a bride having her makeup done while everyone gets ready behind her

Wedding Preps – Why I Love This Wedding Image

Wedding Preps I’ve posted a previous blog about bride’s getting ready, but I love this image for a very different reason. This image, for me, is about a few things, chaos, calm and layers…. Wedding Day Chaos For me as a wedding photographer in Sussex, chaos is a part of every wedding day. Sometimes it’s…

a bride & groom on their wedding day at Rivervale Barn

Rivervale Barn wedding photography – Kate & Chris

Rivervale Barn wedding photography – Kate & Chris I shoot quite a few barn weddings throughout Sussex and Hampshire, but few venues come up to the standard of Rivervale Barn. Set on the banks of the River Blackwater in Yateley, it feels a million miles away from anywhere else, so private and peaceful, just what you…

a wedding at Farbridge

Wedding Day Reactions – Why I Love This Wedding Photo

The Recessional Usually the recessional, when the bride & groom are married and are leaving the ceremony, is a fairly sedate affair. Most couples walk down the aisle while friends & family clap & congratulate them. However, at Lizzie & David’s wedding, I got this shot of them as they started to walk back down…

bride laughing as she gets ready at Horsted Place

Getting Ready – Why I Love this Wedding Photograph

Getting Ready Why I Love this Wedding Photograph   Starting the Wedding Day I always start the wedding day excited, despite having been a photographer for over twenty years! The bridal preparations are possibly my favourite part of the day, with the anticipation and high expectations. A bit like going on stage, once I have my…

groom waiting for his bride at the altar

Waiting – Why I love this Wedding Photograph

Waiting Why I love this Wedding Photograph     Waiting for his bride I see this moment at most weddings, everyone reacts differently waiting for their bride to enter the church for the ceremony, but sometimes it is less the groom’s reaction & more the wedding guests around them that can be interesting. Sam’s brother…

same sex wedding both grooms on the balcony of their hotel

Institute of Contemporary Arts wedding – Harry & Victor

Institute of Contemporary Arts wedding – Harry & Victor What happened on the day? Harry & Victor’s Institute of Contemporary Arts wedding, started at The Mondrian Hotel with, what else, but champagne from Fortnum & Mason! I walked in to what was a mini party. Harry’s best man James, his wife Nicola & Sara, Victor’s best woman were…