Tags archives: Advice for Brides

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 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 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[...]

Dorset wedding photographerNeed help with planning your wedding?29th Mar 2017

Need help with planning your wedding?
Planning your wedding can be an absolute nightmare. So many things to be done. Decisions to be made. SO many choices. The question is  - where to start? Well, I can't offer a full guide, but if you're trying to plan a wedding and would like some hints and tips about different elements, I may be able to help. Advice for Brides On my site you'll find m[...]

Dorset wedding photographerUnplugged weddings – should you have one? Part 221st Feb 2017

Unplugged weddings - should you have one? Part 2
A couple of months ago I posted about why you might want to have an unplugged wedding (click here to check it out). Today I'm looking at the flip side, why it might not be fair to ask people to put away their cameras. Points "against" unplugged wedding Your wedding day’s the only day in your life that will be fully documented. By your photographer and your guests. E[...]