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  • I shot a great wedding last Saturday. St Anne’s Church on Kew Green, then drinks in Cambridge Cottage just over the road in Kew Gardens and then over to The […]

    Four seasons in one day

    I shot a great wedding last Saturday. St Anne’s Church on Kew Green, then drinks in Cambridge Cottage just over the road in Kew Gardens and then over to The […]

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  • I am seeing these masks more and more. Just google ‘celebrity part mask’ or something similar. They are a a really cheap and excellent way to spice things up a […]

    Party masks – comedy!

    I am seeing these masks more and more. Just google ‘celebrity part mask’ or something similar. They are a a really cheap and excellent way to spice things up a […]

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  • Your name and photo on every bottle of beer? Why not? The couple (Mr & Mrs Luxton) I photographed on Saturday supplied (a lot of!) these to all their guests… Tweet

    Personalised beer!

    Your name and photo on every bottle of beer? Why not? The couple (Mr & Mrs Luxton) I photographed on Saturday supplied (a lot of!) these to all their guests… Tweet

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  • If it looks like it’s going to rain get yourselves some decent umbrellas. So much time and effort goes into the colour schemes and details of your wedding but people […]

    Umbrella, ella, ella

    If it looks like it’s going to rain get yourselves some decent umbrellas. So much time and effort goes into the colour schemes and details of your wedding but people […]

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  • Ok lovely bride, it’s raining and I really hope it all goes away in time for your wedding this weekend. If it does rain on your big day you have […]

    It’s raining! So what?

    Ok lovely bride, it’s raining and I really hope it all goes away in time for your wedding this weekend. If it does rain on your big day you have […]

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  • Worried about your dress not being made in time? Worried about your stationary not being ready in time? etc… Tell suppliers that are making things for you before the wedding […]

    Pretend you’re getting married earlier than you are!

    Worried about your dress not being made in time? Worried about your stationary not being ready in time? etc… Tell suppliers that are making things for you before the wedding […]

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  • I know what you’re going to say. “What would he know? He’s a man. All he has to do is put on a suit and then it’s off to the […]

    How to get ready

    I know what you’re going to say. “What would he know? He’s a man. All he has to do is put on a suit and then it’s off to the […]

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  • Some people are always late. You know who you are. I am not one of those people so I find it hard to understand. Having said that, it is easier to […]

    How to avoid being late

    Some people are always late. You know who you are. I am not one of those people so I find it hard to understand. Having said that, it is easier to […]

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  • Boys have it easy prior to the wedding. Whilst the girls are spending all morning making themselves even more beautiful, the boys have less to worry about. Depending on what […]

    Boys – what are you going to do?

    Boys have it easy prior to the wedding. Whilst the girls are spending all morning making themselves even more beautiful, the boys have less to worry about. Depending on what […]

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  • It’s the Bride’s perogative to be late, right? Well, if you insist but aside from the fact that it’s rude to keep everyone waiting (especially your future husband who’ll be […]

    Being late – the knock on effect

    It’s the Bride’s perogative to be late, right? Well, if you insist but aside from the fact that it’s rude to keep everyone waiting (especially your future husband who’ll be […]

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  • When your guests arrive back from the church or ceremony all they will want to know is where the drink is. We’ve all been there so let’s forgive them the […]

    Where’s the drink?

    When your guests arrive back from the church or ceremony all they will want to know is where the drink is. We’ve all been there so let’s forgive them the […]

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  • Right people, Christmas is coming and that means pies and booze. Come the new year it might be time to get back into gear with a fitness Boot Camp. My […]

    Put the boot in!

    Right people, Christmas is coming and that means pies and booze. Come the new year it might be time to get back into gear with a fitness Boot Camp. My […]

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  • The bride I photographed last weekend had probably the most amazing and unusual bouquet I’ve ever seen! At times it was a bit like taking a large orange dog for a […]

    A true original

    The bride I photographed last weekend had probably the most amazing and unusual bouquet I’ve ever seen! At times it was a bit like taking a large orange dog for a […]

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  • Read this article. There are a couple of things I would take issue with but the article get’s it pretty much spot on. Tweet

    “How much should I spend on my wedding photography?”

    Read this article. There are a couple of things I would take issue with but the article get’s it pretty much spot on. Tweet

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  • So close to the mark it’s almost painful to listen to… Tweet

    A conversation about wedding photography

    So close to the mark it’s almost painful to listen to… Tweet

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  • Kids or no kids at the wedding? It’s a decision that can have far-reaching implications. Many couples say that they don’t want any kids at their wedding for the following […]

    Little people

    Kids or no kids at the wedding? It’s a decision that can have far-reaching implications. Many couples say that they don’t want any kids at their wedding for the following […]

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  • The bouquets are an interesting one. For most brides, they are a vital component of the wedding and especially the ‘getting ready’ and ‘getting married’ bits. They are always made […]

    Bouquets

    The bouquets are an interesting one. For most brides, they are a vital component of the wedding and especially the ‘getting ready’ and ‘getting married’ bits. They are always made […]

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  • It has become more and more popular to provide some bits and bobs in the evening. Things like… Hog roast. A great way to feed the masses especially if you […]

    Evening extras

    It has become more and more popular to provide some bits and bobs in the evening. Things like… Hog roast. A great way to feed the masses especially if you […]

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  • Yep – you’re going to have to do a first dance. It’s just one of those things that happens at weddings. Embrace it. You will set the mood and tone […]

    Your first dance

    Yep – you’re going to have to do a first dance. It’s just one of those things that happens at weddings. Embrace it. You will set the mood and tone […]

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  • Wedding photographers love to tell you how ‘creative’ they are, but what exactly does this mean? I am not really sure but I know what it doesn’t mean. Amongst other things… It […]

    It’s not creative. It’s faking

    Wedding photographers love to tell you how ‘creative’ they are, but what exactly does this mean? I am not really sure but I know what it doesn’t mean. Amongst other things… It […]

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  • Little bottles of homemade sloe gin were brought around to each table with litle shot glasses.  A great winter warmer! Tweet

    Sloe, sloe, quick, quick, sloe

    Little bottles of homemade sloe gin were brought around to each table with litle shot glasses.  A great winter warmer! Tweet

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  • 1, 2, 3? No chance. Deciding how to name your tables is almost as important as deciding what colour the napkins should be. Recent themes include… Spurs players of the […]

    Table names

    1, 2, 3? No chance. Deciding how to name your tables is almost as important as deciding what colour the napkins should be. Recent themes include… Spurs players of the […]

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  • You can have your wedding reception pretty much anywhere these days. Whether you want a marquee in the garden or a medieval castle, here are some things to think about… MARQUEES I […]

    Reception Venues

    You can have your wedding reception pretty much anywhere these days. Whether you want a marquee in the garden or a medieval castle, here are some things to think about… MARQUEES I […]

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  • You have had a great meal during the wedding breakfast. Your dad made you cry, the groom made you cry and the best man made everyone cry (with laughter) during […]

    Mind the gap

    You have had a great meal during the wedding breakfast. Your dad made you cry, the groom made you cry and the best man made everyone cry (with laughter) during […]

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  • It’s a weird one this and it only really to applies to church weddings. As you come out of the church, all freshly married, you may find that people stand […]

    Force field

    It’s a weird one this and it only really to applies to church weddings. As you come out of the church, all freshly married, you may find that people stand […]

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