Matthew Rycraft Award Winning Liverpool Wedding Photographer SWPP print Competition

Accreditations & Awards

In 2019 Matthew was chosen to become UK Ambassador for Permajet & in 2016 chosen as a Phottix Lighting UK Ambassador. A major achievement in his career and testament to the quality of work Matt produces.

2022 SWPP Speaker

2023 & 22 Wedding Photojournalism Photographer of the Year Finalist

13 SWPP Prestigious Print Awards over a 3 year period to 2023

2020 Ranked TOP 100 Wedding Photographers by SLR Lounge

2021-19 Ranked TOP 50 Wedding Photographers in the UK

2019 & 2018 English Wedding Awards Finalist

2019 3x SWPP Print Awards 2018 1x SWPP Print Award

2015-2017 WINNER of Wedding of the Year 3 Times in a row

2016 Silver Award WPPI

Over 12 Magazine Front Covers

Countless Wedding magazine Publications

Top 100 UK Wedding Photographers

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.



Exclusively covering 15 weddings per annum

During the year I exclusively cover 15 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.