Wedding photography Blog

Dorset wedding photographerMum’s laughter – I love this picture5th February 2016

Mum's laughter - I love this picture
The beauty of documentary wedding photography is the way in which, if done properly, it captures the emotions and events of the day. This image is another from Tash and Will's wedding last year at Northbrook Park in Surrey. Before the wedding breakfast everyone was relaxing, having a drink and chatting. Everyone except me, of course! There's no time to relax [...]

Dorset wedding photographerBlack and white wedding photography?3rd February 2016

Black and white wedding photography?
Anyone who's met up with me, either at a wedding fair or a consultation, knows just how much I love black and white wedding photography. Most of the work that I deliver to clients is in colour, but some images are delivered in black and white. Why? There are some who think that black and white's old-fashioned. After all, wasn't it the first type of photography tha[...]

Bournemouth wedding photographerWhy you need wedding insurance27th January 2016

Why you need wedding insurance
If you're a regular reader of my wedding Blog, you'll know that this isn't just about showcasing my wedding photography. I truly believe that with my years of experience of photographing weddings across the country I can provide some guidance to couples as they plan their wedding day. Information which can help you make decisions and possibly highlight some issu[...]

Dorset wedding photographerWinter wedding at Sopley Mill25th January 2016

Winter wedding at Sopley Mill
On Saturday I had the pleasure of photographing Lauren and Nick's Winter wedding at Sopley Mill. They actually had their ceremony at the beautiful little Church up the track from the Mill. Then it was back down the hill for warming mulled wine and the wedding reception. No sneak peeks I'm afraid, Lauren and Nick will be the first to see their photographs. Howeve[...]

Bournemouth wedding photographerParty Time – I love this picture22nd January 2016

Party Time - I love this picture
If you've read the pages on my website or browsed through the Blog, you'll know that I love capturing candid moments. Documentary wedding photography. To me, wedding photography is about capturing people and emotions, not endless series of photos on the shoes or the details. They're important, but to me, not as important as people. Most of my work appears in col[...]

Bournemouth wedding photographerBeach Weddings Bournemouth – Spring wedding20th January 2016

Beach Weddings Bournemouth - Spring wedding
Sitting here in the office on a very cold and wintery day, it's nice to look back through last year's weddings and pick out some of the highlights. Today we're taking the time machine back to April for Lucy and Wayne's celebration on the beach. Beach Weddings Bournemouth - Spring wedding It's always great to get back to the beach for the first wedding of the season.[...]

Bournemouth wedding photographerShould you ditch wedding traditions?14th January 2016

Should you ditch wedding traditions?
My Facebook news feed has been lit up like the proverbial Christmas tree in the past couple of days. Wedding photography Facebook groups are buzzing and people are getting, well, kind of annoyed. The reason? It’s an article that’s been published in Vogue. Someone, who’s obviously out to create a stir (which they’ve certainly managed to achieve) has written about w[...]

Dorset wedding photographerWedding venue review – Hotel du Vin Poole12th January 2016

Wedding venue review - Hotel du Vin Poole
For the next in my occasional series about places to get married in Dorset, it's just a quick trip a couple of miles down the road. Welcome to my latest wedding venue review - Hotel du Vin Poole. The Hotel du Vin's a lovely period hotel set amongst the Old Town of Poole. It was originally built in 1776 as the Mansion House, a name that it kept until a few years[...]