New Craven Hall

New Craven Hall

New Craven Hall is a wonderful quirky venue that really tests your skills as a wedding photographer.I took up that challenge for Tara & Mike a couple of weeks ago. As always, I have to start with the weather …. which was fine on the day, so we can skip that! I met Mike at…

Woodlands Hotel Leeds

Woodlands Hotel Leeds

Woodlands Hotel Leeds is, as you know by now, one of our favourite venues, and our first visit to it for 2018 was courtesy of Emily and James. We’d visited Temple Newsam some months before, to get the pre-wedding shoot done, so we knew, providing nerves or alcohol didn’t get the better of them, that…

Chester Racecourse. 2 brides stand chatting.

Chester Racecourse

Chester Racecourse is the oldest track in the country, and if you’re looking for something a little different for your wedding venue, you really should check it out! The racecourse is where I spent the day with Lucy and Jade, and everything was on our side that day! The Abode hotel where they were getting…

Cookridge Hall Wedding

Cookridge Hall Wedding

Finally we have a Cookridge Hall Wedding to add to our list of venues, and it’s thanks to Kara & Chris! A Cookridge Hall Wedding can be held in this a large sprawling and gorgeous venue on the out skirts of Leeds, but before I get into that, where do I start with this wedding? I…

Bridge Wetherby

Bridge Wetherby

The Bridge Wetherby is one of our absolute favourites, and there are plenty to choose from, so thank you Danielle & Joe for choosing it! The Bridge Wetherby is built around a 17th century coaching in, and Byron was also married there.  They also have a brilliant spa and an awesome restaurant, but it’s the…

Bagden Hall

Bagden Hall

Bagden Hall – with Sarah and Richard Near Huddersfield is Bagden Hall, and this is where we kick off our 2018 weddings, and to be honest, we couldn’t be happier with that! We love this place for all sorts of reasons (last wedding we did here we returned home with 3 cats!), and apart from the…

Winter Wedding

Winter Wedding

Winter Wedding – Waterton Park Hotel, with Sam & Lee So you want a winter wedding and you want to give it that something extra eh?  How about getting married on New Years Eve! That’s what Sam & Lee did, and what a day it was too! Waterton Park Hotel is on our doorstep, so…

Wentbridge House Wedding

Wentbridge House Wedding

Wentbridge House Wedding Photos A Wentbridge House Wedding in the Autumn, is a special thing, and It’s a well known fact that we love Wentbridge House, when the weather is on your side of course!  Thankfully for us, as well as Helen and Gareth, it was. Pretty much a perfect autumn day!  You know one…

Wentbridge House Hotel

Wentbridge House Hotel

We love covering weddings at the Wentbridge House Hotel, as it’s pretty much on our doorstep! We also love it when couples are able to put a very hard year behind them, and just throw themselves fully into enjoying their wedding day.  Never a truer word has been spoken when it comes to Amy &…

Whitley Hall Wedding

Whitley Hall Wedding – Jo & Mat

Whitley Hall Wedding – Sheffield Wedding Photographer We love a Whitely Hall Wedding, but when covering it for friends, always brings a little bit more pressure for us, as you know, especially when they’re new friends that you’ll know for the rest of your life. We met Jo and Mat a few years ago when…

The Deep

Wedding at The Deep – Katy & Adam

The Deep Wedding – Hull Wedding Photography When people book us for winter weddings, we often get asked “are you any good in low light?”… well yes, yes we are! Winter is definitely a challenge, but covering a wedding underground, in the bowels of The Deep in Hull, well that’s a whole different ball game!…

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Rogerthorpe Manor – Emmie & Ryan

Rogerthorpe Manor Wedding Photography The title for this blog page should’ve probably said Doorstep Wedding Photographer, as opposed to Wakefield Wedding Photographer as Emmie and Ryan live about 4 minutes from us. We were back at Rogerthorpe Manor, this time nice and early for Emma’s prep shots, and when we walked in to see empty bottles of…

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The Woodlands Hotel – Ryan & Helen

The Woodlands Hotel, Leeds – Wedding Photography Being a wedding photographer in West Yorkshire, we’ve obviously seen plenty of venues, but it’s great when we get to cover weddings at places we’ve not been to before, and this time it was the Woodlands Hotel in Leeds. Having heard good things about it, it certainly didn’t disappoint!  It…

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Dodford Manor – Emily & Craig

Dodford Manor Wedding Photography West Yorkshire Wedding Photographer – that’s what my loyalty card should say, for all the service stations we visit on our motorway network, as we zip around the county! This time, we were heading to Northampton, to spend the day with Emily and Craig, at the wonderful Dodford Manor, and for the…

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Kings Croft Hotel – Amanda & Mark

Kings Croft Hotel, Pontefract, photography Kings Croft Hotel was being battered by wind and rain when I arrived to start Amanda’s prep shots.  It’s not surprising though, as it was a Bank Holiday! In contrast, the room where all the girls was, was roasting, so I was sweating before I’d got my cameras out! Brow…

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Bertie’s Wedding – Gemma & David

Bertie’s Wedding Venue in Elland, Halifax Elland Halifax, specifically Bertie’s, was where we headed for our first wedding of 2017 – and we do love the challenge of a city centre wedding! Why? Well I’ll tell you!  We have to get a little more creative than normal, as there are usually no gardens to use for the…

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The West Tower – Darren & Kaylee

The West Tower Wedding Photography, Ormskirk I doth’d my Wedding Photographer Liverpool hat for this wedding.  A cloth cap of course, as it was a Peaky Blinder themed wedding! This was always going to be a bit different.  Add to this the 5pm ceremony, on Bonfire night, and you know it’s very different! We arrived at…

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Kirkstall Abbey – Caroline & John

Kirkstall Abbey Wedding Photography Unique Wedding Venues don’t get much more special than Kirkstall Abbey. We were over the moon when Caroline & John dropped this into our first ever conversation.  We know Kirkstall Abbey well.  We’ve used it as a pre-wedding shoot venue before, but we were thrilled at the thought of covering an actual Leeds wedding…

Whitley Hall Wedding.

Whitley Hall Wedding – Mark & Sarah

Whitley Hall Wedding Photography – Sheffield Covering a Whitley Hall Wedding is always a wonderful challenge.  Firstly, it’s a great venue.  Wide and wonderful gardens, with plenty of picturesque backgrounds. Plenty of options for great shots.  However, you head indoors and it really tests your skills.  The ceremony room is long, dark, low and narrow.…

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Middlethorpe Hall – Jo & Kaylem

Middlethorpe Hall Wedding Photography York Wedding Photography – where do I start? We meet great couples all over the country obviously. However, when it’s close to home, it’s great; I could spend all day explaining why Jo & Kaylem are in a league of their own. But I won’t. Some stories aren’t for sharing. However, I will…

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Dimple Well Lodge – Craig & Claire

Dimple Well Lodge, Ossett Photography Being a Yorkshire Wedding Photographer, we get to work in venues large and small.  Dimple Well Lodge is perfect if you want a more intimate wedding.  It’s not set in acres of rolling hills, but it does have a lovely and natural looking gardens – complete with a traditional red phone box!…

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Lazaat Hotel – Zara & Gareth

Lazaat Hotel, Cottingham – Hull Wedding Photographer Zara & Gareth We headed East to adopt our Hull Wedding Photographer roles for Zara and Gareth’s big day. As always, it was a belter, but the day was cut short slightly as the Groom whisked himself off to Hull A&E as soon as the fireworks were done! He’d…

Craiglands Hotel Ilkley

The Craiglands Hotel – Lee & Katie

Craiglands Hotel in Ilkley Photography A great venue, a great couple, and surprisingly a great wedding co-ordinator called Sophie! The Craiglands Hotel is in Ilkley, North of Leeds. It’s an imposing building, just a few minutes walk from centre of Ilkley.  We exhibited at a wedding fair here some years ago, so it was nice to go…

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The Coniston Hotel – Adam & Beth

The Coniston Hotel Wedding Photography The Coniston Hotel with Adam & Beth There are obviously plenty of places to get married in Yorkshire, and Adam & Beth chose the Coniston Hotel. It was definitely one of the highlights of our year. Everything (except the weather for a while) was perfect, and in our humble opinion, it’s one of…

Wakefield Wedding Photographer

Waterton Park Wedding – Steph & Kris

Waterton Park Wedding Photography in Wakefield     Waterton Park Wedding with Steph & Kris Wakefield Wedding Photographer? That was the first question we were asked at Waterton Park.  It’s is a lovely venue, and it’s very well know, but in terms of photographers, they don’t seem to like anyone except the people they approve. So we…

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Holdsworth House Wedding – Mak & Ayla

Holdsworth House Halifax Wedding Photographers Halifax wedding photographer and wedding venues in Halifax if you Google it, you get plenty of results, but when you see the link to Holdsworth House, click it! Halifax is a lovely place, just north of Huddersfield and West of Leeds. Winter Weddings are great, and when Mak & Ayla booked…

Scunthorpe Wedding Photographer

Normanby Hall Wedding – Dan & Kayleigh

Normanby Hall Wedding in Scunthorpe Scunthorpe’s Best Kept Secret! Scunthorpe Wedding Photographer – Officially now, as Normanby Hall was a places we’d never heard of, so when Dan and Kayleigh booked us to cover their wedding, we obviously had to check it out. We’re usually based as Leeds Wedding Photographers and other West Yorkshire locations, but…