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On his blog Andrew offers latest news, photography projects, information articles, thoughts, views and customer feedback. You may even see a lot of photography shown here not otherwise available in Andrew's portfolio.

Samantha & Michael at Margam Castle. By Andrew Davis Photography, Pencoed near Bridgend

You want great wedding photographs? Follow these simple tips. (Part 5)

By Andrew | 19th May 2017

This is it. The final part to the series. A link to the previous blogs is available at the end of this post. LOOSEN YOU INHIBITIONS You have picked your super talented photographer and they ask you to do something that is out of your comfort zone, a bit wacky or something that is going…

Claire and Chris at Oldwalls, The Gower by Andrew Davis Photography., Pencoed near Bridgend.

You want great wedding photographs? Follow these simple tips. (Part 4)

By Andrew | 5th May 2017

Four down, one to go! GIVE YOUR PHOTOGRAPHER TIME Generally speaking the longer you give your photographer the better your photographs will be. Each and everyone has their own way of working, their own style and their own speed. You want the best from your photographer and they want to provide you with the best…

April & Paul at The Coed-y-Mwstwr Hotel, Coychurch by Andrew Davis Photography., Pencoed near Bridgend.

You want great wedding photographs? Follow these simple tips. (Part 3)

By Andrew | 21st April 2017

It’s been a while (can’t blog when busy shooting weddings), but here is the third instalment in the guide. THINK ABOUT THE LIGHT So you’ve just got engaged and you’re now thinking of when to get married. For me it was an open diary. There was nothing that it had to fit around, so when…

Vale Coastal Ultra 2017. From Penarth, just outside Cardiff and Porthkerry, near Barry to Ogmore-by-Sea, Bridgend. Photographed by Andrew Davis Photography at Nash Point Lighthouse and at Ogmore-by-Sea.

Vale Coastal Ultra 2017

By Andrew | 3rd April 2017

Mad people running a stupid distance! What more can be said about an Ultra race? 32 miles was the distance for full course, although due a rock fall it was kindly extended to 33.7 miles! The short (most inappropriate word ever) course was a mere 18.5 miles…again extended to avoid the rock fall. Starting in…

The ‘Beast’ Run

By Andrew | 9th March 2017

So what does everyone do on a Sunday morning at 8 am? Have a lie on maybe? Well not my family, we go to running events, either to watch the wife and our youngest son, or to support. I do make a fuss at times but deep down I do enjoy it really (don’t tell…

Sarah-Jane & Dave photographed by Andrew Davis photography close to the English and Welsh borders in The Forest of Dean on their pre wedding shoot.

You want great wedding photographs? Follow these simple tips. (part 2)

By Andrew | 30th January 2017

Part two of my simple tips on how to get great wedding photographs Click here to read part one HAVE AN ENGAGEMENT OR PRE WEDDING SHOOT Many photographers offer a shoot as part of the package you choose! It doesn’t really matter who you are, you need this. If there isn’t one offered then you…

Paige & Steve photographed on Aberavon beach by Andrew Davis, of Andrew Davis Photography

You want great wedding photographs? Follow these simple tips. (part 1)

By Andrew | 19th January 2017

Your wedding is going to be one of the biggest days of your life and unquestionably your most photographed. To help you through it and make sure that you keep looking your best then have a look at these useful tips. CHOOSE A GOOD PHOTOGRAPHER Choosing the right photographer can be seriously stressful. How much…

Bridebook ‘Best Wedding Photographer’ nominee

By Andrew | 1st December 2016

Yes, you read the headline right. I have been nominated for an award! The Award is for ‘Best Wedding Photographer’ with At the moment its only a nomination and I need your help to become a finalist and potentially win. All you need to do is click here and give me a vote, but…

Snowdon Marathon. Finish line in Llanberis. Photographs of Cwm Ogwr Running Club based in Ogmore Vale near Bridgend by Andrew Davis Photography

Following the blue wave

By Andrew | 11th November 2016

Snowdon Marathon Earlier this year I was asked/told by my wife that we were going to Llanberis in late October as she was running the Snowdon Marathon Eryri and that I would be taking photographs of her and her running club friends. Now you will possibly have noticed that I don’t do many sporting events and…

Lewis Owen Photographed at Andrew Davis Photography's studio, Pencoed, by Andrew Davis

Lewis Owen – Shooting star

By Andrew | 27th September 2016

I have one of the best jobs possible at times. I get to meet future stars all of the time. The number of promising youngsters in the local area who have received their first cap is amazing. There really is a hotbed of talent in the Bridgend district. A week or so ago I got…

New Website Now Live

By Andrew | 29th July 2016

Its been a while since I have had an update to my website. The odd tweak here and there is all that has been done in the past few years, but alas, my new site is ready and is already live…in fact you’re looking at it!!! Before starting the design of the website many objectives…

New Website

By Andrew | 1st March 2016

Its been a while since my website was last updated and its now well and truly overdue a change. Over the next couple of months the new site will be designed, but as with many things in life there is no set time frame to get it up and running. Hopefully it will be soon though.…

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