The Best Decision You’ll Make
Why Philip Hawkins?
I have been photographing weddings for over 30 years and believe you could not put your Big Day in safer hands. However, I am very much aware of the saying ‘self praise is no praise’ so I asked Nicole Wilson to write this page. As one of Scotland’s leading Wedding & Events Managers she is far more qualified than me to do so. I gave her carte blanche with what to say and promised I’d publish it whatever…
Wedding & Events Manager
Being a Wedding & Events Manager for over 10 years including two of Edinburgh’s most popular venues, The Corn Exchange and Melville Castle, I’ve worked with and gotten to know all the major wedding suppliers in the business so when it came to choosing my own wedding photographer Philip was my number one choice! From the moment I first saw his work and experienced how easy he is to work with on the day (not the case with all photographers!) I knew he would be the one. I was so relieved when he had my date available! Out of all my wedding suppliers he was the only one that I had 100% confidence in. It was also pretty cool being able to tell my friends that the week before my wedding my photographer was photographing the Royal Family!
From booking, guidance was brilliant, no stress, comfortable, with humour but incredibly professional. Nothing was too much effort!
We are not great fans of being photographed as we both feel fairly awkward when given attention and we were kind of dreading the photography parts of the wedding. Yet on the day when we were given our first private moments Colin said “This guy is the best decision we made. He’s absolutely perfect!” And he really was!
The photos are exactly what we wanted, everyone at ease but looking their best. Philip’s way with people really made the whole experience so relaxing and stress free. His gentle ways even made our two tiny Flower Girls feel at ease and ready to strike poses. I can’t thank him enough for all his hard work, for the beautiful experience and the incredible memories!
If you are looking for a Wedding Photographer in Edinburgh, Borders, Lothians or beyond the short video below tells you a little more about myself and lets you see what my creativity, style and level of professionalism will bring to your wedding...
Philip Hawkins Photography. Edinburgh Wedding Photographer providing wedding photography in Edinburgh, The Borders, Lothians and throughout Scotland and North England. If you are currently looking for a wedding photographer in Edinburgh I would love to hear from you!