Wedding Photography Windermere & Bowness

Wedding Photography In Windermere and bowness can be especially challenging For example traffic, tourists and weather can all make difficulties. Mainly due to their unpredictable nature. However, having photographed hundreds of weddings in Windermere and the lakes. I believe I am as prepared for every eventuality as anyone can be. … Continue reading >Wedding Photography Windermere & Bowness

Weddings at Kendal Parish Church Cumbria

Hi I’m Janet Here are some of my wedding photographs from Kendal Parish Church ( and a few interesting Facts ) Kendal Parish Church Kendal Parish Church has beautiful interior and scenic surroundings that provide perfect venue for all weddings. Some people choose a very traditional ceremony; others like to have … Continue reading >Weddings at Kendal Parish Church Cumbria

Ellie & Jason’s St Thomas’ Church & Grange Hotel Wedding

The Grange Hotel Weddings. It was a beautiful morning for Ellie & Jason’s St Thomas’ Church & Grange Hotel Wedding . I joined Ellie her mum and all the bridesmaids on a lovely morning in May. The girls were getting ready at the hotel. The hairdresser and MUA were busy … Continue reading >Ellie & Jason’s St Thomas’ Church & Grange Hotel Wedding

Alissia & Matthew’s Grange Hotel wedding

Grange Hotel wedding It was a beautiful sunny morning as I drove to Alissia and Matthew’s wedding at the Grange hotel. Due to the weather the wedding ceremony was outside in the lovely wedding gazebo. Outdoor weddings are so beautiful, and great fun to photograph. As you can usually see … Continue reading >Alissia & Matthew’s Grange Hotel wedding

Church Wedding In Cumbria

What could be more perfect than an church wedding in Cumbria. Probably one of the Most beautiful counties in the United Kingdom, dramatic fells and lakes St Mary’s Church Kirkby Lonsdale Also known as Kirkby Lonsdale Parish Church, in the diocese of Carlisle. The Church of St Mary the Virgin is Norman … Continue reading >Church Wedding In Cumbria

Lake District Church Weddings

Egremont – St Michael & St Mary’s Church There are some beautiful places of worship in the Lake District for church weddings, I have worked in some of them as a Lake District wedding Photographer. St Michael & St Mary’s Church, is a minor gem of Victorian gothic architecture. Built … Continue reading >Lake District Church Weddings

Winter Wedding In The Lake District

The beautiful patchwork of mountains, lakes, valleys make winter a wonderful time for a wedding in the Lake District. The Lakes are quieter in the winter months and some of the wedding venues have some amazing offers in the winter. The Daffodil Hotel and Spa The Daffodil Hotel & Spa … Continue reading >Winter Wedding In The Lake District

Autumn Wedding In The Lake District

Autumn is one of the most spectacular times for a wedding in the Lake District. It’s also one of the most beautiful, as the leaves in our valleys turn from green to gold.  It is fantastic to be a wedding photographer at this time of year. Lingholm Estate If you … Continue reading >Autumn Wedding In The Lake District

Summer Wedding In The Lake District

Summer Wedding In The Lake District. The 885-square-mile Lake District National Park. Which covers almost the entire region, located in the far northwest of England. Until the mid-19th century the area was barely visited by outsiders. Daniel Defoe described it as ‘barren and frightful’ in 1724. But the Romantic poets’ idea of … Continue reading >Summer Wedding In The Lake District

Spring Wedding In The Lake District

The Lake District comes alive during the first season of the year. Winter frosts have disappeared, blankets of daffodils and bluebells fill blossoming woodland. And baby animals scamper about, full of the joys of spring! After a particularly hard winter. Seeing this spectacular area come to life will delight every … Continue reading >Spring Wedding In The Lake District

Teepee Wedding in The Lake District

Selecting your perfect venue When thinking about a Teepee Wedding in The Lake District. Remember your teepee can go anywhere. Ideally a level grassed surface with good vehicle access. For example consider farmer’s fields, sports fields, pubs/restaurant grounds. Private hotels, community centres, village halls and campsites etc. Getting the teepee … Continue reading >Teepee Wedding in The Lake District

Different Styles of Wedding Photography

There are three different styles of wedding photography: reportage photography, traditional photography and contemporary wedding photography. Whether you are looking for some budget photography, or you want to splurge, your wedding photographs will be one of the few solid mementos from your wedding day and you want them to be … Continue reading >Different Styles of Wedding Photography

Wedding Photography in Cumbria

As a full time professional wedding photographer with over 12 years experience, I love creating fresh, beautiful wedding photography in Cumbria that will stand the test of time. Your wedding is one of the single mostimportant days in your life. It’s about you and your families, about two people coming together. I … Continue reading >Wedding Photography in Cumbria

A Civil Wedding Ceremony

What is a civil ceremony? A civil wedding ceremony is a marriage without any religious context. In England and Wales, it can take place at a register office or a venue that has been approved for civil marriage. As A Cumbria and Lake District wedding photographer I have witnessed many … Continue reading >A Civil Wedding Ceremony

Amie and Callum’s Wedding Carus Green Kendal

I arrived at Amie’s mum’s house at around 10.30 to capture bridal preps. It was a lovely warm day for Amie and Callum’s Wedding Carus Green Kendal. My second shooter had gone to photograph the groom and groomsmen at Carus Green. As A Cumbria and Lake District wedding photographer I … Continue reading >Amie and Callum’s Wedding Carus Green Kendal

Ellie and Jason’s Pre Wedding Shoot Dallam Park

It was a lovely sunny afternoon when I met up with Ellie and Jason’s for their Pre Wedding Shoot Dallam Park. The couple had brought their lovely labrador Marley too. I am looking forward to sharing their wedding day in 4 weeks time. As a Cumbria wedding photographer I love … Continue reading >Ellie and Jason’s Pre Wedding Shoot Dallam Park

Tina & Paul’s Wedding at The Inn On The Lake Cumbria

It was a very blustery and chilly day for Tina & Paul’s Wedding at The Inn On The Lake Cumbria. The couple wanted to get married outside in the wedding gazebo and the registrars said it was okay as there was no sign of rain. As a Cumbria and lake … Continue reading >Tina & Paul’s Wedding at The Inn On The Lake Cumbria

Tips For Choosing Your Wedding Venue

Choose a venue to suit your personalities Below are listed some tips for choosing your wedding venue. Every couple is unique, so work as a team to find a venue that includes both of your tastes. Whether you go for a modern loft, a simple beach wedding, or a grand … Continue reading >Tips For Choosing Your Wedding Venue

Wedding Photography Tips

I don’t need to tell you that wedding photographs are very important: so here are some wedding photography tips. Wedding photographs are one of the most special mementos you’ll ever have. Your children will look through them and their children after them, let alone the many times you’ll both browse … Continue reading >Wedding Photography Tips

Natalie & David’s wedding The Merewood Lake District

I arrived on a beautiful spring like day for Natalie & David’s wedding The Merewood Lake District. One of my favourite wedding venue’s in The Lake District. Set in an elevated position and overlooking Windermere, England’s longest and most beautiful lake, you will find Merewood Country House Hotel.  Dating back to … Continue reading >Natalie & David’s wedding The Merewood Lake District

Wedding Photography Checklist

Your wedding day is going to be filled with dozens of photo-worthy moments, here is a wedding photography checklist. Yes, of course, you’ll want to get all the traditional portraits and milestone moments (like your first kiss), but don’t forget about all the little things in between. From your wedding dress … Continue reading >Wedding Photography Checklist

Lakeside Wedding Venues

Below are listed some of the stunning Lakeside Wedding Venues in the Lake District I have had the privilege of working at. All the venues have gardens, grounds and jetties by the lake. Inn On The Lake The award winning Inn on the Lake, with its breath-taking scenery, is the … Continue reading >Lakeside Wedding Venues

Sarah & Callum’s Wedding The Daffodil Grasmere

I Travelled up to The Daffodil Grasmere for Sarah & Callum’s Wedding. it was a cloudy but dry day which is always good in the Lake District. I met up with Sarah as Gareth from Aqua Hair & Beauty Windermere, was doing the finishing touches to Sarah’s hair. We were … Continue reading >Sarah & Callum’s Wedding The Daffodil Grasmere

Barn Wedding Cumbria

barn wedding cumbria – Barn weddings are becoming more popular in cumbria. One of the main reasons is the opportunity to put your own personality into your wedding. I have been lucky enough to photograph many different barn weddings over the years below are just a few Park House Barn … Continue reading >Barn Wedding Cumbria

Unusual Wedding Venues Lake District

Unusual Wedding Venues Lake District . The Lake District is fortunate to have a large selection of unique wedding venues. No matter what your preference there must be a venue for you. Please find below a very small selection Muncaster Castle Set in the heart of the Western Lake District, … Continue reading >Unusual Wedding Venues Lake District

Wedding Photography Gallery

Getting Ready Ideas for your wedding photography gallery. You’ll be surrounded by a mixture of emotions during the run up to your big moment, so consider having your photographer snap images of you getting ready, having your hair and make-up done and sipping champagne with your bridesmaids. You may want … Continue reading >Wedding Photography Gallery

Do I Need A Wedding Photographer

You may think that hiring a professional wedding photographer is an expense you can’t afford. But when the only wedding pictures you have are of unflattering, drunken antics, you’ll be glad you spent that extra money. Organising the friends and family During the hustle and bustle of your wedding day, … Continue reading >Do I Need A Wedding Photographer

Outdoor Wedding Venues Lake District

Listed below are a handful of the stunning Outdoor Wedding Venues Lake District. All have there own unique settings and all make a perfect place to get married. Hitched a great article listing a lot more. Broadoaks Country House Hotel If you are looking for the perfect fairy-tale setting for … Continue reading >Outdoor Wedding Venues Lake District

Exclusive Use Wedding Venues in Cumbria

There are numerous Exclusive Use Wedding Venues in Cumbria, all beautifully positioned either by lakes or set in the beautiful scenery of The Lake District. I have listed just a few for you to view. New House Farm Located in the beautiful and picturesque Lorton Valley, New House Farm is … Continue reading >Exclusive Use Wedding Venues in Cumbria

How Many Hours Of Wedding Photography Do I Need

How Many Hours Do I Need A Wedding Photographer? First Figure Out the Size Of Your Wedding Some things to initial think about is how large is your guest list, how many brides maids and groomsmen do you have, is the ceremony and the reception in the same place or … Continue reading >How Many Hours Of Wedding Photography Do I Need

What To Tell Your Wedding Photographer

Your photographer is pretty much your closest friend on your Wedding Day. So here are a few what to tell your wedding photographer. They are there for every moment from the beginning – they even see you when your loved one doesn’t! They are the ones to make those amazing … Continue reading >What To Tell Your Wedding Photographer

Coniston Wedding

Graham and Peter’s Coniston Wedding was held at The Waterhead Hotel and the family home. The weather was perfect too, beautiful blue skies and sunshine Welcome to the The Waterhead Hotel at Coniston, Known for our friendly, relaxed ‘home from home’ feel, the Waterhead Hotel in Coniston makes the perfect … Continue reading >Coniston Wedding

Bride Photo Gallery

The Bride Getting Ready Getting ready is such a fun time, full of anticipation and excitement. Perfect for the bride photo gallery. Whether it’s the moment you get into your dress, having your makeup done or sharing a drink with your bridesmaids – you’ll love looking back on the pictures! Photo … Continue reading >Bride Photo Gallery

Bride and Groom Images

The First Look It’s one of the most emotional moment of the whole day and one of the best bride and groom images – when the groom first sets eyes on his wife-to-be. A precious moment you’ll want to remember forever!  I Now Pronounce you Husband and Wife! A first … Continue reading >Bride and Groom Images

Bridal Party Photos

You’ll cherish your bridal party photos for years to come—so you probably don’t want to look back at them and remember how stressed you were rounding up your friends here are some top tips to getting your bridal party photos done as efficiently and painlessly as possible. Help your photographer make a … Continue reading >Bridal Party Photos

Questions To Ask When Hiring A Photographer

Q. How far in advance should I book my photographer? Most people book a venue first and then other suppliers. I have been booked as far in advance as two years and — at the other extreme five weeks notice. It’s normally around the year mark. I’ve known couples arrange … Continue reading >Questions To Ask When Hiring A Photographer

Halecat House Wedding Venue

Halecat House Wedding Venue is beautifully placed at the head of an ancient wooded valley with wonderful views over Arnside and Morecambe Bay. As part of the Witherslack Estate at the southern end of the Lake District it’s a very popular area for walkers and wildlife enthusiasts with glorious natural … Continue reading >Halecat House Wedding Venue