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Winter Engagement Shoot – Abbey & Calum

30 November 2020

This was such a beautiful winter engagement shoot in Belle Vue Park in Newport. Engagement Shoots are such a great way to get used to the camera!

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New Forest Family Shoot – Maspero Family

15 November 2020
new forest family photography shoot

We had such fun at this New Forest Family Shoot. Three brothers exploring the forest, dodging the rain and chasing the sunset!

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Casey, Nick & Their Dog Ted- Forest of Dean Engagement Shoot

31 October 2020
Couple and their corgi dog in autumn at their forest of dean engagement shoot

This was such a gorgeous Forest of Dean engagement shoot with Casey and Nick. How they met: “Surprisingly enough on Tinder of all places! We met after messaging for a few days in March 2016 and instantly hit it off. I practically moved in for 2 weeks in the April! We have been inseparable since!”…

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Cosmeston Lakes Engagement Session – Maisie & Matt

27 October 2020
cosmeston lakes engagement

We had such a beautiful autumnal Cosmeston Lakes engagement session in the middle of October. I heard from Maisie soon after her and Matt got engaged! Matt popped the question at Margam Country Park as they were surrounded by wild deer- how romantic! You don’t have to have already booked your wedding photography with me…

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Micro Church Wedding -Mr & Mrs Holbrow

26 October 2020
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Mr & Mrs Holbrow certainly had difficulty securing a date for their micro church wedding. Lexie and Mark had originally planned to tie the knot in August 2020 but coronavirus had other plans for them! They moved their wedding to April 2021 and decided they still wanted to have their wedding ceremony this year! Everything…

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Amy, Ross, Harry & Nancy – Family Session

23 October 2020

Amy and Ross initially booked me for their wedding day. Unfortunately COVID-19 forced them to postpone their date by a year! They decided that it was now or never to make their big relocation to Cornwall whilst their little ones are still young. They cancelled their Welsh wedding and have plans to settle into Cornwall…

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The Rifles Museum Salisbury- Mr & Mrs Eveleigh

22 October 2020
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rifles museum salisbury

⁠Rifles Museum Salisbury Graham and Caroline had their wedding at The Rifles Museum Salisbury on a sunny Thursday in October. They planned their wedding in just a few months because they couldn’t wait to get married, pandemic or no pandemic! When I asked them how they found planning in such a short space of time…

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Penallta House Micro Wedding – Mr & Mrs Bateman

17 October 2020
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Postponements and planning Laura and Josh eventually ended up with a beautiful, autumnal Penallta House micro wedding. But they had such a rollercoaster of a time planning this wedding. Originally, they had planned a beautiful big celebration at St Pierre in Chepstow for September 2020. Unfortunately, Coronavirus had other ideas and they had to rethink…

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Abergavenny Engagement Session – Sarah, Kieran & Merlin

11 October 2020

Sarah and Kieran brought along their gorgeous dog Merlin to their Abergavenny engagement session. We chose Linda Vista Gardens as it’s dog friendly and it was also within the county that they live! At the time of this session Wales was in lockdown which meant you couldn’t leave your county unless it was for work.…

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Extended Family Photography Session – Cheryl’s Birthday!

01 October 2020

Tony got in touch with me to ask me if I would capture an extended family photography session. It was a complete suprise for his mums 60th birthday! I first met Tony when we planned his proposal to his now-fiancee, Rosie! You can check out their proposal photos here. Since then they’ve booked me for…

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Linda Vista Gardens Engagement Session – Paige & Carl

28 September 2020
Linda Vista Gardens Engagement

Oh my goodness what a beautiful Linda Vista Gardens Engagement Session Paige and Carl had. I met them just before sunset on one sunny September Sunday evening. Linda Vista Gardens is a public park in Abergavenny. I stumbled upon it whilst exploring our local area during the lockdown. At the time, I said that it…

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The Complete Wedding Planning Checklist You Didn’t Know You Needed

28 September 2020
wedding planning checklist

I’ve created a simple 12 month wedding planning checklist to help you plan your dream wedding! By asking expert wedding suppliers how much time they need to get things organised I’ve created an easy, step-by-step wedding planning timeline of all the main things you need to do! The Complete Wedding Planning Checklist You Didn’t Know…

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