Welcome to your local Durham Wedding Photographer!

Situated in Bishop Auckland, I am your dedicated Durham wedding photographer, strategically poised to capture the enchantment of North East England. From the rugged Pennine moors to the exquisite coastlines of Yorkshire, County Durham, and Northumberland, I specialize in framing your special day against these breathtaking backdrops.

Within this picturesque beauty, you’ll discover elegant stately homes, regal castles, and idyllic country houses, all providing a perfect setting for your wedding. As your photographer, I am committed to capturing every heartfelt moment, ensuring they evolve into cherished, timeless memories.

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Embark on this captivating visual journey with me. Contact now to ensure your unique love story is seamlessly woven into the captivating tapestry of North East England’s landscapes by a seasoned Durham wedding photographer.


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Excellent Value
I offer excellent value for money, much cheaper than the big studios.
Personal Touch
Being an individual I have the time to provide you with a personal touch to your photo’s making sure everything is perfect and a 1-on-1 consultation to discuss your requirements. Contact me.
Fully Insured
I am fully insured so rest assured you are in safe hands.
Gift Vouchers
Gift vouchers can now be purchased through my website in the online shop.


Chris Hughes Photography can photograph many events including weddings, christenings, birthday parties and commercial events.  Please find various wedding packages to suit all budgets on the Weddings page.


Absolutely beautiful photographs!  Extremely happy with the service.Jasmin Robson, Customer
Chris recently photographed our wedding party at The Pavillion, Bishop Auckland at very short notice. We are over the moon with the special memories he captured, the pictures are amazing and he was very friendly and put us both at ease straight away.  We would most certainly recommend Chris Hughes Photography and would definitely hire him again no questions asked.Leanne ClarkCustomer,
As well as being very competitively priced and taking some excellent photos he also provided a very professional service, With a meet and greet before and a courtesy call after to check that we were happy with the photos we were definitely impressed and pleased with the service he gave us.. Thanks again Chris.Mark RutherfordCustomer,
In our experience Chris is very creative and above all extremely professional. Highly recommended.Kristofer CarltonCustomer,
Just had my first photo shoot with Chris. He is extremely professional and has a great eye for detail. He made me feel really comfortable during the shoot and I think the pictures are amazing. I will work with him again, anytime...looking forward to it!CaitlynCustomer,
We had a bump shoot and the results were amazing. Can't wait to book up for our wedding! Highly recommended, Chris is very professional and always asks what it is you want.Naomi HardyCustomer,


For captivating images that drive your business forward and advertise your business, turn to Chris Hughes Photography. Whether you need product photography, staff portraits, or advertising visuals, I’ve got you covered.

I offer flexible consultations at your location of choice, capturing your business’s essence. Product photography is available at your premises or my Bishop Auckland studio.

Reach out to discuss your needs and let’s create something exceptional together. Find answers to common questions on my FAQ page.

Empower your brand’s image with Chris Hughes Photography today. Your success, my focus. Contact me today!


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Capturing your wedding memories to treasure forever…







At Chris Hughes Photography, we offer a diverse range of photography services. Our expertise spans from heartwarming family portraits and delightful bump-to-baby photo sessions to captivating pet portraits and dynamic model shoots. Whether you prefer the cozy ambiance of a studio or the convenience of your own home, we bring our artistic touch to every setting.

For a unique experience that embraces the beauty of County Durham’s outdoors, consider an exhilarating outdoor photo shoot. Picture a leisurely woodland stroll with your loved ones and furry companions, or the captivating backdrop of a sandy beach. These natural settings infuse your portraits with an authentic, dynamic charm.

Feel free to browse through our portfolio page for inspiring examples of our photography.

Have questions? We’ve got you covered. Visit our Frequently Asked Questions page.




Family Portraits



Model Photo Shoots

Whether you’re taking your first steps into the world of modeling or are a seasoned pro seeking to refresh your portfolio, Chris Hughes Photography is here to empower your journey. Even if you’re pursuing modeling as a hobby or purely for enjoyment, we invite you to read on.

Dive into the possibilities of a personalized photo shoot, tailored to your preferences. Our offerings extend to diverse styles, whether captured amidst the captivating landscapes of County Durham, within the professional confines of my Bishop Auckland studio, or the familiar comfort of your own home.

Curious to witness the magic? Browse through my portfolio page for a glimpse into the captivating results of my model photo shoots. Ready to take the next step? Contact Chris Hughes Photography and let’s create stunning visuals that define your modeling aspirations.


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Read all about Chris Hughes on the About page.  See examples of work on the portfolio page.  Any questions?  See Frequently Asked Questions and if ready to discuss photography?  Contact me

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