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The Lawn Rochford ~ An Interview With Our Bride Emily

A huge thank to Emily for taking the time to tell us all about her wonderful wedding day at The Lawn Rochford and getting married to the very lucky Stacey!

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The Lawn Rochford Wedding ~ Just One

  I loved Amanda & Rob’s wedding at The Lawn, Rochford ~ my second home this year! I first met Amanda several years ago at her sister Katie’s marriage to Dan, also at the Lawn. […]

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ST MARY’S BENFLEET ~ JUST ONE

  A short and sweet wedding for me at the newly refurbished St Mary’s Church in Benfleet. I was with Kate & Nick just for the service and a few family groups after, before they […]

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HOLIDAY INN SOUTHEND WEDDING ~ JUST ONE

  My first wedding photographing at the Holiday Inn Southend and what a great challenge set by Kay and Andrew. Like so many of my couples I had previously met Kay when I photographed her […]

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GOSFIELD HALL ESSEX WEDDING ~ JUST ONE

  What can I say about Gosfield Hall? A stunning venue with photograph opportunities around literally every corner. I was so pleased that Jenny & Darren asked me to photograph their wedding, having met Darren several […]

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Roslin Hotel Wedding Reception for Irene & John

  The most bittersweet of posts. I first met Irene a number of years ago when I photographed her daughter Sue’s wedding, so I was over the moon when she asked me all this time […]

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ORSETT HALL WEDDING ~ JUST ONE

  It’s been a little while since I was at Orsett Hall to photograph a wedding and it was lovely to be back at a venue that has so many great little spots to get lovely […]

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Braxted Park Wedding ~ Just One

  A really unusual Just One for this Braxted Park wedding, but the evening spectacular had to be seen to be believed. This is Corvina & Richard taking to the floor joining in with their […]

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The Lawn Rochford again! Just One

  Another beautiful wedding with too many to choose from! Emily and Stacey were married at The Lawn, Rochford on a gorgeous summer’s day. It was a privilege to watch Emily go from the shy young […]

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The Lawn Rochford ~ Just One

  Slightly different from the norm, but I just love this. Sarah & Michael gave us one of the most emotional weddings of the year so far at The Lawn, Rochford. It’s quite hard to […]

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St Andrew’s Church Ashingdon Wedding ~ Just One

  The most beautiful sunny day for Grace & Brett’s wedding at St Andrew’s Church Ashingdon, where Father Tim presided over the ceremony, Polly Pootles provided the best wedding transport and yours truly may have […]

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Stockbrook Golf & Country Club Wedding ~ Just One

Gorgeous sunset for a gorgeous couple. Sarah & Chris held their wedding reception at Stockbrook Manor where the loveliest of Spring days was followed with a quite spectacular sunset. I can’t wait to finally have […]

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Gaynes Park Wedding ~ Just one

  It’s so difficult to pick just one! Here is an evening shot from Jane and Ollie’s wedding at the very lovely Gaynes Park, Essex. I will look forward to doing the full blog post […]

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Maison Talbooth Wedding ~ Just One

  Louisa and David we married in May at the lovely Maison Talbooth in Dedham near Colchester, Essex, a perfect venue for the slightly smaller wedding. Their reception was held at Le Talbooth, just a […]

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The Lawn Rochford Wedding ~ Just One

    Debbie and James were  married at The Lawn in Rochford on one of the first lovely days that we have had in April. Their youngest son Sam kind of stole the show early […]

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The Old Parish Rooms Rayleigh ~ Just One

  OK, so technically this isn’t the Old Parish Rooms in Rayleigh, but it is just two seconds over the road. I love this – it looks so romantic – but Cheryl and Dan placed […]

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Braxted Park Wedding ~ Just One

    Lucy and Anthony were married in the grounds of Braxted Park in All Saints Church and hosted their drinks reception and wedding breakfast in the beautiful house, before moving on to the pavillion […]

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Its All In The Details

So much time and thought go into finding the perfect details that compliment your wedding. From choosing the colour and type of flowers that make your wedding special, to themed table displays,  fabulous cakes, gorgeous […]

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The Lawn Rochford Diamond Wedding ~ Just One

I first met Pam & Alan ten years ago when I photographed their Golden Wedding Anniversary party, also at The Lawn in Rochford. I was thrilled (and a little shocked) when Pam got in touch […]

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Engagement Shoot at Battlesbridge, Essex for Cheryl & Dan

Battlesbridge was the location for Cheryl and Dan’s engagements shoot, a special place for the couple as this is where Dan proposed to Cheryl.

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Leez Priory Winter Wedding ~ Just One

  Our last wedding of 2014, on almost the last day of 2014! Mary & Sam were married at Leez Priory and the weather was kind enough to let us pop outside for a little […]

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Pontlands Park Wedding for Penny & James

    It was pretty in Pink for Penny & James springtime vintage themed wedding at Pontlands Park, Great Baddow.  Here Penny tells us about the preparations for their wedding which made it personal and […]

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Hylands House Wedding for Hannah and Adam

Hannah and Adam’s wedding took place on a beautiful autumn day at Hylands House, Chelmsford. Here Hannah tells us about the preparations in the run up to the wedding and the day itself.

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Barn Brasserie reception for Rachel & James

Rachel & James’ wedding day and reception at the Barn Brasserie in Great Tey, couldn’t have been much more removed from their engagement session weather wise. The last time I had photographed them it was […]

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A Welwyn Village Wedding for Jo and James

I first met Jo & James a couple of years ago at James’ sister Jennie’s wedding. It’s always lovely to see families again and this was certainly no exception. An easy list of names for […]

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Southend-on-Sea Seafront Engagement Portrait Shoot

As we baton down the hatches in preparation for the ‘Beast from the East’ freeze, we take a look back at a lovely summer engagement portrait session we did on the seafront at Southend-on-Sea with […]

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Christmas Wedding Album

As the snow-clouds gather over us at Studio Rochford we take a look at our favourite Christmas wedding which featured stunning red bridesmaid dresses, a grand Christmas tree and snow!  Liz & Dave’s wedding took […]

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Brentwood Cathedral Wedding ~ Adele & Chris

It’s always lovely to hear from our brides and Adele is no exception.  Here she tells us all about the plans and preparations for her wedding to Chris.

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Fellow of the British Institute of Professional Photography ~ I have a very proud Dad.

Last Thursday, after procrastinating for too many years, I finally submitted a panel in the hope of upgrading my qualification with the BIPP to Associate. It’s something that I have struggled with for a while, […]

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Park Inn Palace Hotel Southend Wedding ~ Katie-Jane & Nick

Studio Rochford’s photographer Sally Claydon has known Katie-Jane’s family for many years so it was a real privilege to photograph her marriage to Nick.  They won the prize for the ‘Most Loved-Up Couple of 2012’…proofing […]

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