Newlywed grooms standing next to each other in suits at their gay wedding in Twickenham London

A Beautiful Gay Wedding at York House

Marcus and Jake celebrated their special day at the exquisite York House in Twickenham, a historic stately home nestled in the heart of Richmond upon Thames, London. With its picturesque grounds and grand architecture, York House provided the perfect backdrop for their wedding festivities.

The ambiance of the wedding was wonderfully relaxed and joyful, reflecting the personalities of the couple themselves. Marcus and Jake, who have been together for an impressive 13 years after meeting on Tinder, radiated happiness and love throughout the day. Their fun-loving spirits shone through in every aspect of the celebration.

One of the standout moments of the day was when the couple, dressed impeccably in complementary suits of blue and cream, exchanged vows surrounded by their closest friends and family. Despite a slight hiccup with the flower arrangements, which arrived just in the nick of time after a humorous ordeal with an Uber driver, the ceremony was a beautiful testament to Marcus and Jake's enduring bond.

As their documentary wedding photographer, I had the privilege of capturing the genuine emotions and candid moments that made Marcus and Jake's day so special. They opted for a mostly documentary style of photography, allowing me to discreetly document their day as it unfolded. From the heartfelt exchanges during the ceremony to the laughter and joy shared during the reception, every moment was a true reflection of their love story.

What sets my photography apart is my background in portraiture and street photography, which allows me to capture the essence of each individual and the atmosphere of the event in a unique way. For Marcus and Jake, I wanted to ensure that every photograph told a story and evoked the same emotions they experienced on their wedding day.

"Gary was absolutely amazing, and we wouldn't hesitate to recommend him to others. We hired Gary to photograph our wedding in Twickenham and can't thank him enough for all of the hard work he put in for us - he really helped put us at ease. We're thrilled with how the photos turned out and he was so nice to deal with."

—Marcus and Jake

Being a documentary wedding photographer is not just about taking pictures; it's about capturing memories that will last a lifetime. It's a responsibility that I take seriously, and I strive to exceed my couples' expectations with every shot. My goal is for them to barely notice me there as I document their day authentically, allowing them to relive the joy and excitement for years to come.

For future couples considering my services, I offer a blend of intimate documentary-style shots and timeless formal portraits, ensuring that every aspect of their wedding day is beautifully captured. Ultimately, a wedding is not just about two people coming together; it's about the love and connection shared among family and friends—a celebration of life's most precious moments.

Wedding Photographer Gary Williams


If you're looking for more than just posed photographs, if you want your wedding day to be documented authentically, capturing real emotions and heartfelt connections – then you've found your documentary wedding photographer. Get in touch and let's create memories together. If you want to know more about me, click here.