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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 […]

14 Apr 2017
Turkey Mill Orangery Maidstone wedding photography, night time backlit wedding couple in wedding photo

The Orangery Turkey Mill – Kent Wedding Venue

Kent has some of the most beautiful wedding venues in the world, and we’re spotlighting some of our favourite in our ongoing Wedding Venues Spotlight Series. The Orangery at Turkey Mill is definitely one of our favourites with lush and green scenery for amazing wedding photography possibilities. The Orangery is ideal for winter weddings, bespoke weddings, and last-minute weddings, with a variety of packages for every budget.  Here we spotlight our recent wedding of Lyndsey & James at this wonderful […]

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, […]

15 Mar 2017
wedding rings on wedding cake flowers, beautiful macro rings photo

Writing Wedding Invitations Properly

Now you have your wedding date set and wedding venue all booked – you have many things to think about! Remember one crucial details – you need to actually ‘invite’ your guests! Creating a guest list and deciding who can come can be a daunting task in and of itself, but once it’s been decided you need to let people know as soon as possible that they are invited to your wedding so they can make plans.  Writing Wedding Invitations […]

13 Mar 2017
Crete wedding photo of bride and groom against the blue sky on rocky beach in Greece, destination wedding photography at the Stella Palace Hotel

Destination Wedding Tips and Tricks

More and more it is becoming common for couples from the UK to get married abroad, and this can be a fantastic way to budget a wedding and do something unique (as well as beat the English weather).  We’ve compiled a few tips and tricks from the various weddings we’ve shot abroad. Do be careful of local laws and customs, some countries like Mexico and Turkey ask for blood tests that you need to pay for in advance.  Some countries […]

26 Feb 2017

Getting Married in Kent & Essex

Getting Married in Kent & Essex   Getting married? So much planning and many things to consider!   You’ll have amazing moment and memories that you’ll want to remember long after the magic day. Photographs are perhaps the most important part of this process and a crucial part of your wedding day. We have shot hundreds of weddings across England and in 4 other countries over the years, so we know a lot about what can happen on a wedding day. […]

16 Feb 2017
confetti cannon first dance wedding at St. Augustines Kent

What to do during your first Dance?

What to do during your first Dance?   The first dance is possibly the most intimate and romantic parts of your wedding day and wedding reception (along with your ‘first kiss’ and your ‘creatives pictures’) and you might not know when you should do your first dance, or even what to do! What song should you choose? How do you dance? Does the wedding band play or the DJ?   Here we give you a run-down of need-to-knows before your […]

07 Feb 2017
Wedding Fair exhibition girls holding notepads

Wedding Fairs in Kent

Are bridal fairs a good idea or a waste of money?  Should I book everything at one fair or look around? How do I get the most out of a wedding fair? Is it spelt fair, fare or fayre?!?! Kent & Surrey Wedding Photographer Mykey Day explains the benefits of a Sunday stroll through your local wedding fair… Kent Wedding Fairs Whether you’re looking for wedding photographers in Kent or wedding cars in London, looking for a cheap wedding package or the finest you can find […]