Gildings Barn Wedding | 1920’s – 1930’s Inspired | Ashley & Nick

Gildings Barn wedding in Newdigate, Dorking.  1920’s and 1930’s inspired old fashioned and antique inspired day with a humanist ceremony.  The wedding was on the August bank holiday and it rained and rained.  However, Heather whatever the whether there is always  a break and all weddings in the summer daylight hours can have photographs outside, even if it is after dinner.  It makes for more fun photographs too. As featured on Love My Dress . Brides Dress – Jane Bourvis Brides Veil – With Love From Bobbin Brides Shoes – Dune   Groom – Suit/Shoes Topman + Waistcoat Debenhams + Tie Next + Cufflinks and tie pin, both vintage Bridesmaids – TFNC London …

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.