Smiling and laughing bride and groom wedding photo at Middleton Lodge Yorkshire wedding

Wedding Photographer in York, Yorkshire & the Lake District

Hello & welcome! A huge congratulations on your engagement - it's awesome that you're here and considering me to shoot your wedding! I'm Stewart, a wedding photographer in York, Yorkshire, and the Lake District. I'm lucky to shoot incredible weddings all across the North of England and beyond, meeting lovely loved-up couples! I'm a natural wedding photographer, taking pride in producing natural, bright & airy and colourful photos. My aim is always to have fun when I work, and show off your wedding in a creative and modern way.

Bride and Groom leaving church with confetti in Darlington Church Wedding

"Throughout the wedding day Stewart was so friendly & kind to everyone, he spent time chatting to our friends and family and everyone commented on how lovely he was and how lucky we were to have him! Stewart really contributed to how amazing and perfect our wedding day was, he’s a lovely and genuine person & we cannot reccomend him highly enough! Not only did we have our perfect wedding photographer, I am proud to say we have also made a friend for life!" Becky & Duffy

Take a look at Becky & Duffy's wedding here!

York, Yorkshire and Lake District Wedding Photographer Stewart Barker

A little bit more about me...


You're going to be spending one of the biggest days of your life with me! So I think it's super important for my couples to know as much as possible about their photographer! I'm a super friendly Yorkshire lad that loves to chat about all-sorts! I always end up as an honorary member of the wedding party by the end of the night. I get on with pretty much everyone, but you'll be my best buddy if you love food, dogs or Marvel! I'm a huge nerd and my super power is definitely administration! I help lots of couples help plan different parts of their wedding day. Whether it's the schedule, or finding trusted wedding suppliers. I've always got ideas and suggestions to make your wedding day even more awesome

Bride and groom wedding photo embracing in front of Peak District valley view

Why Choose Natural Wedding Photography?


Natural Wedding Photography is the most faithful representation of your wedding day. I totally understand and appreciate all of the effort that goes into planning your big day. The little details and wedding favours you've stressed over. The hilarious running jokes. The friends from Australia who you haven't seen for a year. Your adorable grandparents who helped raise you. Bringing together two families to celebrate your love. All of these things make your wedding one of a kind. For me, the only way to truly document a wedding day is with natural wedding photography. Capturing real reactions - laughter, tears, hugs, awkward dad dancing and all!

Bright and airy wedding table with a pastel bouquet, rustic wooden table, cut figs and white cloth at The Fig House Middleton Lodge