Making animated gifs

Had the idea to make these animated gifs on the spur of the moment.  So a little rough as one should use a tripod, but fun non the less!   I made these from just a few frames in Photoshop. You can read more about making them here    

Broyle Place Wedding and Hollambys Farm | Lauren & Dave

Broyle Place Wedding in Ringmer   I will catch my tail soon ; i’m getting closer with each turn.   In the meantime here is the start of the lovely Lauren and Dave’s wedding that started at Broyle Place in Ringmer , followed by a party at Hollambys Farm Sunset Barn with an ice cream pit stop on route.    

East Sussex Weddings | Humanist Lewes Castle Wedding | Sara & Lucy

Lewes Castle Wedding Sara and Lucy from Brighton had a fabulous big gay day ! The beautiful ceremony was held in the lower gardens at Lewes Castle and the Humanist ceremony given by Ginny Collins.  Sara’s dress was from Fur Coat No Knickers and was fabulous.  I also loved Lucy’s too which was from a boutique in Brighton ..that I need to find the name of again.  Much merriment was had at Bills Cafe down the hight street in Lewes. 

Chateau du Puits es Pratx Wedding| Ginestas | Dan & Caroline

  What a pleasure and delight to photograph Dan and Caroline’s wedding at the Chateau du Puits es Pratx in Ginestas in the South West of France.  I stayed in a delightful guest house with the lovely Mary & Ted.  The town of Ginestas was so rustic, unspoilt and so typically “French” with little doorways, potted plants, battered old Renaults and random racing cars stopping by in the middle of a group shot, flirting with Caroline, having a glass of wine and speeding off !  The Chateau was delightful and full of lovely details of an old vineyard.   This wedding …

The tradition of smiling in wedding photography

I loved photographing Helen and Dan …they did the “look stern and stiff” pose of the late 19th and early 20th Century so easily …well they managed it for about 30 seconds before laughing.. For vintage weddings it’s great to add in a few old fashioned (like your gran had) photographs for a real traditional feel and i’ve recently been routing through old photographs and doing some research to find out more about traditional styles of photography and why it all changed. I found this photograph at a vintage fair – an example of a photograph from the Royal wedding …

brighton-photo featured on rocknrollbride

It is good when a plan really starts to come together ….  and I get featured on Rocknrollbride!  I met Kat from RocknRollBride at the British Journal of Photography Unveiled conference in July along with 2 fabulous wedding photographers Chloe Brown and Lisa Aldersley.