We are Cathy and Frankie, an Irish couple living in Barcelona for 17 years.  We are bringing our joint creativity and visual skills together to make the perfect team for you wedding photography.

Somos Cathy y Frankie, una pareja irlandesa que vive en Barcelona desde hace 17 años. La combinación de nuestra creatividad y habilidades visuales hacen el equipo perfecto para las fotografías de su boda.  


Cathy Loughran

photographer / designer

Frankie Malone

photographer / designer
Cathy has an extensive professional portfolio that is rarely found in the world of wedding photography.  She has been a photographer for over 25 years and has travelled the world with her work.  Her photos have been published in newspapers and magazines all over the world.  She is the recipient of very prestigous prizes including Young Photographer of the Year in Britain (The British Picture Editors Guild) and The Tom Hopkinson Memorial Bursary (The Independent Newspaper, London). Cathy´s photos have been published in books including World Press Master Class, 10 years.  10 Women for the Freedom of Press ( Reporter Ohne Grenzon). Cathy has also freelanced for The Irish Times, The Independent (London), The Miami Herald, The Times (New Jersey), Liberation (France) and The Sunday Tribune, (Dublin). Cathy recent clients include Facebook, FC Barcelona and Apple Music.
Cathy es fotógrafa profesional desde hace más de 25 años y ha viajado por todo el mundo con su trabajo. Sus fotos han sido publicadas en periódicos y revistas de varios países. Ha recibido premios de gran prestigio, entre ellos el de Joven fotógrafo del Año en Gran Bretaña (The British Picture Editors Guild) y The Tom Hopkinson Memorial Bursary (The Independent Newspaper, Londres). Las fotos de Cathy se han publicado en libros como World Press Master Class,  10 años, 10 Mujeres por la libertad de prensa (Reportera Ohne Grenzon). Cathy también ha trabajado como freelance para The Irish Times, The Independent (Londres), The Miami Herald, The Times (New Jersey), Liberation (Francia) y The Sunday Tribune (Dublín). Los clientes recientes de Cathy incluyen Facebook, FC Barcelona y Apple Music. 
Frankie has been working in the world of photography and design for over 20 years.  He recently completed a campaign for MNAC Museo Nacional d´Art de Catalunya where he designed all of the adverstising campaign for their recent exhibition “Liberxina”. In Dublin Frankie worked for the leading sports photography agency INPHO where he led the picture desk as the photo editor. He has a very artistic style of photography and is amazing with details which makes him a great second shooter for the bigger weddings that need more that one photographer.  When Frankie is not working on photos he is editing the weddings in photoshop and Lightroom.  He also designs the wedding books, the slideshows and the couples very own logo! 
Frankie lleva más de 20 años trabajando en el mundo de la fotografía y el diseño. Recientemente trabajó para el Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya (MNAC), donde diseñó toda la campaña de publicidad para su reciente exposición “Liberxina”. En Dublín, Frankie trabajó para la principal agencia de fotografía deportiva (INPHO), donde dirigió el equipo de fotógrafos y trabajó como editor de fotografía. Frankie tiene un estilo de fotografía muy artístico y es increíble con los detalles, lo que lo convierte en un excelente segundo fotógrafo para las bodas más grandes que necesitan más de un fotógrafo. Cuando Frankie no está trabajando en las fotos, está editando las bodas en Photoshop y Lightroom. ¡También diseña los libros de boda, las presentaciones de diapositivas y el logo de la pareja de novios!

"A Breathtaking Destination Wedding in the Heart of Catalonia" - Una increíble destination wedding en el corazón de Cataluña

Cathy’s work has enjoyed plenty of exposure in the world of photo journalism but also within the wedding publications world.  Here is a featured wedding from Zankyou Magazine. Some of her other publications include:

  • Caroline & Steve

    “Oh my God we absolutely LOVE the pictures. They are simply amazing and you have captured every emotion and minute of the day!  Thank you so much…I think they’ve been viewed by half of the county at this stage! 
    (to view Caroline & Steve´s pictures click here)

  • Hannah & Matt

    “Thank you thank you thank you!!!! We love them! They are amazing! you are a star! Thank you from the bottom of our hearts!  You have done such a brilliant job of capturing the day! Wow wow wow!!!  x”
    (to view Hannah & Matt´s pictures click here)

  • Richelle & Kyle

    “Words cannot describe how blessed we are to have had your talents to share with our family and friends.  We are so very happy with these amazing prints!  Thank you Cathy for not only spending some great time sharing barceloneta / old Barcelona with us but also capturing our relationship with your lens and eye 🙂 
    We have already printed so many cannot wait to show our family and friends in a small gathering the end of the summer.  Thank you.”

  • Jo & Justin

    Our book arrived yesterday, so we spent most of last night browsing through all the photos again and again.  We absolutely love it!  You couldn’t have done a better job for us, thank you so so much.
    We love the photos more and more every time we look at them.  Cathy has such an incredible eye for fabulous shots – and we are just so pleased that we chose you as our photographer.  We have many incredible memories from our day and our photos are a wonderful representation of them all.  Thank you again, with very best wishes, Jo and Justin
    (to view Jo & Justin´s pictures click here)

  • Amy & Mike

    “We received our wedding album thank you and we absolutely love it!  Thank you so much, the photos look amazing, you captured the whole day beautifully and we feel so lucky to have these pictures to cherish for years to come.”
    (to view Amy & Mike´s pictures click here)

  • Matt & Jim

    “Thanks Cathy.  The pictures are beautiful!!!  They really capture the spirit of the event perfectly.  We are really enjoying the pictures.  Thanks so much.  We really love your work and everyone who has seen the pics has raved about them.  It was a pleasure working with you!”
    (to view Matt & Jim´s pictures click here)

  • Caroline & Richard

    “Hi Cathy.  These are amazing! We’re extremely happy with them and they are exactly the reason why we wanted you to photograph the wedding! I think I’ve looked at the website about 20 times today 🙂  We received it late last week – it is perfect! Thanks to you and Frankie so much for all your hard work and interest, we could not be happier.  There are so many people here in Cayman who are so impressed with the work that you have done and keep asking us how to get your services! It is better than anything they have ever seen 🙂 Caroline”
    (to view Caroline & Richard´s pictures click here)

  • Tiffany & TJ

    “We got the pictures – got to look at them together last night and are in LOVE with them!!  We are soo excited to download some and gift them as Christmas gifts.  We are so proud to show these off to all of our family and friends and feel extremely lucky to have met you.  Thanks for keeping the memories of our wedding alive.  Tiffany & TJ”
    (to view Hannah & Matt´s pictures click here)

  • Dagny & Pal (www.scandinavianchic.com)

    I got the pictures, and they’re beautiful!  they’re absolutely stunning! Can’t wait to see more (and will definitely use these for the blog)

  • Elif & Hayim

    Thank you again so much for documenting our “elopement” in such a beautiful and sensitive way.  We both LOVE the photos!! You have certainly captured the essence of the day.

  • Isabelle & Jared

    Thank you so much for sending the photos, they are awesome. I have to take some more time to really look through them carefully 🙂
    Thank you so much.

  • Hilde & Vidar

    I LOVE the pictures!!! Wow – amazing! THANK YOU! Hilde 🙂 

  • Karen & Frank

    We received our photos on Friday and absolutely love them. Thank you so much. There are so many good ones to choose from.  Thanks again for everything, if you ever need a recommendation please use us.

  • Crissy & Michael

    We received our DVD today.  The pictures are absolutely beautiful.  What an amazing job that was done by you both.  We are so excited to have them and be able to share them with those that could not be there.


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