Wedding Veil Lengths

Everything to Know About Wedding Veil Lengths Between cathedral veils and bridal caps, there are so many different wedding veil lengths, styles and details to choose from when it comes to the most iconic bridal accessory Start With Wedding Veil Lengths To find the ideal veil to match your wedding style, first consider length. Test … Continue reading >Wedding Veil Lengths

Emma & Thomas’s Ravenstondale wedding Cumbria

I arrived at Emma’s parents home in Ravenstondale Cumbria on a beautiful sunny morning to capture the wedding preps. The setting for the wedding celebrations was just stunning, fantastic views across the open fields to the Howgills and beyond. Emma and her six bridesmaids were all either having their hair … Continue reading >Emma & Thomas’s Ravenstondale wedding Cumbria

Don’t Overlook These Wedding Details

Wedding details you may forget from a day-of rescue kit to goodies for the flower girl, here’s a helpful reminder of wedding details you don’t want to miss  An Emergency Kit Stuck zippers, a drop of red wine and fly away that can’t be tamed—these things happen. But trivial as … Continue reading >Don’t Overlook These Wedding Details

Average Age We Are Getting Married Increase’s

For marriages of opposite-sex couples, the average (mean) age for men marrying in 2016 was 37.9 years, while for women it was 35.5 years. This was a slight increase for both men and women from the previous year and continued the overall rise recorded since the 1970s. The average age … Continue reading >Average Age We Are Getting Married Increase’s

Questions to ask your registrar

The important details of wedding ceremonies can leave lots of brides more than a little baffled. But, armed with a list of questions to ask your registrar, you’ll be fully prepared for all the legalities around your wedding. When are you available? Your first contact with your register office should … Continue reading >Questions to ask your registrar

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

Choosing Your Wedding Jewellery

After weeks of scouring wedding dress shops, choosing your wedding jewellery is just as crucial to give you the perfect look as you walk down the aisle.  Compliment Your Dress First off, the colour of your jewellery needs to stay in theme with your dress. If you’ve gone for an … Continue reading >Choosing Your Wedding Jewellery

Preserving your Bridal Bouquet

Pressing your Bridal Bouquet One of the ways of preserving your bridal bouquet is to press it, and it’s a relatively simple process too. Spread your flowers onto parchment paper, and lay them inside a heavy book, then add another layer of parchment paper on top to stop the ink … Continue reading >Preserving your Bridal Bouquet

Candles for Your Wedding

Candles are synonymous with romance, and weddings are all about just that so why not have candles for your wedding. Whether they are lighting your way up the aisle, decorating your reception tables or making their way home with your guests as favours The theme of your wedding can guide … Continue reading >Candles for Your Wedding

Choosing Your Wedding Flowers

1) Comfort Make sure your wedding bouquet is comfortable to hold when choosing your wedding flowers. You want to look relaxed and beautiful, not like you’re coming to the end of a weight lifting session – sweaty bride probably isn’t what you’re going for. So, talk this through with your … Continue reading >Choosing Your Wedding Flowers

Your Wedding Legalities

Marriage ceremonies can come in so many different and amazing forms so you need to know you wedding legalities. Whether it’s at a temple, mosque, synagogue, church or a registry office, a marriage partnership is one of the oldest traditions in many cultures. It can be difficult knowing exactly which wedding legalities each … Continue reading >Your Wedding Legalities

Wedding Reading For Teenagers

Choosing a Wedding Reading For Teenagers can be tricky, as they are too old for wedding reading for children and too young for some quotes and readings. Below is a small selection you may find useful. Nick Hornby wedding reading  Nick Hornby’s most famous book is probably About a Boy, … Continue reading >Wedding Reading For Teenagers

Readings and Poems for Civil Ceremonies

As a Wedding Photographer in the Lake District I have heard some beautiful readings and poems for civil ceremonies. They are always a very emotional part of the wedding. I have chosen a couple of my favourites below. Wedding readings from literature and books The Promise, Heather Berry “Within this … Continue reading >Readings and Poems for Civil Ceremonies

Best Disney Quotes for Wedding Ceremony Readings

As a lake district wedding photographer I have heard some of the best Disney quotes for wedding ceremony readings. Whether you choose lyrics from your favourite Disney song, or a quote from one of the ever wise characters, there’s something for every Disney lover here. Sleeping Beauty Imagine being woken … Continue reading >Best Disney Quotes for Wedding Ceremony Readings

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

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

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

Groom and Groomsmen Photos

Don’t let the wedding industrial complex tell you that it’s only women who get to enjoy their wedding day. Groom and Groomsmen photos can be just as much fun. Instead of spending time with your beloved new bride, why not hang out with your boys taking ridiculous photos? What better way to … Continue reading >Groom and Groomsmen Photos

60th Anniversary Photography The Wheatsheaf Beetham

Ron and Irene celebrated their 60th Wedding Anniversary on the 27th December 2018. A great opportunity for some photography. Accordingly the family organised a meal at The Wheatsheaf in Beetham. . I am Irene’s cousin, my father and her mum are brother and sister. The meal, which was held upstairs … Continue reading >60th Anniversary Photography The Wheatsheaf Beetham

Old England Hotel Windermere Weddings

WEDDINGS This is the beginning of the rest of your life, get ready to create some of the most memorable moments with us at Old England Hotel Windermere Weddings. We promise to deliver your every wish from beginning to end, with the spectacular wedding facilities, luxury bedrooms and suites, spa … Continue reading >Old England Hotel Windermere Weddings

Crown Hotel Wetheral Wedding

Champagne and canapes in a colourful garden Crown Hotel Wetheral Wedding , a tailor made feast with your friends and family – just some of the unique features that have made our hotel on of Carlisle’s most popular wedding venues. We have a variety of rooms that are perfect for … Continue reading >Crown Hotel Wetheral Wedding

Langdale Chase Wedding

LANGDALE CHASE WEDDING, THE FAIRY TALE SETTING TO MAKE YOUR WEDDING DAY DREAMS COME TRUE A lakeside location… Langdale chase Dreaming of a summer wedding, with drinks on the terrace or mulled wine by a roaring log fire on a crisp winters day. Winner of ‘Best View in Britain’ Award, … Continue reading >Langdale Chase Wedding

The Wild Boar Windermere Wedding

The Wild Boar lies in the heart of the Gilpin Valley and boasts a fine reputation for its excellent cuisine and friendly service. Oak beams, log fires and a comfortable lounge enhance the olde world ambience, which in turn is complimented by thirty six well appointed en-suite bedrooms and a … Continue reading >The Wild Boar Windermere Wedding

Sawrey House Hotel Weddings

With our secluded setting overlooking Esthwaite Water, we aim to make Sawrey House Hotel weddings as bespoke and individual as each couple.   We are lucky enough to take residence in the unspoilt Vale of Esthwaite. Therefore we can provide something that is away from the ordinary.  With exclusive use … Continue reading >Sawrey House Hotel Weddings

Laura Ashley Belsfield Hotel Wedding

HELLO! I’M Janet.I am a Belsfield hotel wedding photographer and visual storyteller. Beautiful Wedding  Photography in Cumbria and The Lake District Few places are more romantic than the Lake District. Steeped in natural beauty, its majestic mountains, wild-grass moors and shimmering lakes make this iconic part of the world a wonderful … Continue reading >Laura Ashley Belsfield Hotel Wedding

Wordsworth Hotel Wedding Venue

Wordsworth Hotel Wedding Venue American presidents and a string of celebrities, the Wordsworth Hotel wedding venue has, throughout its long history, been well known for its warmth and hospitality. And it’s this truly special atmosphere that continues to capture the hearts of guests today. A country house hotel with a … Continue reading >Wordsworth Hotel Wedding Venue