

Nearest Town

Keighley

Nearest Motorway & Junction

Nearest Train Station

Keighley

Nearest Airport

Leeds Bradford
FAQ
(9)

What is your most memorable wedding?

My first ever wedding, it was a crisp autumn afternoon, and by the time the ceremony was completed its was dark, but the venue had a gorgeous tree which was lit by fairy-lights - it made for the most magical portraits.

Describe your style in 5 adjectives.

Timeless, cinematic, relaxed, photo-journalistic, memorable

What about your business are you most proud of?

How I get to share people's wedding day's with them.

What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?

Make it personal, those unique little touches are what people remember.

What is your favourite personal touch you have seen at a wedding?

Having flower seeds as wedding favours

Describe your typical process with a couple.

I always like to have a pre-wedding consultation, be that in person or via video call. On the day I work in a relaxed way, but I'm always there to be a helping hand. I'm on your side.

What is the No. 1 photo that you think every couple should take?

There are so many! But I always find the first look reaction the most tear-jerking.

What do you recommend for a rainy day wedding?

Umbrella's - the really big clear ones are great.

Describe how you got into photography.

I first picked up a camera during my first summer break at drama school, I was bored and looking for a new project to kill some time - little did I know that it would turn into something more serious.