Birmingham Portrait Photographer

Hi, I am Raphael a Birmingham-based visual storyteller, capturing the natural, authentic and treasured moments, of your life’s most significant events. 

From my studio in the heart of Birmingham, I weave tales of Love, Heritage and legacy through the lens of Modern Portrait Photography. 

A mother and daughter portrait with the little girl squeezing moms nose in delight and causing her to laugh with her eyes closed, shot in a Birmingham Photographer

Portrait Photography

Driven by a passion for capturing more than just, moments, I shoot portrait sessions to document your personality, your journey, and your lineage.   Each session is an opportunity to delve into the depths of personal stories and preserve the wonderfully unique aspects of you and those who belong to you.

Precious connections to people you love are best seen in a relaxed and comfortable environment.  That way, your family can simply be yourselves.  Studio shoots with me are therefore fun and at times, spontaneous!  Laughter then is genuine, touches and embraces are familiar!  The end result will be, that you will have a beautiful, authentic record of you and your loved ones, preserved and to be enjoyed for years to come!

As a Birmingham Portrait Photographer, I shoot studio Portraits, Couples and Family Portrait sessions.  But I also shoot environmental portraits with the city of Birmingham as a backdrop.

A father and son portrait with the son standing and leaning onto his fathers shoulder as he sits with both looking to the camera
A family Portraits setup of 10 family members seated and looking to camera
A studio portrait of a leaping ballerina, seeming to fly in the air with arms straight behind and a pointed toes into blackness
Birmingham Portrait shoot of a family sitting staggered to camera all wearing black
An individual shot of a young girl looking to camera against a sparkly backdrop with a little wind blowing through her hair

Raph is an incredibly talented and creative photographer with a fantastic eye for detail for capturing the right mood in all sorts of settings. He made me feel relaxed straight away and I was over the moon at the results of my shoot!

Alison Elson

Wonderful image of the bride with her veil flowing behind her and groom at dusk walking silhouetted at the top of a hill with a tree providing an outline

Wedding Photography

Your wedding day is a chapter of your love story and I shoot in a way to document it with honesty and creativity. With a keen eye for detail and a dedication to storytelling, I capture the natural, candid moments that define your special day. 

With beautiful images, from the tender exchanges of vows to the joyous celebrations with loved ones; the smiles, tears and everything in between, I ensure that you can happily relive these moments for years to come.  

A Black Country wedding for Jadon and Anjana was a fitting testimony to their young love story.  Much to the delight of their family and friends, this was a day of emotion, excitement, and elegance.

Shot of the bride and groom at Ruskin Park

A London Wedding always has the potential for a little something special with its history, culture, and landmarks.  For Arthur and Jessica however, there was nothing needed, more than the two of them and their guests.

A spring wedding at The Belfry Hotel, just, the perfect location! Despite the poor weather leading up to the wedding day, the sun came out and shone, at what appeared to be, its most glorious!  This was a special day for Shane and Georgia and a wonderful day for family and friends.

Headshots and Personal Branding

Are you an Actor, Musician, Business Owner, SME or digital entrepreneur?

In addition to portrait photography, I  specialize in headshots and personal branding services, tailored to individuals and businesses alike.   Your brand is a narrative, and a reflection of your values. With strong, relevant imagery specific to your brand ethos, we’ll craft visuals that resonate deeply with your audience and leave a lasting impression.

For somone who is camera shy, Raphael accomodated greatly using his expertise and creativity.

M Ahmed

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Birmingham Portrait Photographer  – View my latest work

A Hogarths Hotel Wedding for Chris and Lotte

A Hogarths Hotel Wedding for Chris and Lotte, was the perfect location for the coming together of friends and family for a very special day.

The Job Seekers “Hope” – Launch of the Suited for Success Bus

The Job Seeker’s “Hope” – the launch of the new employment bus for Suited for Success, will be used to help the unemployed across Birmingham and the Midlands.

A Worfield Village Hall Wedding for Josh and Emily

A Worfield Village Hall wedding reception, for Josh and Emily, completed a wedding day that emotionally, had everything. Excitement, tears, happiness and laughter, romance, and plenty of dancing!

A London Wedding for Arthur and Jessica

A London Wedding always has the potential for a little something special with its history, culture, and landmarks.  For Arthur and Jessica however, there was nothing needed, more than the two of them and their guests. 

A Black Country Wedding for Jadon and Anjana

A Black Country wedding for Jadon and Anjana was a fitting testimony to their young love story.  Much to the delight of their family and friends, this was a day of emotion, excitement, and elegance.

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