international, award winning, luxury wedding photography




An award winning, luxury wedding photographer

working with you to create beautiful images of your wedding day

I am 
marc bates

and I want to thank you for visiting my corner of the internet.
I am a wedding photographer who is passionately in love
with what I do.
I cannot help it, capturing images of your big day is what
 lights me up inside. 
There is a lot to get through in this site and I would love
for you to go to each page as they are listed in the menu.
So put the kettle on, open a bottle of wine,
 get comfortable and let's get started...

Hello & welcome

from my clients:

Those photos....I mean wow!! You are one talented cookie!!
They are everything we wanted and more,
I can feel every emotion through all the photos,
each one really captures the moment just perfectly.
We just can’t stop looking at them. Marc,
you’ve captured memories we will cherish for a lifetime
and for that we THANNKYOUUUU

Lucy & Christopher

We first met Marc when he photographed a friends wedding and
we knew instantly we wanted him to be our photographer.
His work is amazing and in our opinion he stands out
from all other wedding photographers I’ve come across . 

Sam & Emma

Mate we cannot thank you enough. Nobody has shut up about you!
Your dedication and professionalism were second to none
and without you it wouldn’t have been as amazing as it was
and I mean that from the bottom of my heart! 
To top it off you are a top bloke! 

Steve & Kirsty

"Marc's stunning emotional shots
and personal approach, are why we crowned him
the best choice for your wedding photos"

Best wedding photographer  
UK wedding awards 2018

Best Wedding Photographer 
The British Wedding Awards 2020

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