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South Wales Wedding Blog.

Here you’ll find South Wales wedding photography highlight blogs from recent weddings I’ve documented and captured. There’s also engagement photo session blogs, helpful wedding planning blogs and lots of useful information – The support and guides you really need to ahead of your big day!

 I share almost all weddings I photograph on my blog. I want to show you how I approach and photograph weddings through the day. Giving you a perfect idea of how your day will look through your gallery at your potential wedding venue. Welcome to take inspiration from the weddings too!

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Cardiff wedding photography of Natalie and chris in bluebell woods for for their pre-wedding photo session

Natalie & Chris | Cardiff Pre Wedding photography

Natalie & Chris joined me for their Cardiff Pre Wedding Photography recently at the Wenallt woods, North of Cardiff. The bluebells had yet to bloom but that didn't stop us coming back for a second helping!   Natalie & Chris and I met at Rhianwen & Olivers wedding at Plas glansevin Manor back in September. It's when I was Rhianwen & Olivers wedding photographer. They even feature in the blog too. It's always a pleasure when a couple want to book me based on how I was at their friends wedding. Experiencing how I work first hand is a fantastic way to

Miskin manor wedding photography of Bride and groom walking around the venue

Miskin Manor wedding photography | Jalisa & David

Miskin Manor wedding venue hosted the big day of Jalisa & David in April. Gorgeous weather all day and a huge celebration from the morning through to late night dancing - How every wedding should end! I was there to document their day as their Miskin Manor wedding photographer.   Miskin Manor Wedding venue nestles itself on the outskirts of Cardiff amongst the countryside woodland. Perfect setting for Jalisa & David’s wedding day recently. The peak spring weather highlighting the best that the season had to offer. Light warmth in the air, and rich tones from the sun. It felt like summer

Zoe & Matt | Three cliffs bay photography

Zoe & Matt had their Three cliffs bay photography for their pre-wedding session recently. Although the first attempt was let down by the subject of weather, we were rewarded with golden sunset the following day.   Hensol Castle will host their wedding in the summer but the whole focus was on their pre-wedding at three cliffs bay photography session. After driving down on the Friday. Being somewhat of a weather spotter for a few hours I suggested it would be still good to head down

Cardiff Wedding Photography in Oldwalls in May

Cardiff Wedding Photography | Oldwalls Wedding | Ffion & James

Ffion & James had their Cardiff wedding photography session ahead of their wedding at Oldwalls at the end of May. In the peak of the heat on a busy Saturday, they embraced the gorgeousness of Roath Park.   Ahead of their Wedding photography at Oldwalls, Ffion & James met me for their pre-wedding photography at Roath Park in Cardiff. Saturday afternoon, it was warm and I think the whole of South Wales descended onto the land around us. It was heaving with people soaking up the early spring warmth.   I had asked the couple to trust me on my judgement of a great(?)

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Wedding at Pencoed House Estate | Therese & Tom

As a Cardiff wedding photographer, I get to photograph many local venues including Pencoed House which is situated on the outskirts of the city. The day promised nothing but rain all day but in the 11th hour, the clouds cleared and an Irish/Welsh party was about to begin!   Therese & Tom's wedding at Pencoed House is one of the first wedding photography bookings of 2019! The season has already begun which is awesome. Although I had one month wedding free in January, i'm glad to get my creative juices flowing again. The couple both decided to to get ready at the Copthorne

Hensol castle wedding photography and their ogmore pre wedding photography

Ogmore pre-wedding photography | Harriet & Darren

Harriet & Darren's Ogmore pre-wedding photography session was great fun! Although we didn't get to play in the dunes they put the nerves behind them and got right into it! All ahead of their wedding at Hensol Castle in May. Ahhhh, the first pre-wedding photo session of the year and it couldn't have got off to a better start! Harriet & Darren absolutely loved the idea of having their session at their very local beach which they say they spend a lot of time at. It's also one of my favourite parts of coastline too with such a variety of tones,

Cardiff wedding photography at Canada lodge

Religious Cardiff wedding photography | Beci & David

Beci & David had their religious Canada lodge wedding photography recently. Set at the gorgeous Canada Lodge & Lake near Cardiff and amongst their friends & family it was a stunning celebration! Canada Lodge & Lake set the stunning backdrop to Beci & David's wedding celebrations following their wedding ceremony at the City Church in Cardiff. Both Beci & David grew up with the influence of the church and prayers. Their ceremony was full of blessings, songs and readings of faith which was fantastic to document.   It was onto the venue for their reception and wedding breakfast… we headed into the quieter

Oxwich Bay Hotel wedding photography in the gower with James and Eloise on the beach walking

Oxwich Bay hotel wedding photography | Eloise & James

Eloise & James got married in the middle of a cold Autumn overlooking the stunning bay on the gower coast. Their Oxwich Bay Hotel wedding was stunning, intimate and personal filled with cycling and floral theme.   Oxwich Bay hotel wedding venue on the Gower is one of those venues you certainly look twice at. Less than a few steps away, the lapping sea the hotel sits overlooking the entire bay. Nearby, Three Cliffs bay, one of the other famous majestic views of South Wales! Perfect for an autumn wedding with such amazing colours and star lit skies! Eloise the bride got ready

Wedding engagement photography at westonburt arberetum

Olivia & Daniel | Wedding engagement photography

Westonburt arboretum was the perfect location for Olivia & Daniel for their wedding engagement photography. Right in the peak of autumn the colours were out of this world!   Olivia & Daniel booked me many months ago and I'm so glad its coming around to their wedding. They are some of the loveliest people I've ever met and so nice to chat with. Absolutely pleasure to photograph them therefore. We met on a pretty cold October afternoon, thick jacket on and away we went. We headed over the treetop walk way which is pretty cool and into the thick colour of trees, there

Plas Glansevin Wedding photographer with Rhi & Ollie walking out to confetti

Plas Glansevin wedding photographer | Rhianwen & Ollie

Plas Glansevin in Carmarthenshire was held the super fantastic, wedding celebrations of Rhi & Ollie in August which had tons of Harry Potter and F.R.I.E.N.D.S. references around the place surrounded by their closest family and friends in the most intimate venue in the middle of nowhere, what a wedding!   Blimey, where do I even start! Well, I could say that I almost couldn't make their wedding at Plas Glansevin due to a cycling accident. But that's another story! Thankfully though I was fit enough to capture the celebrations of what is arguably the wedding of the year! The Grade II listed Georgian

Jennie & Will's wedding at grittleton house wedding photography

Grittleton House wedding photography, Cotswold | Jennie & Will

Grittleton House wedding venue hosted the stunning wedding of Jennie & Will at the end of August in the stunning surroundings of the gothic architecture of the venue amongst their friends and family.   Jennie & Will had their Grittleton house wedding recently and what a setting it was for their special day! I was in awe of the venue and the interior detail. The outside is pretty stunning too but as it was heavily raining all day there was little chance of us venturing outside. Non the less it didn't dampen their spirits at all. I joined Jennie and her bridesmaids during

Abi & Chris Celebrating their wedding at Canada Lodge near cardiff

Summer wedding at Cardiff venue with bride in lace dress | Abi & Chris

Abi & Chris Had their wedding at Canada Lodge & Lake at the start of August in absolutely gorgeous settings and the golden light as it set on the horizon.   Abi and chris are one of those couples who are just super easy to photograph, they enjoy the moment and have a great time about it! Of course they were a little nervous in front of the camera at their wedding at canada lodge. Such as every couple but they just embrace it and make my work so much easier! Photographing happiness is just the best!   Bridal preparations were held at Abi's

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Cookridge Hall Wedding photography | Scarlet & Chris

Scarlet & Chris had their Cookridge hall wedding recently and it was awesome! The venue tied in with Chris' passion for golf, where he of course* had to get one last game in before the celebrations which were intimate and emotional. Cookridge hall wedding venue in Leeds hosted the super awesome wedding of Scarlet & Chris in August. The day started with us meeting Chris on the last 2 holes of the golf course getting in a quick game before the celebrations. The bride Scarlet, having her bridal preparations surrounded by her bridesmaids at Weetwood Hall close by with make-up & hair by