Love Among Other Things — also known as the creative Matthew Parkes — is an artistic, professional wedding photographer servicing Melbourne. Matt boasts a crisp, light, emotive style of photography, 17+ years of experience within the wedding industry, and unique, modern ideas and techniques. For an easy-going personality, tailor-made packages, and exquisite visual keepsakes — look no further!

Matthew Parkes of Love Among Other Things brings his 17 years' worth of wedding industry experience, artistic eye for detail, and natural creative flair to the table! If you're after crystal clear, bright, emotive images that encompass the heart and soul of your connection as a couple, you can't look past Matt! With a love for incorporating the world's beautiful natural surroundings, you can expect nothing less than breathtaking, unique results. Matt offers couples fantastic tailor-made packages, a relaxed approach, and plenty of laughs to go around. 


What you'll love about working with Love Among Other Things for your Melbourne wedding:

  • Stunning, clear wedding imagery.Matt boasts a beautiful clean style of photography, with emotive, candid compositions and gorgeous, natural colouring. You'll be able to feel every emotion of the day when looking back over your wedding photos. 
  • Easy-going, creative approach. You will feel instantly at ease around Matt and his natural flair for capturing unique, heartwarming photos. Whether you're a natural in front of the lens or a little camera-shy, Matt will have you forgetting the camera is even there! Matt encourages you to contribute as many ideas as you like and is eager to give anything a go. He enjoys pushing the boundaries of photography. 
  • Tailor-made packages. Matt strives to design his services around one goal: flawless execution on your wedding day. He will listen to your individual needs and custom-design a package to suit you. 


Highlights of working with Love Among Other Things Melbourne: 

  • Creative wedding photographer
  • Gorgeous, crisp, light wedding photographs
  • Crystal clear quality 
  • 17+ years of experience within the wedding industry 
  • Tailor-made packages 
  • Easy-going, relaxed approach 


About me then... well I love what I do, it's a pretty joyous day with what is always a beautiful couple getting hitched and I get to share in it! I love making people smile and laugh, I get to do the same thing too. Having recently gotten married my self I find I'm just thrilled to be part of a special day in a way that lasts a lifetime, and I get to do this every weekend too :)

Matthew Parkes

Business Owner



Service Area Melbourne



Most packages are turned around within 2-3 weeks of the wedding for just images only, but printing can take 2-3 months depending on how speedy  selections are finalised and issued to the print house

No problems, we can run you through what typically gets taken on the day and give you an idea, but of course we can find out what matters to you the most, and make sure that we capture it on the day!

My Mother would like to say it was her influence growing up, but now my wife insists its because of her presence and wit that it flows forwards :)

8 reviews 5.0 Write a Review

March 2024

Matty was amazing. He went above and beyond to make our day special

Nicola C.

December 2023

Let us just say that Matt was fantastic! So quick to think on his feet, super friendly and easy going. Matt was very professional and organised and helped make our day stress free and seamless. The photos we received are of high quality and incredible. We have, and will continue to recommend Matt to our friends and family. Thank you Matt. Best decision we made for wedding photography!

Brent S.

November 2023

As soon as my wife and I made our first contact with Matt we knew that we were in great hands. Matt is an excellent communicator and always made sure to keep every interaction, from email and phone call to in-person as personable and professional as possible. This was such a relief, especially considering how much planning a wedding takes. As we got closer to our wedding, Matt made sure to reach out to help organise a rough plan for the day. This provided us a massive confidence boost knowing that Matt was all over it. On our wedding day we found Matt to be such a joy to work with, he made sure everyone was comfortable and gently guided all the moving pieces to ensure he got the best out of everyone while also making sure that everything felt natural. Overall, Matt was absolutely the best! Highly recommended!

Tarik A.

August 2023

Matt was amazing to work with. He made us feel at ease on our special day which you can appreciate with all the nerves. He captured some really lovely images which are just priceless. Matt, thank you so much for our beautiful photos you made our day extra special and we are forever grateful.

Tina G.

April 2023

Matt did the most incredible job at capturing the feelings, emotions and love of our wedding day. Everyone who has seen the photos has commented at how great the photography is. He was fantastic on the day, having fun our bridal parties, de-stressing our parents and making sure he captured the most precious moments. I would recommend Matt to anyone!

Ashlee A.

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