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Dave + Katie // He’s her lobster…

Dave + Katie // He’s her lobster…

At David + Katie's wedding I kept finding myself saying....He's her lobster! Lobster : noun, plural : Refers to the person of whom another is meant to be with forever. The term originated due to the fact that lobsters mate for life. (At least, according to Phoebe)...

A Dragon + Viking love story // Wedding Nanteos Mansion

A Dragon + Viking love story // Wedding Nanteos Mansion

I got to return to Nanteos this month to photograph Lee + Lisa's wedding. Lee and Lisa's wedding plans caught my eye from the very first enquiry - she mentioned Moomins so that was pretty much the decider for me! Their day would reflect their cultures, Lee is Welsh...

Rowton Castle Wedding // Ben + Libby

Rowton Castle Wedding // Ben + Libby

When Ben + Libby first enquired and told me Rowton Castle was their venue choice, I’m not going to lie, I almost didn’t want to do it. You see Rowton Castle is an extremely important place for me - It’s where I got married back in 2008. I was kind of nervous to see...

Ed + Jo’s Wedding // Real Ale, Smoke Bombs and Piglets!

Ed + Jo’s Wedding // Real Ale, Smoke Bombs and Piglets!

Warning.....This wedding is so bloody cool after seeing it, I promise, you will want to do yours all over again..... I certainly did! Ed + Jo had already married at Chester Zoo (yes, I know, makes you love them even more right)! I joined them for the blessing and...

Claire Mischevani // Bridal Collection – 2017

Claire Mischevani // Bridal Collection – 2017

When top bridal designer Claire Mischevani asks if you'll photograph her new collection, the only answer is YES!! Not only do I love Claire's designs, I'm also a little bit in love with her too! She is so warm and lovely and an absolute joy to work with and her talent...

Dan + Tamsin – Tintern Abbey – Shit just got real!

Dan + Tamsin – Tintern Abbey – Shit just got real!

I'd been excited for Tam + Dan's wedding for so long, since first meeting with them in 2014. We met at The Anchor, their wedding reception venue just a stones throw from the stunning Tintern Abbey. Tam had spotted a 'creepy cottage' that she thought I would...

Garthmyl Hall –  Styled Shoot – Vintage Glam

Garthmyl Hall – Styled Shoot – Vintage Glam

So not only has it already been a very exciting year for Rocksalt going through big changes, but also a new exciting venue has opened its doors and it's just down the road!! Julia at Garthmyl Hall got in touch about doing some work at her new venue and I jumped at the...

Sara + Kate // Rosedew Farm // Llantwit Major

Sara + Kate // Rosedew Farm // Llantwit Major

Sara + Kate married at Rosedew Farm (Farmers Barns) in March this year. I was accompanied by the lovely Charlie Leya - http://www.charlieleyaphotography.com/ I was so excited to see the details when arriving, I had chatted to the ladies about their plans and couldn't...