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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

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

Group shots on your wedding day which ones to include and how to best tackle them. For your guests (and you) it’s probably the most boring part of the day. – lots of hanging around, waiting to hear their name and smiling for the camera when really, your guests just want to spend time celebrating.  […]

Group shots on your wedding day

Wedding party group photograph, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire by Kathryn Goddard Photography

Do you love colour? I capture colourful, natural wedding photographs. I get excited when I find a colourful doorway, lush greens in a garden, vibrant oranges at sunset.  Don’t hide colour – I celebrate them!  My photography is described as colourful and natural. Colour provide indicators of times of the year, lush greens and autumnal […]

Colourful wedding photography

colourful wedding bouquet by Kathryn Goddard Photography

As wedding photographers, we use a lot of terminologies that you may not understand. This blog is to help you get to know some of the terminology used in wedding photography. Traditional Traditional wedding photos are the standard portraits, poses, and events taken at weddings. These are the images that we get at every wedding, […]

Terminology of wedding photography

Wedding rings by Kathryn Goddard Photography

What are the must-have wedding photos from your special day?  Here is my list of the must-have wedding photos you should have captured on your wedding day.  Must-have photo – Getting ready ♥ Morning preparations full of nerves and anticipation are important moments to capture. It helps to tell the complete story of your wedding day. […]

6 must-have wedding photos

Bride and Groom enjoying a quiet moment together - Gower Wedding by Kathryn Goddard Photography

No matter how large or small your wedding celebration is, hiring a professional photographer to capture all the details, the love and the joy of your day is a well worth investment. These are the one thing you can hold onto forever. How do you choose the right wedding photographer for your day? Get researching […]

How to choose the right wedding photographer for your day?

Bride and Groom at Eastington Park by Kathryn Goddard Photography