Planning your wedding morning for a stress free wedding
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Planning your wedding morning for a stress free wedding

Planning your wedding morning takes a lot of stress out of your wedding day. When I’m photographing weddings, the day begins in the morning with the bridal prep. I’ve put together some planning tips to help make things run smoothly. Choosing a location If you can stay onsite at your wedding venue, it saves travel…

Wood Hall Persian Wedding | Nazila and Mo
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Wood Hall Persian Wedding | Nazila and Mo

When I first met Nazila and Mo, they explained that they were both Iranian and their wedding would be following some Persian wedding traditions and be a little bit different to my usual weddings. One of the biggest differences was that the bride and groom would be arriving at Wood Hall wedding venue together by…

Yorkshire wedding Photographer | Ali & Mat
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Yorkshire wedding Photographer | Ali & Mat

A Reet Good Yorkshire Wedding Alison and Mat planned for their Yorkshire wedding to reflect their local area, to show Ali’s friends and family from her native Essex the beautiful part of Yorkshire they live in and I was delighted to be their Yorkshire wedding photographer in my home town of Baildon. Upon arriving at…

Leeds Marriott wedding | Kirkstall Abbey wedding | Emma and Andy
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Leeds Marriott wedding | Kirkstall Abbey wedding | Emma and Andy

Emma and Andy met while working at the Worth Valley Railway with the vintage steam trains and diesel engines, so it was only fitting that their wedding day followed with the vintage transport theme. Involving a magical mystery tour to their Leeds wedding venue and Kirkstall Abbey wedding photo backdrop. Vintage bus My journey began…

Woodlands Leeds Wedding | Hannah and Matt
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Woodlands Leeds Wedding | Hannah and Matt

Woodlands Leeds wedding venue is a favourite of mine and I was really looking forward to returning to photograph Hannah and Matt’s wedding there. The Calverley Arms Hannah, her mum and lovely bridesmaids had stopped at The Calverley Arms the night before, enjoyed a meal and a couple of drinks at the 19thcentury inn and got…

Oakwell Hall wedding | Gemma & Gareth
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Oakwell Hall wedding | Gemma & Gareth

I was super excited to be photographing Gemma and Gareth’s Oakwell Hall wedding on Good Friday. I had previously photographed weddings at Oakwell Hall Country Park, Birstall in the Hall of the Elizabethan manor house. Because of this I was well aware of the extensive gardens and grounds beyond, but this was my first visit…

Smoke bomb wedding photography Yorkshire
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Smoke bomb wedding photography Yorkshire

In the quieter months, I like to learn new techniques so I can be the best wedding photographer I can be. I experiment with new techniques and perfect them so I have something I can competently use when a suitable time arises in a real wedding situation. I had heard mentions of smoke bombs wedding photography and thought…

The Old Swan Harrogate | Dave and Dan
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The Old Swan Harrogate | Dave and Dan

My first visit to The Old Swan Harrogate was exceptional. It’s a superb venue just outside the centre of Harrogate, with impressive architecture full of Victorian splendour and impeccably furnished. Getting ready David and Daniel opted for a black tie themed nuptial celebration, befitting of the venue. Upon arrival, both the Penthouse ceremony room and…

Choosing a wedding photographer
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Choosing a wedding photographer

We live in an age where we have so many choices, choosing a wedding photographer can be a difficult task. The main differences between each photographer are style, personality and pricing. Choosing a wedding photographer – Styles There are lots of different styles of wedding photography. If you want minimal posed photographs, look for reportage…

Taitlands Settle wedding photographer | Vicky and Rob
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Taitlands Settle wedding photographer | Vicky and Rob

I was ecstatic to be asked to be Vicky and Rob’s wedding photographer as they were such warm, friendly people and their wedding venue, Taitlands was a favourite I had been desperate to return to. Rob and Vicky’s fun Taitlands wedding Taitlands is an exclusive, luxury wedding venue near Settle in the Yorkshire Dales, with…