Masthead header

A few of my favourite frames from the beautiful fine art wedding of Jessica and Aaron at The West Mill wedding venue in Derbyshire.

That light! *sigh* 

Fine-Art-BrideFine Art Wedding at The West Millwhite rose wedding bouquetGroom in Tuxwedding shoesWedding Dress at west millcopper Wedding detailsfine-art-wedding-photography-the-west-mill-venue_010Groomfine-art-wedding-photography-the-west-mill-venue_012-the-west-mill-venue_011father of the bride photographnatural wedding photographywedding confettifine art style wedding UKfine-art-wedding-photography-the-west-mill-venue_014Natural light wedding photographyBride and Groom Fine Art Weddingfine-art-wedding-photography-the-west-mill-venue_026romantic-wedding-photography-ukfine-art-wedding-ukbeautiful-wedding-photographyfine-art-wedding-photography-the-west-mill-venue_029Golden hour wedding portraits by Belle and Beau Fine Art PhotographyWedding detailsFine-art-wedding-stylingfine-art-wedding-photography-the-west-mill-venue_033fine-art-wedding-photography-the-west-mill-venue_034best-fine-art-wedding-photgraphy-ukfine-art-wedding-photography-the-west-mill-venue_039fine-art-wedding-photography-the-west-mill-venue_038fine-art-wedding-photography-the-west-mill-venue_036

Jessica and Aaron designed a beautiful fine art wedding day to share with their friends and family at the West Mill in Derbyshire.

I just loved Jessica’s classic Hollywood bombshell look, she just looked radiant all day.

They made much of the beautiful copper details themselves, including that amazing copper flower arch and effortlessly threaded it throughout the day, even to the copper detailing of Lancaster and Cornish bouquet ribbon.

They were a perfect math for each other, and the beautiful golden light at the end of the day only helped illuminate their love for each other through the photography.

Hope you enjoy!

“They are the most amazing pictures we have ever seen. They are even more perfect than we ever even imagined they would be.
We are so so so happy we picked you to capture our special day, you are truly an amazing artist!
There are just so many to choose a favourite…
We are in love with them all!!!!”
uk-fine-art-wedding-wedding-blog
– Amber and Byron
uk-fine-art-wedding-wedding-blog

france-destination-fine-art-wedding-photographer-ukChateau-de-Cazenac-wedding-photographyBeautiful-bride-wedding-photography-ukYorkshire-Fine-Art-Wedding-photographer-ukfrance-best-destination-wedding-photographer-ukUk-Fine-art-wedding-photographer-detailsfrance-destination-finr-art-wedding-photographer-uk-French-Chateau-WeddingChateau-de-Cazenac-Wedding-Photographyfrance-destination-wedding-photographer-ukfrance-destination-fine-art-wedding-photographer-Yorkshire-Destination-wedding-photographerWedding-shoes-fine-art-photographyFine-art-wedding-photographer-Yorkshirefrance-destination-fine-art-wedding-photographyBright-warm-wedding-photography-destinationBeautiful-wedding-photographyFine-art-wedding-photography-ukEmotion-fine-art-wedding-photographyYorkshire-fine-art-wedding-photography-ukfrance-destination-best-wedding-photographer-uk-fine-art-yorkshire-wedding-photographerfrance-destination-fine-art-wedding-photographer-Best-Yorkshire-wedding-photographerDetail-wedding-photographyCouples-beautiful-portarits-wedding-photographyFrance-Chateau-wedding-photographer-uk-Fine-art-wedding-photographyFrench-wedding-photographyFine-art-film-wedding-photographerHappy-bridesmaids-wedding-photographyYorkshire-destination-wedding-photographer-uk-best-Yorkshire-destination-wedding-photographer-Groomsmans-fine-art-wedding-photographyfrance-chateau-destination-wedding-photographer-uk-france-destination-fine-art-wedding-photographer-uk-Happy-wedding-photographyYorkshire-fine-art-wedding-photography-destinationgolden-hour-france-destination-wedding-photographer-uk-Yorkshire-destination-fine-art-wedding-photographer-france-destination-best-wedding-photographer-ukRomantic-wedding-photography-yorkshire

This was such a beautiful venue and a really great wedding.

We flew out from Yorkshire to the beautiful Dordogne region of France to capture this wedding day.

Both Bride and Groom worked on yachts in monaco and were free spirits, they had built a business together travelling the world and had planned their wedding day together, they were truly soul mates and it was a joy to be involved in their wedding day.

We met for the first time the day before the wedding and we instantly got on, they had followed my work and they really trusted that I would capture their wedding day in the fine art photography style that I am known for.

The Chateau was picture perfect everywhere you looked and made me love the French rustic style even more than I already do :)

From the moment we drove through the area we knew it was going to be one of our highlights for 2016 and it more than lived up to our expectations.

We feel so fortunate getting to travel the world and capture days like this for a living, what a dream! Amber and Byron we wish you a lifetime of happiness!

“Can I just say a HUGE thank you!
They are absolutely beautiful. We are so happy with them!
It’s been lovely to see all those little bits that we missed and I can’t wait to share them with our friends and family. We really do love all our photos!” 
yorkshire-wedding-photographer
– Jennifer and Andrew
yorkshire-wedding-photographer
A few of my favourites from our lovely Jennifer and Andrew’s beautiful, happy and epically chilled out wedding day in Spain. A big thank you to them both for flying me and Philip out from Yorkshire, UK to capture your wonderful day in the hazy sunshine, this was definitely a wedding we won’t forget :)
(For details of Jennifer’s day and how she planned a destination wedding in spain, see below!)
We’re off to shoot a beautiful wedding in France this weekend, there’s definitely worse ways to earn a living!
 
Spain-Wedding-Destination-PhotographerSpain-fine-Art-Wedding-Destination-PhotographerFine-Art-Wedding-Photography-DestinationBeautiful-Outdoor-Wedding-PhotographyUk-Fine-Art-Wedding-PhotographyDestination-Fine-Art-Wedding-Photography-UkWedding-Photography-Spain-Fine-ArtWedding-Ideas-BrideBeautiful-Weddings-Fine-art-PhotographySpain-Wedding-Destination-PhotographyFine-art-wedding-photography-yorkshireBridal-Portraits-Wedding-PhotographyWedding-Photography-destination-ukBeautiful-Fine-art-wedding-PhotographyWedding-Bridesmaid-Photography-DestinationSmiling-Boy-Fine-art-wedding-PhotographyBridal-Lace-Dress-Wedding-PhotographyDestination-Wedding-PhotographySpain-Fine-art-Wedding-Destination-PhotographerWedding-Destination-Photographer-Outdoor-CeremonySpain-Destination-Photographer-Fine-artSpain-Fine-art-Wedding-Destination-PhotographerSpain-Outdoor-Wedding-Destination-Fine-art-PhotographerWedding-Photography-Ring-ShotBeautiful-Wedding-PhotographySpain-Wedding-Destination-PhotographerSpain-Children-Wedding-Destination-PhotographerOutdoor-Wedding-Destination-Fine-art photographyWedding-Destination-Photographer-UkHappy-Wedding-Destination-Photographer-Romantic- Fine-art-Wedding-Destination-PhotographerBride-Wedding-Photography-UkRomantic-Fine-art-Wedding-PhotographySpain-Wedding-Destination-PhotographerTableplan-ideas-Wedding-Destination-PhotographerFine-art-Wedding-Photographycasa-de-laila-wedding-photographerOutdoor-fine-art-wedding-PhotographyWedding-Destination-Photographer-HappinessFine-Art-Wedding-Destination-PhotographerDestination-Wedding-PhotographerFamily-Wedding-Destination-PhotographerBeautiful-destination-fine-art-weddingsFine-Art-Wedding-Photography-DestinationRomantic-Wedding-Destination-PhotographerBeautiful-wedding-Photography-UkWedding-Destination-PhotographerDestination-Wedding-Photography-UkRomantic-Wedding-Destination-PhotographerGolden-Light-Wedding-Destination-PhotographerSpain-Wedding-Destination-Photographer-UkFine-Art-Wedding-PhotographyBeautiful-Wedding-Destination-PhotographerWedding-Destination-Photographer-UkFirst-Dance-Wedding-Photography-Uk
(One quick note, we still have a just couple of places left on our Fine Art wedding photography workshop, ‘A Beautiful Way’ in September! It’s set to be a truly amazing day with some of the best wedding suppliers in the industry.  For more details, see here! )
yorkshire-wedding-photographer
P H O T O G R A P H Y : Belle and Beau Fine Art Photography
yorkshire-wedding-photographer
“We decided on Belle and Beau photography after we were recommended them from a friend who follows Holly’s blog. We had been looking for a while and when we looked through Belle and Beau’s website we loved how pretty and soft all the images were. They were exactly what we had been looking for and more!”
yorkshire-wedding-photographer“We decided we wanted to get married abroad as we had our hearts set on an outdoor wedding. We found Casa de Laila, a glamping/yoga retreat in Southern Spain and straight away loved how pretty and relaxed the venue looked. It was so beautiful with all the flowers and the Palm trees that we knew it wouldn’t need a lot of decorating. We booked our flights out to view it and it more than lived up to what we hoped!” 
yorkshire-wedding-photographerH A I R : Golden Tarts
yorkshire-wedding-photographer“We had a lovely girl called Emma doing our hair from the ‘Golden Tarts’ in Puerto Banus. I decided to go for hair down with waves and flowers as I love the boho bridal look!” 
yorkshire-wedding-photographerDRESS AND SHOES: Jenny Packham and Rachel Simpson
yorkshire-wedding-photographer“I chose Rachel Simpson shoes ‘Mimosa’ because I liked the vintage look of them. I read a lot of reviews saying they were really comfy which was a must for me as I’m not great at wearing high heels! I brought a pair of flat Sandals to change into in the evening but I didn’t need them in the end because the Rachel Simpson shoes were so comfortable!”
yorkshire-wedding-photographer
A D V I C E   F O R   B R I D E S :
yorkshire-wedding-photographer“It was so lovely to be surrounded by our closest family and friends, all of whom were so happy for us. It’s so rare to get all your nearest and dearest together like that. We kept the numbers quite low at 50 people in total and that was just perfect. I feel we kept it quite relaxed and informal which was what we set out to do. We wanted our guests to enjoy it and have as much fun as we did.
My advise for any future brides would be to take at least 5 or 10 minutes with your new husband by yourselves so you can have a moment just to think, wow. . .all this is for us!” 

“The photos are beautiful!! We are SO happy, we can’t stop looking at them!

It’s everything we imagined them to be and more, you’ve captured the day so perfectly and made everything look so pretty!

We can’t wait to show them off.. everyone’s receiving a framed print!

Once again, Steve and I would like to thank you for being so amazing on the day.”

– Hannah & Steve
Blush Tulle Bridesmaids -fine-art-wedding-photographer

Ston Easton Wedding PhotographyNatural wedding photogrpahy - BrideRose and Olive leaf bouquet Wedding details Natural lightYorkshire-fine-art-wedding-photography_011Cotswolds- fine-art-wedding-photography_012Uk fine art wedding photographer romantic wedding photography Cotswolds weddingYorkshire-fine-art-wedding-photography_015natural photography confetti bridefine-art-wedding-photography-bestUK film wedding photographer bestWEDDING DETAILSitalian fine art weddingDahilas and Olive leavesWhite and Green WeddingItalian weddingYorkshire-fine-art-wedding-photography_032Belle and Beau Fine Art Wedding Photographyromantic wedding portraitsYorkshire-fine-art-wedding-photography_031Black and white fine art wedding photography Cotswolds-fine-art-wedding-photography_030Golden hour BrideYorkshire-fine-art-wedding-photography_033natural light wedding photography3 generations :) …ROMANTIC WEDDING PORTRAITSYorkshire-fine-art-wedding-photography_039fine-art-wedding-photography_045Beautiful wedding photography UKromantic- fine-art-wedding-photography_UK-046NATURAL MOMENTS WEDDINGSton Easton Somerset Wedding

I had high hopes for Hannah’s wedding to Steve as she first described her wedding to me and told me that she worked for Perfect Wedding Magazine. And her wedding day really was perfect! 

She had the loveliest smile all day and was just so welcoming and friendly, it was lovely to be in their company and capture these beautiful memories for them. 

It took place in the beautiful setting of the Cotswolds at Ston Easton Park with it’s beautiful Palladian architecture. 

The sun shone, birds sang and soft, gentle guitar music filled the air, a truly magical wedding day.

Rachel from The Rose Shed (who I have worked along with lots) surrounded us all with beautiful blooms, I just wish you could smell the roses through these photographs! Hannah’s family are Sicilian so she included lots of Italian touches such as beautiful olive leaves everywhere.  

I knew her day would be so lovely for me to capture from her first excited email to me where she told me “Fine Art wedding photography appears to be the only style of photography that gets us excited! I have fallen in love with idea of soft lighting, the attention to detail and the natural way couples are shot.”

Thank you so much Hannah and Steve, your’s really was the perfect day :) x 

 

fine-art-wedding-photographer-ukFlowers-Fine-Art-Photography-YorkshireYorkshire-Wedding-Photography-UkFine-Art-Wedding-Photography-UkFine-Art-Wedding-Photographer-UKFine-Art-Wedding-Stationary-Green-and-GoldLartington Hall Wedding PhotographerBow-tie-Wedding-Photography Beautiful-Bride-Fine-Art-Wedding-PhotographyBridesmaids-Fine-Art-Wedding-Photographer-UKFine-Art-Wedding-Rings-PhotographyFine-Art-Wedding-Photographer-UkDetails-Fine-Art-Wedding-Photographer Groom-Fine-Art-Wedding-Photographer Bride-Bridesmaids-Fine-Art-Wedding-PhotographyVeil-Shot-Fine-Art-Wedding-PhotographyBridesmaids-Fine-Art-Wedding-Photographer Beautiful-Bride-and-BridesmaidsOutdoor CeremonyBride-Groom-Fine-Art-Wedding-PhotographyVows-Fine-Art-Wedding-PhotographerOutdoor wedding UKOutdoor-Fine-Art-Wedding-Photography-Ukbeautiful all white weddingFine-Art-Wedding-PhotographerBlack-Tie-Wedding-UKFine-Art-Cake-Wedding-PhotographerFine-Art-Wedding-Photography-DetailsFine-Art-Venue-Wedding-Photographer Fine-Art-Venue-Wedding-PhotographyFine-Art-Details-Wedding-Photographer Speeches-Fine-Art-Wedding-PhotographyFine-Art-Wedding-Photographer-YorkshireFine-Art-Wedding-PhotographyBeautiful-Bride-Fine-Art-Wedding-PhotographerRomantic-Fine-Art-Wedding-Photographypronovias wedding dressBlack Tie Wedding UKBridal-Portraits-Fine-Art-Wedding-Photography-UkYorkshire-Fine-Art-Wedding-PhotographyRomantic-Fine-Art-Wedding-PhotographyFirst-Dance-Fine-Art-Wedding-PhotographerYorkshire-Fine-Art-Wedding-Photography

The wonderful wedding day of Jennifer and Imran was truly perfect! From the beautiful light and airy venue of Lartington Hall, Barnard Castle, to the subtly elegant details that seemed to be everywhere, it was a day of happiness and joy.

From the first contact we had I knew the day was going to be special, Jennifer has such a vision for her day, her beautiful aesthetic was a complete reflection of her elegant self and a reflection of the two of them as a couple. Jennifer told me they had looked for a long time for a photographer who reflected their vision and their enthusiasm at finding my work only made me more excited to work with them. 

Jennifer knew she wanted the whole day to be “white white white!” and pulled it of in such a beautifully understated way. Their wedding was a black-tie event resulting in probably the best dressed guests I’ve ever seen, with all the men looking very dapper in their Tuxes and it made it so special for their guests too :) 

The love they had for each other was so beautiful to see, their personalities so different but ones that complemented each other perfectly. The fact they were planning an outdoor ceremony was something that I love to see, the weather rewarded them and was glorious. It honestly felt like I was shooting in the south of France.

Putting this post together brought back happy memories, it was truly a great pleasure to capture their wedding day.

A list of their wonderful suppliers is below:

 

Suppliers:

Photography : Belle and Beau Fine Art Photography

Venue: Lartington Hall, Barnard Castle

Wedding Dress: Pronovias

Flowers: Adam Prest

Wedding Cake: The Designer Cake Company

Tux: Lanvin

 

  • Alex - Beautiful work Holly. Such pretty portraits too!March 1, 2016 – 3:24 pmReplyCancel