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Top Wedding Tips for Better Getting Ready Photos

I can’t count the amount of brides I’ve had who originally opted out of having the getting ready photos only to reconsider having them the night before the wedding, and it ALWAYS makes me happy when they ask me to come and photograph it. I find documenting the getting ready photos or the bridal prep to be a really important part of the day. It not only leaves you with fab photos of you and your bridesmaids before the day gets super hectic, but it also gives me a chance to get to  ...

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Haselbury Mill Wedding – Somerset Wedding Photographer

Mel & Mikes Haselbury Mill wedding in Somerset was so much fun to be a part of and full of personality, just like them. I’d been extra excited for this wedding ever since their engagement session in Weston-super-Mare. It was quite possibly the most gorgeous and hottest day of the year, which meant they were able to hold their ceremony outside – I love outdoor ceremonies – and they had their reception in the beautiful Tithe barn complete with M&M’s and  ...

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Melanie + Christian | Somerset Wedding Photographer in Cheshire

I always love going back up North for a wedding, especially Cheshire. I met Melanie and Christian a year before their wedding date and the big day came around so quick. It started off as a lovely dry day but quickly after the ceremony turned into a huge downpour and thunderstorm (which I secretly loved!) resulting in some really cool photographs! They both got hitched in the supremely gorgeous St Mary’s Church in Eccleston and held their reception in the village hall. Here’s a  ...

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Portraits

Weston-Super-Mare Engagement Shoot

Mel & Mike had their pre wedding shoot in Weston-Super-Mare as it’s a special place for both of them. We got super lucky with the weather, probably being the first real day of warmth this year but the wind on the pier was insane. After getting watery eyed and blasted by the wind, we took some photos in the arcade. Mel told me that the photoshoot wasn’t what she expected, that she didn’t realise all she had to do was hang out with Mike and have a laugh. Which is totally  ...

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