Photographing Catherine and Chris's wedding was one of the highlights of my wedding season. Two wonderful souls who considering don’t like getting their photographs taken pretty much rocked this wedding! The couple chose The Isla Gladstone in Liverpool, a stunning location to celebrate their wedding. The Isla Gladstone is a place you can never get bored no matter the number of times you have been there, it's a delightful place that I love working at.
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To the most lovely laid back couple, thank you for choosing me. These guys just wanted all the real moments captured with as minimal posing as possible and thats what we got. Something I noticed while editing these images was how happy and relaxed everyone is and what a bloody gorgeous wedding this was from start to finish!
Starting at Johanne's parents house, just stunning hair by Krista from Glam Rock Hair, and make up by Annie from the Glamour Pit. Bridesmaids in soft pink dresses, and the twins (yes their two boys) in super cute outfits with converse. Johanne's dress was just epic, a classic design with modern touches. Johanne and her bridesmaids all looked immense, a mix of friends and family made up her bridal team.
An emotional reveal to her dad was the icing on the cake before the wedding car arrived to get everyone to the venue.
Wedding Ceremony at the Isla Gladstone
The new Victorian conservatory known as The Isla Gladstone, featuring a fairytale band stand was the venue of choice. One of my personal favourites. This Venue is just stunning all year round, with beautiful natural light it is a wedding photographers dream.
A late ceremony was just perfect for this laid back pair. Her sister had made, created and dressed the venue with flowers, vases, and vintage trinkets. I think you'l agree with me she is such a talented lady, this girl should have a business! She was serenaded in by the 'Singing Piano' man played as she walked down the Isle, the room filled with wonderful faces of friends and family. A ceremony filled with laughter and smiles. I love the little touches for boys, superhero bags filled with page boy treats including of course 'Toy pugs' (the boys love pugs).
The weather was extremely kind to us, it teased us with what looked like rain could appear and yet it didn't! So out we went into the grounds of the beautiful Isla Gladstone for some couple shots. For me couple images should be treasured and in order to treasured they need to be 'Real' and Johanne and Robbie....Well I think we did it! No cheese, no solid posing just them...and a Bride and Groom Selfie to finish.
The boys were ecstatic when they found a women taking her Pug for walk in the grounds, I love how much the little dog was enjoying the attention and made up I got to capture some special moments between the three of them!
The evening guests began to arrive. There was a cake cutting of the sensational Unfrosted wedding cake by Caz's Kitchen leading into the first dance. Which was just gorgeous as the sun was starting to come down through the glass windows. And finally a very emotional Father Daughter Dance to end my time with this couple on their utterly fabulous day.
Again - Thank you so much for choosing me to be your Wedding Photographer, I enjoyed it all, so well planned and relaxed, I hope your love your natural Wedding Photographs...x
Supplier Shout outs
Venue - Ceremony & Evening - Isla Gladstone
Hair - Krista from Glam Rock Hair
Make up - Annie from the Glamour Pit
Pianist - The Singing Piano Man
Wedding Ceremony at the Isla Gladstone Conservatory
Being a northwest wedding photographer means there are hundreds of beautiful wedding venues, however being asked to photograph a wedding here at the Isla Gladstone always gets me excited. I honestly believe it is becoming one of Liverpool's finest wedding venues. It is not only stunning and picturesque there are a million places to take wedding photographs and get creative.
These two! Well....where to begin!
When first met Tony & Laura, I was told she had chosen me as she had seen a nighttime photograph I had taken at an Isla gladstone wedding last October (thank you Instagram)
I am so lucky that the couples that choose me pick me because they love my work, not because I am completely crazy and like to play with 'smoke bombs'! One of the biggest compliments for me is when I know I am working for a couple who are just as excited for me to photograph their moments as I am to do so...
This is defiantly the largest amount of photographs I have ever added to a blog post, there are images here which I literally couldn't leave off.
When I first began my journey to 'become' a northwest wedding photographer I always thought it was because I love everything to do with Weddings (I am a women) and I've always been artistic so I adore being able to capture these moments in way that only I can and hope that people like it and continue to book with me!
But after starting the edit on this day, I realised something, the reason I love this job is because I do actually capture something thats priceless - Two people and their love for each other. I admit there were a few times on this day I had tears in my eyes - completely down to pregnancy hormones...honest!
I can't thank these two enough for letting me be creative, and trusting me especially with the very vibrant & 'Hot' smoke bombs! - Congratulations you gorgeous pair you are awesome.
So this gallery starts with her stunning wedding shoes and ends with the photograph she first seen of mine on Instagram...
Venue - Isla Gladstone Liverpool
Shoes - Ted Baker (Yes this is important)
Bride & Bridesmaid dress hangers - By the Groom