Entries by Rachael

The Eco-Friendly Alternative Wedding Bouquet

For the couple who care about the environment, there are some obvious ways to cut down the carbon footprint of your wedding. Who wanted your American family there anyway? But on Saturday I discovered a brand new idea which I LOVED. An alternative wedding bouquet which I couldn’t wait to share with you. This picture […]

Bonfire Night and Wedding Fireworks

How can you get married at this time of year and not have a wedding fireworks display? It’s the perfect end to your perfect day and one of the best forms of entertainment for your guests. And, of course, a glorious display of light can make for some magical wedding photographs. As a wedding photograph, […]

Wedding Planning – The Legal Lowdown

Are you getting ready to give your marriage notice in Leicestershire? There are lots of very, VERY old laws surrounding getting married and they tend to be the last thing on your mind as a newly-engaged, hyper-excited couple! Let me help get the boring, yet very necessary, legal bits and bobs sorted. That way, you can […]

How to survive the heat

My wonderful job as a wedding photographer in Leicestershire and beyond led me on quite a warm journey last summer. I melted, sweated, hogged the fan and drank a fair few gallons of icy cold water. And that was just at one particularly hot wedding during world cup season! As we finally head into the warmth […]

Leicester Wedding Photography – A Wedding With Personality

You’re planning the biggest day of your lives. But have you thought about how you will make your wedding day unique to YOU and give your guests a day to remember? Whether you’ve started your Leicester wedding photography search yet or not, I’m here to help you inject a bit of your personalities into your big day. I’m Rachael […]

SuperMum to the Rescue – Melton Wedding Photography

Spring and Mother’s Day go hand in hand. Chocolates (because of Easter) and fresh daffodils and spending time together outside in the warming sunshine are all fantastic treats to remind mum how important she is to you. I hope you treated your mum to something meaningful at the weekend or if you ARE the mother, that […]

Children at weddings – yes or no?

Should you have children at your wedding or not? Is this something you’re agonising over? Does your partner agree with your opinion on the subject? Have your family told you that children at weddings is what makes the day? But you’re still not sure. I have been to weddings with no children and loved that […]

Snowy Wedding Day – Dream or Disaster

Worried about snow spoiling your wedding? Or did you book a winter wedding with your fingers firmly crossed for a snowy wedding day? Leicestershire has almost entirely missed out on the gorgeous cold stuff that the rest of the country has enjoyed (!) this week, which has had me thinking. And reminiscing. The first wedding I ever photographed […]

Leicester Wedding Planning – Where To Start

Are you newly engaged and getting excited to make your Leicester wedding plans? A wedding is such a big thing to organise (even a small wedding) – where on earth should you start? Honestly, if you’re one of the first of your friends to get married, it can be more than a little overwhelming. There is so much […]

How to Plan a Wedding in Under 6 Months

So, you think it takes years to plan the perfect wedding do you? Many couples do take their time, but that’s often because they need to save up some money at the same time. It’s totally possible to do it quickly if you want to. Along my journey as a Leicester wedding photographer, I’ve picked up a few top […]