Matthew-Rycraft-2020-Wedding Magazine Front Cover

Award Winning Liverpool Wedding Photographer

In 2022 I was so honoured to be chosen for wedding photojournalism photographer of the year finishing in the top 3.  Being the most Awarded Liverpool Wedding Photographer also ranked in 2020 as one of the TOP 100 wedding photographers in the UK.

2019 was also a fabulous year being chosen as one of the Best TOP 50 Wedding Photographers in the UK with Go hen, as well as winning 4 Print awards in the 2019 SWPP London Print competition.  I have won wedding of the year 3 times in a row & continue to strive for the very best in wedding photography in the North West of England.


Accreditations & Awards

In 2019 I was chosen to become UK Ambassador for Permajet & in 2016 chosen as a Phottix UK Ambassador.  A major achievement in my career and testament to the quality of work I produce.

2022 Wedding Photojournaslim Photographer of the Year Finalist

2022 SWPP 5 Print Awards Including 1 Gold
2020 TOP 100 by SLR Lounge
2019 Ranked TOP 50 Wedding Photographers in the UK by GoHen
2019 & 2018 English Wedding Awards Finalist
2019 3 x Print Awards SWPP
2018 1 x Print Award SWPP
2015-2017 WINNER of Wedding of the Year
2016 Silver Award WPPI
Over 10 Magazine Front Covers
Over 40 Wedding magazine 

Top 100 UK Wedding Photographers

Award Winning Wedding Liverpool Photographer

During the year I exclusively cover 40 weddings a year and run photography workshops in between those dates.  My instagram stories feed is a great way of seeing behind the scenes from weddings live, during a wedding day.  There’s lots of inspirational footage where I also talk through my wedding images I submit for photography awards.  Detailing the before and after edits.  This is a great way to get to know me and my style of wedding photography.  But also what makes an award winning wedding photographer and award winning photograph.

I’d love to chat weddings with you, pop into our Southport Studio for a glass of bubbly or beer anytime for a chat.