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Read through our blogs, we cover all sorts of topics from Family Photoshoots to even Wedding Tips and Advice!

Wedding planning by Amber Harlow Essex Wedding MUA
November 9, 2023

Wedding Planning Tips by Amber Harlow, Essex Wedding Make Up Artist

Wedding Planning? – Here are some helpful bits of advice from Amber Harlow, Essex Wedding Make Up Artist Amber Harlow is a professional make...

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Beautiful night portrait of bride and grooms reflected in lake at night
October 31, 2023

How to Manage Wedding Stress: Essex Edition

Introduction Planning a wedding can be an incredibly exciting and joyous time in your life. It’s a celebration of love, commitment, and the start...

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Wedding photographer captured a bride and groom at Gosfield Hall near a stag statue with a beautiful sun set
October 4, 2023

The Ultimate Guide to Wedding Floristry: Elevating Your Big Day with Blooms, Bouquets, and Beyond

Introduction A wedding is more than just a ceremony; it’s a culmination of love, dreams, and a commitment to a shared future. Every detail,...

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September 19, 2023

Discovering Elegance and History: Gosfield Hall – Essex Wedding Venue

Gosfield Hall, an enchanting gem nestled in the heart of Essex, stands as a testament to timeless elegance and historical grandeur. This magnificent mansion...

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September 11, 2023

Top Tips for Perfect Weddings in Essex: Finding the Right Photographer, Hair, and Makeup

Planning a wedding is an exhilarating journey, and when it comes to tying the knot in Essex, the possibilities are endless. From breathtaking venues...

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February 25, 2020

You said “YES”, now how to pop the question to your bridesmaids!

As an Essex wedding photographer I know that bridesmaids are the ultimate wedding heroes. They fix the Bride’s makeup, fix her dress after partying...

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November 8, 2019

Real brides & grooms give their advice – compiled by your Essex Wedding Photographer

Getting married in Essex? Here is some fantastic advice to help you with your wedding planning. Who better to ask for wedding planning advice...

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June 15, 2019

Top tips for choosing your perfect Essex wedding venue

When you spend as much time as I do photographing people’s wedding days in Essex and surrounding counties, you learn a thing or two...

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March 19, 2019

Tips, tactics and trends for writing and delivering a great wedding speech

After the ceremony, before the big cake cutting, the speeches take centre stage. Traditionally delivered by the Father of the Bride, Groom and Best...

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Children at weddings
January 11, 2019

Children at weddings: to be or not to be?

It is a tricky element of wedding planning: Children or no children? As a wedding photographer in Essex and I’ve noticed that some couples...

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September 27, 2018

How to Get the Most Out of Wedding Shows/Exhibitions in Essex

Engaged?? Congratulations! Now it’s time to start wedding planning. So for many brides the first port of call is a wedding show and we...

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September 14, 2018

Wedding advice – Bridal shoes: The ultimate lowdown 

There’s a reason shoes are the known as a girl’s best friend: They can take an outfit from a six to a ten in...

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September 11, 2018

The Ultimate Wedding Planning Checklist

As an Essex wedding photographer I know how important it is to be prepared, I have checklist for everything, just in case! Let’s take...

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September 7, 2018

The Ultimate Guide to Wedding Dress Shopping in Essex: Finding Your Dream Gown

Your wedding day is one of the most memorable and special moments of your life. Naturally, you want everything to be perfect, especially your...

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September 7, 2018

Shedding for the wedding!

Top tips to be tip top on the big day Brides and grooms naturally want to look and feel their best on their wedding...

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