Photo & Video

WHERE IS THE BRIDE?

August 31st, 2015

You invite your closest friends and family to attend your wedding because you want them to share in one of the best days you’ll ever have so don’t disappear off with the photographer for too long. Think back to the last time your were a guest at a wedding and you’ll remember that there were […]

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WEDDING UPSKIRT – PHOTOGRAPHING THE DRESS FROM ALL ANGLES

August 24th, 2015

You’ll hope to avoid an embarrassing wedding upskirt incident on your wedding day but trust me you want a few shots with the dress off! The must-have-dress is your bridal gown. This frock is such an object of desire that you will want to get lots and lots of photographs of the dress. Some perfectly […]

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SHOULD WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHERS EDIT THEIR PICTURES

August 12th, 2015

  Does your wedding photographer need to edit your photographs? If you’re paying £1500 for a photographer to shoot your wedding then shouldn’t they be skilled enough that they don’t need to edit the pictures? One of the reasons that you are paying them a grand and a half is because of their photo editing […]

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DO THINGS COST MORE BECAUSE THEY’RE FOR A WEDDING?

August 11th, 2015

So if it’s for a wedding, businesses put an extra zero on it, right? Wrong, that’s something that brides and grooms believe because the mounting costs of their wedding are driving the budget sky high. There’s no argument that weddings are expensive but the things you pay for aren’t more expensive because they’re wedding related, […]

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SHOTGUN WEDDING

August 7th, 2015

Times have changed. Times have got less traditional, less religious and as a result, less judgemental. That means that it’s ok to ‘live in sin’, more and more people are having children before they get married, which has signalled the end of the shotgun wedding as we know it. It’s highly unlikely to see a […]

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TRASH THE DRESS

July 2nd, 2015

You might be familiar with the trash the dress concept and if you’re not it won’t take long to figure out what it is – the clue is very much in the name. So what happens to the dress after the wedding? The bride sells it on to fuel the second hand bridalwear market, or […]

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SAY YES TO AN ENGAGEMENT SHOOT

June 25th, 2015

This blog post will explain why we believe you should have an engagement shoot. Engagement shoots are more than a wedding trend or fad, they’re the perfect rehearsal for you and your photographer to guarantee the wedding photographs will be stunning. Some people have an uneasy relationship with the camera. You hear it all the […]

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THE WEDDING REGISTRAR WANTS TO RUIN YOUR PHOTOGRAPHS

June 23rd, 2015

Be careful that the wedding registrar isn’t going to ruin your wedding photographs. There are so many things that could ruin your wedding photographs, from technical disasters to drunken relatives but who would have thought the wedding registrar could throw a spanner in the works. It’s because they’re so officious. Yeah I get it they’re […]

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DISPOSABLE CAMERAS ARE DEAD – OF COURSE THERE’S AN APP ALTERNATIVE

June 17th, 2015

Six apps that will let you gather all of your wedding guests photographs in one place, for you to enjoy immediately after the party comes to an end. Say goodbye to the disposable camera, say hello to photo sharing apps. This is a really cool way to see your guest’s wedding photographs straight away. You’ll […]

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VINTAGE STYLED WEDDING SHOOT

June 15th, 2015

I wanted to share this collection of images by wedding photographer Barry Forshaw, for the simple reason that I like them. I bumped into Barry on twitter and when I saw his photographs for a series of styled shoots for Tyne and Wear Museums, I thought you’d like them too. Before talking about the shoot […]

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