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My name is Magdalena Mahdy and I welcome you to Love That Smile Photography – creative and vintage wedding and newborn baby photography. I’m a professional photographer capturing two of the most important days in your life – your wedding and the birth of your newborn baby – throughout Essex, London, the UK and beyond.
Bringing together those cherished moments of love and pure emotion through photography, inspires me the most, and is the main reason I became a photographer in the first place. The memories I capture can be quirky and fun, or beautiful and romantic – this is your day and I’ll be your “eyes” during that day. Let me be a part of your adventure, and in return I’ll take you on a journey with me and my photographs.
Both my wedding and newborn photography style is natural, creative and reportage documentary – photographing real moments as and when they happen throughout the day. Combined with a modern and playful post-editing finishes off my vintage-inspired signature look.
Are we a perfect match for each other? Well, there is only one way to find out, so please feel free to explore my site to find out more about me and what I can do for you on your big day. There is nothing more important than you feeling connected and comfortable with me and my photography.
If you already feel that spark between us, great! Why not simply say hello and get that first date booked into our diaries to get to know each other. I’d love to hear about you and your story.
Your photographer and storyteller,
Kind words from my clients…
“...I LOVE your pictures!...your pictures are creative and natural… and every penny worth! You have exceeded my expectations. PERFECT!”
Ayla & Ekrem
“Those [photos] are absolutely amazing!! Wow - thank you so very much!”
Caroline & Richard (and baby Joe)
“...sincere thanks for doing such an amazing job with the photos from our wedding. You have truly captured the day perfectly and exceeded our expectations. Watching the video, it brings all of the memories of what was a perfect day flooding back to us and we will always treasure these photos. I love how you captured the magical feeling from the day and the love of our friends and family...you are so easy to get along with and made us feel so comfortable having our photos done...we will book you again in the future, once we start our family.”
Daisy & Adam
“Awwwww Magda we love you!!!...Magda, we are absolutely lost for words, we love love love what you have done with the wedding photos, the video you have provided has left us and our family in tears the last few days. Thank you so much!”
Kat & Luke
“Wowsers now I really am spoilt!! Thanks so much for all your hard work on our wedding day - you are an amazingly talented photographer and above all... a new great friend too!”
Sophie & Adam
“That gift box is so so so beautiful!!! I absolutely love it. Thank you so so so so so much!!!...It's perfect :) Thank you again for sharing our day with us. Everyone has said how fabulous the pictures are and I will send out the link today for the extended family and friends! xxxxxx”
Becky & James
“...very emotional! Thanks Magda, you have been a very important part of our wedding - without YOU it wouldn't have been the same!”
Yvonne & Daniel
“...You had me in streaming tears from the moment I started watching that slideshow...It’s just wonderful. I loved seeing things I had not seen or known about & some of the angles in which you shot were amazing especially the ones of us on our own. I just love these. We look so in love and relaxed.”
Stephanie & Mat
“We just wanted to say how happy we are with the pics! The video had us sobbing!! You really done us proud, we couldn't have picked anyone better!”
Emily & Dan
“Oh Magda, they're beautiful thank you so much. I cried. It's so lovely to relive the day!”
Ally & Simon
“The results speak volumes...Everytime I look at the images I smile. Every photograph captures each and everyone of us just how we are...they are fun, natural and warm.”
Amanda & Tony (and baby Samuel)
“THANK YOU I LOVE THE PHOTOS! You captured the essence Magda and stayed true to who we were with natural shots, thanks for your work on this.”
Faryal & Juan
“The photos are amazing!!! We absolutely love them!!! I've forwarded your details on to loads of people who are getting married, I cannot begin to explain how happy we are.”
Rhia & Dean
“Magda, thank you so much! We are literally bursting with happiness at this moment. Thank you for capturing our day so perfectly! ...And as you can probably guess, we cried our way through the video!!...our wedding photos are simply a dream come true!! Really, truly, thank you!”
Nikki & Paul
“...the photos are stunning...As well as being a professional photographer, you felt like a friend that we had known for years. The results are absolutely amazing! Thank you, thank you, thank you!”
Lisa & Luke
“Wow we have just watched the slideshow thank you so much it’s amazing!! It really does tell the story of our day which is lovely. Like the music you chose too :-) Can't wait to share with our friends and family!”
Gemma & Matt
We cannot begin to convey our gratitude to you for the great memories you have captured on our special day.
Thanks to you we will never forget the emotions and the happiness on all our friends of the day and families faces. You really are one special photographer. I cannot say thanks enough. "
Jo & Neil
“Thanks so much! We watched the slideshow last night and we absolutely love them!! Can't wait to show our family and friends. Just want to say a big thanks for being part of our day! You were wonderful throughout the entire day and so pleased you were our photographer!”
Amber & Adam
“The pictures are absolutely gorgeous - thank you so so sooooo much.. They're amazing and so much more than we thought they would be (in a good way!!). Thank you so much!!”
Ellie & Dale
“Thank you so much for capturing such beautiful images at such a special time in our lives! We are blown away and anyone who sees them absolutely gushes! You must be a baby whisperer as our 10-day old daughter was really relaxed and happy with you...I absolutely LOVE these pictures….Thank you so much for your hard work.”
Semi & David (and baby Millie)
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