Natural, fun, creative wedding photography in Staffordshire, West Midlands & throughout the UK

Hello! Welcome to James Merrick Photography! I’m James, an all round creative documentary photographer based in Eccleshall, Staffordshire. I photograph weddings across Staffordshire and the West Midlands and tell the visual story of your special day.

I would describe my style as, natural and fun with my creative background shining through too! I love to photograph happy people, people smiling, having fun, relaxed with nothing forced. I look forward to meeting with you and capturing some awesome moments you can look back on forever.

Recent favourites

 “…we have only had a sneak preview so far but what we have seen is incredible! James is a genuinely lovely guy and his work is outstanding. We honestly can’t thank or recommend him enough!!” 
Mr + Mrs Bailey, Stone, Staffordshire.


I pride myself on telling the visual story of your special day. A wedding photographer should blend in with your guests capturing all the special moments, from the tears, to laughter to crazy dancing, I’ll make sure you can relive it forever.

I would love to hear more about your wedding day and your plans so on head over to my weddings page and send me a message using the form at the bottom of the page.

Whilst I primarily photograph weddings, I love to photograph families and couples especially engagement shoots, they are a great way for us to get to know each other before the big day! 

Have a little look around my website and you’ll find out all about me and see all of the latest couples I have photographed in the Journal. My wedding price packages can also be found here.

I also love to work with various different clients offering Commercial photography in Staffordshire. This can fall under many different areas such as food, interiors, lifestyle, products and portraits.

Let me bring you brand to life! Head over to the contact page and drop me a message! Let’s work together on something.

I hope to hear from you soon!


“A very professional, creative photographer with an amazing eye to spot the most stunning, eye catching detail. You don’t just get a photo, you get a photo that shows charm, appeal and character.”

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