Blissful wedding dreams

You will have been dreaming about your Destination wedding for years. I will capture those dreams, and create edgy, artistic wedding photography, that will stay with you and your family for generations

Candid bridal portrait in B&W. Shot by Observational Wedding Photographer Richard King
A beautiful Bride, captured by Richard King, documentary wedding photographer. A candid black and white bridal portrait, shot on film

Over many years, it has been a total privilege for me to shoot countless weddings all over the world

A window on your day

As an observational destination wedding photographer, I will not putting you in awkward poses, or taking over your day. Instead, I work quietly, in the background, creating timeless, magical destination wedding photography

Art & emotion

I am an artistic, documentary destination wedding photographer. I seek emotion, expression and feelings. To that I add a subtle artistic flavour. I shoot with exquisite timing; being very patient, visualising a shot and then waiting for it to unfold for me

I translate dreams into sublime, beautiful, works of art

Professional destination wedding photographer

I have a straightforwards approach to packages and working.  When you book me, I’ll be all yours, focused on just your wedding

Of course, I’m totally professional destination wedding photographer, and unlike many wedding photographers, fully insured

Every aspect of the way I work is purposefully thought through to ensure you get the very best – before during and after your wedding

Call me today, to discuss your wedding dreams.  Call FREE from the UK 0800 060 8280, or internationally: +357 26 030 140

Am I the photographer for you?

Not if you want stiff, traditional wedding photography, with lined up group shots that take forever to shoot

However if you are looking for relaxed, natural and emotional photography, I am probably a good fit.  You will appreciate a highly experienced wedding photographer, that is professional, with a way of working that ensures no corners are cut

Simply… I value your wedding photographs as much as you will

Contact me about your wedding

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Where do I shoot weddings?

I shoot destination weddings all over the world. I am based full time in Paphos, Cyprus – in the Eastern  Mediterranean.  I am ideally placed to shoot weddings in Cyprus, France, Israel, Ibiza, France, Italy, Egypt, Santorini, Rhodes, Crete, Zante, Greece, Spain and Dubai.   I will travel worldwide to shoot your wedding

I have an base in the UK too, so if you are looking for a London wedding photographer or UK wedding photographer, give me a call, I will be delighted to speak to you

A Bride roaring with laughter in the wedding speaches, captured bby observational wedding photographer Richard King. in the background, Groomsmen and wedding guests with a range of emotions
A laughing Bride with a tense Groomsman who is worried about what will be said next in the grooms speech. Capturing unforced emotion at weddings is what I am about

Observational wedding photography

A long time ago I realised that Brides and Grooms didn’t want the same old shots that you saw from nearly all wedding photographers; instead they were choosing the emotional shots, the observational shots to go in their wedding albums. As a natural photo journalist, I slid very quickly into documentary wedding photography, it plays to my strengths. I seek emotion, feelings, shape, great light, contrast; anticipating and seeing things before they happen

Documentary wedding photography is in my bones – that moment I capture the glimpse the smile the tear gets me every time. I observe the little things that no one else sees at a wedding, the way the Mother of the Bride looks at her daughter, the way the Bride looks at her Grandmother, the camaraderie between the Groomsman followed the nervousness of the waiting Groom

As an observational wedding photographer I have had the privilege of being involved with the very special moments in the lives of families all over the world

Black and white wedding photography

From the very first moment I saw image appear out of a sheet of paper under a red light in a darkroom, I have adored B&W photography.  Monochromatic photography looses the dimension of colour, but gains the dimension of substance. Patterns, form and emotion leap out of a monochrome print

I still shoot some black and white film at a wedding, and the results are stunning. A real silver print is something to cherish and look at every day

With an innate ability to think in black and white, seeing texture, shade, light and shape, I add timing and emotion. I always capture an extraordinary, stunning full set of black and white wedding photography at each wedding I shoot

A B&W photograph of a Bride and Groom, at Lincoln Cathedral, Shot on film, with a Tilt Shift lens to ensure the perspective of the architecture looks perfect
A fine art wedding photograph of a Bride and Groom walking past Lincoln Cathedral, in the Cathedral Quarter of Lincoln in the UK.  Whilst this is a natural, documentary shot of the couple, much attention has been paid to the building.   A tilt shift lens was used to ensure the shape and geometry of the building look right

Destination wedding photographer

I am a destination wedding photographer, living in Cyprus.  I shoot weddings all over the world

If you are looking for a fully qualified, fully insured, highly experienced Destination Wedding Photographer drop me a line, I’ll be delighted to speak to you


Fine art wedding photographer

I shoot pure Documentary Wedding Photography, however I add to that an artistic vision, and rigorous processes that ensure that you will have exceptionally high quality artistic photography that is timeless and long lasting

Seeing a really high quality print, beautifully framed and in pride of place in a Bride and Grooms family home fills me with joy, that is the point of what I do

From acid free materials, to specialist museum grade printing techniques, everything I do is purposefully designed to make your wedding photography better

The smallest details are of total interest to me. For example, I have a long detailed workflow that starts at the wedding to ensure colour is perfect from shoot to print. I deliberately take time out to stop and consider these things, constantly seeking ways of making things better

Instead of rushing the editing of your wedding photography, I have lots of tiny little extra steps to make the final result better and better. To ensure that you only get the very best

I only use archival quality materials and processes. I am actively thinking think about my medium, film, camera, lens and lighting choices, to bring subjects to life. I want your wedding photography to a part of your families lives for a lifetime and beyond