Freelance Wedding, Event & Field Sports Photography

Edward Lloyd Owen is a leading British society photographer, specialising in weddings & events, but able to photograph across a number of different disciplines. He is also an expert in image husbandry, content generation, digital consultancy & marketing, strategic communications, public relations and web design.

Based in Hampshire in the United Kingdom, and working internationally on a wide variety of commissions, be it weddings in the Balearics or Hampshire, a 21st birthday in Monaco Yacht Club, heli-skiing on a Swiss glacier, a stalking party in Scotland or sailing and partying on the Côte d’Azur, Ed can help wherever and whatever your photographic requirement.

As a Captain in the British Army, Ed also leads a ‘Combat Camera Team’ in operational military theatres. Consequently, expeditions to field or hostile environments present no problems – indeed, are relished.

So, if you are planning a sortie to the Antarctic, a mountaineering expedition to South America or a motorcycle jaunt from HK to London and have a photographic, planning, management, logistical or PR & media requirement, drop Ed a quick message to discuss the art of the possible.


Click the button below to view photography portfolios:

The All-Rounder

From weddings and events, to food, portraiture, the military, interiors and rural sporting pursuits – Ed is an all-rounder when it comes to taking a photograph. Have a look at his portfolios to see for yourself:

Wedding Photography

With now over 100 weddings and a decade of experience to his name, Ed is first and foremost a professional wedding photographer.  If you are still looking for your photographer for your big day, look no further…

Books, Albums & Design

Not only can Ed take photos for you, but he can also he curate, archive and make best use of your own photographs, be they digital, old prints, old photo albums, retouching or even negatives.  If you’ve got a question, click the button to find out more about Ansel & Fox.

Digital Photograph Albums

More than just a photographer…

Ed has been working as a freelancer in media environments for over 15 years and has developed a deep knowledge and experience of strategic communications planning and implementation, public relations, media relations, graphic design, photography, web design, digital marketing, event management and social media.

As an Army officer, he also assured at leading teams in the UK or abroad to plan, manage and deliver any project from start to finish.

If you need someone creative, who makes things happen and gets stuff done to run a project, lead an expedition or be part of a team, get in touch.

Photography Types

Below are the main categories of photographic commission that Ed undertakes – please click on the relevant image to find out more depending on what you need…

Ed has photographed all kinds of shoots for all kinds of clients in all kinds of places.  His portfolios are forever being updated and revised – it is a never-ending task! – so please do have a look by clicking on the type of photography above in which you are interested.

If you cannot find what you are looking for or are interested to know if Ed can help you on a. photographic commission, please get in touch to discuss the art of the possible; the chances are that he can!


If you are happy with your photographs, I would appreciate it so very much if you put those happy thoughts into words and send them to me (or even write me a review on my Google business profile!)… They really do mean the world to me!

Here are a few very lovely things said about me by some very happy clients:


Ed runs a Print Shop in case there might be something you’d like to hang on your wall, including this sensational image of Brancaster Staithe in Norfolk… a certain impoverished photographer would be hugely grateful for your patronage!


Rescuing Images From Digital Darkness

Ansel & Fox is a business built in response to the question Ed is constantly asked by clients with regard to how to best manage and organise large photo archives – the usual answer is with care, a lot of time and more than a touch of OCD!

It became increasingly clear that most people don’t have the skills, time or patience to be 100% organised about their photos, and so Ed set about offering a solution to this problem.

So, whether it be digitising old photographs or photo albums, converting old negatives, editing some images, or creating beautiful photograph albums or books for a holiday, a party or even a loved one’s life, Ansel & Fox will be able to help you get it done.

Please do visit the website and if you’ve got something on which you’d like our help, just drop us a quick line.