Welcome to Captive Photography

Wedding Photography in Surrey  

Natural, light, unposed photography capturing the real day.

Wedding Photographer

Natural Wedding Photography

Newborn & Baby Photographer

Natural photography of your newborn baby in your own home

Natural photographs that capture life's moments...

As a storyteller, Jo captures images of the everyday in authentic moments.  Jo’s photography documents your story and lets it be told.

Jo Hughes formed Captive Photography in 2004, and as one of the best known Surrey photographers she has now worked at most of the luxury wedding venues across London and South-East England and with many local businesses and families. Jo’s natural photography style captures heartfelt and relaxed images, her photographs turn the tiniest moments in life into something remarkable & unforgettable

Wedding and Newborn Photography in Surrey & South of England.

Wedding Photography

Are you a bride or groom planning how to remember the best day of your life?

Newborn Baby Photography

Are you new parents wanting to capture your baby’s precious first weeks of life?

Together we can capture the memories you want safely saved forever...


reminding you of an event, a detail, a time, a moment…

Natural Photographer

Jo combines the spontaneity of documentary photography with a small amount of direction to ensure you are in the best light for the most flattering photos – nothing too staged and posed – all your images will have a natural and fresh feel.

Spontaneous Moments


Jo's success as a professional photographer is as much about her ability to capture the spontaneous moments, as it is about her passion to make you feel relaxed. Her easy going nature and subtle guidance will get the best from you and create natural and relaxed photography. Your photographs will turn the tiniest moments in time into something remarkable and remembered forever.


Beauty is so often found in ordinary moments. Jo's photography aims to tell your story by capturing the experiences felt in life - whether that be representing the values of your small business, recording forever the love felt at your wedding, or marvelling at the serenity of your newborn’s first days.

If you are planning your wedding, or the birth of your baby, get in touch to reserve the date.

Get in touch today for availability & detailed pricing.

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Professional wedding, newborn and small business photographer in Surrey. I look forward to chatting about how we can work together…  contact me for an informal chat!