Hello and welcome to the MK Collins Photography blog. Here in these blog posts, you will find photos showing all the excitement, drama and emotion from recent weddings, as well as engagement shoots, lifestyle portrait sessions and anything else newsworthy. 

As you will see from the images in this blog, some of the wedding and engagement shoot locations are absolutely stunning. I feel extremely lucky to be a North Devon wedding photographer, allowing me to capture weddings in this gorgeous part of the UK.


Aine & Oliver, Wedding at Country Ways, Umberleigh, North Devon

October 13, 2014  •  Leave a Comment
Aine & Oliver, Wedding at Country Ways, Umberleigh, North Devon This was the first time I shot a wedding at Country Ways and as it turned out, I found this venue to be a little gem of a place! The venue is n estled between Atherington and High Bickington and has some amazing views of the Devon countryside. I met Aine and Oliver for their engage...
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Cheryl & Paul, Engagement Shoot, Greenwich Park, London

October 10, 2014  •  Leave a Comment
Cheryl & Paul, Engagement Shoot, Greenwich Park, London Cheryl and Paul decided to have their engagement shoot in Greenwich Park as it was the scene of Paul's proposal! We even went to the spot where he popped the question and took a few shots. I lived in Greenwich for a few years so know the park well. Luckily we had a fantastic weather to show...
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Naomi and Tom Wedding, Pier House, Westward Ho!

September 18, 2014  •  1 Comment
Naomi and Tom's Wedding, The Pier House, Westward Ho! There is certainly something very special about a wedding by the sea. Couples who want this type of wedding in North Devon are quite spoilt for choice. There's Tunnels Beaches, Sandy Cove, Woolacome Bay Hotel, Ocean Kave and The Pier House in Westward Ho!. Naomi and Tom chose The Pier House,...
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Amy & Sean wedding, Saunton Sands Hotel

August 29, 2014  •  Leave a Comment
Amy & Sean Wedding, Saunton Sands Hotel I must admit, I was quite excited to finally shoot a wedding at Saunton Sands Hotel. My brother got married there years ago and I'd always wanted to shoot a wedding there. After so many disappointing wet and windy Saturdays this wedding season, I was delighted to see a gorgeous sunny day when I arrived at...
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Lucy & David, Engagement shoot, Hyde Park, London

August 28, 2014  •  Leave a Comment
Lucy & David Engagement shoot, Hyde Park, London Hard to believe when you look at these photos, but we are right in the heart of London's bustling West End. Hyde Park is a jewel in London's crown, a place for city folk to go and have a bit of breathing space, away from the rat race of London. I grew up close to the Park and had a few quiet spot...
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Hannah & Gary Wedding, Bishops Nympton

August 04, 2014  •  Leave a Comment
Hannah & Gary wedding Bishops Nympton Hannah and Gary booked me for their wedding way back in January of 2013, almost a year and a half before their chosen date. Despite the terrible weather we encountered on the day, the long wait for this wedding was well worth it. My day started in High Bickington, where I met with Gary and his best men, Toby...
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Sadie & Chris Engagement shoot, Instow Beach

July 28, 2014  •  Leave a Comment
Sadie & Chris (& Dougie!) Engagement Shoot, Instow Beach I finally met Sadie and Chris on Instow Beach a while back for their engagement session, which we previously had put off a few times due to bad weather. Along with their newborn son, Dougie, we began the shoot and after 10 minutes, switched to photos of just Sadie and Chris. They are gett...
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Sarah & David wedding, Fox and Hounds Country Hotel, Chumleigh

July 17, 2014  •  Leave a Comment
Sarah & David Wedding, Fox and Hounds This was my first wedding at the Fox and Hounds Country Hotel and it certainly didn't disappoint. I arrived around 9.30 to catch bride to be Sarah in the London Salon getting her hair done. She was in good spirits and looking forward to her big day. Then it was back to Sarah's room, where along with her brid...
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Kirsty & Alastair engagement shoot, Instow Beach

July 07, 2014  •  Leave a Comment
Kirsty & Alastair engagement shoot, Instow Beach I've been so busy lately with weddings and engagement shoots, I've not been able to keep up with my blog, so I plan on posting quite a bit in the coming weeks to try and catch up! Kirsty and Alastair are getting married later this month and a short while ago, we met for their engagement shoot on I...
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Frances & Mark wedding, Ocean Kave, Westward Ho!

June 16, 2014  •  Leave a Comment
Frances & Mark Wedding, Ocean Kave, Westward Ho! I've known Frances for a few years now, ever since she became my son's babysitter and it was lovely to hear when she and fiancé Mark announced they were engaged! I was also delighted when she asked me to photograph their wedding. They chose the wonderful wedding venue of Ocean Kave for their spec...
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