Photographer Tom Hartley for wedding photography, portraits, animals and country life commisions throughout the Cotswolds, Gloucestershire, Oxfordshire and Home Counties

TOM HARTLEY Photographer

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Country Life

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"The photographs are totally brilliant – you captured our day perfectly, and now we have the most amazing memories forever."

Stephen and Suzanna Walters, Berkshire

"You worked tirelessly and captured the true essence of the event- people are requesting copies left, right and centre."

Sophie and Patrick Groenendal, Sussex

"Our wedding was going to be a special and personal day. We wanted a photographer who understood that instinctively but would also do his job.....

"Tom was brilliant with us and our guests, and he produced a memorable collection of wonderful and happy photographs."  

Sam and Ali Butler, Oxfordshire

"The planning beforehand was really brilliant, and you got some fabulous original shots – long to use you again."

Marsha and Nick George, Henley on Thames

"Such a glorious photograph capturing a very happy moment, we were so lucky to have Tom taking pictures that day."

The Hon Mrs Rupert Legge, Wiltshire

"The first friend that I showed your pictures to asked for your details so that she could book you to photograph her children too."

Catherine Burke, Oxford

"This one picture of Sam really shows his real character – the sensitive musician."

Anne Civardi, London

"Tom’s pictures show my children as they really are- high spirited and cheeky – with a couple of sensible ones to show Grandma."

Catherine Chichester, Gloucestershire

"This picture of Denny is my absolute favourite and hangs in pride of place in my rogues gallery."

Charmian Green, Warwickshire

"Tom combines his great knowledge of country sports with his photographic skill and sharp eye to capture 'the moment' – I have commissioned him on several occasions and always been excited by the results."

Ben Holland-Martin, The Overbury Estate

"You clearly managed to capture Teasel exactly as she was - no other photos come close - thank you so much."

Fleur Chant, Warwickshire

"Tom was such fun to work with and quickly caught the true character of Dogga."

Foni Shann, Leicestershire


"We spent three days shooting with Tom and he shot our entire range of furniture without a single hitch and, even more importantly, with excellent results - very professional."

Jon Madely, Gloucestershire

"I have bought over 30 albums from Tom over the last 10 years and they are always faultless in their quality and delivered on time."

Maya Adcock, London

"You have perfect understanding of the countryside, and a real talent for catching true, stunning images – it was good fun to work with you."

William Bently, Oxford

"Tom has been specially making extra large albums for me for the past 10 years – he is the only supplier of these and they are exceptional quality, yet the cost is very reasonable."

James Lindsay, Oxfordshire

"Thank you for your photographs of our house La Huerta El Noque in Spain  - they have made a huge difference to our website, about which we get continual compliments." 

Edward Wood, Dorn

" You seem to have a natural ability with a camera and your understanding of the country means that you are in the right place at the right time -  a great combination for great results."

Sam Butler, MFH, Warwickshire

"I just love this photograph; you have perfectly captured my beloved puppy Peggy Sue -it is a shame that she will grow up. Brilliant."

Katha Wood, Gloucestshire

"Tom - thank you for your professional, kind and creative manner on our special day; unique everlasting moments captured by you that will stay with us for the rest of our lives."

Christian and Polly West, Leicestershire

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"Tom - not only are you a wonderful photographer but you also had a great way with us and all our guests; you captured the occasion perfectly - thank you so much for everything that you did."

Adam and Tania Dorrien - Smith, Gloucestershire

"Thank you so much for our wonderful photographs  and album - they absolutely captured the day and are far better than expected !  We loved your company on the day and would recommend you to anyone- you have done an amazing job, thank you."

Rob and Lucy Barnes, Berkshire

"To say we are happy is an understatement - we are over the moon with both the photos and the album. We were so impressed with your planning and creativeness - you made sure that the balance between spending time with our guests and taking photos was just right and because of this we were able to fully enjoy the day and also have great memories. Brilliant!!"

Chris and Kirsty Harris, Suffolk

"Thank you so much for the fantastic photographs you took, you were wonderful and the whole process seemed so natural. You were extremley patient with a very large and disorganised family!! The albums are incredible - well done."

Richard and Jemima Hannon. Wiltshire

"You helped to make it a very special and memorable occasion for us on our wedding day: were are thrilled with the final photos which really capture the excitement and anticipation we were experienceing at the time.

We also have had many of our friends and family commenting on how unobtrusive and easily you became part of the wedding."

Ben and Amy Blunt, Norfolk

"What beautiful photographs! Thank you for being so fantastic all round on our wedding day - great planning and guidance throughout.

We can't wait to fill your beautiful embossed album with the hundreds of photos.

Charlie and Tessa Gifford, Berkshire

"Tom appears to have a natural ability to capture a dog's character very quickly"

Angus Barnes, Exmoor Sporting, Devon

"It is great to see Archie working

"This picture of a Sika deer camouflaged in its woodland habitat was ideal for the article I was commissioned to write."

Claire Wright, Four Shires Magazine

" Your photographic portrayal of my grouse moor has made the most wonderful coffee table book - I am absolutely thrilled."

Richard Kelvin-Hughes, Northumberland

"Tom's numerous photographs of the Warwickhire Hunt have been the mainstay of the annual hunt calendar for several years now."

Franny Digby, MFH, Warwickshire Hunt,

"Thank you so much for all your excellent photographs which look perfect on my new website."

Jeremy Boyd, The Hall Shoot, North Devon

"Tom, thanks for all the evocative photos you took on my shoot down in Devon - your photobook has created a wonderful record of the day."

David Cohen, Vancouver, BC

"Thank you for the picture of my naughty Oscar. The large canvas you did for me has pride of place on my bedroom wall!

Fern Warner, Warwickshire

"It is great to see Archie working on the moor."

Ben Longsdon, Northumberland