This past Sunday I spent the day exhibiting at the Nicole Hope Smith Wedding Fayre at Normanton Park hotel, a great celebration of Rutland Weddings. I have only done two wedding fayres, this one, and the last one put on by Nicole Hope Smith. There’s a couple of reasons for this; one, the venue is amazing, right on the shore of Rutland Water means I have a great view all day, and two, it’s a small, intimate wedding fayre which showcase some of the best businesses which all help when planning Rutland weddings.
I’ve absolutely loved sorting the images for this blog. It was a special wedding for me, which I’ll come on to, but it was also a beautiful, child friendly, wedding.
Pretty much this time last year I first met Cheryl and Roy. I went to their house in Carlby to discuss options for their day. At the time I had a very limited portfolio of weddings, so, and they know this, I was very nervous. I genuinely needn't have been. From the...
This is where it all began. My very first wedding. I met Emma and Dean through my wife who had worked with Emma in a previous life, she was due to be married and was looking for a wedding photographer. Luckily, I’d very recently made the decision to go full time photographing weddings – so it all worked out pretty nicely. Off I headed to Grantham, Lincolnshire in anticipation.
A question I see pop up a lot regarding planning weddings is whether to invite children or not, there is obviously no right or wrong answer, it’s down to your personal choice. Having said that, if you are planning on inviting children, then you need to do it right, and boy did these guys do it right!
This just goes to show; all you need is some taste, a resourceful groom, an amazing guest and a whole lot of love to make some great memories.
…then she casually mentions there will also be a hog roast, bucking bronco and a horse – A HORSE!!!
I first met these guys when I went over to meet them to discuss their plans for the big day, and I could tell how relaxed the day would be, which is perfect for me, I love relaxed!
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