From the Archive: Emma + Mike

On winter day like today, let’s have a look at hot summer wedding! This was a wedding I’ll never forget. I absolutely loved it!! Emma and Mike’s reception venue was safely one of my favourites. Purely because they built it from the ground up. They hired Tepees and made their own venue in a fieldContinue reading “From the Archive: Emma + Mike”

What Kind of Photographer Am I?

I get this question quite often when describing what I do. “What do you do?” “How do you approach a shoot/event?”  I guess you can divide this question into two parts. My photographic style and how I am when I’m taking photos. So, I will answer in two parts. Photographic Style It took me aContinue reading “What Kind of Photographer Am I?”

How I dress for a wedding

So, let’s go back to my first wedding. It was April 2014, I was in Next, and I was panicking that I didn’t have anything to wear. I had 4 staff members giving me various options and I was declining them all. I had watched YouTube videos, scoured many articles on the internet to noContinue reading “How I dress for a wedding”

Product Review – Canon 5D Mark II

Product Review – Canon 5D Mark II   So my first blog post of a new era and it’s about my beloved camera. My one true love…well almost! I’ve had this camera since December 2015. I’ve used it for many different types of photography and it is extremely adaptable. Before I get into the details,Continue reading “Product Review – Canon 5D Mark II”

Why Pinterest is a great tool, and lots of fun

It’s safe to say that I LOVE Pinterest! For people who are unaware of what Pinterest is… “An online service that allows you to share images through social networking. An example of Pinterest is the website where you have a “pin-board” that allows you to post ideas that you want to remember and then share them withContinue reading “Why Pinterest is a great tool, and lots of fun”

“This could be the start of something new!”

I couldn’t help reference one of my childhood past-times…High School Musical will always be in my heart! (I’m sure as hell hoping that when you read the title of this blog that you sang along too!)   Since I started Meg Thornton Photography whilst I was still at college, it has gone through many changes.Continue reading ““This could be the start of something new!””

What could possibly go wrong?

Well we made it 2017 without losing Maggie Smith or David Attenborough… Thank goodness. 2016 has certainly been one of THOSE years. One that I can see being in a history textbook in the next 30 years. For me, it’s certainly been a year to remember: I moved out for the first time with myContinue reading “What could possibly go wrong?”