relaxed and creative wedding photographer

So this is me!

Relaxed and creative wedding photographer

relaxed and creative wedding photographer, Daniel Hughes is smiling as he comes down a red slide with his camera in his hand.

About Me

Relaxed & creative wedding photographer

So this is me: Proud father to a wonderful boy. Husband to my best friend. A full time relaxed and creative wedding photographer. Booth operator. Lover of old doors, brick walls and your best goofy smile! I love getting lost in new places. A huge foodie and big fan of all kinds of music. However, I’ll just as happily choose cheese on toast and Bryan Adams!

A couple on their engagement shoot, facing each other infront of a graffiti that says Darling, I'm having a whale of a time!

Where my heart is

I live and work in the heart of Nottingham, it’s amazing to be a relaxed and creative wedding photographer, there is so much creative talent here.

I’m also extremely proud to be part of the Nottingham wedding photography community. Can you tell I’m pretty attached? I grew up here, went to school here and my son was born here. This is also met the love of my life!

A lover of goofy smiles, brick walls and old doors. Decaf Lattes and badly dancing

This is not an image of relaxed and creative wedding photographer Dancing, it's an image of a guest dancing inside with sunglasses on.

All over the U.K.

and beyond

Weddings take me all over the country and absolutely love it. One of the best things about my job is the different places I get to see :).

You may find me editing where the best coffee in town is. Or wandering around soaking up as much of the city as possible. Although I’m not very good at it, I love to dance. No pictures of me here for technical reasons…

Silent discos, rock city (if you know you know) and dancing on my sofa over zoom

The people who make my world

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When I’m not out and about with my camera I’m most likely teaching my son (my limited knowledge) of the beautiful game.

It’s great to see him grow into a young man and he’s scoring lots more goals this season which I’m really proud of. He’s still an assist king but when he does score they are pretty amazing. I hope he knows how truly proud I am of him!

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So very grateful

We did a thing

In 2019, Ruby and I got married at Bawdon Lodge Farm. She is my best friend and I could not be happier. She teases me something chronic and keeps me smiling. It’s such an eye-opener to be on this side of things. I love my job even more now.

If you follow me on Instagram, you’ll have noticed that Ruby sometimes second shoots for me. Because I trained Ruby myself, I’m probably biased, but she is genuinely amazing.

Here’s more about having a second photographer for your wedding. If you love photographs of genuine, natural moments. Moments between you, your family & your friends. Not too staged, not too posed, just real, then second photographers like Ruby are great!

“It's such an eye-opener to be on this side of things”

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