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Herts and Beds Weddings Magazine

Back in December the features editor of  “Your Herts and Beds Wedding Magazine” was ringing local Hertfordshire Wedding photographers and asking if they had any memorable wedding that year, the thing is that all my weddings are memorable but one did spring to mind. The wedding of Laura and Russell Pert back in October, this wedding matches the magazine perfectly as the wedding was in Hertfordshire and the reception was in Bedfordshire. The service was at St Nicholas Church in Harpenden, we then changed county for the reception at Luton Hoo.

“We Speak to some of the region’s most talented wedding photographers to reveal their favourite big day shots”


Well Grounded

Shot on 9th October, 2010, this image of Laura and Russell Pert by Peter Hearl is a beautiful image taken at Luton Hoo — and a favourite of Peter’s. He tells us: “I love this shot because it captures an intimate moment betweed the pair, and it was the only time in the day that they could steal a walk together through the stunning grounds.”


Jean-Maré and David – Wedding Highlights

Here is a wedding update,

I have just found this video on YouTube of Jean Mare and David’s Wedding.  A Wedding I shot last August at St Nicholas Church in Harpenden. The Video was shot by Aardvark Wedding Films a very professional and friendly team of videographers and great to work with.

I hope you enjoy it.

p.s sorry they did catch me on video, but only a couple of times.


Wedding Highlights – Jean-Mare and David from Aardvark Films on Vimeo.

2010 Wedding Show Reel

As I had a bit of time this weekend I thought I would create a wedding show reel of some of this years weddings. I used iphoto to export the images in HD 720p format video, seems to work ok. The video has weddings for Luton Hoo, Sopwell House and St Nicholas Church Harpenden, hope you like it.

Laura and Russells Wedding Luton Hoo

Just into October after a week or two of bad weather Saturday the 9th was looking good, but as usual the BBC weather was wrong. It didn’t rain which was good but it was a bit cold and overcast all day. The day started with me heading to the venue about 9 o’clock to photograph the bride prep.

Luton Hoo was the venue, and what a great venue a 18th century Grade 1 listed Mansion House on the boarder of Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire. I then off the the Cross Keys in Harpenden to catch up with the groom. After a quick bit of Dutch courage the groom and best man made there way across to St Nicholas church to wait for the bride.

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The venue Luton Hoo
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Shoes By Rainbow

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Hair and Makeup by Candace Roberts
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Harry the ring boy arrives, 18 months old and looking the part.
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Russell making sure the boys know there jobs.

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Laura arrives with her father looking fantastic followed by two flower girls.
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Harry getting down on the dance floor.
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The next Luck Girl.

Jean-Mare and David at St Nicholas Church Harpenden

I had great time shooting Jean-Mare and David’s this weekend, what a lovely couple, I wish them all the best. Its was a very changeable day weather wise but the rain stopped at the right time even time for me to take the photographs.

They ceremony started at 12:00 at St Nicholas Church in Harpenden, It is the oldest known church in Harpenden,  Hertfordshire. It was originally built as a Chapel-of-Ease in about 1217, until  it was enlarged and the existing tower added in 1470. The old  church was demolished in 1861 to make way for a larger building. The tower  contains a ring of eight bells, the oldest of which dated from 1612.

He are just some of the images for the day.













Tara and Adians Wedding Sandridge, Saint Albans

The 12th of September was a perfect autumn day when Tara and Adrian got married at Sandridge in St.Leonard’s church.













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