Hello, I'm Rebecca
I collect indoor plants and pretend my kitchen is a garden. I'm a terrible cook, but I love to look at recipe books for the pictures. I'm constantly inspired by travel and nature. I was lucky enough to spend most of my twenties living in the Middle East, visiting destinations such as Oman, Jordan, Turkey and Beirut, and now, living in the UK, I'm so pleased my job allows me to continue to travel and meet new people.
In 2005 I started my career working on British VOGUE's website as the Picture Editor and then moved on to head up the picture desk on Dubai's leading women's fashion title Harper's Bazaar. Working for eight years in the media industry eventually gave me the confidence to launch my own photography company, and in 2014 A Thing Like That was born.
Hello, I'm Heather
I love the outdoors, people and travelling in my big red van! There’s nothing better than parking up, turning on the heater and bunkering down with a good cup of tea! When I’m not off in the van I am playing in the workshop with wood or in the fields with the dogs on my partner’s farm in West Wales.
I am 23 and I have recently graduated from Photography for Fashion and Advertising from the University of South Wales, Newport. I currently live in South Wales and shoot weddings and commercial work all over the UK.
My photographic approach is easy going, laid back and un-staged which always results in beautiful natural images of you and your guests and all the little details at your wedding.
What you want...
Before you book, it's important to make sure we are a good fit. If you are looking for a photographer who will shoot endless amounts of posed photos of your friends and family, a photographer who uses a lot of flash, is bossy towards guests and sticks out like a sore thumb, we're probably not the right for you. If you favour beautiful and natural, documentary photography that you can look back on in years to come and remember the exact emotion you were feeling at the time, please read on.
"I don't feel comfortable in front of a camera" is what we hear from about 50 per cent of couples who email. That is absolutely fine. You don't have to be a model to look good in photos. We're looking to create natural, unposed images that don't look forced, cheesy or awkward. We won't make you do anything you're not comfortable doing. We're here to capture the moments that make the story of your day - the groom's face as he sees the bride for the first time, the smiles exchanged between two people who have just said their vows; we'll be there to catch that. I try to be as unobtrusive as possible, but at the same time we're very friendly and approachable!