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Bournemouth wedding photographerWho to tell you’re engagedUpdated 19 Feb 2018

Who to tell you're engaged
If you're reading this there's a fair chance that I should be saying "Congratulations"! So, who do you tell that you're engaged, and in what order? Before you let the world know the good news via Facebook or Twitter you might want to let a few people know personally. Why? Because families matter - believe me, they do! Nowadays it's tempting to share everything i[...]

Dorset wedding photographerAdvice on wet weather weddings7th Feb 2018

Advice on wet weather weddings
Wet weather weddings Every Bride's nightmare? Well, perhaps, but it need not be the cause of sleepless nights. Let me give you my advice on how to deal with a wet weather wedding day. Over the years, I've seen my fair share of wet weather weddings. From days where there's been the odd shower. To days where it's just seemed to rain incessantly. I know that[...]

Dorset wedding photographerHappy New Year – weddings14th Jan 2018

Happy New Year - weddings
Well, I guess I should wish you all a very Happy New Year, even if the weather’s not particularly been pleasant over recent weeks (courtesy of Storm Eleanor!).   I know that I say this EVERY January, but I really don’t know where the past year’s gone! Hardly had a chance to put pen to paper (well, fingers to keyboard anyway) and no Blog posts about the [...]

Dorset wedding photographerLoupedeck Lightroom Editing Console | Initial review19th July 2017

Loupedeck Lightroom Editing Console | Initial review
OK, so apologies to Brides or Grooms checking out my Blog for the latest weddings. This post's for photographers! :) Loupedeck Lightroom Editing Console All photographers, including us wedding photographers, spend a HUGE amount of time at our computers. No-one hands over images as they were shot. We spend days culling and editing the images we shoot. White[...]

Dorset wedding photographerAre weddings getting out of control?13th July 2017

Are weddings getting out of control?
There was an article recently on the BBC website where the following question was debated: Are weddings getting out of control? Over the past couple of years there’s been a change in the wedding industry. Couples moving away from simple, intimate ceremonies. Increasingly, couples are choosing to splash out even more on their wedding day. Multiple bridesmai[...]

Dorset wedding photographerThe Italian Villa Poole – wedding of Danielle and Jamie6th July 2017

Last weekend I had the pleasure of photographing Danielle and Jamie's wedding at The Italian Villa in Poole. No doubt I'll get around (sometime) to blogging about it properly! But, in the meantime, here are a few sneak peeks from their special day ..... Blog post: The Italian Villa Poole - wedding of Danielle and Jamie

Dorset wedding photographerHow to avoid expensive wedding photography3rd July 2017

How to avoid expensive wedding photography
It's been a while since I've posted due to various reasons, but I hope to be back "on track" soon. Lots of weddings to share with you! In the meantime, this caught my eye this morning. How to avoid expensive wedding photography by hiring professional wedding cameras It's been shared on a Facebook group for professional wedding photographers. The ad is from[...]

Dorset wedding photographerWhy you should not micromanage your wedding vendors18th May 2017

Why you should not micromanage your wedding vendors
That's the interesting title of a recent article posted by Brides.com. In it, they explain why you have to put your trust in the professional vendors that you've hired for your wedding. Intriguing, but they've failed to include photographers in their list! The article points out that on your wedding day, your goal should be to behave as guests of honour. You should[...]