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Tortworth Court Wedding

Tortworth Court Wedding.

I remember Tortworth Court from many years ago in what feels like a previous life. The company I worked for back then used this venue for training, conferences and it was a regular stay for me when working in the area. I remember being impressed by the building, the friendliness of the staff and the excellent food in the Orangery. Continue reading

5 Lies your mother told you about wedding photography

Wedding photography isn’t what it used to be………

Lies about wedding photographyWedding photography has changed a lot over quite a short period. Yet in many ways, it has stayed the same.

The things our parents expected from a wedding photographer are a little different to what we expect now. The arrival of digital photography changed the game significantly. Some notable changes that came with Digital. Continue reading

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Wedding Readings and Speeches

Wedding Readings & Speeches.

Wedding readings and speechesI have photographed hundreds of weddings and in that time I have heard many wedding readings and speeches. Some very good, some very bad and some just ugly. I will break them down a little and hope that if you have been asked to give a reading or speech at a friends or family members wedding this will help.

I’ll have some suggestions on ‘Do’s and Don’t’ at the end. Continue reading