Alex and Michelle from Hong Kong wanted to photograph their pre-wedding in Europe, and they asked me for my personal view on a good pre-wedding location. I instantly thought about my second home… Newcastle. Having lived here for 4 years, I have grown to love Newcastle and its friendly local people, known as the “Geordies”. With some spectacular night scenes, including the bridges of Newcastle (around 11 of them across River Tyne!), the historic castles and cathedrals that were used in Harry Potter films, the coastline with the unique St. Mary’s Island (separated from the mainland by a little pathway), and the Newcastle Central Train Station – one of the oldest train station in Europe. Newcastle…
I met Joanne through May and Victor’s wedding. She likes photography as well and has always been interested to have portrait session outdoors. Location: Jesmond Dene, Whitley Bay, Newcastle train station. My favourite shot of the day. It was only at the beginning of the session!