SMH PHOTOGRAPHY Wedding Photography Cheshire from a photography team you can trust

About Us

Highly sought after Cheshire based husband and wife wedding photographers Steve and Sandra Hargreaves love weddings and love photography.

Known for their stunning wedding photography, gorgeous bridal portraits and the ability to capture those precious, timeless, genuine moments in the most natural and authentic way. They both love to have fun and keep things really relaxed when photographing weddings and this is how they ensure they get the very best images.

With Steve (ASWPP - an accolade which is only held by less than 10% of UK wedding photographers) as the main photographer and Sandra as the more candid photographer you are assured that the story of your wedding day will be told in the most beautiful and natural way. Steve & Sandra genuinely care about every couple they photograph and this shows in their images and in the wonderful
testimonials they constantly receive from happy brides and grooms along with real weddings published in County Brides magazine.

Steve and Sandra would love to be a part of your special day and to be able to capture the memories that will mean the most to you for many years to come. Please do get in touch soon to let them know about your wedding or special moment in your life.
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Steve has always been into photography as far back as he can remember, loves gadgets, loves to push himself with new techniques and loves a challenge - he's also the technical one (read the geeky one) with all the latest and greatest camera equipment. When not photographing weddings or portraits he can often be found sat in front of his large dual screen Mac editing the wonderful images that he and Sandra have just taken ready for proofing - oh and he also loves coffee, which comes in really handy for those late night editing sessions :)
Sandra loves taking photos and even as a child was often to be seen with an old camera with her wherever she went - she's also the emotional one, often being taken along with all of the wonderful emotions of the wedding day. She loves to help people and when not busy with the camera is often found at weddings helping with the brides dress, putting on the button holes for the boys and generally being a good egg :) Oh and of course she designs all of our wonderful albums as well!
Steve & Sandra are extremely proud that SMH Photography has been invited to be a Best of British Weddings member, a very selective, invitation only group of some of Britain’s best wedding suppliers. Our member page can be viewed here
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Steve Hargreaves ASWPP is a fully qualified member of the SWPP (the Society of Wedding & Portrait Photographers) and the BPPA (British Professional Photographers Association) who awarded him an Associate Qualification – an award which is only held by less than 10% of UK wedding photographers.
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SMH Photography is also proud to be one of the few approved professional photographers used by Bentley Motors for commercial commissions.
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SMH Photography is also proud to be shortlisted in the Wedding Industry Awards for the North West region. The Awards will recognise and reward excellence in wedding suppliers across 19 categories, both regionally and nationally. More than 2000 wedding suppliers entered the Awards and more than 22,500 recently married couples voted for their suppliers and we are really pleased to be shortlisted in the North West wedding photographer section - a huge thank you to all of our previous Brides & Grooms who we have had the pleasure of working with who voted for us.
Thank you for visiting and we look forward to hearing from you.

Steve & Sandra
Steve Hargreaves ASWPP
SMH Photography Ltd
6 Webbs Lane
CW10 9DN
T: 01606 737366
M: 07977907689
Studio Portraits
SMH Photography offer a portrait service for every occasion to enable you to capture that special moment in your life. This can be at our fully equipped home studio in Cheshire or in the surroundings of your choice.

We also offer Boudoir Confidential photo shoots, these can be a sexy gift for that person you love or just a fabulous treat for yourself - go on be indulgent, you won't regret it.

Family portraits can be either formal or informal and for any occasion; a special birthday, christening, engagement or a special gift to yourself or for that special person in your life.

If you would like to find out a little more about portrait sessions please have a look at our portrait gallery for sample images and if you are interested in one of our fabulous Boudoir Confidential studio sessions then please take a look at our boudoir gallery for sample images from previous shoots.
Commissions / Events
We are pleased to discuss any photographic requirements that you may have. Please do not hesitate to contact us with your requirements and we will be pleased to quote you by return.
Stock Photography
A wide range of our images have been sold and are now featured on

To view a selection of our stock photography please click on the Alamy link.
Personal Work - Landscape Images
Both Steve & Sandra (time permitting) love the great outdoors and have photographed in some lovely locations throughout Scotland, the Lake District and Wales. Lots of these images have been sold on to publications through agencies such as Alamy. A selection of these can be seen in our Landscape gallery. The majority of our landscape images are available to purchase as prints in various sizes. Please contact us for further information and prices.
SMH Photography
Steve & Sandra Hargreaves
6 Webbs Lane
CW10 9DN