groom and bride sunset portraits at Surrey wedding

Welcome, my name is Richard Skins

couple pose for photographs at base of large oak tree as sunlight pours through clouds at sunset

"I've lived in Bournemouth on the south coast of the UK for around ten years, it's a beautiful place in the world, and I'm lucky to call it home."

Random Facts

My favourite place in the world was Japan, I was lucky enough to travel for work and got to photograph people in the Fukushima region.  I want to go back one day.
I have been spending a lot of time renovating my flat with the hope of eventually doing an extension.
I have a fear of heights, so going on a hot air balloon was bloody scary but equally exhilarating.  
A dream would be to convert a van and go on mini adventures across Europe.
I'm a BBC Radio 6 addict, my go-to for those long editing stretches.
"Richard was incredible! From the moment he arrived, he just got straight on with the job! He was super professional and capture natural, unscripted moments without us knowing. The photos were truly stunning and really captured the vibe of the day. An amazing photographer and a wonderful man!"

So you have a date, and have found the perfect place for the celebrations! Next up must be the photographer, right? Well, I hope you enjoy browsing through my website and think this style of documentary wedding photography could complete the day. Wedding dates can be booked up to 2-3 years in advance so please get in touch as soon as you have a confirmed date to avoid disappointment.