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Steve and Natalie tie the knot @ Rivervale barn

On Friday we joined Steve and Natalie for their farytale wedding at Rivervale Barn in Yately, This was our first Rivervale wedding but I hope not our last.  We started our day with Nat and the girls at the casa dei cesari hotel also in Yateley for some hair and makeup and then drove to Rivervale for Nalatie to dress, At this point we met with Steve and the boys for a few sunny arrival shots which was a lot of fun, we also met with the lovely Hants registrars who derserve a mention because as always they were polite, efficient and very accomodating.  We then wandered back to Nat to finist with a few shots before we headed into a very emotional, tear filled ceremony, Tears for the right reasons, it was such an amazing joyful experience and barley a dry eye in the house, except me of course 🙂

After one of the best ceremonies I have experienced we walked out into the sunlit courtyard for drinks and Canopes and then a few relaxed family groups out in the gardens, we then took Nat and Steve off for some portraits and then into dinner for the most scrumptious beef meal, During and after the meal (well between courses) we wandered around and did a few relaxed shots of the kids and the obligitory naughty table which was a lot of fun, we then jhad the speeches, I bet on Dad’s speach being 6 minutes long,  Well it was nearly 28 minutes so I lost :-), incidentally Linsey (Nats sister) won, maybe we should question her partner Ben’s management of the bets 🙂  only messin Ben LOL.

After the speeches we had some fun time dancing, sadly we could not go outside again because the rain had come but no complaints from anybody because it had been an awesome day.  We then did a few evening portraits before heading for home after what was an amazing wedding.

Sue and I were so pleased to be sat with our good friends and clients Aaron and Giordana as well as their family, Dee, Marcus and Ben, Thanks Nat and Steve 🙂

Sue and I would love to thank Aaron and Giordana and Lynsey for reccomending us, everyone at the wedding for making it so much fun, Steve and Nats Parents for treating us like family and of course Steve and Natalie Tyler 🙂  for looking after us and being so much fun on the day, you guys rocked!

Jules and Sue x

If you know Steve and Nat, you can see their taster photos here

 

 

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ChefGary @ Andy and Issy’s wedding

As you will know if you read Andy and Issy’s recent blog post Our very good friend ChefGary was the chef for their day, As always and when things allow we take some food photographs (its actually one of Sue’s passions) and because we were part of the wedding breakfast we did at Andy and Issy’s wedding.

We met ChefGary just over 4 years ago when he and his lovely wife Karen booked us to photograph their wedding at Careys Manor, you can see a few of their photos here Since then we have remained friends and Gary has cooked for us often, I am about to cook for Gary and Karen but thats a whole different tale 🙂

Anyway here are a few photos from the day but if you want to see more of the amazing ChefGary please check out his website here or check out his facbook page here and also his Blog here! If you ever get the chance to try his food I would highly reccomend it 🙂

Here are a few shots from the day,  Please note that these were taken during a wedding and NOT setup in any way.

 

This first one is Gary and Karen 🙂

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Adrian and Sarah get married at Burcombe manor in Pink !

Well almost pink 🙂  Pink was definitely a strong theme and it worked very well, I loved all the details and most were hand made which made them all the more special, I expecially loved the pink wellies :-).

Our second wedding this weekend saw us in Wiltshire where we joined Adrian and Sarah for their wedding which started at their local church and ended at Burcombe manor which is in Burcombe nr Salisbury.

We started our day at Sarah’s parents house in a lovely sunny conservatory for some relaxed prep shots, When Sue and I arrived at an earth shattering 09:30 am 🙂 Sarah was already having her hair and makeup done so we settled in with a few flower shots and ring shots whist listening to Mums parrot chatting away in the background, we had some fun photographing Sarah’s details which were all amazing and especially her pink shoes,  after a couple of hours we left to drive across Salisbury to meet Adrian at the church for a walk across the fields and of course a few church arrival shots.  Soon it was time for Sarah to arrive and arrive she did in style,  She arrived in a beautiful Model T ford which was and is my favourite bridal car of all time, it was a joy to photograph and to follow albeit at 25 MPH 🙂

After a wonderful ceremony we did a few quick confetti and car shots and then we headed off towards Burcombe Manor but we had a couple of stops planned en-route,  Initially we had planned to stop at the river for a few shots but on the way to the church Sue and I spotted a field full of beautiful blue Flax seed flowers so we asked Adrian and Sarah if they would mind stopping there too, like every suggestion they agreed * thanks guys * so off we went to the fields, Without a thought Sarah jumped over the rickety old 5 bar gate in her wedding gown and ran across to the flowers, I jumped over too but my favourite and the best shot was taken by Sue from the fence (but don’t tell her that)…….  We then headed off to the river where the local farmer let me use his field to grab a few shots over the river and I am so grateful he did.

We then headed back to Burcombe Manor where we met our pal, Toastmaster Mike Judd who helped us with a few family groups for the afternoon,  after a couple of hours on the lawns we had a storm so whilst the guests headed for the shelter of the marque, Sarah grabbed her Pink Wellies and our brollie and headed off for more fun photos, I swear she is crazy 🙂  we had so much fun in the rain and I am so pleased she and Adrian wanted to make the most of their day whatever the weather !

We then headed into dinner and speeches and then after dinner a few more friends portraits before the dancing started, first a couple of traditional first dances and then a fun filled barn dance.

It was another fantastic weekend with great parents, great guests and an awesome couple, Thanks guys you were all so much fun and yes I think you might just have made the website 🙂

Have an amazing honeymoon and see you soon.

Jules and Sue x

 

if you know Adrian and Sarah, you can see their slideshow here!

 

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Andy and Issy get married at Northbrook Park

For the first of this weekends 2 weddings we joined Andy and Issy at Northbrook park in Farnham in Surrey on what turned out to be an amazing day,  Sure enough on the trip up as forcast we had a few spots of rain but thankfully it moved across to give us a near perfect day.  We started our day with Issy who was staying at one of the Northbrok “mews” cottages for some lovely relaxed prepersation shots and hair and makeup by our good friend and boudoir MUA Gemma,  We spent an hour or so with Issy and then wandered off to Meet Andy and his brother and Bestman Chris whom we had photographed before as a gift for Mum and Dad so it was all very relaxed and a lot of fun,  We also bumped into 2 of our couples,  Carl and Lucy who’s wedding we shot in January 2010 and they are expecting a baby, Congratulations guys 🙂  and Karen and Gary who’s wedding we shot way back in 2007 , You all know Gary as Chef Gary of course, and yes Chef Gary was also the chef for Andy and Issy’s wedding and OMG the food was amazing but I will save that for another post or maybe tag it on the end of this one, anyway back to the wedding,  All in all with so many clients, friends and colleauges at this wedding it truly was like home from home.

After a while with Andy and the boys we headed back to Issy and photographed the beautiful dress and I watched her drive off in the Northbrook Merc,  We then headed into a lovely romantic ceremony with a full display from the peacocks and then later into the walled gardens for some drinks and munchies from Chef Gary, we took a few family groups and then went for a wander with Andy and Issy for some amazing portraits around the lake and gounds of Northbrook park, we had the perfect mix of blue skies and sunshine albeit with the threat of rain,   We then wandered back to do a frisbie shot ( Andy and Issy play Ultimate Frisbie ) and then into the wedding breakfast, The food was just as expected amazing and after what seemed like hours eating we had some fun speeches, we then wandered back out for a while whilst we waited for the band to setup for the first dance.

Sue and I had the most amazing day with Andy and Issy and would like to thank the parents for looking after us, Chris, Simon and  Jamie for the most organised group shots ever, Chef Gary for, well for being Chef Gary 🙂  Carl, Lucy, Karen and Cheffy for reccomending us, Andy and Issy for never saying no and being sooo much fun,  and of course all 110 guests for being so much fun and for making our job so easy.

Northbrook park is a lovely venue and given enough time can make for beautiful photographs, Sue andf I love it there and cant wait to go back later this year.

Enjoy your honeymoon guys

Jules and Sue x

 

If you know Andy and Issy, you can see their slideshow here!

 

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Max and his first photoshoot !

Today Sue and I had the pleasure of meeting baby Max for his first photoshoot, Max was amazing and took to his shoot like a pro!   We had a lovely time and I will post a few more next week after Mummy and Daddy see the photos.

Here are a few tasters to be going on with.

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