Braintree and Bocking Public Gardens are located close to the Braintree District Council offices in the Causeway in the lovely market town of Braintree in north Essex and it makes an idyllic location for a pre wedding photo shoot. It is a beautiful public gardens with lots of colourful flower beds, magnificent specimen trees, traditional wooden benches a picturesque pond, shelters and lots of different play equipment for children to play on. It was here that I met up with Helen and Lee one Sunday afternoon a few months ago
‘With over 25 years of bespoke wedding services, Stock Brook Country Club has long been established as the premiere wedding venue in Essex’ Well that’s what it says on their web site anyway and I have absolutely no reason to disbelieve it.
I have to say Stock Brook Manor is an excellent wedding venue, it’s set in over 250 acres of English countryside on the outskirts of the picturesque village of Stock in central Essex and It’s here that I photographed the wedding of Jane and Ben some few weeks ago.
I was recently commissioned to take some family portrait photographs to mark a 60th Birthday celebration. However not only was it the ‘mums’ birthday celebration it was also a family reunion as it was a fairly unique opportunity for all the family members to get together all at the same time, people had travelled from across Essex and from as far away as Surrey.
There were 12 people in all, as well as three dogs who wanted to get in on the act.
It was a great joy recently for me to photograph the wedding of Emma and Andrew at Castle Hedingham in north Essex. I started the day by Photographing Emma at her parents’ house in nearby Gosfield, She spent the morning
Essex Wedding Photography Pre wedding photoshoot with Emma Andrew Emma and Andrew are a fantastic couple who live in Sible Hedingham north Essex. Their plan is to get married at St Nicholas’s church in nearby Castle Hedingham and then
A few weeks ago I was commissioned to shoot some family portrait photographs for a family living at West Mersea in Essex. I have actually photographed Jane (mum) and Tabitha (daughter) before (see here) but this time they were joined by (dad) Dominic.
What they wanted were some outdoor shots of the family having fun together but also a few posed shots, semi formal shots where they would all sit and face towards the camera.
‘Focus on Imaging’ On Tuesday I ventured north to the National Exhibition Center (NEC) near Birmingham to attend the annual ‘Focus on Imaging’ event. ‘Focus’ as it’s generally referred to is Europe’s biggest annual imaging show, and covers all your
If you follow my blog then you will know that that over the past year I have attended a number of wedding photography training courses run by Braintree photographer Jeff Turnbull, www.jeffturnbull.com. Jeff is an excellent photographer specialising in weddings
Although I have labelled this as a ‘portrait shoot’ it was actually photographed using two models. However the style of posing and photography used easily represents that which could be used for an engagement shoot. It would also be ideal for a pre wedding shoot or a very stylish portrait shoot for a boyfriend and girlfriend, husband and wife, partners etc.
The images were all taken during a day spent with Jeff Turnbull
Photojournalism Essex|Press Photography. I was sitting at home a few days ago amidst the recent fall of snow when I received a call from Newsquest Media asking if there was any chance I could get some ‘nice’ snowy images for