Journal

The latest news from Bristol photographer, Will Slater...

I’ve never done a maternity or ‘bump-to-baby’ shoot before. However, with my wife due to give birth in a few weeks I thought it was something we should have a record of. No one likes having their photos taken, it is the tragic curse for all us photographers, and Lizzie is no exception to this rule. […]

Back in September I was wedding photographer for a lovely couple at Goss Croft Hall, in the North Wiltshire village of Seagry, just outside Chippenham. It was different to any wedding shoot I’ve done before as Jen and Russ already had their wedding abroad in Sardinia. They wanted to have a celebration back in the […]

I recently did some event photography for Mix Radio. It was a great night photographing Mr. Benn, Brassroots and the awesome Giles Peterson. There were tricky lighting conditions as the event had been pulled inside at the last minute due to bad weather. I had to improvise as there was very little lighting for the […]

My sister-in-law, Sarah and her in-laws recently opened a fantastic cafe in Croydon, just opposite the Addiscombe tram stop. They’ve done a fantastic job creating a family-run cafe with a bustling and happy atmosphere. Jen the head chef has put an incredible menu together and it really is a must visit if you’re in the area. […]

My good friends Tom & Gaia are getting married next year in Italy. These are some pictures we did on a cold, but crisp day back in March. I thought it would be good to get some wintery very English pictures for the engagement photography to contrast with the sunny wedding in Italy. We had a lot […]

Finally got round to editing my cuba pictures. Wow what an amazing trip! I’m so glad I took these pictures, they really take me back. I can feel the muggy atmosphere, hear the live music bouncing off every wall, smell the cigar smoke and taste the rum. It’s amazing how a picture can trigger a […]

I was lucky enough to get my first ever gig as wedding photographer for an absolutely lovely couple. Caroline and Owen, thanks for taking a chance on an unknown wedding photographer! It was at Northover Manor in Yeovil. It was a beautiful day, around 30° C if I remember correctly. We were also treated to […]