Episode 16 – Hollie & Patrick Mateer 

In this episode we welcome husband and wife photography duo Hollie & Patrick Mateer. Yorkshire based photographers Hollie & Patrick were named our photographers of the year in 2021, winning a huge 14 awards! Recently winning The Wedding Industry Awards (TWIA) national title, numerous This is Reportage (TIR) & Fearless awards, they are amongst the best documentary wedding photographers in the UK. Last year Hollie was named in Rangefinder magazines 30 Rising Stars of wedding photography. It was a huge pleasure chatting chatting to Hollie & Patrick about their style, how they work together and how they capture so many award winning photos. 

We Discuss;

  • Working as a duo 
  • Entering / organising and selecting images for awards
  • Hollies Rangefinder Rising Star Award
  • Being parents, juggling breastfeeding and wedding photography 
  • Speaking at and attending events and the importance of community 
  • Taking inspiration from your own family and other art

Members Only Content;

  • Marketing, leads and where does this duo get so many enquiries from? 
  • The Wedding Industry Awards (TWIA), after winning the national award and then judging, we discuss the awards and what they did for their business
  • Work life balance, juggling shooting A LOT of weddings with family and down time

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