Professional Wedding Photography
Child Portrait Photographer
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Professional Portrait And Wedding Photographer

I am Peter Nutkins, the award-winning specialist portrait and wedding photographer whose positive, professional, friendly approach helps you to both relax and gain greater confidence in front of a camera.

I live in Derbyshire, but provide photography services across the UK.

Professional Portrait And Wedding Photographer

Your Portrait And Wedding Photographer

I help people just like you create precious memories. Whether it is your wedding day or portraits of you and your loved ones, you want photographs that radiate just how beautiful you really are. Memories that you revisit time and time again, but will outlive us both and become a treasured heirloom for generations to come.

I have detailed the three main aspects of my work under the headings below Portrait Photographer, Wedding Photographer and Business Photographer.


I am a professional portrait photographer who works on location. I provide studio style portraits in your own home or favourite location. I bring the backgrounds, props and lights to your home to create a mini studio, yet in the comfort of your own surroundings. If you are looking for lifestyle portraits or outdoors photographs then this is also easily achieved.

Your Experience Is Unique To You

The portrait photography experience I provide is for the more discerning client. Most of my clients are hard working and busy people who value very special memories of their loved ones and also expect the highest quality service and products. No two sessions are ever the same. We work around your schedule, at your speed to get the style and look that you would like.

You want beautiful portraits accompanied by exceptional service. From start to finish you have me with you every step of the way. You expect professionalism, creativity and style from your portrait photographer to provide you with your portraits to treasure for a lifetime.

"I want my children and grandchildren to remember me how I am right now."

Wedding Photographer Derby

Your Wedding Day

Choosing your wedding photographer is a very personal experience. You will be entrusting them to capture the happiness, romance and enjoyment of your special day. Creating lasting memories that you and your loved ones will look back on for generations to come.

Preparing For Your Day

Every couple and their wedding day is unique, so in the run up to your wedding day I'll work closely with you to ensure that we have everything covered. I do like to attend the venue before-hand (ideally with you both) so that we can get a feel for the photographs that you would really like. I also like to attend your wedding rehearsal to meet your wedding party and the minister, priest or officiant who will be marring you.

Every collection that I offer is centred around a bespoke wedding Album. All your wedding photographs will be available to for you to download and share via a unique secure online gallery.

Business Photography

As a highly skilled, technical and innovative commercial photographer, I will effectively portray the key message behind your business by constructing a visual identity through the use of powerful images. All work is inclusive of post-production of images, which are supplied in high-resolution jpeg format unless specified otherwise. Images will be transferred via unique secure online gallery.

My business photography services include headshots and personal branding, event and conference and website and print images. All work is based on quotation first, as I like to assess how long each job will take to give you a realistic outcome for your budget.

Please contact the studio for a no obligation bespoke price.

Client Reviews

"[I was concerned] I wouldn’t look good in photographs. .. it didn’t come true, Peter was very professional and put me at ease through the whole was a fun yet professional experience, you feel like you are in a studio and really feel at ease." Craig Clarke

"[I] had a great photo shoot for my two boys with Peter Nutkins Photography. He worked brilliantly with the boys and even got them to sit still!! He gave them time and made them laugh. A thoroughly good experience with Fantastic photos as a result. Would recommend his services to everyone!" Jane Willmott

"Peter is a real professional who took time to understand our needs, exercised real creativity and left us with a set of excellent images that we are proud to include in our promotional materials. I would highly recommend Peter to business colleagues, family and friends." Ron Lynch, Regional Director, Institute Of Directors East Midlands

"Peter took the time to help me find my confidence again in front of the camera. I have now received my final edits... and I'm simply blown away by them. I love them so much" Emily Turrini

"Your work is outstanding and the experience throughout the photoshoot is amazing." Nicole Dabkiewicz

"I am amazed and quite overwhelmed with the exceptional quality and atmosphere you’ve captured” Sophie Leach

"Wow!!! I had the absolute pleasure of having my first shoot with Peter today. He is one of the most talented, professional and creative photographers that I have ever worked with. He is also extremely kind and was very easy to get along with!...Thank you so much again, Peter, for an outstanding shoot. Peter is highly recommended by me! :) x" Princess TW

“The photos are so beautiful. Thank you so much. They turned out better than I imagined and you captured exactly what I wanted.” Rebekah Walters

"He is extremely professional, easy going and friendly. A very talented photographer who will provide you with some lovely images." Kate Reynolds

"I really love the pictures, thank you!" Bethany-May Smith

“A photographer who is not only seriously talented, but also a genuine, kind person” Gemma Hadley

"Really enjoyed today myself and I love that shot... really shows a fun side and shows the dress off to its best for sure." Zoe Margo

"Thank you for the Photo book it is beautiful. We all love 💖 it and appreciate your effort for bringing it to our house yourself" Ola Odiete

"I had a brilliant shoot with Peter in my home recently. He was very polite and easy to speak to... He made me feel very comfortable and confident while we where shooting... the results are amazing. I highly recommend Peter and look forward to working with him again" Abbie Winn

"Peter photographed my 10 year old daughter (Itallia) to build her portfolio for modelling/acting. The knowledge that Peter shared with Itallia about getting the right pose for different pictures, was absolutely incredible. I know Itallia will use the information Peter gave throughout her career. We were so pleased with the pictures and the time spent on them. We can’t thank Peter enough. I would highly recommend this professional photographer to anyone. Thank you again Peter." Leanne Peat

"What a truly wonderful experience! I had a fantastic time. I was looked after from start to finish. Peter is a friendly, kind and professional man and he is so creative. I have seen some of the photos so far and I’m blown away at how great they look. I can’t wait to see more!" Elle

"I am amazed and quite overwhelmed with the exceptional quality and atmosphere you’ve captured” Sophie Leach

Peter Nutkins: Professional Portrait Photographer serving the UK

109 Birches Lane, South Wingfield, Alfreton, DE55 7LZ