Let me start, on a personal note, by saying that I’ve been photographing weddings professionally since 2003 and I have never missed a wedding in that time, been late for a wedding or had any major disasters. In fact I’ve photographed a wedding with a recently fractured elbow, during the onset of a mild […]
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For me, this is a prime example of the type of image that I’m seeking out at every wedding. It’s an “inside” view picture, way beneath the surface of what was superficially going on. I can pretty much guarantee that nobody else even noticed this moment but to me, kneeling on the floor and […]
I have photographed during the wedding day at the Botanical gardens on a couple of occasions and am about to do so again! If you are looking for a unique spot for your pictures and fancy having a bit of time out on your wedding day then read on – this post gives you all the information you will need.
Most wedding photographs now come to clients in digital format and, whilst it is of course common to have prints made by your photographer as well, many couples also opt to print the images themselves. With so many pictures and large files and different formats this can be a confusing and time consuming exercise. This blog post aims to make life a bit simpler!
Copyright over wedding photos is an issue that couple’s are frequently concerned with. Even though it can seem a bit complicated and confusing it really comes down to common sense, trust and understanding between the photographer and clients. In this post I have a go at making the whole issue of copyright simple and clear!
Getting natural wedding photos is a priority for many couples and success is a combination of choosing the right photographer and having the right approach when planning the day. This post is all about how to get the planning part right to allow the natural emotion of the day shine through in your wedding photographs.
Another picture from a recent wedding that I just love. It’s not super glamorous or dramatic but it just sums up a moment and offers a great commentary on what was happening at the time. These types of images are the ones that, when you look back in 20 years time, will be the most potent and valuable.
I’m getting asked to photograph the gentlemen’s wedding preparations more and more frequently. This is great for me and allows me to create a set of images with a little more variety. There’s obviously a few logistical considerations to be taken into account on the morning itself but the resulting images are well worth it!
Tiny little moments of quiet, loving glances and fleeting interactions are often what can be most telling at a wedding. They are often hidden in the cracks between the cake cutting and the confetti and all the loud and exciting bits. They are there at every wedding and these are the moments that are most important. have a look at some examples of quiet and small moments from Amy and Will’s intimate Cambridge wedding.
So, imagine the scene as , minutes before it’s time to leave for her wedding Vicky (the bride in the picture) realises that the zip on the side of her wedding dress is stuck. And I don’t mean just a bit stuck I mean fabric rippingly, sewing kit and scissors out in a panic stuck! […]
17 instantly actionable techniques that you can use today to start saving money and getting your wedding budget back on track. Each technique has a step by step guide to help you through and make saving money on your wedding as easy as possible.
There’s a lot of old baloney written about weddings. Some of it is old wives tales, some of it blatant commercialism and some of it just down right lies! Don’t get me wrong I do love a good wedding but this blog post is about five of the top lies that are around about your wedding that might just ring true!