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Friars Carse Country House

Friars Carse Country House Wedding

I’m so excited!! I’ve just booked my first wedding in Scotland since moving back to Glasgow, and it’s at the stunning Friars Carse in Dumfries. Venue Visits I visit wedding venues with every couple, even if I’ve photographed weddings at that venue multiple times. My approach is to tailor coverage to each couple, and that relates…
bride walks down aisle to meet groom at their Rustic Shireburn Arms Wedding

Rustic Shireburn Arms Wedding

I had the opportunity to shoot Abbey & Adam’s Rustic Shireburn Arms Wedding on Friday. Here are a few sneak preview photos from the day. I love this moment where Abbey is walking down the aisle with her dad, and her eyes meet Adam’s. I’m always looking for moments like this when shooting. Wedding photography for…
guests throw confetti at Ramsbottom Civic Hall

Wildflower Ramsbottom Civic Hall Wedding

On the morning of the wedding, I met Amy where she was getting ready at home. After her grand entrance in her dress, I headed to the venue to meet groom Matt & to get some wedding venue detail photos of the hall. Ramsbottom Civic Hall Nestled deep within the Metropolitan Borough of Bury is…
Hard Day's Night HotelWeddings
bride and groom portrait on wedding day in Liverpool city centre

Hard Day’s Night Winter Wedding With Reindeer

On Thursday, I had the pleasure of photographing Beccy & Graeme’s fabulous winter wedding at the Hard Day’s Night hotel. I do love a good wedding day surprise! I was really excited when Graeme got in touch to tell me he’s arranged surprise reindeer for Beccy. Beccy had really wanted reindeer at the wedding, but…
bride and groom portrait next to ice cream van at their Rustic Statham Lodge Autumn Wedding

Rustic Statham Lodge Hotel Autumn Wedding

On a rather wet day in October, I had the pleasure of shooting the wedding of Sonya & James. They were awesome, a really fun couple to work with, and no amount of rain was going to dampen their spirits. The ice cream was enjoyed by the guests in the rain, and the couple had…
bride and groom in Parsonage gardens at their Rustic Didsbury Parsonage Wedding

Rustic Didsbury Parsonage Wedding

Near Fletcher Moss Park, you’ll find one of Manchester’s historical hidden gems. Parsonage Gardens used to be the original village green in Didsbury. It’s home to the beautiful grade two listed building which is The Didsbury Parsonage Trust. The view of The Didsbury Parsonage, also known as ‘The Old Parsonage’ from the gardens. September is a…
bride and groom exchange rings during wedding ceremony at Peckforton Castle

Peckforton Castle Fairytale Summer Wedding

I had been wanting to shoot a wedding at Peckforton Castle for ages! When Lesley and Chris booked me to shoot their Peckforton Castle Fairytale Summer Wedding, I was really excited about the opportunity to work there! There are so many amazing features in the castle. One of my favourite locations for portraits inside the castle…
bride and groom portrait with Chancellors Hotel in the background

Romantic Period House Wedding at Chancellors Hotel

Romantic Period House Wedding at Chancellors Hotel on a glorious day in summer with afternoon tea The Inspiration Victoria & Warren tell us about the inspiration for their wedding day: ‘With a love of Jane Austen and romantic period dramas, we wanted to have a traditional English Summer Wedding.’ ‘We had a traditional Afternoon tea…
Liverpool & WirralWeddings
bride and groom portrait with traffic

Rustic Royal Liver Building Wedding

I’ve photographed many weddings in Liverpool over the last decade, and this location has featured as a backdrop many times in my portfolio, but I’ve never had the opportunity to shoot at one of Liverpool’s most iconic buildings; the infamous Royal Liver Building. We got these portraits just before sunset. The location on Liverpool’s riverside makes…
bride and groom portrait in the gardens at the Deanwater Hotel

Fun Summer Deanwater Hotel Wedding

Summer Deanwater Hotel Wedding: Joadie & Andrews Relaxed & Fun Wedding I initially met Joadie & Andrew at the Wedding Fair at Event City in the autumn before their wedding. They told me a little about their plans for the wedding day, and when they mentioned there was to be a rodeo bull / bucking…
bride and groom portrait at their sunny summer Blush & Blue Falcon Manor Wedding

Blush & Blue Falcon Manor Wedding

Blush & Blue Falcon Manor Wedding; Laura & Steven’s sunny June wedding with the ceremony at St Mary the Virgin’s church in Long Preston. Bridal Preparations at Falcon Manor I met Laura and the girls at Falcon Manor on the morning of the wedding. The room details were stunning, and there were plenty of options…
Pre-Wedding Shoots
Couple portrait in front of Tower Bridge in London, by Karen Julia Photography

London Sunrise Pre-Wedding Photography

London Sunrise Pre-Wedding Photography Charlotte & Liam’s London Sunrise Pre-Wedding Photography on a sunny morning in May. Charlotte & Liam are getting married at Shrigley Hall in August, but live in London. I suggested we do their pre-wedding shoot in London, and they loved the idea! We agreed to meet on Westminster Bridge at sunrise, and…
bride and groom portrait at the fishermans retreat

The Fisherman’s Retreat Rustic Spring Wedding

Mel & Chris’s Fisherman’s Retreat Rustic Spring Wedding featuring rustic details, lilac bridesmaids dresses, blue suits and not one, but two stunning bride dresses. The Fisherman’s Retreat Spring Wedding: Couple Interview What’s the theme / style of your wedding? Rustic burlap lace theme. As soon as I visited the venue I got the imagine in my…
bride and groom portraits outside Shrigley Hall

Springtime Shrigley Hall Wedding

A Springtime Shrigley Hall Wedding featuring dusky pink and silver grey colour scheme, complemented with ivory and pink bouquets. Bridal Preparations at Shrigley Hall Wedding Ceremony in the Tilden Suite The Tilden suite was transformed, with white chair covers and dusky pink chair sashes that matched the couples colour scheme. The dusky pink looked amazing…
Lowry Theatre WeddingsManchesterWeddings
bride and groom portrait at night at their Lowry Theatre Winter Wedding

Lowry Theatre Winter Wedding

 A Colourful Lowry Theatre winter wedding in March; Hannah & Mark’s navy and cornflower blue colour themed wedding with colourful night portraits in Salford Quays. Hannah & Mark’s Lowry Theatre Winter Wedding Photography The Lowry Theatre is a great venue for a winter wedding. There’s loads of space inside, with a variety of different locations…
bride and groom portrait during their Classic & Elegant Deanwater Hotel Wedding

Classic & Elegant Deanwater Hotel Wedding

Looking for inspiration for your Deanwater Hotel wedding? Check out Katie & Kevin’s classic & elegant wedding at this Cheshire wedding venue in Spring.   Katie & Kevin were to be married at their local church, St Chads in Cheadle. I met Katie in the morning to get a few shots of everyone getting ready,…
bride and groom portrait at Mottram Hall Autumn Wedding by Karen Julia Photography

Mottram Hall Autumn Wedding

Mottram Hall Autumn Wedding I love Mottram Hall at any time of year, but it’s particularly gorgeous in the autumn. Fran & Christ had a crisp, clear day for their wedding, it felt more like a summer day! We’d planned all sorts of cool things for rain and low light. Spoiler alert: sparklers! It was…
Crewe Hall Wedding Photography a dance floor group shot selfie

Crewe Hall Wedding Photography

Crewe Hall Wedding Photography; A sunny summer September weddings featuring lilac bridesmaids dresses, purple lighting & sparklers I first met Gary & Hannah at the wedding fair at Event City in September 2014. I hadn’t shot a wedding at Crewe Hall previously, so I was really looking forward to it, and there was more than…