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Category : Tips & Tricks

25 Jul 2017

Tips & Tricks for Second Shooting Weddings

As London & Kent Wedding Photographers covering the South-East and beyond, we have a lot of experience at a variety of weddings across the UK and Europe – but more importantly than this we’ve built up a big reservoir of experience in second shooting and hiring second shooters. Below we present some tips on the qualities and skills we find indispensable when working for other wedding photographers as a second shooter… Tips and Tricks For Being An Epic Second Shooter at […]

10 Jul 2017
groomsmen catches owl carrying the wedding rings down the aisle at Powder Mills Wedding venue in Battle

Wedding Entertainment Ideas

Wedding Entertainment Ideas  As wedding photographers in Kent and Essex, we get to see a lot of weddings across the South-East, and as such we get to see lots of cool ideas and thoughts for your wedding. Here we list a few ideas for you to consider!    Face Painting / Bouncy Castle For Children Keeping kids entertained at weddings can be a nightmare – but here are a few easy and fun ideas for keeping the little ones out […]

12 Jun 2017

The Four Types of Wedding Photographer

The Four Types of Wedding Photographer Wedding Photographers come in all shapes and sizes; from the have-a-go-hero to the full-time professional, from the weekend-warrior to the jack-of-all-trades… Each one has their pros and cons, and finding the right one for you can be a balancing act against these factors. But we find often most clients don’t even realise there’s a difference! We feel it’s important to educate the public about our profession, so please see below for our guide on […]

06 Jun 2017
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Three Things To Ask Yourself When Meeting The Perfect Wedding Photographer

Three Things To Ask Yourself When Meeting The Perfect Wedding Photographer   Looking for an amazing wedding photographer? There are a lot of personalities out there! From the over-the-top extroverts to delicate flowers who aren’t able to direct group wedding photos – we all know someone who wasn’t happy with their chosen photographer.   There are so many choices for wedding photography in Kent and across London, Essex, and Surrey, so you need to make sure not only that your photographer […]

29 May 2017

Timeline of Working With Your Kent Wedding Photographer

Timeline of Working With Your Kent Wedding Photographer So you’ve just booked your dream wedding photographer, whether it’s in Kent, London, or Rome or Malta, the question is: what’s next?   We find that couples looking for the best wedding photographers, book their wedding photography right after they book the venue, but then how much should you see of them after that? In this article we explain more about when (and how) your perfect wedding photographer should be working with […]

23 May 2017

10 Misconceptions About Weddings

Top 10 Wedding Misconceptions You’ll wish you knew before you started planning… We’ve mentioned in other blogs posts how there is a lot of information we pick up as wedding photographers. Having shot hundreds of weddings in countless venues across multiple countries we have a unique insight into weddings that all other vendors do not. Even your venue has only seen weddings done the way ‘they always do them’ at their own venue. Whereas we’ve seen lots of different weddings from […]

11 May 2017
Malta Wedding Photography on beach at sunset

11 Tips For Perfect Wedding Photos

  11 Tips For Perfect Wedding Photos We’re always asked by friends and colleagues what the best process for ‘perfect wedding photos’ is, and picking a wedding photographer who will make this happen for you is the key ingredient in the mix. Wedding photography is a diverse field, and here we present some important steps to ensuring you capture your day in the most creative and beautiful way possible… 1. Research, Research, Research… As soon as you have booked a […]

10 Apr 2017
The Orangery Maidstone, Turkey Mill, Kent Wedding Venue, Kent Wedding Photographer

Venue Walk-Arounds and Timeline Consultations

Amazing wedding photography doesn’t just happen. There… We said it….  Whilst we would love to be able to just rock up to a wedding with little or no planning and create amazing wedding photography you will enjoy looking back upon for the rest of your lives, unfortunately in the real world that just doesn’t happen.  That’s why we have included in almost all our collections a ‘timeline consultation and venue walk around’. The aim for this meeting is to maximise […]

03 Apr 2017
Knowlton Court, Kent Wedding Venue, Weddings at Knowlton Court, Kent Wedding Photography

17 Rules For Your Wedding Guests

Weddings in Kent and beyond are often plagued by stressed brides who have regretted inviting certain people or who have suffered with family and guests and their bad behaviour. If you’re brave – we’re daring you to print out this (tongue-in-cheek) list and e-mail all your wedding guests today 😉 17 Rules For Your Wedding Guests Don’t Get in the Photographer’s Way There’s a reason we put this one first! So you have a nice camera? Done a few courses? […]

20 Mar 2017
wedding guests dancing on dance floor, man in suit singing, fairy lights in marquee, kent wedding photography

Top Ten People NOT to invite to your Wedding!

Working on the guest list for your wedding? Too many people to invite your gorgeous Kentish wedding? We’ve got a few (tongue-in-cheek) suggestions for people you can leave off your list! Let’s not forget a wedding is very expensive, and every wedding guest is another expensive mouth to feed – so let’s see if we can decide who you can safely leave OFF your wedding guest list 😉 Top Ten People NOT to invite to your Wedding! Oh and please remember, […]