Simon Atkins was one of the first to develop the wedding photojournalism style in the U.K. He has been photographing weddings for seventeen years following a successful career as a newspaper photojournalist. Based in Northamptonshire and covering the whole of the UK, Simon captures the unrehearsed moments at weddings which create unforgettable photographs.
Simon is inspired by street photographers such as Alex Webb and looks for images which are different from run of the mill wedding photography.
Having photographed over 1000 weddings, Simon is one of the most experienced wedding photojournalists in the country.
Award Winning Photos
The Wedding Photojournalist Association proudly recognizes the accomplishments and creative excellence of Simon. The following awards have been earned by Simon from the WPJA. These achievements come with great merit considering the high level of competition that a member faces in the contests.