A Top Wedding Photographer in Birmingham

Based in Birmingham, Paul specializes in wedding photography

Paul is a top wedding photographer in Birmingham. He provides a creative and sought-after style of candid photography to weddings, engagements, elopements & events in Birmingham, the West Midlands, and the UK.

He has over twenty years of photography experience with every type of wedding ceremony and venue. Regardless of how or where people marry, Paul takes photos that reflect peoples' personalities. And moments that tell a story of the day.

Paul has won numerous international photography awards. As a result, he is ranked among the best wedding photographers in the world. His work has also been featured in many top bridal publications and online wedding guides.

The University of Birmingham awarded Paul a Ph.D. in Psychology, where he now teaches. His research has been presented throughout the world and is published in many top academic journals.

Paul is also a keen 35mm film photographer. He uses this format for travel and street photography and its aesthetic appeal. Check out his film work at lomography.com.

Paul Pope

Awards / Recognition

  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, 2019.
  • Official Photographer, House of Lords, 2006-08, 2010-11, 2018.
  • Photographer of the Year Finalist, English Wedding Awards, 2016.
  • One of the finest Birmingham wedding photographers to capture your big day! Zankyou Weddings, 2016.
  • Multiple Masterpiece Awards, Wedding Photojournalist Association, 2014.
  • Masterpiece Award, Wedding Photojournalist Association, 2013.
  • One of the UK’s best wedding photographers, Perfect Wedding Magazine, 2012.
  • Highly Recommended Wedding Photographer, Wedding Ideas Magazine, 2010.


Rock My Wedding • Your West Midlands Wedding Magazine • Perfect Wedding Magazine • Wedding Ideas Magazine • You & Your Wedding • Easy Weddings • CoCo Wedding Venues • The English Wedding Blog • Ready or Knot • WOW Our Wedding • Zankyou weddings


  • How to take award-winning photos? University of Birmingham, 2019.
  • Core module lectures, University of Birmingham, 2002-Present.

One of the best wedding photographers in Birmingham to capture your big day!

Happy Couples Say

Thank you for helping us feel so relaxed on such a hectic day. You were willing to go with the flow and join in the fun. Every photo was beautiful, and the album is second to none. A true professional.

Sarah & Tom

Paul, the photos are amazing!!! You were wonderful and made us all feel very relaxed. You have created a wonderful set of memories.

Abby & Darren

We would not hesitate in recommending Paul to capture those special moments on what is a very stressful day. A friendly and accommodating service from inquiry to album collection.

Frances & Adam

Thank you so very much for the personal attention you gave us prior to the occasion and on our special day. You have captured our personalities perfectly!!!

Diana & Bill