Posts By Sandy McClure

6 Things you need to consider while choosing a photographer for your wedding

There are literally thousands of wedding photographers in the UK so picking the right one for you can be tricky. If you don’t know anything about photography it can be even harder. For most people, hiring a wedding photographer is the first experience they have of having to hire a professional photographer. With a lack… Read More

Berkeley Castle Wedding Photography – Kirstin & Dan

Berkeley Castle might just be my new favourite wedding venue, it’s atmospheric, packed with history and the grounds are stunning. All fantastic ingredients for some lovely wedding photos ? Getting ready I arrived early to shoot the preparations, Kirstin plus bridesmaids and family were all getting ready in Brook House just opposite Berkeley Castle with… Read More

8 of my favourite wedding venues in Bristol 2019

Are you looking for a place to get married in Bristol? As a wedding photographer, I am often asked which venue is my favourite. This is an almost impossible question to answer, there are so many great venues in and around Bristol that I couldn’t possible pick just one! So below I’ve listed 8 of… Read More

Wedding day timeline for a 1pm wedding

As a wedding photographer, I go to a lot of weddings (I know shocking right?!). So I have a pretty good idea of what typically happens during a wedding day timeline. When you are planning your wedding, it can be helpful to know what to expect to happen and to have an idea of how… Read More

Thornbury Castle Wedding – Kim + Michael

When Kim got in touch about shooting her and Michaels wedding at Thornbury Castle I admit I was a little excited after she told me all they had planned. They were flying in from California along with most of their guests (other than Michaels family who were UK based) and Kim had planned a proper castle themed… Read More

Coombe Lodge near Blagdon winter wedding photography

Coombe Lodge near Blagdon is a great venue for a winter wedding, the inside space is fantastic so even if it chucks it down all day, you still have a lovely space to celebrate in. (You can see Coombe Lodge in summer by clicking here) Winter weddings have become more popular recently, summer is great and… Read More

The best Bristol wedding photography locations

As a Bristol wedding photographer, I obviously do a lot of weddings at venues around Bristol. Most venues have got some lovely spots for photography within their grounds but if you are feeling a bit more adventurous, there are a ton of other locations around Bristol that we can nip off to. I also do… Read More

How to deal with rain on your wedding day

How to deal with rain on your wedding day Everybody hopes for good weather on their wedding day, a lovely day hanging out in the sun is fantastic but unfortunately we have no control over the weather so it is helpful to know what to do about rain on your wedding day. I live in… Read More

Avon Gorge by Hotel Du Vin Wedding Photography – Kelly & Matt

I first met Kelly and Matt at the Avon Gorge Hotel, as the recommended photographer there they had seen some of my work and were interested in talking to me about their wedding. The hotel had recently been refurbished and they were excited about being among the first couples to get married in the gorgeous… Read More

Bath Wedding Photographer – Rona + Jacks Marquee Wedding

One of the best things about being a Bath wedding photographer is getting to shoot the beautiful Somerset landscape which is why it was great that Rona and Jack chose a marquee wedding. Shooting marquee wedding photography always brings something new as it is a blank canvas for couples to have their wedding done their… Read More