Wedding Photographer Surrey

I’m an award-winning wedding photographer working across Surrey, the UK and abroad. My distinctive approach combines artistic reportage with a natural and contemporary style of portraiture. I work to visually capture all of the emotion and spontaneous moments of your special day in a relaxed and unobtrusive manner, creating beautiful fine art images you’ll admire forever. With an extensive background in cinematography and shooting documentaries for broadcast television, I’ve developed my unique artistic style to creatively document memories that reflect your personalities as a couple.

With over 650 weddings captured in my full-time photography career, I offer a wealth of experience and take immense pride in my work. Telling stories through the lens with my cameras is what I do best, and I’m delighted to be recognised as one of the UK’s Top 50 Wedding Photographers for two years running. I’m always grateful for the accolades and wonderful exposure I receive for my photography services. My warm and friendly demeanour ensures guests feel at ease in front of the camera, allowing them to fully enjoy the celebration. I capture the decisive moments as they unfold naturally, resulting in authentic, candid images that truly tell your story.

Explore My surrey Wedding Portfolio

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Sussex wedding photographer Murray Clarke focuses on the special moments.

About Me

Hi, I’m Murray, dedicated to documenting the essence of your special day through stunning imagery. Whether it’s the rustic charm of a barn in Guildford or the sophistication of an elegant hotel in Dorking, I’ve had the pleasure of working at many venues across the county, ensuring your important memories are in capable hands.

My aim extends beyond just photographs; I believe in recording the authentic connections between people. An integral part of my approach is to understand you as a couple and put your family and friends at ease as I take pictures. I’m committed to capturing all the special moments and interactions between you and your guests whilst delivering exceptional customer service. I’m delighted with the wonderful feedback I’ve received. Please take some time to read over 170 5-star reviews on my testimonials page.

Learn More

To gain more insight into my journey to becoming an award-winning wedding photographer, please visit my About page.

Featured Weddings

What to expect when booking me to shoot your wedding?

  • I’ll allow for an easygoing atmosphere for your special day. Allowing everyone to relax and be themselves is one of the best things I can do as a photographer. I have a natural flair for mingling with people and making them feel at ease in front of the lens.
  • Humble, kind, and courteous personality. I believe in respecting everyone’s boundaries to create a relaxed atmosphere. This helps me to capture natural and vibrant images.
  • Unobtrusive and discreet. I document candid moments with my camera without disrupting the flow of your day. Imagine relaxed images where everyone feels comfortable and at ease – that’s the essence of my approach!
  • Beautiful photographs of you as husband and wife. I’ll create stunning images for you that capture the love, excitement, and intimate moments that you can cherish for a lifetime. Moments you didn’t even realise or see with your own eyes. By understanding who is who at the wedding, I can empathise with your family dynamic to ensure the memories I create are significant.
  • Telling your story. Being a documentary photographer, I have developed a passion for telling stories through a complete series of pictures. I know exactly when to capture the candid moments or those deeply romantic and timeless shots. Knowing when to get closer and when to step back is key to my style of photography.
  • A personable, candid approach. My images are unscripted and spontaneous, capturing the real emotions of your day as they unfold. I achieve this by blending in with the crowd and recording those fleeting moments of joy, laughter, and love.
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Creating Timeless, Artistic Imagery in Surrey

Surrey provides a picturesque backdrop to weddings with a plethora of beautiful settings like Wotton HouseGreat Fosters and Gate Street Barn. It’s the perfect choice for a romantic love story with quaint villages, impressive stately homes, and stunning areas of natural beauty. You can discover my favourite venues in this area on My Top Wedding Venues in Surrey page.

Imagine your wedding album filled with beautiful, artistic imagery that captures your personality. From the tender moments as you walk down the aisle to the breathtaking sunsets over rolling Surrey hills, I capture the magic of your special day through timeless photographs. These pictures aren’t just snapshots; they’re memories that will be cherished for years to come.

Every Wedding is Different

Each wedding I photograph is unique, a special blend of the couple, the venue, and the connections shared among family and friends. This is why I offer bespoke packages to suit the needs of all the couples I work with. From the anticipation and excitement, as you get ready in the morning, the tears of joy during the ceremony as you exchange your vows, right through to your intimate first dance as a married couple, I’ll be there to capture it all. My packages include coverage from bridal preparations to the laughter and joy of your reception, with the option to add an engagement shoot and a stunning, handmade Italian leather album to treasure your memories.

Share Your Vision with Me!

In addition to working in the South East, I travel nationwide and abroad. If you are searching for a wedding photographer for your big day in Surrey and like the style of my portfoliolet’s chat further! I’d be excited to hear your plans for your dream wedding and see if I’m a good fit to capture your unique story.