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Sustainable weddings, also known as eco-friendly weddings, are becoming increasingly popular for couples who want to minimise their environmental impact on their special day as well as celebrate their love. Here are some ways to incorporate sustainable practices into your wedding planning: Venue Attire Decorations My personal recommendations are: Food Favours Other sustainable ideas You […]

Planning a sustainable wedding

Wedding planning can be exciting for some, however it can be a little be scary for others  –  there are just so many wedding suppliers out there. Wedding fairs are a great place to start plus there is always the added temptation of a glass of fizz, cake samples, special offers and goody bags to entice you along.  However, it can […]

My top tips for visiting a wedding fair

Bridal bouquet at Clevedon Hall

The weather in the UK is never predictable which can make choosing a wedding date feel like a gamble, regardless of the season; the sunshine does not come with a money back guarantee. The only way that couples can combat this unpredictability is to face the risks head on, work out what the potential problems […]

Weather proof your wedding – tips for your wedding day

Couple in wedding attire on a windy day in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

BEFORE, DURING AND AFTER OF HOW I CAPTURE YOUR WEDDING DAY For many of you, you have probably been planning your wedding day for a long time. For me, it is very important that your wedding is YOUR day and that you spend that day celebrating with family and friends, not with me! I will not demand […]

What to expect? Photographing your wedding

Bride and Groom at Tracy Park, confetti being thrown. Kathryn Goddard Photography

To me this is the most important question to ask any wedding supplier when planning your wedding. However it is one that I am rarely asked! Couples always comment that they had never thought of asking it.  So, what is this essential question you should ask every supplier involved in your wedding?  What are your […]

The most important question to ask when planning your wedding

Kathryn Goddard Photography

As part of my full-day wedding packages I currently include a pre-wedding photoshoot. For some couples this is a must-have but some are unsure why you might want one.  So, if you are a little unsure of what a pre wedding shoot is and why you might want one, let me tell you a little bit […]

Pre-wedding Photoshoot – do you need one?

Couple walking in field of yellow flowers during pre wedding session by Kathryn Goddard Photograpgy

Child Friendly Wedding Tips For a Great Day For All Your Guests: Big and Little.  Children at weddings can bring so much joy, but working out how to accommodate them, ensure they are entertained, well fed and don’t get bored can also feel a little stressful! Having children at your wedding needn’t distract from the […]

Planning on Having Children at your Wedding? 

Little girl at wedding playing garden games by Kathryn Goddard Photography

You’re finally engaged and ready to hit the ground running with your wedding planning. You may have been dreaming of your perfect wedding for years, but don’t let ideas get ahead of your finances! While setting a budget can seem like a dull task – especially when there’s much more exciting tasks to be getting […]

You’re Engaged! Now let’s talk about the budget! 

engagement ring with heeled shoes by Kathryn Goddard Photography

Why it’s Important You LIKE your Wedding Photographer  When you choose a wedding photographer it is important that you actually like the person you hire. There are lots of decisions to make in the run up to the big day but picking the photographer is unique. In this post we will help you understand why […]

Is it important to like your wedding photographer?

Kathryn Goddard of Kathryn Goddard Photography

Not everybody is a natural when it comes to having their photo taken. Sometimes it can be hard to put yourself in the spotlight like that. Many couples are camera shy but when it comes to your wedding day, it’s important to try and get the best possible photos to make long lasting memories that […]

Wedding Photography for Camera Shy Couples

bride and groom at Clearwell Castle, Gloucestershire by Kathryn Goddard Photography