Amanda & Chris

There is no better time to be a wedding photographer than when your friends are getting married. Especially when you get to take the photos. I’ve know Amanda and Chris for a few years now. So when they asked me if I’d be their photographer for their day there was only really one answer. “YES!”…

You only live once

If you only live once, and you’ve always wanted to try to something what stops you? I’m guessing fear. Your scared at being laughed at or rejected. I hear it time and time again when people react to the knowledge that I’m a boudoir photographer. At a party recently every single new person I met…

You’re not making it easy

“You’re not making it easy” when a clients says this to me, I can’t help but smile. I get a very real satisfaction knowing that I hit the mark for them. They now have the choosing part to do. Some clients are looking for that one photo, from their engagement shoot or even their boudoir…

Sorceress or princess?

Here they are, the sorceress photos or are they princess photos? You decide. Anyone who knows me will not be surprised that my geeky fantasy side was in play with this shoot. The idea had been in my source book for so long that I thought, its about time I get this one happening. So,…

Vlogging

So I’ve done it. I’ve taken the plunge and started daily vlogging. So, far it’s been a fantastic creative challenge. The biggest issue is what do I share (there is so much we do here at the studio) and when?! Part of me wanted to start doing this as weekly thing, but I’ve found so…

Something a little new

So I’ve decided to try something a little new. Vlogging. Yes, coming soon you will have me chatting away at you from my studio about all things wedding & boudoir with my creative and weird flare. Intrigued? Have a little look at the B-Roll movie I created from my shoot I did for the lovely…

Fairy tale Bride

Most girls look on their wedding day with an exuberance that transcends other days. It’s the start of something that will last all the while as your planning until that big moment. And hopefully beyond. So where do you start with these things? What’s the most important aspect of wedding planning? If you’re a follower…

What happens after?

“Oh, they say when you marry in June. You’re a bride all your life.”  I do love that song (June Bride, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers if your wondering).  Perhaps it comes from the fact the Juno, the Roman goddess whom the month is named after, is the goddess for marriage.  However, it doesn’t matter…

Hero’s of Romance

I have to hand it to Ryan, he is a Hero of Romance.  Yesterday, after many moments of wondering if he’d been found out, Ryan finally got to ask his girlfriend, Morgan, that question. “Will you marry me?!” She did, of course, say yes. And I got to spend a lovely hour with the couple…

Why I love this wedding photo.

Hello all! So I’ve been feeling sentimental again. What with a brand new wedding season and Spring in full swing I’ve been going back through some of my old photos. There are so many that I love and wondered what I should share.  It’s so interesting how people respond to pictures.  Some people will look at…

Are we too scared of traditions?

So which are you? Are you the couple who would love to have all the traditions at your wedding or those rebelling against them? Are you… TRADITIONAL The Church. The White Dress. Champagne elegance for your reception?   ALTERNATIVE Married outside? Wearing leather? Sequins? Colour? THEMED Family? Season? even cosplay? There are so many things…

5 tips for the best wedding speeches.

Speeches. You know as a guest your domed when wedding speeches start with the phrase “I won’t take up too much of your time”  Oh you can bet they will. So what can I say to all those fathers of the brides, Best men, and even brides who want to make a speech that doesn’t…