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Smeetham Hall Barn Wedding Fayre – Sunday 13 January 2019

Smeetham Hall Barn Wedding Fayre David will be at Smeetham Hall Barn Wedding Fayre this Sunday 13th January 2019. Opening time is 11am until 3.30pm. Why not come along and view this wonderful Venue and visit our Stand as well as meeting other Wedding Suppliers.        

Fennes Open Day – Sunday 13 January 2019 – 11am-3pm

Fennes Open Day Sandra will be attending Fennes Open Day this Sunday 13 January 2019, 11am-3pm. Fennes is a wonderful and popular Wedding Venue for Weddings. On our Stand we will have various albums showing whole Weddings so come and browse.

Merry Christmas 2018

Sandra and I would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas 

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We just wanted to say thank you so much for photographing our wedding in July. The pictures are absolutely amazing and even looking back at them now make us smile. Any time anyone needs photographs we will be recommending you two! Even our guests commented on how great you both were.

Lisa & Ross

We choose David Islip photography to capture our magical day because David took an interest in our day he asked about us, what we wanted and about our wedding day, he gave me a quote based on what we required. Other photographers didn’t ask anything about us or our day but just gave us a price, I felt David made a quote feel more personal and he already cared about us and what we wanted. On the day David and his wife were amazing, they created an extremely relaxing and calm atmosphere. I wouldn’t hesitate in using their services again in the future, we are so so happy with our wedding album (I’m just looking at it again now and it makes me smile so very much how our day was captured so beautifully). Thank you Janine and Richard

The best wedding photographers we know. David and Sandra done such a great job for our wedding four years ago that my sister booked them for her special day on Friday. Absolutely outstanding work and amazing couple. Thank you xx

Just want to say a massive thank you to both David and Sandra for capturing our special day!! So happy to have all these wonderful pictures to remember how magical it was! We are so grateful and cant stop going through all of the pictures!! Highly recommended such a lovely couple and so professional! So many people commented on how great you guys were on the day and how awesome the pictures are!! We cant wait for our finalised album! Thank you!!

Hi David and Sandra,

We just wanted to say a huge thank you for the amazing job you did with our wedding photography. You were a great team to have on board and we are 110% happy with your work! You were prompt when responding to any queries during the planning and so useful on the day with all of your different suggestions and help. You worked as an organised team, ensuring everything was captured but were never intrusive and seemed to fit in with the crowd.

Thanks again and it was great to have you there, we would absolutely recommend you to others.

Georgina and Tim


Hi David & Sandra

Thank you for all the lovely pictures you took, we’ve enjoyed looking through them all ūüôā
Kind Regards
Andy & Jade‚Äč

Fennes Wedding

Bocking, Essex

David and Sandra photographed our wedding at Fennes and I cannot recommend them highly enough! Completely put every one at ease, stunning pictures and you would hardly know they were there.From first meeting, all through the process and After they were simply amazing!

Thank you
Amanda & Nick

DAVID & SANDRA ISLIP – Essex Photographers

Essex photographers - David & Sandra Islip

We are David and Sandra Islip. We are Essex Photographers who are respected for the quality of our work including; wedding photography; portraits; family events; pets, landscape; commercial and PR photography.

Our Storybook wedding photography tells your wedding story with a range of creative, elegant, contemporary and capture the moment wedding photographs. 

With over 2000 weddings of experience combined with a Master Craftsman Qualification from The Guild of Photographers, you know you can expect a great level of work. The multiple WPPI International Accolades of Excellence speak for themselves.

We work mostly in Essex, Suffolk and surrounding counties. We do also have  experience of working in other UK destinations and abroad. 

David is a Master Craftsman and current member of the Judging Panel for the  Guild of Photographers. 




Please Note:

Photos will be available to view and purchase online for the 90 days following the wedding date.

All images are low resolution for web use and are not a true reflection of the high quality print that you will receive.