SaywellHQ Wedding Photographer

Nottingham

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As a Documentary Wedding Photographer, my work leads to a collection of photographs that really capture the feeling and emotions of your wedding day.

I'm Andy, a Nottingham wedding photographer who specialises in candid, natural, relaxed and unposed documentary wedding photography, believing in an un-invasive subtle approach to photography to capture the natural beauty of your day.

Weddings are not only an important day in a couple’s lives, but a beautiful prologue to their stories. It marks both the beginning and end of a phase of their lives, as they leave their separate lives behind and begin a new life together

Second to a photographer, I am a storyteller, and extremely passionate about photography, and believe the mark of this new chapter needs to be told in the best possible way. My goal is to capture natural, beautiful, fun and unposed wedding photos, giving you a comprehensive story of your wedding in whatever format it takes!

I believe a wedding should flow. It is a day to be enjoyed by everyone, meaning a lot to not only the bride and groom but all their loved ones too. It’s this that carries my passion for wedding photography; I follow the day as it happens, capturing all those special moments of not just the bride and groom, but friends reuniting, surprise family guests, and every joyous hug and tear shed.

It’s these moments that build your wedding day to leave you with special memories you will cherish.

Acting discreetly, I capture the preparations as the bride and bridesmaids prepare for their special day; the tears as your dress goes on, the laugher as you squeeze into the car, to arriving at the altar as the groom’s head turns and sees his bride for the first time.

I believe that these are the priceless moments of a wedding that should be captured and treasured forever; a father walking his daughter down the aisle, the moment you say ‘I do’, and the joyous celebration as you walk back down the alter hand in hand.

SaywellHQ Wedding Photographer at a Glance

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600.00 - 1250.00
Wedding photographer specialising in candid, natural, relaxed documentary wedding photography. I believe in shooting the wedding from the inside out, to shoot as a friend and a guest; this helps me capture the story of your special day, show you the fun, emotion and great times you, your family and friends had I am a storyteller and my candid style allows me to capture so many amazing moments throughout your truly unique wedding day. I believe that these are the priceless moments of a wedding that should be captured and treasured forever; a father walking his daughter down the aisle, the moment you say ‘I do’, and the joyous celebration as you walk back down the alter hand in hand. I work in such an unobtrusive way that you’ll hardly know that I’m there. We can’t recommend Andy highly enough, he was professional yet relaxed enough to put as at ease, always there yet never imposing and provided great service from start to finish. If you are looking for a photographer stop your search now and get in contact Pricing Category : LuxuryMinimum Price : 600Wedding Contact : Andy SaywellNumber of People In Team : 1Nearest Town : NottinghamBridal Prep Shots View More
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If you are looking to get married in a Church, always check with the Vicar or Priest about their restrictions on photography. Some allow full access others do not allow photos at all!

Surround yourself on your wedding day with suppliers and people you feel comfortable with, for example, a photographer might be with you 12 hours.. you need to have a good feeling about them.

Make sure you fully understand what you are paying for - don't get stung by people charging you extra for things that should be included! It's like buying a car and being charged extra for the windows

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Wedding Photofilm from the wedding of Alex and Paul who were married at Langar Church followed by the reception at Car Colston

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Ella and Dave
He absolutely delivered exactly what we wanted!
Andy very recently covered our wedding in April during lockdown, we were a little concerned about how much he would be able to capture since we had to scale down our plans so dramatically due to covid, however what Andy delivered was fantastic, his photography really captured the essence of our day wonderfully, both through the candid documentary style to the more formal shots, he absolutely delivered exactly what we wanted. Throughout the process Andy has been nothing but attentive and professional with great communication and we would fully recommend him to anyone
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Ruby and Joe
The photos are amazing!
Couldn't recommend Andy enough, he worked with us through covid in such a professional and calming way. He was great on his responses and is reliable and well organised. On the day, he was friendly, relaxed and really unobtrusive. The photos are amazing!
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Sophia and Julian
Andy is an awesome wedding photographer!
Andy is an awesome wedding photographer. His documentary style is unobtrusive yet produces great, natural results. He’s the most responsive person we’ve ever dealt with and incredibly flexible. It’s clear he takes a great deal of pride in what he does. We were delighted with our wedding ceremony photos and look forward to having him photograph our wedding reception when we can finally host this.
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Elicia & Lewis
His natural documentary style photos made everyone feel very comfortable and at ease
So impressed with SaywellHQ, very professional and friendly. His natural documentary style photos made everyone feel very comfortable and at ease. Pictures have come out amazing and just what we were looking for. We also had his photofilm, a unique "wedding video", which meant we could have the speeches and vows played over the pictures from day, meaning we could share the ceremony with those who could not come. Would strongly recommend him to anyone.
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Bryony & Clint
The photos are brilliant and just what we wanted to capture our special day!
Well, planning a wedding through a global pandemic isn’t easy but from the moment I booked Andy at a wedding fair last October, I knew that he would be the right photographer for us. He has kept us regularly updated throughout the year and checked in on us to see how we were doing and the plans going forward. I don’t particularly like being photographed and was sceptical about having him around for the pre ceremony and getting ready but he was so friendly and we didn’t even know he was there to be quite honest! The photos are brilliant and just what we wanted to capture our special day, even if there was only 15 guests that had to wear masks but from the images, you wouldn’t know that this was a very small, micro wedding. I just want to say the biggest thank you to you Andy because you made everything so much easier for us in a stressful time and everyone at the wedding loved you. I will definitely be recommending you to others!
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Gill & Brian
Photos are amazing and exactly what we wanted!
Would 100% recommend Andy, really helpful and flexible with us having to change our wedding date and venue numerous times due to Covid. friendly and non intrusive documentary style wedding photography and the photos are amazing and exactly what we wanted.
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Helen & George
Andy has been very supportive throughout the whole process.
Andy has been very supportive throughout the whole process. He was incredibly quick to offer support and advice, and was eager to make sure we were happy with whatever decisions were being made. It was obvious that Andy has our best interests at heart, and on our wedding day he was extremely flexible to accommodate the changing nature of the event. He seemed to be everywhere at once, and captured a fantastic range of different moments that occurred during our day. We are so pleased with the quality of the photos, and the speed at which we received them (1 week after the wedding day!). There are a large range of photos to choose from and we have loved looking through them and seeing the moments he captured. We can't wait to use them to create some lovely photo albums to be able to look back and remember the day in the future.
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Sian and Dunc
I'd highly recommend Andy- professional, helpful, and such a friendly guy!
Andy was our photographer at our wedding party and we were so impressed from the start of planning to the end result. He really is super talented! Andy blended into the party perfectly, you didn't know he was there. How he managed to capture so much of the night from one side of the room to the other, I will never know! The photos tell the story of the night... you really can remember everything when you flick through them! For any brides wanting every special moment captured (as well as the funny ones) I'd highly recommend Andy- professional, helpful, and such a friendly guy!
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Liz and Loz
I would definitely recommend Andy to anyone looking for an innovative documentary-style wedding photographer
Andy was great, from the first meeting to confirming details for the big day, his experience was obvious. He knew how things run and which questions to ask us! On the day he was always there to help out. But also melted into the background and we've had so many compliments on the photos. I would definitely recommend Andy to anyone looking for an innovative documentary-style wedding photographer. Thank you for capturing our special day with a smooth finesse!
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Emma and David
I cannot recommend him enough! Thank you Andy x
Andy was a natural photographer we came across after searching on google. We loved how his images told the story of the day and knew instantly that’s what we were after. From start to finish he’s been great and we are delighted with our images from our December wedding. He really managed to capture the day without being in peoples faces and I can not recommend him enough! Thank you Andy x
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Meteor Close, Newton, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG13 8ZL

SaywellHQ Wedding Photographer

  • Meteor Close
  • Newton
  • Nottingham
  • Nottinghamshire
  • NG13 8ZL
  • United Kingdom

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Andy Saywell

Hello! I’m Andy, a wedding photographer based in a little village called Newton in Nottingham. I pride myself on not being a ‘traditional wedding photographer’, you won’t catch me climbing up a ladder bossing your guests around, I won’t make everybody stand in a ‘love heart’ shape group photo, I won’t make you do a piggyback. I work in such an unobtrusive way that you’ll hardly know that I’m there. I’m not a fan of traditional, awkward or stiffly-posed wedding photography if that’s your bag – that’s cool, but I’m not the photographer for you. But, if you want a set of images from your wedding day which captures the emotion, the feelings and the true story of your wedding day – I’m the guy for you! I’m not one for writing about my personal life I think my Instagram page can give you a great insight about me as a person and what I’m up to – mainly telling the cats to get off the sofa or me running through the countryside. If you have liked what you have seen on my website, and after having looked at my Instagram page you think ‘he’s ok, doesn’t seem a dick’ then please get in touch to arrange a chat about your wedding plans and how I might fit for you as a wedding photographer. Hopefully, I get to speak to you soon, but if not, I wish you all the best for your wedding! -Andy-