Beautiful April Wedding Photography at the Huntsham Court Country House in Devon

When I first saw photos of this venue, I was excited to photograph a wedding there. Dale and Ami were an incredibly relaxed couple who knew exactly what they wanted. The day was perfect!

The Huntsham Court Country House is situated near Tiverton in Mid Devon. It is an hour’s drive from where I live. I forwarned Dale and Ami that I’d be arriving early to cover any problems I may face getting to the venue. I ended up there Two hours early.

Continue reading

Tales of woe and how to make sure your wedding photographer doesn’t lose your wedding photos before delivering them

What I find strange is that I’ve never been asked how am I protecting the photos before I deliver them. On the private wedding photographer groups that I’m a member of, I often see posts from wedding photographers who are desperate for help because they’ve lost some or all the photos before they had delivered them. Today, I want to give you some tips and talk about this.

Continue reading

Renewal of Vows at Kingskerswell Parish Church, Newton Abbot

Paul and Julie have been married for 10 years and wanted to celebrate this with a renewal of vows. The wedding photographer on their wedding day had really let them down. There were specific photos that they wanted to be done again and I was told to be creative for the rest. The pressure was on to make sure I achieved everything they needed.

Continue reading

A wedding in a Treehouse in North Devon? Yes, I’d love to photograph that!

Never again will I say “Nothing can surprise me”. I had to double-take the message when the couple asked for me to be their wedding photographer at a Tree House in North Devon. How could I possibly pass on that?!?

Continue reading

Bridal Prep and Wedding at Salcombe Harbour Hotel & Spa, Devon

If you love being by the sea and you are looking for a wedding venue, you can’t go wrong with the Salcombe Harbour Hotel and Spa. Stephanie and Nick had an amazing wedding day and here is how your wedding day at the Salcombe Hotel could look…

Continue reading
Wedding photo in lens

Is it just the wedding photography industry refusing to return deposits?

Why not end the week with a highly controversial topic? I have access to several closed groups for wedding photographers (global, not just the UK). I am surprised at how many wedding photographers are point blank refusing to refund ‘any’ retainer/booking fee/deposit due to the wedding couple having to cancel their dream wedding because COVID-19 has prevented it from going ahead…

Continue reading