I love a bit of happy news! And today I’m thrilled to congratulate Luke and Gemma on their engagement…. I photographed Luke and Gemma for a couple’s portrait session over a year ago, and back then it was clear to see how in love and in tune with each other they were. So, it’s brilliant [...]Continue Reading →
When it comes to photographing children and babies, I like to keep it natural. No studio settings, no illogical props, no dressing up. Instead, for me it’s about capturing the child in a natural and familiar setting, one where they feel comfortable, happy and safe. Natural light is much better than the distracting and sometimes upsetting [...]Continue Reading →
This is my very first moaning blog post – wow, I wonder how I managed to get so far without getting cross about something out there in the photography industry! But sometimes I have to speak out, particularly when I see that people may be being mislead by advertising on the internet. The story is [...]Continue Reading →
Happy New Year everyone! I hope you’ve all had a fantastic festive season, no matter what you’ve been up to, who you’ve spent it with, how much you’ve eaten and how many drinks you’ve imbibed! Do turkey dinners, endless Christmas films and half-eaten boxes of chocs feel like a distant memory already? It’s quite fitting [...]Continue Reading →
When I was younger, going out at Christmas was an incredibly exciting thing. Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve - wow, you absolutely HAD to be out on the town in the must-see places! Like most girls, I’d spend hours choosing my outfit, getting ready, doing hair and make up. I’m quite a girly girl, although [...]Continue Reading →
Good morning all! I thought I’d change the pace a little on my blog and show you something a little different from the real weddings I’ve been blogging lately – although admittedly it’s still wedding season right now! I was recently commissioned to carry out a portrait photography session for eminent film and TV composer, [...]Continue Reading →
A family and child location portrait photoshoot session in natural light, in Porlock, Somerset, by Somerset wedding, portrait and commercial photographer Belinda McCarthyContinue Reading →
A couple’s portrait photoshoot on location in Birmingham – capturing the ‘golden hour’ despite everything the Great British Weather could throw at us! | Belinda McCarthy, Somerset wedding, portrait and commercial photographerContinue Reading →
Somerset wedding and portrait photographer Belinda McCarthy takes on the subject of job stereotypes. Does your job define you or limit you in the eyes of others? And what does Matthew McConaughey playing a fashion photographer got to do with it? Read and find out…Continue Reading →
Thank you very much for the photos! We spent a lot of time over Christmas going through them and they are truly wonderful. Thank you so much for your hard work and for playing such an important part in our wedding.
Thank you very much again for your amazing work!
Teodora & David