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Another fab Wedding by Jules & Sue

Cheryl, Andrew, the boys and the legos

On Saturday we joined Andrew and Cheryl for their beautiful and very elegant wedding at Beaulieu Abbey and the Montague Arms in the New Forest.

I started my day surprising with an 05:30 40 mile cycle ride to Beaulieu, I often do this no matter where the wedding is but todays ride was a little odd because it was dark when I started and I could not get my head around why 🙂 it was early to be fair haha. Anyway as I reached Nursling it was raining and rained all the way to Beaulieu and back and was generally naff. Thankfully that was then end of the rain and the day just got better and better for Andrew and Cheryl.

We started our work day with Cheryl and the gals about 10:30 over at their home in Park Gate for some beautiful and seriously elegant details which was lovely. We took lots of beautiful shots and got to know the important people too which makes so much difference to our day.

We then headed off the 30 or so minutes to Beaulieu and once parked at the Montague Arms we had a quick lunch and then walked over to the Abbey to meet Andrew and the lads for some fun shots with the boys. Cheryl has a “thing” about horse droppings so there was a “special wedding shovel” to hand to clear the path and this did make a fun journey a little later. After shots with the boys and the arriving guests we waited for Cheryl to arrive in a beautiful Rolls Royce and then we were whisked into church for an absolutely amazing ceremony, it always in at the Abbey because its such an awesome building especially  bearing in mind it was never built as an Abbey or Church.

Afterwards we all spilled out into the gourds where Pimms and drinks were served, we have done this a few times at the church and it makes for a lovely occasion and really brings the church into the photos. We also did the family photos at the church which again was perfect and meant the next part of the wedding day would be more relaxed for the guests.

We then walked to the Montague Arms led by Cheryl and Andrews Son’s Alistair and Samuel whoo were on “shovel duty” and took it very seriously there was poo flying everywhere haha.

Back at the Montague arms we had a couple of fun hours photographing the guests enjoying themselves and the beautiful weather, a couple more groups and the couple photos before we headed into room details and then the most amazing wedding breakfast. Sue and I often get invited to join our couples and depending on when it is we sometimes do and today worked out just perfect because I had no race the next day 🙂 I am so pleased coz we had a lovely mean and an awesome table too.

Speeches. WOW fob and groom were both good, short and sweet and just as needed but then Alistair and Samuel who were also the best men came in to action. Alistair for the speech and Samuel for the toast. I am not kidding or exaggerating when I sat thus was close to being my favourite best man speed EVER, absolutely amazing and not a dry eye…..

Afterwards back out into the fading sunshine whilst the band setup and then into the cake cut and first dance which despite the tight room was a beautiful choreographed number that everyone enjoyed. Strictly come dancing voting and applause finished the dance which is pretty much when we said our goodbyes.

Absolutely TOP day guys we loved it. X

Here are a few photos from this wonderful wedding I hope you enjoy and love them as much as we do and look forward to your comments and seeing you again soon,

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I dont just Cycle :-)

For those of you that follow me on Facebook I thought I would write a quick blog post to let you know that my life consists of more than just Cycling and Canyon Bicycles, granted I do love to ride and spend most of my free time either Cycling, training or planning one of the 2.  But there is much more to me than that. Cycling has become my drug of choice but photography has always been my first love and here is a small but interesting selection of some of the things we get to photograph in our day to day life.

Please take a scroll down, you might be pleasantly surprised.

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NEWBORNS

Newborn Website

babies

PORTRAITS

Portrait Website

portraits

WEDDINGS

Wedding Website

weddings

WORKSHOPS

Workshop Website

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CAKE 🙂  I love my cake

Smash the Cake Gallery

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BUMPS

Bump Gallery

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WATCH ME GROW

Watch me grow Gallery

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GREETING CARDS

Card Website

birthday-card

FUNTIME FOTO BOOTH

Funtime Website

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ENGAGEMENTS AND LOCATIONS

Engagement Gallery

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CORPORATE

Corporate Gallery

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PASSPORTS AND ID’s

Passport Gallery

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ACTORS AND HEAD SHOTS

Actors Gallery

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PETS

Pet Photography

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 SAUCY PINUPS

Pinup Website

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BOUDOIR

Boudoir Website

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Laura and Dan get married

On Saturday we joined Laura and Dan for their wedding at Audleys Wood near basingstoke on yet another beautiful July Saturday so we spent most of the day enjoying the beautiful Audleys wood gardens and grounds.  We started our day with Laura and the girls in one of the suites for some lovely peroration shots and lots of beautiful details. This is always a great way for us to start our wedding days because we get to know the bridesmaids and often Mum too so it helps with our relaxed approach so much.

After wards we headed off for a few shots with Dan and the boys, A few of the lads were held up in traffic so we just concentrated on Dan and the Best Man and did the rest afterwards.

The ceremony was just lovely, I love the ceremony room at Audleys Wood because it has space and light and is very comfortable. A reading or 2 later and we were all ushered out into the sunshine. Almost straight away we headed to the shade because it was honestly unbearable for those dressed up but it was just perfect. A few mingling shots, the family groups and some portraits of the couple all done in perfect time thanks to awesome people.

We then headed inside to the Air Conditioned (thankfully) reception room for dinner followed by speeches.  Afterwards we setup our funtime fotos and spent an hour having sone fun before the evening started with cake cutting and first dance.

All in all a pretty perfect wedding. 10/10 on all counts, maybe a little to hot but hey it will be raining next week so we really cant complain about that can we haha.

O and Dan’s lovely Mum absolutely loved cyclists so we got on like a house on fire 😀

Thanks guys for a lovely wedding day X

Here are a few photos from this wonderful wedding I hope you enjoy and love them as much as we do and look forward to your comments and seeing you again soon,

Family and friends please click here to see all of the photos from Todays wedding.

Please feel free to contact us using the above “contact button” or call  02380 767084 or txt  07720325336

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Laura and Dan’s funtime foto downloads

On Saturday we joined Laura and Dan for their wedding at Audleys wood and I am pleased to say the funtime foto’s are ready to download using the link below. Please share this page with family and friends.

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David, Caroline and Jet the dog

On Thursday we joined Caroline and Dave for their wedding at the Tithe Barn near Petersfield and we were also joined by their beautiful black German shepherd Jet.  We started our day unusually at the ceremony because Caroline did not want any preparation photos, so we rocked up about 30 minutes early to have a spot of lunch and say hi to the staff before Dave the groom arrived.

Dave, Jet and the boys arrived around 2pm and we started with a few shots as normal but also did a few fun shots with Jet and the boys which worked out well. We then spent a little while photographing all the beautiful details whilst we waited for Caroline to arrive. Once she did we did a few shots by the car and walking into the barn in the gorgeous sunshine.

The ceremony was absolutely beautiful and quite nice with Jet being there too. The Tithe Barn does make for beautiful photographs both inside and out and as a ceremony room its just beautiful and quite majestic too not unlike a lot out our churches.

Outside onto the lawns we all enjoyed the sunshine as well as a little shade under the beautiful mature line of trees, We took a few groups shots and lots of the guests enjoying the day both drinking champagne and playing football with Jet 🙂 it really was a whole lot of fun. We also took Caroline and David off for some lovely relaxed portraits around the lake and grounds before back to the guests for the everybody shot which was just perfectly timed to go back into the wedding breakfast.

The wedding breakfast was just lovely and lots of laughter then into the speeches which were short and sweet and very enjoyable to photograph. Afterwards coffee and drinks again out into the sunshine whilst some of the guests enjoyed the Photo Booth and sweet cart up in the gallery.

We then photographed the cake cutting and then into the first dance which as always was beautiful in the barn. Afterwards the ceilidh band started playing and after a few photos Sue and I headed off home.

Such a beautiful day and wonderful people.

Here are a few photos from this wonderful wedding I hope you enjoy and love them as much as we do and look forward to your comments and seeing you again soon,

Family and friends please click here to see all of the photos from Todays wedding.

Please feel free to contact us using the above “contact button” or call  02380 767084 or txt  07720325336

Check out our wedding prices and Special Offers here 

Check out our beautiful wedding website here

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To see Photos from recent weddings click here

See more amazing photography from an Awesome photographer now or Contact Jules and Sue now to secure your date!

Please read this  15 reasons why you should book us to photograph your wedding

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